Golf great Bernhard Langer recognized with Payne Stewart Award

(CNN)He celebrates his 61st birthday next week, but golf great Bernhard Langer shows no signs of slowing down. Follow @cnnsport Now Langer’s longevity is being celebrated with the Payne Stewart Award, which recognizes golfers who have exhibited “steadfast values of character, charity and sportsmanship” throughout their careers. Bernhard Langer on…

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Hawaii’s daredevil surfers grab their boards to ride hurricane’s epic waves

As Hurricane Lane pummelled the Hawaiian islands this week, surfers headed out into the swell, despite official warnings As Hurricane Lane Tom Niland, 67, said: When its like this, sharks make mistakes. Photograph: Breena Kerr Nearby, Tom Niland, 67, of New Jersey, stood with his board on a cliff. He…

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Son Heung-min: Tottenham star avoids national service following Asian Cup gold

(CNN)England Premier League star Son Heung-min won’t have to do national service and instead can see out his contract with Tottenham Hotspur uninterrupted after South Korea won gold in the Asian Games final against Japan. Follow @cnnsport In the 101st minute, Hawang Hee Chan headed home Son’s corner to make…

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Marcus Ericsson survives 220mph crash at practice for Italian Grand Prix

Marcus Ericsson was unscathed after his car hit a wall and rolled three times in practice at the Italian Grand Prix Marcus Ericsson walked away relatively unscathed after losing control at 220mph during practice for the Italian Grand Prix on Friday. Ericssons Sauber hit a wall and rolled three times…

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This Black Guy Drew What It Was Like Being The Only Black Man In A White Office In The 60s, And Its Worse Than You Think

“As a ‘BLACK’ white collar worker having willingly and conscientiously taken an active part in America’s leading social pre-occupation… An experiment called ‘Integration’ … I feel compelled to assess my total experience and perhaps the experiences of other Blacks by saying…. ‘INTEGRATION IS A BITCH‘…,” Tom Floyd commented. #9 If…

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How Bobby Robson fought and failed to earn respect at Barcelona

Bobby Robson won trophies but did not get a second season in charge of Barcelona, as Jonathan Wilson explains in his new book Bobby Robson had turned down Barcelona twice before, once out of loyalty to Ipswich and once out of loyalty to England. The third time he was not…

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Juventus can win Champions League with Cristiano Ronaldo, says Wayne Rooney

(CNN)Former England captain Wayne Rooney knows what it is like to be a teammate of Cristiano Ronaldo. The pair played together at Manchester United for five seasons, winning three English Premier League titles and the Champions League. Ronaldo moved from Real Madrid, with whom he won four Champions League titles…

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Lost Empress by Sergiode la Pava review a crazed American football farce

An uproarious yarn of an underdog team and its overdog owner takes in a shadowy criminal cartel, a stolen Dal and the social tensions of a nation In August 2016, Colin Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, refused to stand during the playing of The Star-Spangled Banner before the start…

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