The BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, set to begin this week, has been postponed after a case of coronavirus was confirmed in the Coachella Valley.

The Riverside County Public Health Department declared a public health emergency for the desert cities 110 miles east of Los Angeles, including Indian Wells where the ATP and WTA tours were to play the two-week tournament starting Wednesday.

“There is too great a risk, at this time, to the public health of the Riverside County area in holding a large gathering of this size,” Dr. David Agus, professor of medicine and biomedical engineering at the

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UFC is nothing if not unpredictable, and no one could have seen last night’s UFC strawweight championship coming.

Weili Zhang defended her title in a split-decision victory over former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 248.

Zhang and Jedrzejczyk traded punches and kicks through five rounds that were as technically fascinating as they were physically devastating — both competitors’ faces offering a living testament.

“I had a long way to get here,” Zhang said after the fight. “It was very serious, but we made it. I’m so happy now.”

It was brutal, it was enthralling, it was everything a UFC fan … Read More