A refugee team that competed at the 2016 Rio Olympics with 10 athletes from countries including Syria and South Sudan was named on Monday as winner of a Laureus Award for sporting inspiration.
Mike Tirico is taking over from Bob Costas as the prime-time host of NBC’s Olympics coverage starting next winter in South Korea.
The U.S. government has told the U.S. Olympic Committee that the travel ban put in place over the weekend shouldn’t impact athletes traveling to the United States for international events.
Jamaican Usain Bolt says it is rough losing one of his nine Olympic gold medals after relay team mate Nesta Carter was found guilty of doping at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Usain Bolt has lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals in a doping case involving teammate Nesta Carter.
Steffen Peters and Rosamunde, his new mount, won the inaugural High Roller Grand Prix Freestyle at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center with an average score of 78.425.
The two Canadian curlers are married with two children, who often travel on the road with them when they go to events.
An estimated 10 percent of fans at the Continental Cup will be American, an uptick from past years.
Competition in the Continental Cup will begin Thursday at Orleans Arena, with sessions scheduled for 9 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Ryan Lochte has jumped in the pool to announce that he and fiancee Kayla Rae Reid are expecting a baby.