Today in Sports History: Tiger Woods wins PGA Championship
By The Associated Press Aug. 19, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 20 1921 — Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Mary Browne, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 to win the U.S. women’s national tennis title at the Germantown Cricket Club in...
Sportlight-Week Ahead, Aug. 19-25
By The Associated Press Aug. 18, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 19 1909 — The first race is held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Twelve-thousand spectators watch Austrian engineer Louis Schwitzer win a five...
Sportlight-Babe Ruth is the first to hit 500 home runs.
By The Associated Press Aug. 10, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 11 1929 — Babe Ruth is the first MLB player to hit 500 home runs. 1943 — Volo Song, driven by Ben White, wins the Hambletonian...
Sportlight-Week Ahead, Aug. 5-11
By The Associated Press Aug. 04, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 9 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win four Olympic gold medals as the United States sets a world record in the 4x100 relay at the...
US sprint great Allyson Felix joins IOC athletes' commission
Jul. 27, 2022 10:39 AM EDT
Track looks to pump up US fan base ahead of 2028 LA Olympics
By Eddie Pells Jul. 24, 2022 02:06 PM EDT
Sydney McLaughlin shatters 400 hurdles record with 50.68
By Eddie Pells Jul. 22, 2022 11:12 PM EDT
Felix postpones retirement for women's 4x400 relay at worlds
By Pat Graham Jul. 22, 2022 07:57 PM EDT
Felix gets a bronze on her farewell at world championships
By Eddie Pells Jul. 15, 2022 11:19 PM EDT
Allyson Felix reflects on footprints she's leaving on track
By Pat Graham Jul. 14, 2022 02:26 PM EDT
McLaughlin leads speedy group to 1st track worlds on US soil
By Eddie Pells And Pat Graham Jul. 13, 2022 02:24 PM EDT
Allyson Felix gets mixed relay nod, heading to 10th worlds
Jul. 05, 2022 08:35 PM EDT
Sydney McLaughlin does it again, breaks own world record
By Anne M. Peterson Jun. 25, 2022 06:24 PM EDT
Kerley, Jefferson win at the US outdoor championships
By Anne M. Peterson Jun. 25, 2022 12:36 AM EDT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Olympic silver medalist Fred Kerley flashed a peace sign at the crowd after winning the 100 meters at the U.S. outdoor track and field...
Richardson fails to make 100 final at the U.S. championships
By Anne M. Peterson Jun. 23, 2022 12:43 PM EDT
AP Interview: Allyson Felix 'humbled' by rivals' praise
By Andrew Dampf Jun. 08, 2022 10:59 AM EDT
Allyson Felix says she's retiring after 2022 track season
By The Associated Press Apr. 13, 2022 11:49 PM EDT
US looks to build off Jackson's historic speedskating gold
By Beth Harris Feb. 13, 2022 02:12 PM EST
Ode to Sports: A year when games and fans came off the bench
By Fred Lief Dec. 23, 2021 12:24 PM EST
Allyson Felix, Naomi Osaka earn women's sports awards
Oct. 14, 2021 11:58 AM EDT