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LANE ONE: The top stories of 2019, from no. 5 to no. 1, a...

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Let there be no doubt, this was a wild year in Olympic sport, and as with so many areas today, full of contention, argument...

ATHLETICS: Kenya’s Chepngetich breaks away at 35 km, wins women’s Worlds marathon in 88-degree...

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The much-feared hot conditions for the women’s marathon at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha (QAT) were very much in evidence, with the...

TSX DAILY: USOPC Hall of Fame elects Smith and Carlos, making athlete sanction threats...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 25 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: USOPC Hall of Fame committee selections renders USOPC's protest sanctions toothless Much was made...

TSX DAILY: WADA confirms Russian doping inquiry on data “discrepancies”; Nye and Rogers in...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 24 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Russian doping data “discrepancies are not random” per AIU  The World Anti-Doping Agency confirmed...

LANE ONE: Not all hosting costs are going down; Budapest to spend $111 million...

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The plague of high costs which has confounded the International Olympic Committee, especially in attracting cities to host the Olympic Winter Games is spreading...

The world’s best wrestler: Undefeated, Unscored on and World Champion: Helen Maroulis!

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PALM DESERT, August 25, 2017 – How do you define greatness? Surely, American wrestling star Helen Maroulis fits the bill no matter what criteria you...

How Usain Bolt lost the last race of his career

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PALM DESERT, August 21, 2017 – There’s an old adage that it’s not how you start, but how you finish. Don’t try telling that to...

Are World Championships as important as the Olympic Games?

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PALM DESERT, August 16, 2017 – The IAAF’s great World Championships in London was one of the sports highlights of 2017, but how do...

Three weeks, two World Championships, 68 U.S. medals!

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PALM DESERT, August 14, 2017 – Although you wouldn’t even know about them if you were reading U.S. newspapers or watching SportsCenter on ESPN,...

EXTRA/Four more U.S. medals, but no fairy-tale farewells for Farah & Bolt

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PALM DESERT, August 13, 2017 – Sure, the United States women’s 4x100 m relay team won gold at the IAAF World Championships, but the...

EXTRA/Not fake news: Coburn & Frerichs 1-2 in Steeple!

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PALM DESERT, August 12, 2017 – Two Americans expected to finish about fifth and eighth instead stunned the track & field world, as Emma...

EXTRA/Phyllis Francis’ 400 m win even shocked her!

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PALM DESERT, August 10, 2017 – A crazy day of track & field, held in a heavy rain in London, ended with surprise finishes...

EXTRA/Jenny Simpson’s sprint claims World Champs silver

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PALM DESERT, August 8, 2017 – The field for the women’s 1,500 m final at the IAAF World Championships was one of the greatest...

Amid the jeers, cheers for Justin Gatlin

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PALM DESERT, August 7, 2017 – Lustily booed by the capacity crowds in London’s Olympic Stadium and then stunning the world by winning the...

EXTRA/Gatlin guns down Coleman & Bolt from lane eight!

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PALM DESERT, August 6, 2017 – The thrilling semifinal showdown that saw American Christian Coleman edge Jamaica’s Usain Bolt put the focus on those...

EXTRA/Farah’s fitness wins 10,000 m; what about Bolt?

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PALM DESERT, August 5, 2017 – The IAAF World Championships got underway with a brilliant men’s 10,000 m final and the third straight world...

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