Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the US Open because of coronavirus concerns in a huge blow to the New York grand slam.
The outspoken Australian tennis star on Sunday cited health and safety issues amid the COVID-19 pandemic as he joined world No.1 Ashleigh Barty in opting out of the Flushing Meadows major.
“I will not be playing this year at the US Open,” Kyrgios said.
“It hurts me at my core not to be out there competing in one of the sport’s greatest…
TEAMS: Big Bombers out, gun Sun dropped – AFL
Gold Coast and Essendon have named their teams for Wednesday night’s clash
ESSENDON has opted to rest dual All-Australian defender Michael Hurley from Wednesday night’s must-win clash with Gold Coast at Metricon Stadium.
Hurley, who had played every other match this season, joins two-game ruckman Sam Draper in being managed, while Jacob Townsend (concussion) will also miss the Suns game.
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Marty Gleeson, Tom Bellchambers and Dylan Clarke return for the Bombers, who named Jordan Ridley (ribs) despite him being in doubt after leaving the field…
Dragons select Norman for Eels’ NRL clash – Australian Associated Press
St George Illawarra have recalled Corey Norman for Friday’s NRL match against Parramatta in a game which could be Paul McGregor’s last as Dragons coach.
The Dragons are reportedly set to discuss McGregor’s future at a board meeting next Tuesday.
A win over the third-placed Eels could grant McGregor a stay of execution and he’s turned to Norman a week after dropping the Queensland State of Origin representative for the game against Sydney…
Supercars confirms no midweek races for second Darwin event – Speedcafe
Supercars has confirmed the second event in the Darwin double-header at Hidden Valley Raceway will not be a midweek affair
Hidden Valley Raceway will host Supercars on successive weekends
Supercars has confirmed the second event in the Darwin double-header at Hidden Valley Raceway will not be a midweek affair.
Until today, the CoreStaff Darwin SuperSprint has not had a firm date attached to it after Supercars delayed its double-header in Darwin.
The forthcoming BetEady Darwin Triple Crown will take place this weekend on August 15-16 while the Darwin SuperSprint that follows has today been confirmed for August 22-…
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