The Tokyo Olympics Boss Has Finally Resigned Over Sexist Comments. It’s Hardly a Victory for Women in Japan, Activists Say

The head of the Tokyo Olympics organizing committee stepped down on Friday after more than a week of backlash for his sexist remarks—but experts say it’s hardly a victory for women’s rights in Japan. What’s more, Yoshiro Mori’s resignation likely … Read more…

Shannon Sharpe: I don’t believe Conor McGregor can beat Khabib if we get a rematch after Poirier fight | UNDISPUTED

Conor McGregor is still looking for a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov, despite Khabib retiring after his last fight. During the UFC 257 media session this week, Conor said quote, ‘The world knows this fight is not over. This war is … Read more…

Why Olympic Swimmer Klete Keller, Arrested for Allegedly Invading the Capitol, Probably Won’t Lose His Olympic Medals

As news broke Wednesday that U.S. swimmer Klete Keller, winner of five Olympic medals—including two golds—had been charged with violating federal law for allegedly participating in the January 6th riot on the U.S. Capitol, calls for his Olympic medals to … Read more…

COVID-19 Vaccinations May Be Required for Athletes and Fans to Attend Tokyo Olympics, IOC President Says

(TOKYO) — Olympic participants and fans arriving for next year’s postponed Tokyo Olympics are likely to face requirements to be vaccinated to protect the Japanese public, IOC President Thomas Bach said Monday after meeting with new Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. … Read more…

This Year’s World Series Isn’t the First Played During a Pandemic. Here’s What Happened to Baseball in 1918

This year’s pandemic means there is no crying—or spitting—in baseball. After a shortened season roiled by attempts to make baseball work in the year of COVID-19, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays are facing off in a World … Read more…

Skip Bayless suspects Dana White is punishing Conor McGregor by matching him against Dustin Poirier | UNDISPUTED

Yesterday, Conor McGregor had big news on Twitter. The former UFC champ had said he was retiring, again, but now he will be fighting Dustin Poirier on January 23rd. McGregor said he’d want the fight to happen at AT&T Stadium … Read more…