How WWEs Gable Steveson became your favorite wrestlers favorite wrestler

Tory Barron is a Bristol-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. After retiring from playing lacrosse at UConn, the DC native decided to try her hand at writing about people playing sports. How many 275-pound men do you know who can do a backflip? While you’re ruminating on that seemingly trivial question, let’s take this thought […]

Copenhagen overtakes Tokyo to be ranked world's safest city

Copenhagen overtakes Tokyo to be ranked world’s safest city Copenhagen ranked as the safest city in the world, according to The Economist The biennial report had previously ranked Tokyo as the safest in 2019 Each city is analysed looking at five different categories for safety and ranked For 2021, The Economist added a category looking […]

Tokyo Paralympics: Start date, time and opening ceremony details

Even a full year on from its initial postponement, this summer’s Olympic Games in Japan faced huge questions about whether it should be allowed to go ahead at a time when the coronavirus pandemic was still raging around the world. Fears were rife that the sporting spectacle could turn into a dangerous superspreader event, made […]

Tokyo Paralympics in lockdown as Japan reports record wave of COVID

Tokyo Paralympics organisers tighten Covid rules by putting more restrictions on movement and increasing testing as Japan battles record wave of infections There are already 131 cases recorded among Paralympic athletes Japan has reported more than 25,000 daily cases nationwide in recent days Staff at the Paralympic Village must now be tested daily Athletes must […]

Tokyo Paralympics: Start date, time and opening ceremony details

Even a full year on from its initial postponement, this summer’s Olympic Games in Japan faced huge questions about whether it should be allowed to go ahead at a time when the coronavirus pandemic was still raging around the world. Fears were rife that the sporting spectacle could turn into a dangerous superspreader event, made […]