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Recent articles by Matt:

Modern pentathlon will exchange horses for obstacle courses

In an attempt to broaden its audience, modern pentathlon will drop its equestrian portion for a course that will include steps, swings, walls, balance beams and monkey bars. → Read More

Everything you need to know about the Champions League final

Liverpool and Real Madrid will square off in the final of the Champions League, the world's biggest club competition. → Read More

Sorting through who can win the PGA Championship — and who can’t

Taking a look at some of the golfers who might find themselves in contention at this week's PGA Championship, as well as who will likely miss out on being in contention. → Read More

Everything you need to know about the PGA Championship

The PGA Championship, the year's second major, tees off Thursday. Here's everything you need to know. → Read More

Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia extended by one month

WNBA star Brittney Griner was arrested in February and faces charges that could lead to a 10-year prison sentence. → Read More

Greg Norman criticized for downplaying Saudis’ killing of Jamal Khashoggi

Greg Norman's defense of the Saudi government again draws fire. → Read More

Everything you need to know about the 2022 NFL schedule release

After announcing select games earlier this month, the full 2022 NFL schedule will be unveiled Thursday night. Here's everything you need to know. → Read More

FIFA investigation of Ecuador player could shake up World Cup

At issue is the eligibility of Ecuador defender Byron Castillo, who played in South American qualifying matches for a La Tri team that earned a spot in this year’s tournament. → Read More

Can lightning strike twice for Rich Strike? History says it’s unlikely.

Winning the Kentucky Derby as a long shot is one thing. Winning again is another story. → Read More

Tom Brady admits it ‘might have been a fumble’ in the tuck-rule game

Tom Brady and the Patriots were saved by the NFL rule book in the 2002 tuck-rule game. Now the quarterback admits that he 'might' have fumbled. → Read More

Who will win the Wells Fargo Championship? Here are some contenders.

Rory McIlroy is the favorite and Tony Finau is likely to have plenty of fans, but here are some other contenders as the PGA Tour returns to the Washington area. → Read More

Everything you need to know about this year’s Kentucky Derby

This year's Kentucky Derby takes place Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Here's everything you need to know. → Read More

Unvaccinated Novak Djokovic will be allowed to defend Wimbledon title

Novak Djokovic will be allowed to play at Wimbledon this year even though he is not vaccinated against the coronavirus. → Read More

Everything you need to know about the Champions League semifinals

Manchester City meets Real Madrid Tuesday in the first of two Champions League semifinal first legs this week, with Liverpool and Villareal locking up on Wednesday. → Read More

Everything you need to know about the 2022 NFL draft

This year's NFL draft gets underway Thursday night in Las Vegas. Here's everything you need to know. → Read More

Serena Williams, Lewis Hamilton join bid to buy Premier League club Chelsea

Tennis icon Serena Williams and auto racing star Lewis Hamilton have pledged money to a group seeking to buy Chelsea. → Read More

Jerry West says his portrayal in HBO’s ‘Winning Time’ is ‘false and defamatory’

Lakers legend Jerry West wants a retraction over his portrayal in HBO’s ‘Winning Time’. → Read More

Mike Tirico’s ascension at NBC completes NFL TV merry-go-round

Mike Tirico will replace Al Michaels, as expected, in NBC's Sunday night NFL booth. → Read More

Red Sox player, staffers test positive for coronavirus

Red Sox catcher Kevin Plawecki, team staffers test positive for coronavirus. → Read More

Masters live updates: Tiger Woods headlines field on Day 1 at Augusta National

The spotlight will shine on Tiger Woods as this year's first major championship kicks off. Follow along for live coverage, leader board updates and analysis from Day 1 of the Masters. → Read More