Month: September 2021

NASCAR 2022 schedules: Major changes, tripleheaders and key details

With Wednesday’s announcement of the 2022 Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series schedules, all three NASCAR national series have revealed their schedules for next season. The premier Cup Series put theirs out Sept. 15. Their 2022 docket builds upon NASCAR’s recent drive to create a more diverse calendar. Part of that drive has included entering …

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Hour record: Joss Lowden breaks women's record in Switzerland

Hour record: Joss Lowden breaks women’s record in Switzerland

Britain’s Joss Lowden has broken cycling’s hour record for women. The 33-year-old rider posted a distance of 48.405km in one hour, beating the record by 398m in the Grenchen Velodrome, Switzerland. The Drops-Le Col-Tempur rider beat Italian Vittoria Bussi’s distance of 48.007km set in 2018. “I was bit dramatic with nerves to the extreme, and …

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Michael Chandler recounts ‘pain, crying’ after UFC title loss, makes pick for Oliveira vs. Poirier

Michael Chandler recounts ‘pain, crying’ after UFC title loss, makes pick for Oliveira vs. Poirier

All eyes will be on the UFC lightweight division on Dec. 11 when Charles Oliviera looks to make the first defense of his 155-pound title against Dustin Poirier at UFC 269. By then, more than a year will have passed since Khabib Nurmagomedov retired in the cage at UFC 254 and threw the doors to …

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Report: Jim ‘Bones’ Mackay is headed back to his original career as Justin Thomas’s full-time caddie

Jim “Bones” Mackay, former longtime caddie for Phil Mickelson, has become a familiar voice on golf broadcasts. Since transitioning off the bag for the six-time major winner to a role with NBC Sports/Golf Channel in 2017, Mackay has intermittently made caddie appearances, most notably for Justin Thomas but also for Matthew Fitzpatrick in 2020. According …

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