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The Whiskey Classic

The Whiskey Classic

Join The Sports Animal on Saturday, OCTOBER 12, for The Whiskey Classic! https://www.whiskeyclassic.us The Whiskey Classic is an immersive event experience designed for whiskey, bourbon, and scotch aficionados, industry professionals, as well as those who want to discover the art behind these beverages. Our event is housed at one of the most famous western movie…MORE

St. Jude Walk/Run Albuquerque

St. Jude Walk/Run Albuquerque

Join The Sports Animal on September 21 for St. Jude Walk/Run Albuquerque, raising funds to support the lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer…MORE

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Homegrown trainers enjoy success during Irish Champions Weekend

Homegrown trainers enjoy success during Irish Champions Weekend

Ireland is synonymous with horse racing and the country was able to celebrate its rich history with the world at this weekend’s showpiece event. The Longines Irish Champions Weekend — a two-day racing festival worth $5.3 million in prize money — is co-hosted by the famed Curragh racecourse and nearby Leopardstown. A truly world-class field…

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals he has HIV

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals he has HIV

Former Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has revealed he is HIV positive and has vowed to help “break the stigma” surrounding the illness. Thomas is believed to be the first British sportsman to announce that he is living with the virus. He was also the first professional rugby union player to announce that he was…

Tyson Fury defeats unbeaten Otto Wallin in Las Vegas

Tyson Fury defeats unbeaten Otto Wallin in Las Vegas

Tyson Fury took down the undefeated Otto Wallin in their heavyweight boxing fight Saturday night. Fury won the 12-round bout in a unanimous decision, despite suffering a serious cut above his eye early in the fight. With the victory, Fury improves to 29-0-1, including 20 wins by knockout. “It was a great fight … For…

Norwich stuns defending Premier League champion Manchester City

Norwich stuns defending Premier League champion Manchester City

Defending Premier League champion Manchester City was stunned by newly-promoted Norwich, losing 3-2 on a thrilling evening at Carrow Road that the 27,000 spectators in attendance will likely never forget. Two goals in 10 first-half minutes from Kenny McLean and Todd Cantwell gave Norwich a healthy lead inside half an hour, before Sergio Aguero scored…

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