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TSX DAILY: Even with all its changes, the IOC is still being pressured, now...

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 11 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: No matter what the IOC does, the heat is still on, now from...

LANE ONE: No matter what the IOC does, the heat is still on, now...

There are a lot of folks who despise the International Olympic Committee, as many or more who really need its support – and money...

TSX DAILY: U.S. qualifies for Tokyo, advances to FIBA World Cup quarters; Americans trail...

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 10 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: U.S. beats Brazil in FIBA World Cup, headed to quarterfinals vs. France There were...

TSX DAILY: Iranian hatred of Israel sends its judo world champ to Germany; U.S....

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 2 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE:  Iran’s policy vs. Israel costs it a World Champion as Mollaei heads to...

LANE ONE: Iranian hatred of Israel sends its own World Champion fleeing to Germany

If this story was offered as a movie concept, it would be rejected as too wild, too fanciful to be believed. But truth is...

LANE ONE: World Champion asks “Why does a popular Olympic sport struggle?”

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) has an online feature called “Player’s Own Voice” and Melissa Humana-Paredes was the guest columnist last Wednesday (21st) with...

TSX DAILY: Australia is having the “Olympic Talk” about Queensland; the Diamond League, money...

= TSX DAILY ~ 16 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: With a possible 2032 bid ahead, Australia’s Queensland region is now having the “Olympic talk” Even...

LANE ONE: With a possible 2032 bid ahead, Australia’s Queensland region is now having...

The tumult over bids for the Olympic and Olympic Winter Games should have subsided after the selection of Milan-Cortina to host the 2018 Olympic...

TSX DAILY: Crazy 2020 Triathlon qualifier ends in double disqualification

= TSX DAILY ~ 15 August 2019 = | 1. |  TRIATHLON: Women’s Olympic qualifier ends with hand-in-hand Brits disqualified, but Summer Rappaport makes U.S. team  This is why...

TSX DAILY: U.S. swimmers win 11 medals in one night; world record for Brady...

= TSX DAILY ~ 8 August 2019 = | 1. |  PAN AMERICAN GAMES: U.S. swimmers win six of seven events, score 11 medals in one session! USA Swimming...

LANE ONE: Anti-Olympic activists appear to be getting their strategy from … Prof. Quincy...

In one of the most riotous comedies of all time and a world-class spoof of American college life, Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff addressed the...

LANE ONE: Judo’s fear of gambling means no one knows who is competing in...

The International Judo Federation has a reputation for efficiency and thoroughness, both traits endemic to that sport. It has a comprehensive World Tour, continental championships,...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Lyles to run only 200 m at USATF Nationals; Rakhimov resigns...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● Ending considerable speculation, Noah Lyles and his coach confirmed that...

LANE ONE: You want transparency? Look to World Rowing and you will see it,...

There has been much made of the lack of transparency, not to mention outright secrecy or deceit within the International Federations which govern sports...

LANE ONE: The end of the 11,000-athlete Olympics is coming, and it is the...

Many who have watched the unchecked growth of mega-events like the Olympic Games have wondered when the tipping point will come, when someone will...

HEARD AT HALFTIME: Bubka and Popov fiercely refute Cabral’s testimony on Rio bribes; FIFA...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXXI Olympiad: Rio 2016 ● In the wake of...

LANE ONE: Ex-Rio governor tells court of $2 million in bribes to buy Rio...

Sergio Cabral, who served as the governor of the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro from 2007-14, told a Brazilian court on Thursday that...

LANE ONE: The IOC’s glowing financial statements, and how they might go up in...

The International Olympic Committee released its 2018 Annual Report last week, with a complete set of financial statements that provide a fascinating look at...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Diack indictment shows corruption on a grand scale; USA Synchro tries...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● The German ARD network managed to obtain a copy of...

THE BIG PICTURE: IOC Session confirms all of the Bach-led reforms for now and...

The International Olympic Committee membership agreed with all of the initiatives and reforms passed by its Executive Board and gave its President, Thomas Bach...

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