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TSX DAILY: Track & field fans who want the sport to be more popular...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 23 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile sport,...

JUDO Preview: World Championships in Tokyo presage Olympic competition one year ahead

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One of the great shrines in judo is the Nippon Budokan, built to initially host the first-ever Olympic competition in the sport in 1964....

PAN AMERICAN GAMES: Nothing miraculous about U.S. women dominating wrestling, as well as two...

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Among the wrestling cognoscenti, the power of the United States women’s program is well known, but after four victories and a silver medal at...

JUDO: Georgia puts in a heavyweight performance in Croatia, but Japan leads the medal...

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A large field of 552 judoka from 86 countries gathered for the last IJF World Tour event before next month’s World Championships in Tokyo,...

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

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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,...

JUDO: Japan impresses with five wins in Budapest Grand Prix, but Aguiar and Silva...

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A fine field of 544 judoka from 82 countries came to Hungary for the Budapest Grand Prix, but it was Japan that had most...

JUDO: Superstar Riner returns as Japan scores seven golds at Montreal Grand Prix

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He came into the Montreal Grand Prix ranked only 35th in the IJF World Rankings, but there was no doubt who was going to...

JUDO Preview: Three reigning world champs, two Rio gold winners entered in first-ever Montreal...

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After a hiatus in June, the IJF World Tour resumes in North America – for a change – with the first-ever Montreal Grand Prix,...

JUDO: Five defenders win again at USA Judo National Championships in Las Vegas

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As no national teams were selected from the results of the 2019 USA Judo National Championships in Las Vegas, many of the top U.S....

JUDO Preview: Three trying for sixth U.S. titles in last eight years at Senior...

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The Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino will be the scene for the USA Judo National Championships from Novice divisions all the way to...

JUDO: Three world champions triumph in Hohhot Grand Prix

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Many of the top judoka skipped the Hohhot Grand Prix in China, but some were there, including three reigning World Champions who won their...

JUDO Preview: Five recent world champions headline Hohhot Grand Prix in China

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The third Hohhot Grand Prix will feature 301 judoka from 43 nations in competition at the 6,000-seat Inner Mongolia Stadium at 28 Genghis Khan...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: South Africa confirms it will appeal Court of Arbitration holding in...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● Despite its agreement in June with the IAAF that it...

THE BIG PICTURE: Iran’s judo federation pledges not to discriminate against Israel … maybe

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All credit to the International Judo Federation, which has consistently championed the right of all countries – notably Israel and Kosovo – to compete...

LANE ONE: Olympic budget pressures mean nothing to those who aren’t paying for the...

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Spending someone else’s money is pretty easy. The Olympic Movement has been great at it for decades. The International Olympic Committee, especially under the administration...

JUDO: Azerbaijan scores seven medals to lead Japan in Baku Grand Slam

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A large field of 431 judoka from 57 countries entered the Baku Grand Slam, and the home team came through with the most medals. Azerbaijani...

JUDO Preview: Six no. 1-ranked judoka headline Grand Slam in Baku

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A massive field of 449 judoka from 57 countries is gathering in Baku (AZE) for the last of the IJF’s Grand Slams prior to...

JUDO: Brazil dominates Pan American Championships in Lima

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There’s not much doubt that Brazil has been the top country in the Americas in judo since its excellent performance in Rio in 2016....

JUDO Preview: Judoka from 29 nations to compete in the Pan American Champs in...

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The parade of events leading to the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima includes this weekend’s Pan American Championships, the primary qualifying event, with...

JUDO: Korea’s An triumphs in Antalya Grand Prix as other stars fade

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There were three Olympic gold medalists entered in the Antalya (TUR) Grand Prix and all of them lost. But the one World Champion in...

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