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Naomi Osaka Withdraws From Second Tournament Due To Mental Illness
Mental Health

Naomi Osaka, the Japanese tennis star, has withdrawn from next week's German Open grass court tournament, just days after withdrawing from the French Open due to mental health issues. “We have rece…

In A New Documentary Trailer, A Young Simone Biles Teases Future Greatness.
Gymnastics

The rise of Simone Biles to athletic superstardom is being documented in a documentary series. “Simone vs Herself” on Facebook Watch follows Biles’ rise from young champion in the making to the gre…

Serena Williams Loses At The French Open; Roger Federer Refuses To Compete
Sports

PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams turns 40 in September, and Roger Federer turns 40 the month before. Neither knows how many more French Open appearances they will make, and both finished this year's to…

CHECK OUT Simone Biles's Record-Breaking Performance!
Sports

Simone Biles toned it down, a little, and continued to soar. The 24-year-old gymnastics superstar won her record seventh U.S. title on Sunday night, delivering another stunning — and stunningly ea…

Thousands Of Volunteers Have Withdrawn From The Olympic Games In Tokyo.
Tokyo Olympics

On Thursday, the countdown clock for the Tokyo Olympics reached 50 days, bringing with it another issue for the postponed games. Approximately 10,000 of the 80,000 unpaid volunteers for the Tokyo O…

Simone Biles Is Not A 'Super Human' In Extreme Slow Motion.
Sports

Slow-motion footage of one of Simone Biles' moves on the floor shows her defying gravity. Here's how the reigning Olympic and world champion appeared in real time at the United States Gymnastics Ch…

Naomi Osaka Withdrew From The French Open Due To Mental Health Issues.
Tennis

Naomi Osaka, the world's number one tennis player, announced her withdrawal from the French Open on Monday, just days after announcing her intention to boycott the press at the tournament to protect…

During A Televised Volleyball Match, A Volleyball Player Makes A Racist Gesture Toward His Thai Opponent.
Racism

After being caught on camera making a racist gesture toward her Thai opponents, a Serbian volleyball player has apologized. After a Thai player failed to win a point, Sanja Djurdjevic pulled her ey…

Mike Krzyzewski, The Head Coach At Duke, Intends To Retire After The Upcoming Season.
Sports

Mike Krzyzewski, Duke University's legendary head coach, announced his retirement on Wednesday. Krzyzewski, 74, announced his retirement in a statement, but he did not explain why. “My family and…

Naomi Osaka Was Fined $15,000 For Refusing To Answer Press Questions At The French Open
Mental Health

Tennis champion Naomi Osaka was fined $15,000 on Sunday for refusing to give press interviews while competing in the French Open. Osaka, a four-time Grand Slam winner, stated in a Wednesday tweet th…

Nike, Athletes, And Fans Show Naomi Osaka Their Support Following Her Withdrawal From The French Open
Nike

Fans, fellow athletes, and even brands are rallying in support of tennis superstar Naomi Osaka, who announced on Monday that she will withdraw from the French Open to focus on her mental health. Th…

Venus Williams "Drops The Mic" With Fiercely Honest Take On Naomi Osaka Situation
Mental Health

Venus Williams appeared to take the cake on Tuesday with her reaction to Naomi Osaka's press boycott at the French Open. Osaka, a four-time Grand Slam champion, withdrew from the tournament on Mond…