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Tokyo 2020 Summer Games
Jade Carey goes from winning gold to hitting the books
By Anne M. Peterson
3 hrs ago
Ex-Kenya sports minister guilty of corruption pays $32K fine
By Mutwiri Mutuota
7 hrs ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's former sports minister paid a fine of just over $32,000 on Thursday to avoid a six-year jail sentence after being convicted of...
By The Associated Press
9 hrs ago
Sept. 17 1897 — England’s Joe Lloyd beats Scotland’s Willie Anderson by one stroke to win the U.S. Open in Wheaton, Ill. ...
Once-amateur boxing world championships to offer prize money
13 hrs ago
Court ruling clears Australian swimmer Jack to compete again
14 hrs ago
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Australian swimmer Shayna Jack was cleared Thursday to resume her competitive career after a doping case that forced her to miss...
Dusan Ivkovic, Serbian basketball coach, dies at 77
15 hrs ago
Biles: FBI turned 'blind eye' to reports of gymnasts' abuse
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Will Graves And Michael Balsamo
Sep. 15, 2021 08:04 PM EDT
Ex-Kenya sports minister guilty in Olympic corruption case
Sep. 15, 2021 11:49 AM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's former sports minister was convicted Wednesday of corruption and abuse of office relating to the misuse of more than $800,000...
WADA warns Russia not to interfere in anti-doping work
Sep. 15, 2021 10:57 AM EDT
ISTANBUL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency warned Russia not to interfere in drug-testing in the country and asked Wednesday that a year-old vacancy at the...
Yuriy Sedykh, hammer world record holder, dies at 66
Sep. 14, 2021 10:04 AM EDT
LA28 committee chooses marketing chief Carter as new CEO
By Eddie Pells
Sep. 14, 2021 08:01 AM EDT
The organizing committee for the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics elevated its top marketing officer, Kathy Carter, to CEO on Tuesday as it ramps up preparations for...
Algerian judoka banned 10 years for refusing Olympic bout
By Greg Beacham
Sep. 13, 2021 04:05 PM EDT
Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine has been banned from competition for 10 years by the International Judo Federation after his withdrawal from the Tokyo Olympics...
ISU seeking host for 4 Continents 2022 event in January
Sep. 13, 2021 11:05 AM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Skating Union is seeking a replacement host for the 2022 Four Continents event after Tianjin, China bowed out. ...
Ukraine wants to prepare a bid to host a Winter Olympics
Sep. 13, 2021 06:07 AM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Ukraine wants to enter formal talks about hosting the Winter Olympics, the IOC said Monday. Ukrainian...
From battlefield to Tokyo: Combat vets vie at Paralympics
By Tim Sullivan
Sep. 11, 2021 10:25 AM EDT
Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad found guilty of forgery
By Graham Dunbar
Sep. 10, 2021 11:33 PM EDT
Slingsby's Aussies go for SailGP hat trick at Saint-Tropez
By Bernie Wilson
Sep. 10, 2021 05:37 PM EDT
Tom Slingsby’s Team Australia will go for a hat trick this weekend in the SailGP global league's regatta in Saint-Tropez, France. The...
Olympic official Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait found guilty of forgery in Geneva court
Sep. 10, 2021 08:51 AM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — Olympic official Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait found guilty of forgery in Geneva court. ...
US Open Lookahead: Djokovic, Zverev again in a semifinal
Sep. 10, 2021 12:09 AM EDT
Steveson signs NIL deal with WWE, will wrestle for Minnesota
By Cliff Brunt
Sep. 09, 2021 02:59 PM EDT