RIO DE JANEIRO — Three Russian athletes, including a relay silver medalist, have been disqualified from the 2008 Beijing Olympics after a retesting of their doping samples.
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The only Russian track athlete holding a world title called on the country’s officials and coaches in the sport to be replaced because of the slow pace of anti-doping reforms.
The price tag on the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics is now $6.88 billion, a $1.36 billion increase that comes mainly because of accounting measures designed to better reflect inflation over the long lead-up to those games.
The USA 3X3 basketball men’s and women’s national championships will be at the Downtown Vegas Events Center on May 3-4.
Breakdancing and three other sports have made the next move toward becoming medal events at the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Lindsey Vonn straddled a gate mid-air during the super-G at the world championships Tuesday and ended up sliding down the hill face first.
Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country is well on track to deliver a “spectacular” 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
Five-time Olympic champion swimmer Nathan Adrian has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, but he plans to continue training for the 2020 Tokyo Games.
More South Korean female skaters are accusing their coaches of sexually abusing them, a group representing the athletes disclosed Monday following claims by two-time Olympic champion Shim Suk-hee that her former coach had repeatedly raped her.
Jared Allen and three other former NFL stars — none with any prior experience — are attempting to qualify for the U.S. national curling championships against players who have been throwing stones for most of their lives.