The GIST: It was a weekend of champions in the sports world. Break out the Wheaties.
- Her third major win came with the in women’s golf history: a cool $870K. Rumor has it the winner will walk away with closer to $1 million next year.
🏃♀️Track: Sha’Carri Richardson’s return to the 100m global stage in this weekend’s Prefontaine Classic didn’t quite go as planned (she finished last in the final), but she assured us all — while using — that she’s “not done.” In the meantime, Olympic gold medalist Elaine Thompson-Herah posted the second fastest 100m time ever.
- On the men’s side, Canadian star Andre De Grasse won the 100m after winning bronze in Tokyo. Level up.
⚽️Soccer: North American soccer reigns supreme. Thanks to Morgan Weaver’s , the NWSL’s Portland Thorns beat France’s Olympique Lyonnais (aka Lyon) 1–0 in Saturday's Women's International Champions Cup final, while Barcelona claimed third after beating the Houston Dash 3–2 earlier in the day.