To outsiders and casual golf fans, there are few subjects more dull than that of how golf assigns world ranking points. But within the game, it’s a very continuous issue. First, some context: Renowned golf statistician and Columbia Professor Mark Broadie wrote that “bias is large and statistically significant” in favor of European Tour players, and “that PGA Tour golfers are penalized by an average of 26 to 37 OWGR ranking positions compared to non-PGA Tour golfers.” It got this way because up until fairy recently, the European and PGA Tours were largely similar in terms of ability, so there wasn’t much problem in the relatively even way World Ranking points were distributed between the two tours.
Is Ronda Rousey done with the UFC? Was her defeat at UFC 207 in December the last time we'll see her inside an Octagon? While the women's MMA superstar hasn't said a word to the public about her fighting future (or lack thereof) since her loss, the general vibe we've been getting on the subject has not been positive. But there may still be hope yet! On Tuesday night, strength and nutrition trainer Dan Garner announced that he'd be working with the former women's bantamweight champion. To what end, exactly, remains unclear. "Wanted to give a good welcoming post to Ronda Rousey who has just recently joined the team, and is all set for the comprehensive nutritional programming process with myself,"
NFL star J.J. Watt had been quietly dating professional soccer player Kealia Ohai for about a year before going public with their love in January. The pair, who met through Watt’s Houston Texans teammate Brian Cushing (Cushing is married to Ohai’s older sister Megan), are “very happily dating” while balancing busy training and traveling schedules, a source tells PEOPLE. “We’re both very proud of each other and what we both do,” Watt, 28, told PEOPLE at a pre-Super Bowl event in February.