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Watch Kendall Jenner Give a Tour of L.A. Home She Spent a Year Renovating

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There’s nothing like a gorgeous celebrity home to get your mind off the fact that you’ve been stuck in your slightly less gorgeous home for the past four months. No shade though to Kendall Jenner, whose appearance in Architectural Digest (filmed and photographed pre-quarantine) is actually a treat for the eyes. The 24-year-old model, who of course hails from the all-powerful Kardashian-Jenner clan, shows off her surprisingly tranquil home in the August issue. In the video tour above, she opens by saying she moved there a year and a half ago and spent a full year renovating.Unlike the rest of her family,
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Golf

Mariah Stackhouse is the only full-time Black golfer on tour

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Mariah Stackhouse could recite the Gettysburg Address by the age of 3. She had no idea what it meant, of course, but the little girl with the booming voice had a knack for memorizing, and would land key roles on stage, like the Gingerbread Man, because she was the only one who could remember all the lines. You created me Black and beautiful, and with your blessing as my guide, every night I pray, and every day I praise your name. Ken Stackhouse first came up with the idea of writing an affirmation for 3-year-old Mariah to memorize as a
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Tennis

Countdown Begins To Tour Resumption With Release Of Cincy Entry List | ATP Tour

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Defending champion Daniil Medvedev is one of 16 Top 20 players on the entry list of next month’s 2020 Western & Southern Open, the first tournament to be played since the ATP Tour was suspended in early March. The ATP Masters 1000 tournament will take place from 20-28 August at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 24-year-old Russian won his first Masters 1000 title in Cincinnati last year, rallying past World No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals before defeating Belgian David Goffin for the trophy. You May Also
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Golf

White House lifts 14-day quarantine period for players entering U.S. to play on Tour

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The White House has eased travel restrictions for players, caddies and other essential personnel entering the United States to compete on the PGA Tour. Players were informed late Friday via e-mail that the move is based on groups who are “subject to COVID-19 testing and screening through the Tour’s rigorous health and safety protocols throughout a tournament week” and that they won’t be subject to the current 14-day quarantine period. The timing of the move is crucial for players with two of the season’s biggest events scheduled for the next two weeks – the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational and the
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Tennis

ATP Announces Cancellation Of 2020 China Tournament Swing | ATP Tour

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The ATP has announced the cancellation of the 2020 China tournament swing, following a Chinese government directive relating to sporting events in continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The directive, issued earlier this month by the General Administration of Sport in China, mandates that no international sporting events will proceed in China for the remainder of the year. As a result, the Rolex Shanghai Masters, Asia’s only ATP Masters 1000 tournament, the China Open in Beijing, an ATP 500 event, as well as the Chengdu Open and Zhuhai Championships, ATP 250 events, will not take place in 2020. In addition
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Tennis

ITF plans to resume some tour events Aug. 17

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The International Tennis Federation plans to resume its lower-level World Tennis Tour the week of Aug. 17 and its junior and beach tennis tours two weeks later when the US Open is scheduled to begin.All ITF tours have been suspended since March because of the coronavirus pandemic.The governing body says it has not decided on return dates for the senior or wheelchair tours but neither will have tournaments take place before Aug. 31.The ITF also announced its COVID-19 protocols for its tournaments and players.That includes telling participants they shouldn't travel to tournaments if they tested positive for the virus within
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Technology

Almost a year later, Mario Kart Tour gets landscape mode

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Mario Kart Tour is finally getting widescreen support nearly a year after its initial launch. The option to flip your phone into landscape mode was a key feature missing when the Mario Kart series’ mobile iteration came out last year. Released in September 2019, Mario Kart Tour brought the popular go-kart racing series to smartphones. Unlike previous installments, the game’s controls are simplified — you do not need to press any button to accelerate your character, you can just tap on your screen to use items, and you can slide your finger left or right or tilt your phone to
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Tennis

Croatian Stars Ivanisevic, Cilic A Part Of Umag History | ATP Tour

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The Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag is the only Croatian stop on the ATP Tour calendar. The ATP 250 would have been held this week if not for the Tour suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ATPTour.com looks at five things to know about the event. Three Decades Of HistorySituated on the Adriatic coast, Umag has welcomed the stars of the ATP Tour since 1990. The clay-court event, which begins play each day in the late afternoon, has crowned many high-profile champions. Former World No. 1s Thomas Muster, Carlos Moya and Marcelo Rios have all lifted the trophy in northwest
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Tennis

ATP Coaches’ Boost: Darren Cahill Lesson Supports Colleagues | ATP Tour

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Tony Downer, a retired venture capitalist who lives in Connecticut, has been playing tennis his whole life. He played with his father, and now he enjoys hitting with his children. But he hasn’t checked one thing off his “bucket list”: a trip to the Australian Open. Downer is set for a dream experience next January after winning a fundraising auction benefitting coaches affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. He will enjoy a two-hour lesson with Aussie coach Darren Cahill at Melbourne Park during the 2021 Australian Open. “By any and all measures Darren Cahill appears to be an extraordinarily stand-up, bright,
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Golf

Report: Stage set for Steph Curry-hosted PGA Tour event in fall 2021

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Stephen Curry is getting his own PGA Tour event after all. The San Francisco Recreation and Park Commission unanimously approved a proposal on Thursday to amend the city’s contract with the PGA Tour, a decision that likely means an annual fall stop in the Bay Area beginning September 2021, according to a report by the San Francisco Chronicle. The NBA superstar and the Tour have been in discussions about a new tournament for nearly two years, though talks of bringing an event to Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City fizzled in Jan. 2019. “We are still committed to bringing
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