1. Smith Back in GB Gymnastics Squad

    Louis Smith will return to the Great Britain squad for this month's European Championships - his first appearance for GB since the London 2012 Olympics...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  2. Liu Xiang to Announce Retirement Next Week, Reports Say

    Olympic champion hurdler Liu Xiang will announce his retirement to his 32 million followers on Weibo next week, according to Chinese reports...

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  3. Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen Takes 1st Assisted Steps Since Severing Spine

    Ten months after severing her spine in an ATV accident, former Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen took her first steps Friday...

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  4. Canada Tops Finland 3-1 in World Hockey Semis

    The U.S. women's hockey team will play Canada in the World Championship final Saturday, for the 16th time in 16 editions of the competition dating to 1990...

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  5. Report: Boston Mayor Furious over Olympics Rumors

    It might be a good thing Marty Walsh removed the gag order on Boston 2024 Olympics criticisms, because Boston's mayor is angry. The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday afternoon that the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) may drop Boston as the U.

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 5 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  6. Rio Mayor: Work on Time Despite Worker Layoffs

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Rio de Janeiro's mayor has dismissed reports that layoffs of construction workers at one of the main 2016 Olympic sites could result in potentially damaging delays...

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  7. Why Boston 2024's Problem Was Created on Its Own

    After completing its long, complicated and anything but transparent process of choosing a city as its candidate to host the 2024 Summer Games, the United States Olympic Committee has found itself in an awkward position...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  8. Olympians Enjoy April Fools' Day on Social Media

    Congrats to U.S. 1500m runner Matthew Centrowitz for the most planned-out April Fools' Day joke of any Olympian on Wednesday...

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  9. USOC 'Concerned' About Non-Revenue College Sports

    The great competitive and commercial climax of the college sports season occurs this week in Indianapolis with the Final Four...

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  10. Olympic Medalist Zurbriggen Retires at Age 33

    GENEVA -- Olympic medalist Silvan Zurbriggen says he has retired from Alpine skiing at age 33 because of persistent back injuries...

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  11. World's Most Athletic Couple Not Satisfied

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  12. Olympic Race Walking Champion Lashmanova Could Miss Olympics

    MOSCOW (AP) The Russian athletics federation says Olympic race walking champion Elena Lashmanova could miss the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro because she competed while serving a doping ban...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  13. No Great Britain Soccer Teams for Rio Olympics

    Great Britain will not try to qualify men's and women's soccer teams for the Rio 2016 Olympics after Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland rejected an England Football Association proposal...

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  14. Summer Olympics Schedule 2016: Dates, Times, Daily Events Named for Rio Games

    Clear your 2016 calendars now because Tuesday marked the release of the complete Rio Summer Olympics competition schedule...

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  15. USOC Denies Report It Could Drop Boston for 2024

    The United States Olympic Committee on Tuesday adamantly denied a published report that suggested that the committee would drop Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Games if its poll numbers do not improve soon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  16. Rio 2016 Olympics Day-by-Day Events to Watch

    The complete Rio Olympic competition schedule was released Tuesday, allowing Games fans to start setting up their viewing schedules for August 2016...

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  17. Gabby Douglas' Family Gets TV Series

    “Douglas Family Gold” is the working title of an Oxygen TV series about Olympic all-around champion Gabby Douglas' family, the network announced Monday...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 5 months ago 1,087 reads 0 comments

  18. A Recent History of U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Comebacks

    Gabby Douglas and Aly Raisman seemed pleased with their return to competitive gymnastics in Italy on Saturday, their first meet since each won two gold medals at the London Olympics...

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  19. British Former Olympic Diver and Wife Found Shot Dead in 'Each Other's Arms'...

    A former British diver who competed for Great Britain at the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne has been found shot dead along with his wife at their villa in Spain...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. Gatlin: 'I'm the Guy to Beat Right Now' in Sprints

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 12 reads 0 comments

  21. Report: Ginobili Won't Play at FIBA Americas

    Argentina will be without stalwart Manu Ginobili as it attempts to qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympics at the FIBA Americas tournament in Monterrey, Mexico, in August and September, according to Argentine reports citing the national team coach...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 123 reads 0 comments

  22. Boston's Bid Has More at Stake Than Games

    BOSTON — In the glassy offices of Boston's headquarters for bidding on the 2024 Olympics, signs remind officials: “Keep Calm and Bid On...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  23. Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman Competitive with U.S. Teammates Incomeback

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  24. Future Bright for GB's Women: Cram

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  25. Shiffrin Captures Slalom Title at US Alpine Championships

    CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) -- Over the years, Mikaela Shiffrin has been patiently refining her technique, trying to get it just perfect...

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