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NASCAR Cup Series at Bristol 2017: Monday start time, lineup, TV, more – USA TODAY

Sunday, April 23, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share USA TODAY Sports’ Brant James tells you what to watch for at the Food City 500 in Bristol, including who’s got the best chance to come away victorious. USA TODAY Sports Cars will run 500 laps around the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for a total of 266.5 miles.(Photo: Peter Casey, USA TODAY Sports) Sunday’s Food City 500 has been postponed to Monday because of heavy…

Gold Medals ends Cup curse – Racing.com

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Gold Medals broke through for his first country cup win as he took out the $50,000 Sungold Milk Terang Cup (2150m) on Sunday. The Symon Wilde-trained seven-year-old was having his 13th start in a Cup of any description, and it proved the lucky charm as Linda Meech rode her third Terang Cup winner in nine years, having also won aboard Titch in 2013, and Macau Causeway in 2008. The Casterton…

NASCAR Cup Series at Bristol 2017: Start time, lineup, TV, more – USA TODAY

Sunday, April 23, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share USA TODAY Sports’ Brant James tells you what to watch for at the Food City 500 in Bristol, including who’s got the best chance to come away victorious. USA TODAY Sports Cars will run 500 laps around the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for a total of 266.5 miles.(Photo: Peter Casey, USA TODAY Sports) It’s NASCAR race day at Bristol Motor Speedway, and we’ve got some…

Five of the best sports watches – The Guardian

Sunday, April 23, 2017

1. TomTom Runner 3 Cardio + Music£220 TomTom’s Runner 3 is waterproof to 40m and comes in four versions with different features. I opted for the top-of-the-line Runner 3 Cardio + Music with GPS, heart rate and built-in music playback. Sleep, steps, distance, calories, activity and heart rate are monitored during the day, while running, cycling and other activities can be tracked too. GPS routing was solid, as was the…

Why I’m OK With No Longer Being A Sports Parent – Forbes

Sunday, April 23, 2017

I took the above photo of my kids in the summer of 2016, as my then 10-year-old daughter celebrated her second straight house league softball championship. It’s very possible this could be the last captured moment of my time as a sports parent. After nearly quitting softball last year, my now 11-year-old daughter decided to retire on top and not come back for 2017, ending a playing career that began…

Here’s Sunday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

SUNDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 2 p.m. FOX-41 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup, Food City 500, at Bristol, Tenn. 3:30 p.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Grand Prix of Alabama, at Birmingham, Ala. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 1 p.m. ESPN2 — Baylor at Oklahoma 3 p.m. ESPN2 — Oregon at Arizona GOLF 1 p.m. GOLF — PGA Tour, Valero Texas Open, final round, at San Antonio 3 p.m. CBS-32 — PGA Tour, Valero Texas…

How to watch Real Madrid vs. Barcelona in El Clasico – FOXSports.com

Sunday, April 23, 2017

The 233rd edition of El Clasico is upon us, as Real Madrid will host bitter rivals Barcelona on Sunday at the Santiago Bernabeu. The two Spanish giants are locked in a battle for the La Liga title yet again, with Real Madrid holding a three-point advantage as well as a game in hand. Barcelona can make major inroads on the La Liga championship with a result in one of the…

On-air paternity leave fight gets vicious between sports radio voices – New York Post

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Here’s Sunday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

SUNDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 2 p.m. FOX-41 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup, Food City 500, at Bristol, Tenn. 3:30 p.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Grand Prix of Alabama, at Birmingham, Ala. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 1 p.m. ESPN2 — Baylor at Oklahoma 3 p.m. ESPN2 — Oregon at Arizona GOLF 1 p.m. GOLF — PGA Tour, Valero Texas Open, final round, at San Antonio 3 p.m. CBS-32 — PGA Tour, Valero Texas…

