12:03 pm August 1, 2015 | No Comment
Efforts to improve the water quality for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics are ongoing, Games organizers said on Saturday, adding the welfare of the athletes was a top priority after reports of severe pollution off the shores of the Brazilian metropolis.
7:51 pm July 31, 2015 | No Comment
Beijing Mayor Wang Anshun heralded “a remarkable day for Beijing and for the Olympic movement” on Friday after the Chinese capital won the right to host the 2022 Winter Games.
10:02 am July 31, 2015 | No Comment
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has called on Australian Rules fans to show "respect and civility" to Adam Goodes as support for the Aboriginal footballer continued to build on Friday.
12:00 pm July 30, 2015 | No Comment
Human rights activists are stepping up efforts to derail Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics, hoping their protests and petitions can thwart what appears to be almost certain victory for the Chinese capital.
10:12 am July 30, 2015 | No Comment
The row over the booing of Australian Rules player Adam Goodes showed no sign of abating on Thursday as athletes from his own sport and other codes rallied around the indigenous footballer.
4:24 pm July 29, 2015 | No Comment
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday upheld a four-game suspension of Tom Brady for his role in deflating footballs used in the game that put the New England Patriots in the 2015 Super Bowl, saying for the first time that the star quarterback had his phone destroyed to keep it out of the hands of investigators.
4:20 pm July 29, 2015 | No Comment
Chinese swimming sensation Sun Yang cannot seem to escape the spotlight in or out of the water, and at the world championships, starting in Russia on Aug. 2, the towering freestyler will again be the name of everyone's lips.
3:39 pm July 29, 2015 | No Comment
Seven decades after Adolf Hitler sought to stop Jews from competing in the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, more than 2,500 Jewish competitors will take part in the 14th European Maccabi Games from Wednesday at the same Olympic Stadium.
1:51 pm July 29, 2015 | No Comment
Time is fast running out for Tiger Woods to salvage what he describes as a "frustrating" PGA Tour season after three missed cuts, a withdrawal and just one top-25 finish in eight starts.
7:50 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
The firm of architects whose design for Japan's new Olympic stadium was scrapped said the ballooning costs that doomed their plan were due partly to an uncompetitive selection of contractors and that warnings about this were ignored.
3:12 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
The USA Swimming was rubbing its hands with glee when it announced a squad packed full of gold medal winners and record breakers for the 2015 world championships, but that was a year ago and the team that lands in Kazan may need time to fire on all cylinders.
1:51 pm July 28, 2015 | No Comment
Indian sprinter Dutee Chand feels her life is back on track after being cleared to race following the Court of Arbitration for Sport's, or CAS, ruling on gender testing guidelines.