A view of the stadium prior to an Italian national team training session ahead of Friday's Euro 2020

Euro 2020 Opening Marks Return Of Mega-scale Sports Events

The European Championship will kick off in Italy, the first country outside Asia to be struck hard by the pandemic.

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0:45College athlete stands near the NCAA logo during a softball game.
Aaron M. Sprecher / AP

NCAA, Congress Work Toward National Law For Athlete Compensation

0:35Simone Biles celebrates after competing in the vault during the U.S. Gymnastics Championships.
Tony Gutierrez / AP

Simone Biles Wins 7th U.S. Title

0:36Floyd Mayweather, left, and Logan Paul fight during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium, Sunday, June 6, 2021.
Lynne Sladky / AP

Mayweather-Paul Ends Without Knockout

2:51Naomi Osaka gets interviewed at the Australian Open
Mark Baker / Associated Press

Naomi Osaka's French Open Exit Reexamines Athlete-Media Relationship

1:26People walk past the countdown clock for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games
AP / Kantaro Komiya

10,000 Tokyo Olympic Volunteers Quit Ahead Of Games

0:32Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski.
Gerry Broome / AP

Reports: Duke Men's Basketball Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski To Retire

2:39Tennis star Naomi Osaka at the French Open
AP Photo/Christophe Ena

Osaka's Candor On Anxiety, Depression Could Help Reform Elite Sports

0:26The logo for the 2021 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
David Zalubowski / AP

MLB Sued Over Decision To Relocate All-Star Game Out Of Atlanta

0:26Japan's Naomi Osaka serves the ball to Romania's Patricia Maria Tig during their first round match of the French open
Christophe Ena / AP

Tennis Star Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open

0:48The Olympic rings floating in the water near a construction site for Odaiba Marine Park, the venue for Tokyo 2020 Olympics
Eugene Hoshiko / AP

First Olympic Teams Land In Japan Ahead Of Tokyo Games

1:42Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, right, attends the government task force meeting for the COVID-19 measures
Yoshitaka Sugawara / Kyodo News / AP

Japan Extends State Of Emergency

0:27Naomi Osaka
Alessandra Tarantino / AP

Naomi Osaka Prioritizing Mental Health During French Open

1:37Dr. Naoto Ueyama, chairman of Japan Doctors Union
Eugene Hoshiko / AP

Calls To Cancel The Summer Olympics Grow

0:31Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson warms up
Ashley Landis / AP

NFL Lifts Restrictions For Preseason, Capacity

0:36A woman wearing a protective mask rides past a a banner for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Japan
Eugene Hoshiko / AP

Asahi Shimbun: Cancel The Tokyo Olympics

2:28Baseball fan gets vaccinated
Scripps

MLB Stadium Hosts A Pop-Up Vaccine Site For Fans

0:48Masked man walks by Tokyo Games logo
Koji Sasahara / AP

State Department Warns Against Traveling To Japan Amid COVID Surge

1:39Girls wrestle on a mat.
KNXV

KNXV: Arizona Sisters Wrestle For Recognition

0:39Rescuers walk into the accident site to search for survivors
Fan Peishen / Xinhua / AP

21 Runners Dead After China Ultramarathon, Extreme Weather

0:37Reigning Olympic champion gymnast Simone Biles practices her routine on the uneven bars during a training session
David J. Phillip / AP

Simone Biles Tells Difficulties of Training With Olympic Delay

0:32IOC President Thomas Bach, on a screen, waves to Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee President Seiko Hashimoto at a meeting.
Franck Robichon / AP

International Olympic Committee Offers Tokyo Medical Help

0:34Vintage Mickey Mantle and Babe Ruth baseball cards from the collection of Dr. Thomas Newman.
Memory Lane, Inc. / Reuters

Card Collection Featuring Babe Ruth Could Smash Records At Auction

0:28Kelly Kleine, when she was the Minnesota Vikings coordinator of college scouting
Jim Mone / AP

Denver Broncos Hire Kelly Kleine As Director Of Football

3:05Sports fan sit in a staidum
Scripps

Sports Teams Look For Ways Keep Fans Safe

0:55Bianka Bryant smiles for the crowd as her mother, Vanessa Bryant, center, holds Kobe Bryant's Hall of Fame trophy.
Kathy Willens / AP

Kobe Bryant Posthumously Inducted Into Basketball Hall Of Fame

0:21Lawyer Kenji Utsunomiya, a representative of an anti-Olympics group.
Eugene Hoshiko / AP

Group Submits Petition Urging Organizers To Cancel Tokyo Olympics

1:32Target sign telling customers they aren't selling trading cards in stores
Newsy

Target Suspends In-store Sales Of Sports And Pokémon Trading Cards

0:24Japanese athletes start the women's 100 meter heat at an athletics test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games.
Shuji Kajiyama / AP

Athletes Test Olympic COVID Protocols

0:33Horse trainer Bob Baffert holds up the winner's trophy at the 147th Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Kentucky
Jeff Roberson / AP

Kentucky Derby Winner Fails Drug Test, Trainer Suspended

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Minor League Baseball Begins After Long Layoff