Glendora’s two-sport standouts are coming through – Los Angeles Times

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Glendora baseball Coach Dan Henley has football Coach Jerry Lewallen as an assistant coach, so it comes as no surprise that the Tartans have four football players making major contributions on the diamond this season. On Saturdays, there’s even an occasional football on the baseball field. And why not? There’s two quarterbacks on the team: Bryce Wooldridge was the varsity starter and freshman Jacob Gonzalez led the 10-0 freshman team. “We’re…

On-air paternity leave fight gets vicious between sports radio voices … – New York Post

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Sky Sports presenter Jeff Stelling has quit his post as Hartlepool United president after his side lost to Barnet 2-0 – The Sun

Sunday, April 23, 2017

JEFF STELLING has resigned as Hartlepool United president after they lost 2-0 to Barnet this afternoon. The legendary Sky Sports presented delivered a scathing rant live on air calling for manager Dave Jones to go. Jeff Stelling is an avid supporter of Hartlepool United and was left furious after they lost Jeff Stelling has quit as President of #Hufc. Informed club tonight. Had called for Jones to go earlier after…

With a Frogs legend watching, Baylor flattens TCU baseball 16-5 – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Maybe LaDainian Tomlinson could have picked a better day to take in some baseball. Saturday at Lupton Stadium, the Horned Frogs football legend watched six TCU pitchers give up four home runs and five doubles, issue five walks, throw two wild pitches and hit three batters. He had to wait until the fifth inning for the home team’s first hit. The weather was about as pleasant as an outdoor December…

Here’s Saturday’s Sports on TV Lineup – The Courier-Journal

Sunday, April 23, 2017

SATURDAY ON TV AUTO RACING 9:30 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, qualifying, at Bristol, Tenn. 1 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300, at Bristol, Tenn. COLLEGE BASEBALL Noon ESPN2 — South Carolina at Florida COLLEGE FOOTBALL 12:30 p.m. NBCSN — Notre Dame spring game, at South Bend, Ind. 2 p.m. SEC — Georgia spring game, at Athens, Ga. 3 p.m. BTN…

Busch sweeps Saturday practices; Larson, Stenhouse spin early – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol RELATED: Practice 3 results | Top 10-lap times from final practice Five-time Bristol winner Kyle Busch topped the leaderboard in final practice for the Saturday sweep. The 2015 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion led all drivers with a quickest lap of 128.563 mph. He was also fastest in the first practice session Saturday.  Busch’s Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Daniel Suarez completed the 55-minute…

Seven-Time’s off weekend regimen includes much-needed ‘rehydration’ – Nascar

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BUY TICKETS: See the races at Bristol BRISTOL, Tenn. — After his victory two weeks ago at Texas Motor Speedway, Jimmie Johnson was late for his post-race press conference – and with good reason. Because of a malfunction with his fluid delivery system, Johnson was dehydrated by the end of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Consequently, a trip to the infield care center for IV fluids delayed his…

Why NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will never run the Indy 500 – FOXSports.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Jimmie Johnson is well aware of the stir being created by the news that former Formula One champion Fernando Alonso will drive in this year’s Indianapolis 500. That doesn’t mean you can expect Johnson, the record-tying seven-time champion in what is now the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, to follow suit anytime soon. Or ever, for that matter. Johnson was asked on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway…

Michele Scarponi killed in training – Cyclingnews.com

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Michele Scarponi has been killed while training at home on Saturday morning. Related Articles Tributes flood in for Michele Scarponi after Italian dies in training crash Astana decide to start in Liege-Bastogne-Liege despite Scarponi’s death Riders, directors at Liege pay tribute to Michele Scarponi Michele Scarponi: A career of smiles and sacrifice Astana compiles touching video tribute to Michele Scarponi According to reports in the local media and Gazzetta dello…

For overuse injuries in children, some sports are worse than others – Washington Post

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Numerous health benefits but also the chance of injury await young people who participate in sports. When young athletes focus on a single sport, as many increasingly do, does the sport they choose affect their chances of sustaining an injury? The study included 313 youths 7 to 18 years old (average age, 14) who specialized in a single sport, defined as training and participating in it for more than eight…