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Australia pulls out of Afghanistan cricket series over Taliban’s restrictions on women | CNN
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Australia pulls out of Afghanistan cricket series over Taliban’s restrictions on women | CNN

Sydney CNN  —  Australia’s men’s cricket team has withdrawn from a series of upcoming matches against Afghanistan in protest over the ruling Taliban’s restrictions on women and girls’ education and employment, Cricket Australia (CA) said in a statement Thursday. The teams were scheduled to play three One Day International (ODI) games in the United Arab...

Tennis star Naomi Osaka announces she is pregnant | CNN
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Tennis star Naomi Osaka announces she is pregnant | CNN

CNN  —  Tennis star Naomi Osaka announced her pregnancy on Wednesday, posting a photo of an ultrasound scan on her social media accounts. “The past few years have been interesting to say the least, but I find that it’s the most challenging times in life that may be the most fun,” the four-time major champion...

Free-agent shortstop saga ends with Carlos Correa returning to Minnesota Twins | CNN
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Free-agent shortstop saga ends with Carlos Correa returning to Minnesota Twins | CNN

CNN  —  The free-agent saga surrounding shortstop Carlos Correa has finally come to an end. The coveted World Series winner signed a six-year guaranteed contract to return to the Minnesota Twins, the MLB team announced Wednesday. The deal is reportedly worth $200 million, according to the salary tracking website Spotrac. Minnesota is the third MLB...