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Sonny Bill Williams: ‘We’ve been taught to be embarrassed of Islam’

Sonny Bill Williams: ‘We’ve been taught to be embarrassed of Islam’

After the Christchurch terror attacks, Sonny Bill Williams knew he had to speak out. The 34-year-old felt the responsibility not only because of his status as an All Black — a star of New Zealand’s esteemed rugby team — but also as one of the country’s most recognized Muslims. Over 50 people were killed in…MORE

Tiger Woods wins match but US team struggles in Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods wins match but US team struggles in Presidents Cup

US team captain Tiger Woods promised his side is still “ready to go” despite falling 4-1 behind on the opening day of the Presidents Cup. Partnered with Justin Thomas, Woods secured his team’s only victory in the fourballs session as the International team established a healthy lead at Royal Melbourne, Australia. However, the 15-time major…MORE

How moment of ‘madness’ led to the launch of ‘Spanish Royal Ascot’

How moment of ‘madness’ led to the launch of ‘Spanish Royal Ascot’

It might lack the history of its namesake, but the “Spanish Royal Ascot” is adding a touch of English culture to the Balearic Islands. While pomp and pageantry has been associated with Ascot racecourse since 1711, fledgling Mallorcan spectacle Hats and Horses features similar scenes of high fashion and immaculately groomed racegoers. The event, now…MORE

Steve Kerr: Golden State Warriors were ‘wiped out’ after NBA Finals

Steve Kerr: Golden State Warriors were ‘wiped out’ after NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors have made five straight NBA Finals, but they’re now bottom of the table with the worst record in the league. But head coach Steve Kerr thinks that, in a way, it might be a good thing. Since 2014, the Warriors have been the poster-child among NBA franchises. They built their team…MORE

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