Arthur Ashes real legacy was his activism, not his tennis

We remember Ashe for his electrifying talent. But he had a social conscience that was way ahead of its time Fifty years ago this week, Arthur Ashe shocked the tennis world by winning the mens singles at the first US Open. No one had expected a fifth-seeded, 25-year-old amateur on…

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Mesut zil walks away from Germany team citing racism and disrespect

The Arsenal playmaker Mesut zil has hit out at the German football federations president, Reinhard Grindel, in a statement announcing his decision to withdraw from international duty Mesut zil has blamed unfair discrimination over his meeting with the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoan, in May for his decision to retire…

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