WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

https://www.youtube.com/embed/AyZRVy5GgR8?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Decorated American gymnast Simone Biles captured her record fifth all-around world title in Stuttgart, Germany on Thursday, and marked the occasion by ending her floor routine with a mic-drop gesture – a nod to her social-media following.WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — … Continue reading WATCH: Simone Biles Claims Fifth All-around World Title and 22nd Championship Medal at World Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart — BCNN1 WP

This Is My Third Season Not Watching the NFL. Here’s How My Life Has Changed Since I Stopped — The Root

Back in 2017, I decided to give up watching NFL games for various reasons. Chief among them was that I didn’t like how the NFL was treating Colin Kaepernick in the wake of his nonviolent protests against police brutality and the (what appeared to me to be clear) collusion among league owners to keep him…This Is … Continue reading This Is My Third Season Not Watching the NFL. Here’s How My Life Has Changed Since I Stopped — The Root

Conservatives Freak Out Over Jemele Hill’s Column Advising Black Athlete’s to Go to Black Colleges — EURweb

In her piece, Hill argues that so-called “white universities” are exploiting top black college athletes for profit. Hill insists that by choosing en masse to only go to historically black colleges and universities, black athletes “could disrupt the reign of an ‘amateur’ sports system that uses the labor of black folks to make white folks … Continue reading Conservatives Freak Out Over Jemele Hill’s Column Advising Black Athlete’s to Go to Black Colleges — EURweb

WATCH: Naomi Osaka Shows Incredible Class by Consoling Tearful Coco Gauff After US Open Win, Inviting Her to Join in Post-match Interview — BCNN1 WP

Naomi Osaka beat Coco Gauff at the US Open then showed unbelievable maturity to console her teenage opponent. Naomi Osaka beat Coco Gauff in convincing fashion on Arthur Ashe Stadium but her actions straight after the match showed her great sportsmanship. https://bcnn1wp.wordpress.com/2019/08/31/watch-naomi-osaka-shows-incredible-class-by-consoling-tearful-coco-gauff-after-us-open-win-inviting-her-to-join-in-post-match-interview/

NFL Reciever Kenny Stills Calls Out Miami Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross For Being a Trump-Loving Hypocrite — The Root

If Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross decides to follow through on his plans to host an elaborate reelection fundraiser for his lord and master Donald Trump, he might want to confer with some of the players on his team beforehand. On Wednesday morning, Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills gave his boss the finger when he shared … Continue reading NFL Reciever Kenny Stills Calls Out Miami Dolphins Owner Stephen Ross For Being a Trump-Loving Hypocrite — The Root

Chicago White Sox Official Says Honoring Emmett Till At A Baseball Game Is ‘Poor Form’ — Nappy News

On Saturday, during a break in the White Sox-Twins game, the park’s big screen honored people from Chicago with three individuals on the screen that included “Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak, legendary actor and director Orson Welles, and  Emmett Till , the 14-year-old who was lynched on August 28, 1955. One Chicago White Sox official reportedly said … Continue reading Chicago White Sox Official Says Honoring Emmett Till At A Baseball Game Is ‘Poor Form’ — Nappy News

15-year-old Cori Gauff shocks Venus Williams at Wimbledon

Cori “Coco” Gauff’s skill level has long been out of proportion to her age, a fact increasingly obvious in the world of tennis. On Monday, Gauff’s talents were on display for a much larger audience. The 15-year-old defeated five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round of the tournament, becoming the youngest woman to … Continue reading 15-year-old Cori Gauff shocks Venus Williams at Wimbledon