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Tiffany Jackson: Former All-American basketball player dies from breast cancer at 37, according to university

CNN  —  The University of Texas at Austin women’s basketball program is “mourning the loss of Longhorn legend” Tiffany Jackson, the school said on Monday in a statement on their website. Jackson was 37 years old and passed away after a battle with breast cancer according to the school. Jody …

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NFL Week 4: What we learned

CNN  —  With a lot of starting NFL players not playing in the preseason, the first few weeks of a new season sometimes are more mistake ridden and have more miscues than we’d tend expect. But, by Week 4, those kinks are beginning to be ironed out and we’re starting …

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Bobby Wagner: Protester tackled by LA Rams linebacker as he ran onto field

CNN  —  A protester met the full-force of NFL linebacker Bobby Wagner on Monday night as the Los Angeles Rams hosted the San Francisco 49ers. At the end of the first half, a man ran onto the field at the Levi’s Stadium carrying a pink flare, temporarily halting play. While …

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Letsile Tebogo: Teenage sprinter wants to be remembered as an athletics great

CNN  —  In the hours before he coils himself into the starting blocks – a time when many sprinters would be fraught with nerves and tension – Letsile Tebogo finds solace in the soundtracks of home. “Most of the time, I just listen to music – traditional songs from here …

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Amir Malik is on a drive to make golf more inclusive for Muslims

CNN  —  Amir Malik is a man in love with golf. Yet golf has not always loved him back. A devoted sports fan since his childhood in Kingston upon Thames, London, he was fascinated with golf long before he took his first swing. But knowing nobody else who played, Malik …

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NFL faces intense scrutiny over concussion protocols

CNN  —  It’s been a turbulent fortnight for the NFL and its concussion protocols, with the league coming under intense scrutiny over the issue of players’ health. The saga around Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, which ended in him being taken to the hospital after suffering a concussion in a …

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Real Madrid President Perez says fans are drifting away from football

Reuters  —  Real Madrid President Florentino Perez said European football is “sick” and that changes are needed to stop younger fans drifting away from the sport, again touting the prospect of a Super League made up of the continent’s elite clubs. Perez is one of the key architects of the …

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Erling Haaland is on track to crush Premier League records

CNN  —  Erling Haaland is redefining the art of goalscoring in the 21st century, goal by goal, hat-trick by hat-trick. The 22-year-old seems to write a new scoring record every time he takes to the field and Sunday’s Manchester derby proved no exception. Three goals in Manchester City’s 6-3 dismantling …

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Buccaneers vs Chiefs: Tom Brady says he is ‘alright’ after sustaining arm injury in 41-31 Tampa Bay loss to Kansas City

CNN  —  Tom Brady brushed off any concerns about a potential arm injury in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ 41-31 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night. In the post-match press conference, the quarterback responded sharply to a question about his arm saying, “I’ll be alright. It’s football.” Despite …

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Jordan Anderson: NASCAR driver suffers second-degree burns after crash

CNN  —  NASCAR driver Jordan Anderson says he suffered second-degree burns to his face and body after his truck caught fire at the Camping World Truck Series race at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday. The 31-year-old described it as the “scariest moment of my racing career” after his vehicle erupted into …

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