Cirque du Soleil is producing a show on the life of soccer star Lionel Messi. No dates have been announced for the show, which is set to debut next year. Messi is the first sports star to be the focus of the famed acrobatic troupe.
The NCAA rejected a proposal for the University of North Carolina to play South Carolina in a men’s basketball exhibition game to raise funds for Hurricane Florence relief reportedly because both teams already had two exhibition games on their schedules.
A new women’s international motorsports series, W Series, plans to begin next year. It will provide new opportunities, but IndyCar driver Pippa Mann said it will “segregate” female drivers instead.