How Elite Tennis Players Crank Out Serves at 150 MPH

It’s early afternoon in Orlando, the hottest time of day on a characteristically sultry Wednesday in Florida, a district prominent for its perennially heated, rain, shirt-soaking conditions, which just so happen to be pretty much perfect for playing tennis. Or…

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MLB Ballpark app adds Apple Business Chat-powered concierge experience for All-Star game

Just in time for tonight’s Home Run Derby, Major League Baseball is rolling out a new boast on its Ballpark app that utilizes Apple’s Business Chat aspect for a customized in-person experience. MLB says it’s the first tournament to roll…

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How to Watch Wimbledon for Free: Channels, Seeds, and Championship

The 133 rd edition of Wimbledon officially starts Monday and extends through July 14 — though qualifiers to winnow the fields down to 128 men and 128 maidens ought to have going on the past week. The tennis championship —…

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Want Your Kid to Play Pro Soccer? Sign Her Up for Basketball

The Women’s World Cup is in full swing, and today the Americans will face off against France in a battle to advance to the semifinals. This year’s American team is a strong one, both in personality( they are currently engaged…

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U.S. vs. France Live Stream: Watch 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Free

When the extort for the was announced, countless predicted what has indeed happened: France would prevail Group A, the U.S. would win Group F, and the two teams perhaps likely to triumph the tournament would converge in the quarterfinals. Our…

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Golf’s Longest Drives Are Creeping Up and Changing the Sport

It seems like the kind of statistic that number-crunching sports fans would agree upon, hitherto there exists surprisingly little consensus on the distance of a long time drive ever measured in the game of golf. Some say the record belongs…

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Why Kevin Durant’s Achilles Tendon Was His Achilles’ Heel

You can watch Kevin Durant tear up his Achilles tendon in gif form if you demand. It’s all over the internet–the Golden State Warriors’ scoring machine rebound the lump between his legs in an attempt to get past Serge Ibaka…

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A soccer referee accidentally scores a goal. And counts it.

Whoops . Image: harkemase boys Congratulations to the referee in the Netherlands who scored a point against the Harkemase Boys football club on Saturday. It’s not his place to get out of the way, it’s the players job to introduce…

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With fake beards and viral Instagram videos, female football fans are making history in Iran

Even before the U.S. National Women’s soccer team’s match with Mexico knocked off on Sunday, the crowd at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey was brought to its hoof by Pete DuPre, a 96 -year-old World War II vet…

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Shocker! ESPN’s president finally realizes that ‘our fans do not want us to cover politics’

We’ve done plenty of posts here at Twitchy covering ESPN, and not because of the exceptional athletics coverage — the network only catches our attention when one of its emcees says something overtly political and, without exception, radical. Jim Geraghty…

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