‘Having a penis and competing as a woman is not fair’: Navratilova inflames transgender fury

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova was forced to apologize for comments she made on social media saying that natural born men who ‘proclaim themselves female’ should not be allowed to compete against women. READ MORE: ‘I hear some fans aren’t happy, it’s ok I’ll be back’ – 1st trans male US boxer after pro debut Navratilova’s remarks […]

ULA chief Tory Bruno on competing with Blue Origin, SpaceX rocket landings

Enlarge / Jeff Bezos (right), the founder of Blue Origin and Amazon.com, and Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance, display the BE-4 rocket engine during a press conference in 2014. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images) In part one of our interview with United Launch Alliance Chief Executive Tory Bruno, we talked about the company’s efforts […]

Oscars Release List of 25 Films Competing for Animated Feature: Here Are The Ones That Will Probably Make The Cut

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has officially announced the 25 animated films qualified to compete in this year’s Oscar race. The competing films for the Oscars 2019 animated feature category include Pixar’s superhero sequel Incredibles 2, Disney’s irreverent comedy Ralph Breaks the Internet, Sony’s eye-popping Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, and Wes Anderson’s quirky Isle of Dogs. […]

The Voice: Five Singers Who Ought to Still Be Competing in Season 14

Coulda, shoulda, woulda. How often The Voice’s Season 14 coaches must be muttering those three words as the remaining members of their teams prepare to perform again on Monday (NBC, 9/8c). RELATEDCancellation Countdown! Which 7 Shows Do You Most Want Saved? It isn’t that there’s not tremendous talent in the Top 10 — there is. […]

The one player you need to know from every country competing in the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Getty Images The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia kicks off in three months’ time and will likely be one of the most-watched sports competition on the planet. France, Brazil, and Argentina are among the favourites to win the tournament with players like Antoine Griezmann, Neymar, and Lionel Messi expected to excel. But those nations are […]

Canadian hockey players embrace cost of competing at Paralympics

Liam Hickey isn’t your typical first-time Winter Paralympian. That’s because he’s already competed at the 2016 Summer Games in wheelchair basketball. That experience — along with a silver medal from the 2015 Parapan Am Games in Toronto — gives the 19-year-old from St. John’s a degree of maturity and poise that belies his age. Hickey is “all-business” […]

Churros, pranks, and hallway bobsleds: Here’s what Winter Olympic athletes get up to when they’re not competing

Getty Images Athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang have all had to work hard. Qualification for the Olympic games requires years of dedication, training, and skill. So it might be easy to assume that while competitors are preparing for an event they adhere to a strict diet, work out in the gym, and […]

19 athletic power couples competing together in the Winter Olympics

Matthew Stockman/Getty Images A total of 2,952  athletes have traveled from across the world to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics. A handful of those athletes just so happen to be in love. These are the kinds of partnerships that give a whole new meaning to the term “relationship goals.” Here are 19 couples — some married, […]

9 Competing Airlines Donate $28 Million for Museum Makeover

9 Competing Airlines Donate $ 28 Million to Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which […]

Roger Federer net worth: The tennis star competing in the Australian Open has HUGE sum

Roger Federer, 36, is a Swiss tennis professional ranked number 2 in the world in men’s single tennis, according to the Association of Tennis Professionals. He is currently competing in the Australian Open, a tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia. Roger has been referred to by some as the greatest tennis player of our time. He […]