Russians win court ruling ahead of weightlifting elections
Jun. 23, 2022 06:36 AM EDT
Boxing president calls for new election after court ruling
Jun. 15, 2022 04:07 PM EDT
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — After a court ruled that his election opponent was wrongly barred, International Boxing Association president Umar Kremlev said...
Sports court verdict puts Olympic boxing in more doubt
By Graham Dunbar Jun. 14, 2022 12:22 PM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — The troubled International Boxing Association may have to hold its presidential election again after the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday...
Jury acquits former Olympian equestrian rider in shooting
Apr. 14, 2022 05:38 PM EDT
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A jury in New Jersey found a former Olympian equestrian competitor not guilty Thursday in the shooting of a woman at his training center...
Olympic skicross medal changed on appeal 9 days after race
Feb. 26, 2022 05:17 AM EST
Russian teen Kamila Valieva cleared to compete in figure skating at Beijing Olympics after court ruling in doping case
Feb. 14, 2022 12:50 AM EST
BEIJING (AP) — Russian teen Kamila Valieva cleared to compete in figure skating at Beijing Olympics after court ruling in doping case. ...
Former Brazil Olympic boss sentenced to jail for corruption
By Mauricio Savarese Nov. 25, 2021 10:03 PM EST
Ex-Kenya sports minister guilty of corruption pays $32K fine
By Mutwiri Mutuota Sep. 16, 2021 02:09 PM EDT
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...
Olympic official Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait found guilty of forgery in Geneva court
Sep. 10, 2021 08:49 AM EDT
GENEVA (AP) — Olympic official Sheikh Ahmad of Kuwait found guilty of forgery in Geneva court. ...
Olympic power broker Sheikh Ahmad found guilty of forgery
By Graham Dunbar Sep. 10, 2021 06:29 AM EDT
Two-time Olympic silver medalist jailed for drug smuggling
Jul. 27, 2021 03:33 AM EDT
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Two-time Olympic silver medal-winning kayaker Nathan Baggaley and his younger brother have been jailed for more than 20 years each...
Judge dismisses murder charges against Simone Biles’ brother
Jun. 15, 2021 01:29 PM EDT
CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge in Ohio has dismissed murder charges filed against the brother of Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles, ruling Tuesday that...
Death of 'Miracle on Ice' standout Pavelich ruled suicide
Apr. 05, 2021 02:44 PM EDT
ANOKA, Minn. (AP) — Last month's death of "Miracle on Ice” Olympic hockey standout Mark Pavelich was ruled a suicide, a Minnesota medical examiner said Monday....
Ex-Olympic silver medalist Baggaley guilty of drug importing
Apr. 01, 2021 03:32 AM EDT
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Former two-time Olympic silver medalist canoeist Nathan Baggaley and his younger brother have been found guilty of plotting to...
Olympic powerbroker to go on trial in Geneva in forgery case
By Graham Dunbar Feb. 12, 2021 11:54 AM EST
Ski great Northug to be jailed for traffic and drug offenses
Dec. 21, 2020 11:21 AM EST
HELSINKI (AP) — A court in Norway has found two-time Olympic cross-country skiing champion Petter Northug guilty of serious traffic offenses and possession of...
Former coach's sentencing delayed in Nassar-related case
By Anna Liz Nichols Jul. 15, 2020 07:53 AM EDT
The Latest: Wiz coach Brooks’ buzz cut nets $50K for charity
By The Associated Press May. 14, 2020 12:50 PM EDT
Judge lets rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine go home, citing COVID-19
By Larry Neumeister Apr. 02, 2020 06:52 PM EDT
Morrisey: Order to reduce abortions, be upheld in court
By Anthony Izaguirre Apr. 02, 2020 05:38 PM EDT