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Serena Williams Confirms She’s Playing in 2020 US Open

23-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams said in a video shown during the U.S. Tennis Association’s tournament presentation on Wednesday that he is planning to play in the 2020 U.S. Open.  Williams said that she “cannot wait to return” to New York for the major championship she has won six times. Williams was the runner-up in Flushing Meadows each of the past two years. ...Read more

PGA Tour Returns With Daniels Berger’s Victory At Charles Schwab Challenge At Colonial

After three months away because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Daniel Berger had a huge day on Sunday with a victory at Colonial. It was the first PGA Tour event since March 12 when the spread of COVID-19 shut down golf and all other sports. The PGA Tour returned to golf at the Charles Schwab Challenge, not allowing spectators for the opening five events in its return.  ...Read more

NFL Extends Virtual Offseason Period Until June 26

The NFL has extended virtual offseason programs for teams through June 26, but said they will go no further than that date. Team facilities have opened for key personnel, coaches and players rehabilitating injuries, but healthy players have been barred from those complexes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The remote programs have taken the place of on-site work, and some teams already have announced they are shutting down. ...Read more