1. WADA Doping Commission Calls for Suspension of Russian Athletics in Competition

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) called for all Russian athletes to be banned from international competition on Nov. 9 after an investigation uncovered a widespread doping program that was allegedly aided by the Russian government...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 13,165 reads 20 comments

  2. Lindsey Vonn Injury: Updates on Skier's Thumb and Recovery

    Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn suffered a thumb injury after she was bitten while attempting to break up a fight between her dogs over a Frisbee. Continue for updates. Vonn Receives Stitches, Expects to Ski Sunday Saturday, Nov...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 120,758 reads 7 comments

  3. Oscar Pistorius' Lawyer, Barry Roux, Reportedly Admits 'I Am Going to Lose'

    Barry Roux, the defence lawyer for South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius , reportedly admitted “I’m going to lose” during an appeal hearing in Bloemfontein on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 3,435 reads 2 comments

  4. World Gymnastics Championships 2015: Results and Reaction from Final Day

    The 2015 World Gymnastics Championships wrapped up Sunday with the second and last session of the men's and women's apparatus finals. Among the world-class athletes in action at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, Simone Biles stood out the most...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 8,231 reads 0 comments

  5. Gregg Popovich Named Team USA Basketball Head Coach for 2017-20

    The United States' men's national basketball team has found its next head coach, as Gregg Popovich will take the mantle from 2017 to 2020 after Mike Krzyzewski's run ends following the 2016 Rio Olympics...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 39,413 reads 150 comments

  6. Gus Kenworthy, Olympic Freeskier, Comes out as Gay

    Gus Kenworthy is one of the best freestyle skiers in the world, and he is now one of the most prominent openly gay athletes as well...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 330,890 reads 0 comments

  7. Mike Krzyzewski Announces 2016 Olympic Games Will Be His Last as USA Coach

    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski confirmed Monday he will be stepping down as the United States men's basketball coach following the 2016 Rio Olympics. "It is. It definitely is," Krzyzewski told ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 32,044 reads 99 comments

  8. Olympic Leaders Ask WADA to Take over Global Drug-Testing

    The International Olympic Committee furthered its continuous effort to eliminate doping Saturday by requesting that the World Anti-Doping Agency take responsibility for global drug-testing of Olympic athletes...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 1,419 reads 2 comments

  9. Bode Miller Announces He Won't Compete in 2015-16 World Cup Circuit

    Bode Miller is one of the most decorated skiers in United States history, but he won’t be adding any more medals or accomplishments to his resume on the 2015-16 World Cup Circuit...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 2,298 reads 3 comments

  10. Oscar Pistorius Released from Prison, Moved to House Arrest

    After spending one year in prison for the shooting death of Reeva Steenkamp, former Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius was released from prison Monday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 19,266 reads 43 comments

  11. Usain Bolt Surprises Young Training Sensation, Accepts Challenge to Race

    As the result of his viral video , Jamaican trainer Demarjay Smith earned himself an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show— and a race against the fastest man in the world...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 18,175 reads 1 comments

  12. Oscar Pistorius' Parole Request Rejected: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    A parole board in South Africa determined on Oct. 5 Oscar Pistorius will remain in prison after delaying his chance for parole, per Agence France-Presse (via the Guardian )...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 7,113 reads 16 comments

  13. Usain Bolt Returns to Oktoberfest for 3rd Successive Year

    Usain Bolt clearly enjoys Oktoberfest. The Jamaican sprint king returned to Munich for a third straight year on Saturday, enjoying beer and a traditional folk band with friends...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 4 months ago 21,602 reads 36 comments

  14. Caitlyn Jenner Will Not Be Charged for Her Role in Fatal February Car Accident

    Prosecutors declined to charge Caitlyn Jenner on Wednesday for her part in a fatal car accident in February, according to Anthony McCartney of the Associated Press ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 11,481 reads 0 comments

  15. Baseball, Karate, Surfing and More Recommended for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

    Organisers for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo have recommended five new sports to be included at the competition: baseball/softball, karate, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 5 months ago 38,381 reads 15 comments

  16. Japan's Hidekichi Miyazaki Sets New Record as Oldest 100M Sprinter, Aged 105

    It's been a golden couple of days for Japanese sport. First, there was the triumph over South Africa in the Rugby World Cup on Saturday, and now Hidekichi Miyazaki has set a world record, becoming the oldest competitive sprinter at the age of 105...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 5 months ago 25,084 reads 22 comments

  17. Oscar Pistorius' Parole Request Rejected

    Oscar Pistorius will remain in jail after his parole request was rejected Monday, according to Fox Sports . No date for a future parole hearing has been set...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 1,900 reads 0 comments

  18. 2024 Olympic Games Location: IOC Reveals Finalist Host Cities

    Five finalists to host the 2024 Summer Olympics were announced Wednesday, with American bid Los Angeles standing out as one of the top candidates. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 13,937 reads 10 comments

  19. Usain Bolt Announces He Won't Race Again in 2015: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Usain Bolt 's 2015 season is over. The Jamaican sprinter took to Facebook on Monday to announce he will withdraw from the Diamond League final in Brussels, Belgium , this week ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 9,433 reads 13 comments

  20. Los Angeles Named US Bid City for 2024 Olympics: Latest Details, Comments

    Los Angeles will carry the torch for the United States as the International Olympic Committee considers a host for the 2024 Summer Olympics. The U.S. Olympic Team confirmed Tuesday on Twitter that L...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 19,402 reads 41 comments

  21. 2016 Olympic Games Organizers to Test Contaminated Venue Water for Viruses

    Organizers for the 2016 Summer Olympics will reportedly administer viral tests to the water in Rio de Janeiro to determine whether it will be suitable for competitions, per Rob Harris of the Associated Press (via ABCNews...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 616 reads 1 comments

  22. Japan Redesigning 2020 Olympic Games Logo After Plagiarism Allegations

    Tokyo Olympic organizers announced on Tuesday they would be getting rid of the current Olympic logo for the 2020 Games amid allegations that its creator, Kenjiro Sano, plagiarized ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 1,188 reads 2 comments

  23. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Sunday Results and Final Medal Table

    Kenya’s Asbel Kiprop took gold in the men’s 1,500 metres at the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, as the curtain fell on an enthralling nine days of action...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 5 months ago 18,278 reads 1 comments

  24. Usain Bolt Discusses Retirement After 2016 Olympic Games

    Six-time Olympic gold-medal sprinter Usain Bolt will definitely be running in the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but retirement may be beckoning soon thereafter. In an interview with BBC Radio 5 live (via BBC...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 7,372 reads 11 comments

  25. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Thursday

    Usain Bolt is a 10-time world champion, as the Jamaican sprinter stormed to a stunning victory in the final of the men's 200-metre dash at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing on Thursday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 28,221 reads 13 comments