Australian Football League (AFL)

Photo: Brad, Ben Cousins Farwell Match Welcome to the world of bouncy restarts, the Australian Football League (AFL). Key Links http://www.afl.com.au http://play.afl @AFL Headlines http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-05-04/afl-is-supposedly-in-crisis-but-crowds-keep-turning-up/9723818 YouTube Twitter Tweets by AFL Planeta.com AFL Links Australia Sports Football

Tennis

Postcard: Boston Public Library Tennis = racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent or between two teams of two players each. Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent’s court. …

Tennis Links

Photo: Golden Retrievers Links related to tennis presented in somewhat random fashion: US Open https://www.usopen.org Live from New York City, four show courts! The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament. The tournament is the modern version of one of the oldest tennis championships in the world, the U.S. National Championship, …

Little League

Buzzwords Little League = youth baseball or softball under the auspices of an organization founded in 1939, for children up to age 12 Key Links littleleague.org world series 2019 Schedule @LittleLeague Little League World Series (LLWS) Highlights from all of this year’s televised games will be available at LittleLeague.org/Videos, along with video features, historic moments, …

Edge of Sports

Logo Among our favorite podcasts – Edge of Sports – edgeofsports.com – featuring sports editor Dave Zirin who illuminates the sports world. Not your typical Wide World or Grandstand-type coverage. Key Links edgeofsports.com Books Soundcloud Tracks iTunes @EdgeofSports Episodes Planeta.com Sports Soundcloud Faves Podcast Edge

Le Tour de France

Elsewhere on the Web Le Tour de France (July 7-29) letour.fr racecenter Facebook @letour Tweets by LeTour Tour de France Lingo Tete de la cours = head of the pack Peloton = the pack Arrière du peloton = stragglers 2019 Tour de France 2019: route analysis https://deadspin.com/the-tour-de-france-is-up-for-grabs-for-the-first-time-i-1836043867 2018 tour-de-france-2018-route-changes – fansided By the way, if …

Wimbleton

Photo Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is regarded by many as the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts. Key Links wimbledon.com Radio Wikipedia The Championships, Wimbledon All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club …

College World Series

Photo: FanFest Omaha, Nebraska – The NCAA Men’s College World Series (CWS) takes place this week at TD Ameritrade Park. Key Links https://www.ncaa.com/championships/baseball/d1 https://www.visitomaha.com/series/ Twitter @NCAACWS @tdameritradeprk @VisitOmaha Embedded Tweets Don't leave Omaha w/o getting your pic w/ this iconic Road to Omaha statue. #CWS #OmahaWeekend pic.twitter.com/05qNXsWLpz — Visit Omaha (@VisitOmaha) June 18, 2018 Headed …