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Despite the tournament's cancellation to the coronavirus pandemic, Wimbledon will pay out $12.5 million in prize money to 620 players.
For too long, athletes have been told to "shut up and play," that their opinions outside of sports are irrelevant. For Senators Hawley and Loeffler, they really should shut up and stick to politics, writes @nrarmour .
Protest against WNBA fines grows as Mystics refuse to take questions about basketball: