1. 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 8 months ago 25,093 reads 22 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 1,910 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 8 months ago 14,186 reads 10 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 9,625 reads 13 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 19,421 reads 41 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 622 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 1,194 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 18,325 reads 1 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 7,422 reads 11 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 28,411 reads 13 comments

  11. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Wednesday

    Usain Bolt ’s dream of a 10th world title is alive and kicking, as the Jamaican sped into the final of the men’s 200 metres on Wednesday at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 months ago 18,366 reads 4 comments

  12. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Tuesday

    Usain Bolt sashayed into the semi-finals of the men’s 200 metres at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, winning his heat in a time of 20.28 seconds on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 months ago 6,179 reads 7 comments

  13. Justin Gatlin's Agent Comments on BBC's 'Biased' Coverage of Usain Bolt's Win

    American sprinter Justin Gatlin is to boycott the British media amid claims of "biased" coverage during the ongoing world athletics championships in Beijing, according to his agent...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 months ago 5,547 reads 2 comments

  14. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, August 23, 2015

    Fact: Usain Bolt won the 100-meter race at the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, joining Carl Lewis and Maurice Greene as the only three-time 100-meter world champions...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 months ago 48,822 reads 30 comments

  15. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Sunday

    Usain Bolt narrowly beat rival Justin Gatlin to the gold medal in the 100-metre final of the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, finishing the race with his best time of the season: 9...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 9 months ago 58,931 reads 11 comments

  16. Rio 2016 Events May Be Moved from Polluted Guanabara Bay

    The pollution at Guanabara Bay continues to be a hot topic with the Olympics set to converge on Rio in less than one year, as the latest word is the sailing events could be moved from the area if the water isn't cleaned up...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 13,642 reads 35 comments

  17. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Saturday

    The 2015 IAAF World Championships kicked off at Beijing National Stadium in China on Saturday. The biennial showcase featuring some of the world's best athletes, which runs through next Sunday, consists of 47 track and field events...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 12,348 reads 0 comments

  18. Usain Bolt Comments on Efforts to Clean Up Track and Field

    As Olympic champion Usain Bolt prepares for the world championships, he finds himself immersed in the conversation that has dominated track and field this past year: the issue of doping...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 8,028 reads 12 comments

  19. CONCACAF Olympics Draw Revealed

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  20. Aly Raisman Begins Olympic Ascent with Comeback at US National Championships

    At the age of 21, Aly Raisman is the elder stateswoman of the United States gymnastic team. Over the weekend, she began her mission to prove that younger is not always better on the beams...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 1,434 reads 0 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant's Future with 2016 Rio Olympics Team Discussed by Jerry Colangelo

    As preparations continue for the 2016 United States Olympic basketball team, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Kobe Bryant may want his final act to come with a gold medal in Rio next summer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 54,398 reads 207 comments

  22. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: Reaction and Takeaways for Blue vs White

    Thirsty hoop fans wandering the basketball wasteland of mid-August stumbled on the oasis of Team USA's Basketball Showcase just in time...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 months ago 138,849 reads 169 comments

  23. LeBron's Olympic Decision Should Be a Matter of Choice, Not Duty

    LAS VEGAS — There were only six minutes when LeBron James appeared as if he'd rather be anywhere else Wednesday, and those ticked off — painfully slowly — ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 10 months ago 39,539 reads 127 comments

  24. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: TV, Live Stream Schedule for Blue vs. White

    USA basketball has convened in Las Vegas for its 2015 minicamp, and a star-studded roster of NBA talent is slated to hit the floor at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center Thursday evening for an intrasquad scrimmage...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 8,232 reads 1 comments

  25. Ryan Seacrest Will Host NBC's 2016 Rio Olympics Late-Night Coverage

    Ryan Seacrest announced Wednesday on Twitter he will be hosting the late-night coverage of the 2016 Rio Olympics for NBC...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 4,104 reads 14 comments