The Baltimore Ravens have beaten the odds against them to trounce the San Francisco 49ers 34 to 31 in Super Bowl XLVII. The game was interrupted in the middle by a 35-minute power outage.
Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonsville Jaguars players "took a knee" during the national anthem after Trump urged fans to boycott football matches. The kneeling protest, to highlight social injustice, has stepped up a gear.
The controversy surrounding San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a new turn on Sunday. Local police officers sent a letter to the team threatening to boycott patrolling their stadium.
The Seattle Seahawks linebacker Michael Bennett has said two Las Vegas officers handcuffed him and threatened to kill him after a major boxing match. He said he was "a black man in the wrong place at the wrong time."
American football quarterback Colin Kaepernick said he sat through the anthem as a protest against racial inequality. His decision has sparked an intense debate on respect and nationalism.
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