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CYCLING: Willoughby claims second World title, while van Gendt runs away from favored Kimmann...

BMX races are short and often decided by tiny margins, so the timing is out to 1,000ths of a second. But 2017 World Champion...

CYCLING: Nibali wins emotional, shortened Stage 20 as Bernal set to win Tour de...

More difficult weather re-arranged the Tour de France again, but a shortened Stage 20 confirmed that Colombia’s Egan Bernal is set to win the...

CYCLING: Stage 19 cut short thanks to a hailstorm that gives Colombia’s Egan Bernal...

It was happening all over again. A fabulous climb by 22-year-old Egan Bernal of Colombia over the highest peak of the 2019 Tour de...

CYCLING: Trentin breaks away to win Tour de France stage 17, but the Alps...

One of the most compelling editions of the Tour de France in recent memory is now at the decisive stage, with Thursday’s brutal triple...

CYCLING Preview: Dutch stars Kimmann and Smulders favored in World BMX Championships in Belgium

The best in BMX are assembled at the famous racecourse in Heusden-Zolder (BEL) for the UCI World Championships, ongoing this week with the elite...

FENCING: Russian women superb in FIE Worlds as Deriglazova wins twice; U.S. makes history...

Russia’s women’s squad won medals in five of six events to headline the FIE World Championships at the BOK Sports Hall in Budapest (HUN),...

BEACH VOLLEYBALL Preview: Tokyo World Tour test event has both no. 1-ranked pairs and...

The FIVB World Tour is in Japan for a 4-star tournament in Tokyo’s Shiokaze Park that is also the “dress rehearsal” for the 2020...

BADMINTON Preview: Resurgent Japan looks for most wins ever in Japan Open in Tokyo

The Daihatsu Yonex Japan Open is one of the prestige tournament on the Badminton World Tour and the home team will have plenty of...

TRIATHLON: Brownlee and Jackson shine brightest in Edmonton World Series Sprint

Twice an Olympic medalist, Britain’s Jonny Brownlee has not been among the stars of the ITU World Series in 2019, but he looked like...

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: World champs triumph at home at Edmonton; U.S. takes silvers in Canada...

Fresh from their World Championships victory in Germany, Canadians Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes thrilled a home-country audience with a straight-set win in the...

BADMINTON: Doubles defenders Gideon & Sukamuljo and Fukushima & Hirota highlight Indonesia Open

With a staggering $1.25 million in prize money on the line in the Indonesia Open, one of the richest stops on the BWF World...

SPORT CLIMBING: Japan sweeps Briancon men’s Lead, while Seo & Garnbret both at the...

The IFSC World Cup in Lead reached the halfway mark on Saturday, with Japan showing impressive depth with a rare sweep of the men’s...

CYCLING: Good day for Britain, as Simon Yates win stage 15 and Thomas claws...

The unrelenting pressure of one of the hardest routes in the history of the Tour de France continued on Sunday, with defending champion Geraint...

CYCLING: Vos wins La Course for the second time with final, explosive sprint in...

Dutch dominance of the 2019 UCI Women’s World Tour continued with Marianne Vos (NED) taking her second win in the six editions of the...

GYMNASTICS: No doubt about Biles in GK U.S. Classic, but McCusker shines in second

Superstar gymnast Simone Biles easily won the All-Around at the GK U.S. Classic and confirmed her position as the top American gymnast with an...

CYCLING: The pain was worth the gain, as Alaphilippe now up 2:02 on Thomas...

Brutal, uphill climbing stages are what win major stage races like the Tour de France. Saturday’s final climb up the Col de Tourmalet in...

CYCLING: Alaphilippe stuns cycling world with Stage 13 Time Trial win!

The Individual Time Trial in the 13th stage of the 2019 Tour de France was supposed to be the day that defending champion Geraint...

ARCHERY: Korea sweeps all three events in Ready Steady Tokyo Olympic test

At the 2019 World Archery Championships in the Netherlands, Korean archers won one of the five Olympic-style (Recurve) events. Don’t expect the same in...

GYMNASTICS Preview: America’s best – including Biles and Hurd – in GK U.S. Classic...

The cream of U.S. women’s gymnastics is set for action this weekend in the GK U.S. Classic in Louisville, Kentucky, essentially a warm-up for...

CYCLING: Alaphilippe still wearing the yellow jersey, but will he survive Friday’s time trial?

The 12th stage of the 2019 Tour de France looked like a difference maker on the schedule, with two massive climbs over the Col...

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