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- MAC cancels football: What it means for the Power 5 and more
The Mid-American Conference became the first FBS conference to cancel its entire fall sports
schedule, including football. Will anyone from the Power 5 soon follow suit?
ESPN. Saturday, 8 Aug 2020.
- Back to school: CPS fall sports to have abbreviated season as officials works to finalize remote learning plan
Chicago Public Schools officials say school sports
will all have abbreviated fall seasons with in-person events.
ABC News. Saturday, 8 Aug 2020.
- Day in sports: Roger Goodell selected as NFL commissioner
A look at some of the biggest moments in sports
history to have occurred on August 8.
Los Angeles Times. Saturday, 8 Aug 2020.
- Hong Kongers forced to claim asylum despite being eligible for six-month BNO visa
Two BNO passport holders, who asked MailOnline to remain anonymous, said they were told by border agents they would be returned to Hong Kong unless they applied for asylum.
Daily Mail. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- In new era of sports consumption without fans, it's all apologies for 'potty mouths'
The absence of fans in stadiums and arenas has created challenges for TV broadcasters looking to capture the game vividly without the colorful language.
Los Angeles Times. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- Worried Britons beg the Government to decide on France quarantine
Families urged Transport Secretary Grant Shapps to make a decision on France before thousands of them go on holiday and risk children not starting school in September.
Daily Mail. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- Lionel Messi and Barcelona: Is his time at Nou Camp coming to an end?
examines the relationship between Barcelona and Lionel Messi, who has put contract talks on hold, and is free to walk away from the Nou Camp at the end of the season.
BBC News. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- 'The trading card market has been on fire,' Panini America VP of Marketing says
Back in the 1980s, Jason Howarth was collecting sports
trading cards just like every other kid.
Fox News. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- Equestrian Coach George Morris Accused in Lawsuit of Sexual Abuse of Teens
George Morris and Jimmy Williams have been barred from the sport
over allegations of sexual abuse. Now, people who said they were abused are escalating their legal battle.
New York Times. Friday, 7 Aug 2020.
- Coronavirus model projects U.S. death toll could hit 300,000 by December
A staggering and sobering projection shows the coronavirus pandemic is only getting worse in the U.S., and Florida's governor is continuing his push to not only resume classes on campus, but also start youth sports
CBS News. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- UK's winter athletes aim for a record Olympic medal haul
British winter sports
boss Vicky Gosling explains why Team GB is aiming for a record Olympic medal haul.
BBC News. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- Audio Ventures Backed By Kevin Durant, Kevin Costner Launched
Kevin Durant and Kevin Costner are separately backing new audio ventures launching today, one in sports
business, the other for people on road trips.
Forbes. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- As legal battle over school reopening proceeds, DeSantis stresses importance of sports
Flanked by coaches, athletes and politicians, Gov. Ron DeSantis Thursday used sports
to emphasize his support of school reopenings.
Yahoo. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- Cycling has to take 'hard look' at itself after Poland horror crash
The former head of world cycling's governing body says the sport
has to take a "hard look" at itself after a horror crash during the Tour of Poland left Dutch cyclist Fabio Jakobsen fighting for his life.
Sky News. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
- Josephine Skriver named Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2020 Rookie of the Year
Illustrated Swimsuit named Josephine Skriver as its 2020 rookie of the year.
Fox News. Thursday, 6 Aug 2020.
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