Novak Djokovic’s father poses with fan wearing pro-Russian ‘Z’ symbol at Australian Open

Novak Djokovic’s father poses with fan wearing pro-Russian ‘Z’ symbol at Australian Open

CNN — The Australian Open told CNN it “briefed and reminded players and their entourages” about the “policy of the tournament regarding flags and symbols” on Thursday after a video emerged Wednesday of Novak Djokovic’s father, Srdjan, pictured during a demonstration with fans holding Russian flags. to express its support for Russia. In a video … Read more

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Chris Stapleton and Babyface perform at Super Bowl 2023 pre-show

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Chris Stapleton and Babyface perform at Super Bowl 2023 pre-show

CNN — The full entertainment lineup for Super Bowl 2023 has arrived. In addition to Rihanna’s much-anticipated appearance at the halftime show, a number of additional Hollywood heavyweights are taking part in the big sporting event as pre-show performers. The NFL announced Tuesday that Emmy-winning actor Sheryl Lee Ralph will perform “Lift Every Voice and … Read more

Australian Open: World No. 1 Iga Swiatek, No. 7 Coco Gauff knocked out

Australian Open: World No. 1 Iga Swiatek, No. 7 Coco Gauff knocked out

CNN — Coco Gauff burst into tears after her straight-set defeat in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Sunday, as compatriot Jessica Pegula progressed to the quarterfinals. Gauff, 18, lost 7-5 6-3 to Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko at the Margaret Court Arena and couldn’t hide her disappointment when she spoke to reporters about the … Read more

Patrick Mahomes suffers injury as Kansas City Chiefs reach AFC championship game

Patrick Mahomes suffers injury as Kansas City Chiefs reach AFC championship game

CNN — The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 27-20 on Saturday to advance to the AFC championship game, but there are now concerns over Patrick Mahomes’ fitness. The Chiefs’ star quarterback was knocked down by Jaguars’ Arden Key and Corey Peters in the first quarter and replays showed Mahomes’ ankle caught awkwardly under … Read more

Rihanna gets an apology from Stephen A. Smith over Super Bowl comments

Rihanna gets an apology from Stephen A. Smith over Super Bowl comments

CNN — ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith learned the hard way that if you come for Rihanna, her fans will only give you “FourFiveSeconds” to apologize. During an appearance Wednesday on Sherri Shepherd’s daytime talk show, Smith made a comment about the singer’s upcoming appearance on the Super Bowl Halftime Show. “There’s one thing she’s … Read more

Rafael Nadal: Hampered by injury, what’s next for the 22-time Grand Slam winner after exiting the Australian Open?

Rafael Nadal: Hampered by injury, what’s next for the 22-time Grand Slam winner after exiting the Australian Open?

CNN — Footage of Rafael Nadal leaving the court with an injury has sadly become all too familiar to tennis fans. Nadal’s defense of his Australian Open title came to an early end on Wednesday when the 22-time Grand Slam champion was eliminated in the second round by American Mackenzie McDonald. Nadal struggled throughout the … Read more