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Staff shakeup at US Soccer Federation under new CEO

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Chief administrative officer Brian Remedi has been fired by the U.S. Soccer Federation as part of a staff shakeup in the transition to new CEO Will Wilson By The Associated Press April 17, 2020, 12:10 AM 3 min read 3 min read CHICAGO — Chief administrative officer Brian […]

Agent: NFL star Von Miller has COVID-19, is in good spirits

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Von Miller’s agent says the NFL star has tested positive for the coronavirus and wanted to come forward with his diagnosis to show doubters how serious the disease is By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer April 16, 2020, 11:30 PM 3 min read 3 min read Share […]

The Latest: Eagles' Dillard helping athletes at alma mater

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— Current Philadelphia Eagles offensive lineman Andre Dillard is helping the athletes at his alma mater. Dillard helped cover the costs of care packages that were sent to every athlete at Washington State. The […]

Rams shut down complex after Allen's positive COVID-19 test

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Los Angeles Rams shut down their training complex for roughly two weeks and several people went into quarantine after center Brian Allen tested positive for COVID-19 last month By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer April 16, 2020, 10:10 PM 2 min read 2 min read LOS ANGELES […]

Oregon guard Ionescu expected to be No. 1 pick in WNBA draft

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- It will be no surprise if Oregon star Sabrina Ionescu is the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft by the New York Liberty By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer April 16, 2020, 10:09 PM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article […]

The Latest: Breeders' Cup donates to help racetrack workers

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— The Breeders’ Cup is donating cash to help racetrack backstretch communities affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Lexington, Kentucky-based organization gave $25,000 to the Race Track Chaplaincy of America. The money will be […]

A's minor league manager off ventilator in coronavirus fight

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Oakland Athletics minor league manager Webster Garrison has resumed breathing completely on his own for the first time in more than three weeks and no longer requires a ventilator as he fights the coronavirus By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer April 16, 2020, 7:28 PM 2 min read […]

The Latest: NCAA gives coaches more virtual time with teams

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— The NCAA is permitting coaches in all Division I sports to hold up to eight hours per week of virtual meetings and instruction with their players, beginning Monday through May 31. The Division […]

'I want to win': Athletes in medicine fields facing virus

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Kelsey Diemer feels the same energy as a doctor that she did a few years ago when she was among the best 3-point shooters in college basketball. Only this is no game. Her current opponent: The coronavirus. And while there’s no parallel between a pandemic and a sporting […]

Rutgers copes with coronavirus affecting families of players

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Rutgers football players have had family members get sick with the coronavirus and some have dealt with a death, coach Greg Schiano says By TOM CANAVAN AP Sports Writer April 16, 2020, 7:04 PM 4 min read 4 min read Rutgers players have had family members get sick […]

Union calls for maintaining support for women's soccer

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The international soccer players’ union is drawing attention to the impact the coronavirus pandemic might have on women’s soccer globally By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer April 16, 2020, 7:03 PM 3 min read 3 min read The international players’ union FIFPro is calling for continued financial […]

Pioneering boxing ref dies, sport's 1st black Olympic judge

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Family members say a former amateur boxer who in 1984 became the sport’s first black boxing referee and judge at the Olympic games has died By JOHN SEEWER Associated Press April 16, 2020, 6:33 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article […]

US Open tennis COVID-19 decision by June; no fans 'unlikely'

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The new CEO of the U_S_ Tennis Association says he expects a decision on the status of the U_S_ Open to be made by June and calls the prospect of holding the Grand Slam tournament without spectators because of the coranivirus pandemic “highly unlikely.” By HOWARD FENDRICH AP […]

With 1st pick, Dolphins likely to take QB _ but which one?

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- In 54 years of drafting, the Miami Dolphins have taken only four quarterbacks in the first round By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer April 16, 2020, 6:05 PM 5 min read 5 min read MIAMI — In 54 years of drafting, the Miami Dolphins have taken four quarterbacks […]

Top recruit Jalen Green skips college, signs with G League

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Top recruit Jalen Green says he is skipping college and has signed with the G League for next season, becoming the first player to take advantage of that route as a potential path to the NBA By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer April 16, 2020, 5:49 PM 3 […]

NTSB: Halladay on drugs, doing stunts when plane crashed

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- A federal report says Baseball Hall of Famer Roy Halladay had drugs in his system and was doing extreme acrobatics in his small plane when it crashed into the Gulf of Mexico in 2017, killing him By TERRY SPENCER Associated Press April 16, 2020, 4:57 PM 4 min […]

The Latest: Skating union cancels world championships

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— The International Skating Union has formally canceled its figure skating and short track world championships because of the coronavirus pandemic. The ISU made the decision after an online meeting of its governing council. […]

PGA Tour hopes to resume in June at Colonial with no fans

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The PGA Tour is laying out an ambitious plan to resume its season By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer April 16, 2020, 4:29 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article The PGA Tour laid out an ambitious plan Thursday to resume […]

Burrow to the rescue? Lowly Bengals look for next leader

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Bengals have the top pick in the draft and they’re looking to repeat their history By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer April 16, 2020, 4:14 PM 4 min read 4 min read CINCINNATI — In 2003, everything was in place for the Bengals to take a quarterback […]

PGA Tour ends contract with West Virginia governor's resort

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The PGA Tour has scrapped its contract to hold annual golf tournaments at a resort owned by billionaire West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice after turnout lagged and federal prosecutors eyed the lavish retreat By ANTHONY IZAGUIRRE Associated Press April 16, 2020, 4:04 PM 4 min read 4 min […]