By AMANDA VINCENT Brandon Igdalsky has resigned from his position as President and CEO of Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., to accept a position within NASCAR. According to an announcement from NASCAR Tuesday, Igdalsky has assumed the position of NASCAR Managing Director of Event Marketing and Promotion. Igdalsky was President at Pocono since 2007 [...]
Johannesburg (AFP) – New-look Africa Cup of Nations and CAF Champions League competitions could emerge this week from discussions in Morocco that will include FIFA president Gianni Infantino. A two-day CAF symposium begins Tuesday in...Show More Summary
The World Series of Beach Volleyball has wrapped up, and the USA got a big win on its final day. The American team of Nicholas Lucena and Philip Dalhausser have won the men’s World Series of Beach Volleyball President’s Cup. They made...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT During his weekly appearance on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio’s “The Morning Drive,” NASCAR Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer Steve O’Donnell said that NASCAR was aggressively pursuing new manufacturers to join Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. But don’t look for Dodge to be one of [...]
LONG BEACH As the Long Beach crowd chanted “USA” on championship point of the Long Beach Presidents Cup at the World Series of Beach Volleyball, Brazil’s duo of Larissa and Talita defeated the USA duo of Lauren Fendrick and April Ross for the gold medal on Saturday afternoon. “The crowd made a lot of noise,” […]
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer Steve O’Donnell said during his weekly visit to “The Morning Drive” show on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio on Monday morning that NASCAR is in “aggressive conversations” with manufactures with the hopes of adding to the lineup of manufacturers in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup [...]
Five of the current top 10 have never played in a Ryder Cup or Presidents Cup: Justin Thomas (3rd), Daniel Berger (4th), Kevin Kisner (5th), Kevin Chappell (9th) and Brian Harman (10th).
On USA TODAY's Cup of Politics podcast, Washington Correspondent Paul Singer explains the news judgments we make on the president's tweets.
Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Germany’s Confederations Cup-winning coach Joachim Loew and FIFA president Gianni Infantino have led the calls for giving Russia the seal of approval to host next year’s World Cup. Lars Stindl’s first-half goal...Show More Summary
A cup of Morning Joe turned into a morning jolt this week when the president of the United States tweet-slammed the free press, and anchor woman Mika Brzezinski along with her co-host Joe Scarborough of MSNBC’s Morning Joe. Yahoo News reports that within four hours of those tweets, Democrat Congress member Rep. Show More Summary
Saint Petersburg (AFP) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino hailed the video assistant referee (VAR) system as a “great success” at the Confederations Cup, but admitted it still needs improving. World football’s governing body is testing...Show More Summary
Kazan (Russia) (AFP) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Monday strongly defended the use of video assistant referees (VAR) during the first round of group-stage matches at the Confederations Cup in Russia. The latest of the five decisions...Show More Summary
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says he will speak to Cristiano Ronaldo about his future after the Confederations Cup.
The trucks loaded with materials started pulling into Liberty National Golf Club a couple of weeks ago and preparations for Presidents Cup in late September have started
FIFA President Gianni Infantino says it's time to focus on soccer and not worry about the future of the Confederations Cup
President Vladimir Putin had demanded that the 63rd-ranked Russia team play better, and the team responded with an easy win over New Zealand.
Host nation Russia beat a poor New Zealand team 2-0 on Saturday to open the Confederations Cup with a win that was all but demanded by Vladimir Putin. Russia's president … Click to Continue »
Today’s WaterCooler is taking a Vacation day! Nevertheless, I found a couple/few quick topics to top off your mini dixie cup. President Trump will likely fill a made-up Ambassador’s position with a card-carrying critic’s spouse. While Putin is smitten, Smirnoff offers Trump no quarter. Show More Summary
After winning a major championship, most sports teams are granted an invitation to the White House to meet the president. The Golden State Warriors, current NBA champions, are allegedly considering
Russia's national football team has a prominent critic ahead of the Confederations Cup — none other than Vladimir Putin. The Russian president warns that "fans and those who love Russian … Click to Continue »