The Williams sisters have dominated women's tennis for a long time, but there are a few new faces, such as 17-year-old Melanie Oudin. Takeaway sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin talks about Oudin's victories at the U.S. Open and other sports news.
Legendary baseball player Curt Schilling is pitching a new idea: running for Ted Kennedy's open Senate seat. Does he have what it takes to play ball in the U.S. Senate? The Takeaway's sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, gives us his thoughts.
Tom Brady sustained injuries during a pre-season game last Friday. Sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin talks with The Takeaway about the possible decline of Brady and the Patriots, as well as today's start of the U.S. Open.
Sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin joins The Takeaway to discuss Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt's new world record in the 100m dash and South Korean Y. E. Yang's victory over Tiger Woods at the PGA Championship.
Studies show that children who are pushed hard in sports can develop negative personality traits. The Takeaway talks to Kate Dailey, writer for Newsweek's ?Human Condition' blog, author Mark Hyman, and Takeaway Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin.
The U.S. men's soccer team lost to Mexico 2-1. However, the American men still have a chance to qualify for the FIFA World Cup. The Takeaway's sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin talks about the match, his hopes, and his continued frustration.
The Takeaway's sports correspondent Ibrahim Abdul-Matin talks about Michael Vick, recently released from two years in prison for operating an unlawful interstate dog fighting ring, and also discusses the controversial comic strip ?Tank McNamara.'