In France, it is easier than ever now to act out Star Wars fantasies, because the fencing federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport
Two decades before Colin Kaepernick, point guard Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf refused to stand for the national anthem, calling the American flag a symbol of oppression and tyranny. SI remembers the story of one of the sport’s great activists.
Third-seeded Marco Cecchinato of Italy won the Argentina Open final on Sunday, taking his third career title and disappointing home crowd favorite Diego Schwartzman
Ora Washington dominated both women’s basketball and tennis while breaking the mold for female athletes. With NBA All-Star weekend kicking off Friday night, SI remembers one of the most skilled athletes of her era.