Daytona 500 sells out for second consecutive year — with one day to spare
Just one day before race day, it was announced that the Daytona 500 race had completed sold out of seats. All 101,500 seats at the speedway were sold, with the Daytona 500 being one of the races that fans look forward to the most. The well-known race is claimed as the perfect kickoff to the NASCAR season and one of the most energetic and exciting races.
Stephen Curry had a historically bad shooting night in Warriors’ win over Sixers
Steph Curry, who currently leads the NBA league in his number of three-pointers made, finished in his game against the Sixers by making zero of his 11 three-point shots. This night of poor shooting caused Curry to tie a record with two other players for the most threes missed in a game. Despite Curry’s abnormal performance, the Warriors still beat the Sixers 119–108.
Transgender boy wins Texas girls state wrestling title amid controversy
Mack Beggs, a high school wrestler, is currently in the process of transitioning from female to male through medical treatments. Beggs won the state title in Texas for the girls wresting category, even though he claims to identify as a male. Just before the tournament, another high school wrestler’s parent filed a lawsuit to prohibit Beggs from competing, but the hearing was not completed in time.