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ALPINE SKIING: Home crowd happy with Hirscher’s 10th win of the season in Schladming

It’s only been 16 days since Austria’s Marcel Hirscher won a FIS Alpine World Cup race, but it seemed like so much longer after...

BADMINTON: Three wins for China in World Tour Finals

There’s no doubt that China is the world’s no. 1 power in badminton and they demonstrated it with three wins at the BWF World...

TABLE TENNIS: Brazil wins eight medals in Pan American Champs

The Pan American Championships in Santiago (CHI) ended up being a showcase for Brazil and the United States, which led the medal table with...

SWIMMING: Sjostrom wins five, takes seasonal World Cup title

Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom (pictured) won her second consecutive FINA Swimming World Cup title with a dominating performance in the final meet in Singapore. Leading Hungary’s...

SPEED SKATING Preview: Another Dutch treat as World Cup season starts in Japan?

The Meiji Hokkaido-Tokachi Oval in Obihiro (JPN) is the site for the start of the ISU Speed Skating World Cup program of six events...

BADMINTON Preview: Four no. 1 players/teams in Hong Kong Open

Most of the top-ranked players in the BWF World Rankings are getting going in the Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open at the Hong Kong...

BADMINTON Preview: Danisa Denmark Open showcases 1s vs. 2s in World Rankings

The Odense Sports Park will be stop no. 20 (out of 27) on the 2018 BWF World Tour, for the Danisa Denmark Open, which...

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: U.S.’s Klineman and Ross win in Yangzhou 4-star

American April Ross was the “kid” alongside beach volleyball immortal Kerri Walsh Jennings when they won a bronze medal at the Rio Games in...

VOLLEYBALL: U.S. loses two, but advances to final round in women’s Worlds

The hard matches finally came in the FIVB Women’s World Championships and left only Italy as an undefeated team on the way to the...

LANE ONE: Senate hearing asks four NGBs to turn control over to its athletes

Should athletes run the sports they participate in? The key exchanges of Wednesday’s fourth hearing on “Protecting U.S. Amateur Athletes: Examining Abuse Prevention Efforts Across...

SWIMMING Preview: FINA World Cup moves to Eindhoven

The third meet – and start of the second cluster – of the FINA Swimming World Cup starts in Eindhoven (NED) with the events...

SPORT CLIMBING Preview: Garnbret vs. Pilz again in World Cup Lead in Kranj

The fifth of seven World Cups in Lead is getting set for Kranj (SLO), with new 2020 Tokyo favorite Janja Garnbret (pictured) ready to...

GYMNASTICS Preview: U.S. defending titles in Pan Am Rhythmic Champs in Lima

The last of the three Pan American Gymnastics Championships – this one in Rhythmic – that will serve as qualifiers for next year’s Pan...

CANOE-KAYAK Preview: Fox eyes family record in Slalom World Championships

This has been a great season for Australia’s Jessica Fox, who made history by winning both the C-1 and K-1 races in the first...

GYMNASTICS: Russian sweep continues at Rhythmic World Champs

The unstoppable force that is Russia is closing in on a gold-medal sweep of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia (BUL). With only...

GYMNASTICS: Dina Averina continues domination in World Champs

Russia’s Dina Averina established herself as the new queen of Rhythmic Gymnastics in 2017, winning the All-Around title, as well as golds in Hoop...

THE BIG PICTURE: USOC chair Larry Probst announces retirement; Susanne Lyons will take over

The question whispered on the sidelines of the Larry Nassar abuse scandal: “Where is Larry Probst in all this?” was answered on Monday, when...

CYCLING: Matthews takes both ends of Quebec doubleheader

The ninth annual men’s cycling doubleheader in Quebec (CAN) – the Grand Prix de Quebec in Quebec City and Grand Prix de Montreal –...

SPORT CLIMBING Preview: Tokyo preview in 2018 World Championships

The 15th Sport Climbing World Championships will provide a preview of what to expect in Tokyo over 11 days through the 16th, at Innsbruck...

ARCHERY Preview: World Field Championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo

The 26th World Field Archery Championships are starting up in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, with competitions for juniors and seniors in Recurve, Compound and Barebow...

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