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TSX DAILY: The life of a triple Olympic champion includes “I just fainted, and...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 13 August 2019 = | 1. |  ATHLETICS: Tianna Bartoletta’s odyssey now includes anemia If you read her resume, you’d think Tianna Bartoletta would have...

TSX DAILY: U.S. men’s soccer players want their “fair share” of revenues; how much...

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= TSX DAILY ~ 2 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: U.S. men’s soccer players want a “fair share” ~ how much is that? The United...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Gyarfas charged in 1998 murder plot; worries about IAAF Council candidates...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Aquatics ● Back in May, we asked why the international federation responsible...

LANE ONE: Is the FINA Champions Swim Series the way forward, or a bridge...

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The first edition of the FINA Champions Swim Series has now been completed, with three meets and more than $2 million in prize money...

LANE ONE: Gyarfas responds: “I didn’t commit any crime” plus the day of reckoning...

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As a result of our Lane One story on Monday about the international aquatics federation – FINA – having an accused murderer as a...

LANE ONE: Why does FINA have an accused murderer as a Technical Delegate at...

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It’s amazing what you can find out if you make an effort to read even the most boring documents. The international federation for aquatics sports,...

LANE ONE: Beginning of the end for the Russian doping scandal, as WADA obtains...

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The seemingly endless saga of Russian and one of the largest doping scandals in history may be moving toward its final chapter after a...

LANE ONE: After 72 years, Olympic sports have finally caught up with Track &...

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The newest tool for promoting athletes in Olympic sports was pioneered 72 years ago in San Bruno, California. World rankings. If you follow USA Wrestling’s impossibly...

LANE ONE: FINA asks for dismissal of International Swimming League and athlete suits

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Following the cancellation of a high-profile swimming meet scheduled for last December, the new International Swimming League (ISL) filed suit against the international governing...

LANE ONE: To grow track & field, Sebastian Coe of 2019 needs to talk...

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Britain’s Sebastian Coe was one of the finest middle-distance runners of all time. He was so good and so special that he sold thousands...

SWIMMING Panorama: Doping rumors about China’s Yang Sun, and a cancer challenge for Nathan...

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Rough news this week for two of the finest swimmers in the world, both from the medical side: ● China’s Yang Sun, the triple Olympic...

SWIMMING: FINA announces impressive details of $3.9 million Champion Swim Series

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A three-meet series over three months will comprise the new FINA Champions Swim Series, to be held in three familiar venues: ● 1: 27-28 April...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Friday, 18 January 2019

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Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of the week (so far) in the turbulent world of international...

SWIMMING: FINA confirms no suspensions, talks up Champions Swim Series to national federations

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To the surprise of almost no one, the International Federation for aquatic sports, FINA, declared that no athletes would be suspended for participating in...

THE BIG PICTURE: FINA and Int’l Swimming League trade barbs

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The furor between the International Swimming League (ISL) and the Federation Internationale de Natation (FINA) continued unabated this week. ISL held a meeting in London...

LANE ONE: Why is FINA trying to keep swimmers from making money at swimming?

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If you listen to the leaders of the Olympic Movement, and especially International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach of Germany, you will hear –...

THE BIG PICTURE: After being sued, FINA announces new meet series

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In the blowback from the twin lawsuits filed against it for restraint of trade in the U.S., the International Federation for swimming, FINA, suddenly...

SWIMMING: Two anti-trust suits filed against FINA

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The decision by FINA to implode the Energy for Swim meet in Turin, which had the interest and support of many top athletes in...

THE BIG PICTURE: Breaststroke champ Adam Peaty rips FINA over lack of athlete pay...

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The furor among some of the top swimmers in the world over FINA’s forced cancellation of the International Swimming League-affiliated Energy for Swim meet,...

SWIMMING: Energy for Swim meet canceled under pressure from FINA

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A nasty fight inside swimming has expanded outside as the second edition of the Energy for Swim meet scheduled for Turin (ITA) in December...

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