From now until this weekend, when the grid order is set for the 101st Indianapolis 500, most of the talk emanating from the track will be about practice – a discipline measured on the speed charts and through the marks on the Brickyard’s barrier walls.
When it comes down to the work of maintaining a successful long-distance relationship, Imani and Paul Boyette Jr. have had some practice. She is the 22-year-old center for the WNBA's Chicago Sky, a 6-foot-7 menace in the paint. He is a 23-year-old NFL draft prospect, a 6-2, 300-pound defensive tackle space-eater out of Texas. Together, they make a cute couple... one with athlete power couple potential. They will certainly have a shot at that title during the next few months.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock the size of Mount Fuji, you’re aware that the beating heart of Pride Fighting lives on with the new Japanese promotion Rizin Fighting Federation. This weekend they are having their fifth event in Yokohama, Japan, entitled Rizin: Sakura.