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Rob Gronkowski announces his retirement from the NFL

This is Gronkowski’s second time retiring from the NFL, having previously hung up his cleats in New England after playing from 2010 to 2018 with the Patriots before returning in 2020 to play two seasons with the Buccaneers. Gronkowski, 33, wrote on social media, “I want to thank the whole …

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Transgender women banned from playing in women’s international rugby league matches

In a statement, the IRL said it is “continuing work to review and update rules” and will “seek to use the upcoming World Cup to help develop a comprehensive inclusion policy.” The ban will be in place for the Rugby League World Cup, which begins in England on October 15. …

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Phoenix Suns: Morgan Cato named Assistant General Manager and Vice President of Basketball Operations

The Harvard Business School graduate will report to General Manager James Jones and work with head coach Monty Williams in several areas, including leadership and strategy for coaching development, player engagement and front office personnel operations. Cato most recently served as the NBA’s associate vice president of business operations for …

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British Gymnastics Whyte report: Culture of abuse leaves lasting legacy on its victims

London CNN  —  For Claire Heafford, the abuse she says she suffered as a young gymnast has left a lasting mark on her life. Heafford, who’s now in her 40s, told CNN Sport she experienced symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after competing in British gymnastics in the 1990s, when …

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Natela Dzalamidze: Russian-born tennis player changes nationality to avoid Wimbledon ban

The doubles specialist, ranked No. 43 in the world, is now officially listed as having Georgian nationality on the WTA website and is eligible to compete with doubles partner Aleksandra Krunić of Serbia when Wimbledon gets underway on June 27. After Wimbledon announced the ban on all Russian and Belarusian …

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US Open: Fitzpatrick wins first major after enthralling three-way fight

The 27-year-old edged past world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler and Will Zalatoris by a single shot following an enthralling, roller coaster battle with the American duo in Brookline, Massachusetts. Victory sees the world No. 18 make history as only the second player — and the first non-American — to win …

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Max Verstappen holds off Carlos Sainz to win Canadian Grand Prix

The reigning world champion prevailed in a nail-biting end-of-race fight with the Ferrari driver to secure his sixth win of the season and his second in a row after claiming a victory in Azerbaijan. The victory moves him 46 points clear in the championship ahead of Red Bull teammate Sergio …

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Heavy winds blow US Open field apart as Fitzpatrick and Zalatoris co-lead

As heavy winds in Brookline wreaked havoc across the field, the picture at the top of the leaderboard was blown wide-open, with Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick sharing the lead at four-under par heading into Sunday’s deciding round. Blustery conditions — a subject in every post-round news conference — contributed …

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Frustrated Justin Thomas goes on tirade after having to play awkward drain shot at US Open

The writing was perhaps on the wall before the 29-year-old had even struck his first competitive ball of the day at The Country Club. “From Louisville, Kentucky — Justin Thompson,” the tee box announcer mistakenly called as Thomas prepared for his opening drive, prompting a bemused reaction from the American. …

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