A man with a terminal lung disease completed the Seattle Marathon in just under 11 hours Sunday while towing his oxygen tank. KOMO-TV reported that Evans Wilson, 62, walked the entire 26.2-mile race Sunday and finished in 10 hours and 55 minutes. He began the marathon at approximately 6 a.m. local time and was accompanied … Continue reading Man with lung disease finishes marathon towing oxygen tank
It’s the end of a rollercoaster career for Miesha Tate. From realizing her dream and winning the UFC women’s bantamweight title when she defeated Holly Holm early this year to losing it by devastating first-round knockout at the hands of Amanda Nunes shortly thereafter, Tate has just about done it all. And now it’s time … Continue reading Miesha Tate announces retirement after loss at UFC 205
A banged-up Odell Beckham Jr. turned a short fourth-and-1 pass into a winning 66-yard catch and run with 1:24 to play Sunday as the New York Giants snapped a three-game losing streak with a stunning 27-23 victory over the hurting Baltimore Ravens. The win was the 700th in franchise history. Beckham gave it to the … Continue reading NFL Recap Week 6: Baltimore Ravens (3-3) 23 at New York Giants (3-3) 27
Maria Sharapova can start playing tennis again in April. That was the ruling of the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday after hearing an appeal from Sharapova over her two-year doping ban. The court reduced the Russian tennis star's suspension to 15 months after determining that she acted with "no significant fault." In a … Continue reading Maria Sharapova meldonium suspension reduced to 15 months
There are reports that golf legend Arnold Palmer died on Sunday in Pittsburgh. Golf Digest Editor Joel Beall tweeted just before 8:30 p.m. that Palmer was confirmed dead. Golf Digest’s official account followed soon after. Dave Shedloski, another editor with Golf Digest, tweeted that he passed away in Pittsburgh.