The R&A announced a nearly 40% prize fund increase for next month's AIG Women's British Open, with the total amount now coming to $4.5M (IMG).
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak yesterday sat courtside with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver during Spurs-Hornets at Thomas & Mack Center as part of the NBA Summer League (LVSPORTSBIZ.com, 7/7).
The first day of the Calgary Stampede western show on Friday set a "single-day attendance record" with 127,777, "breaking the previous record of 122,403 last year" and 115,235 in '17 (CALGARY HERALD, 7/6).
Ice cream brand Nightfood has reached a partnership with 49ers CB Richard Sherman, who will have a custom flavor called "Blanket Coverage" available as part of the deal (THE DAILY).