wrestling

Danny Hodge Was the Last of the ‘Natural’ Strongmen

The 1956 Olympic wrestling silver medalist, three-time NCAA wrestling champ and longtime pro wrestler’s feats of strengths were as legendary as Paul Bunyan’s. Except his were real

The Chickenshit Politics of the Kings of Combat Sports

The WWE got quiet about its strong support for Trump when it wasn’t good for business. The UFC, on the other hand, has painted itself in MAGA red from head-to-toe. In the end, though, their political ideology is really only about their own professional gains.

Where Are the Black WWE Champs?

Out of 53 WWE champions, only two are Black. Why haven’t these superstars gotten a chance to hold a title?

An Expert’s Guide to COVID Risk in Every Pro Sport

With baseball season approaching quickly, we talked to an epidemiologist about what players can expect on every field, rink, ring and court — and who’s putting their lives at the most risk