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'Un-American': New NFL national anthem rule slammed

National Football League's new policy fining teams if players kneel during national anthem criticised as 'un-American'.

United States

US: NFL to fine teams if players refuse to stand for anthem

Commissioner Roger Goodell says teams will be fined if players kneel during national anthem to protest racism.

Muhammad Ali

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee

The best of Muhammad Ali's quotes on boxing, success and civil rights that mesmerised people all over the world.


NFL row intensifies as players kneel and raise fists

US President Donald Trump accuses players of 'total disrespect' as they continue protest against police brutality.

NFL row intensifies as players kneel and raise fists


Take a knee for justice: Protest white power!

When you mix US sports, capitalism, white supremacy and black protest together, you are headed for nuclear social reset.

John Sims

by John Sims

John Sims

United States

NFL decries Trump's 'divisive' rhetoric on protesting players

Sports community fights back after US president said players who kneel during national anthem should be fired.


NFL player alleges police brutality in Vegas incident

Michael Bennett, who supported former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in protests, accused Vegas police of racism.

NFL's Bennett alleges police brutality in Las Vegas


Durant: India is 20 years behind in terms of knowledge

NBA star, who traveled to India to support growth of basketball, says comments about the country taken out of context.

NBA's Durant sorry for 'backward' comments on India


Blackballing Kaepernick: Fear of the black athlete

By blackballing Colin Kaepernick, NFL owners are telling all black athletes to stay silent and subservient.

Khaled A Beydoun

by Khaled A Beydoun

Khaled A Beydoun


Rockets' Harden signs richest NBA contract

Houston Rockets' star guard and MVP runner-up James Harden signs deal to stay at NBA team until 2022-23 season.

NBA: Harden pens $160m contract extension with Rockets


Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Kevin Durant named Finals' MVP as Golden State Warriors clinch second title in three years.

Durant stars as Warriors beat Cavaliers in NBA Finals