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Formula E driver disqualified for getting impostor to race for him

LONDON (Reuters) – Audi Formula E driver Daniel Abt was disqualified and ordered to pay 10,000 euros ($10,900.00) to charity on Sunday for getting a professional gamer to compete ...

Abt fined for using ‘ringer’ in virtual Formula E race

LONDON (Reuters) – Audi Sport’s Daniel Abt was fined and disqualified from a Formula E virtual race on Sunday for sporting misconduct after letting a professional gamer ...

Stewards’ enquiry over ‘ringer’ claims in Formula E virtual race

LONDON (Reuters) – The outcome of round five of Formula E’s esports Race at Home Challenge was under a stewards’ enquiry on Sunday amid claims a “ringer” ...

No joy in Chicago’s Wrigleyville as pandemic shuts down baseball

CHICAGO (Reuters) – A passerby occasionally stops on the empty plaza to take a selfie under the “Wrigley Field Home Of Chicago Cubs” marquee or pause at the ballpark’s ...

Sport-On this day: Born May 25, 1979: Jonny Wilkinson, English rugby player

(Reuters) – Only Jonny Wilkinson, as a 24-year-old who had just landed the last-gasp drop goal that spectacularly won the 2003 Rugby World Cup for England, could immediately think: ...

Hall of Fame college basketball coach Sutton dies at 84

Legendary Oklahoma State coach and recently named Hall of Famer Eddie Sutton died Saturday night at his home in South Tulsa, Okla. He was 84. FILE PHOTO: Jan 26, 2019; Stillwater, ...

Reports: Moretti leaving Texas Tech to play in Italy

FILE PHOTO: Feb 15, 2020; Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders guard Davide Moretti (25) looks on during the game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys at Gallagher-Iba ...

Sport-On this day: Born May 24, 1946: Irena Szewinska, Polish athlete, administrator

(Reuters) – To those with only a passing knowledge of athletics it might have come as something of a surprise last month when America’s Track and Field News magazine named ...

Stadium shuttered? No problem. Rent your Field of Dreams on Airbnb

(Reuters) – U.S. professional sports may be on hold during the pandemic, but anybody with $1,500 can rent a minor league baseball stadium in Florida on Airbnb to create their ...

Nationals players shoot down virtual World Series ring ceremony

(Reuters) – The Washington Nationals said on Saturday they have altered plans for a virtual World Series championship ring ceremony amid the COVID-19 pandemic after players expressed ...