US New Zealand Soccer
United States' Rose Lavelle, right, is congratulated by Alex Morgan and Tobin Heath, left, after scoring during the first half of an international friendly soccer match against New Zealand on May 16 in St. Louis. Photo: Jeff Roberson/AP Images

A World of Opportunity

Excitement is rising for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be staged June 7–July 7 in nine cities in France. As of March, more than 500,000 tickets had Continue Reading

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Tokyo 2020 Athlete Visit
Tokyo 2020 has been collecting electronic devices to convert into Olympic and Paralympic medals. Photograph: Tokyo 2020

Playing for the Planet

The simple acts of swinging a tennis racket, throwing a football or kicking a soccer ball have complex consequences. From the carbon footprint of attendees driving to the U.S. Open Continue Reading

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Oklahoma St Minnesota Basketball
U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis will host the Men’s Final Four, its first time hosting any round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. In November, the stadium hosted a smaller basketball tournament with several universities to prepare for the event. Photograph: AP Images/Bruce Kluckhohn

Courting New Spaces

Next to the Masters golf tournament, admission to NCAA March Madness is the hottest ticket in the spring. The Men’s and Women’s Final Four, of course, attract the most attention, Continue Reading

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