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LANE ONE: Remembering the day the Olympic Movement didn’t collapse: 8 May 1984

(This is a reprint of our Lane One column of 9 May 2018, which was available in our old PDF format and not as...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Friday, 11 January 2019

Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of what happened over the last 96 hours in Olympic sport: LANE...

5-RING CIRCUS: Beckie Scott “bullied” at WADA ExCo meeting?

The latest headlines from the reinstatement of Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency came from former Canadian cross-country skier Beckie Scott, a member of...

THE 5-RING CIRCUS: U.S. Justice Dept. indicts seven Russian hackers

The United States Department of Justice announced on Thursday a series of seven indictments against members of the Russian Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU), a...

The IAAF shows an iron hand to Russia on doping … and it’s working

TSX HEADLINES – for July 30, 2018: The president of the International Olympic Committee said he was ready to welcome Russia back into the...

The IAAF shows an iron hand to Russia on doping … and it’s working

TSX HEADLINES – for July 30, 2018: The president of the International Olympic Committee said he was ready to welcome Russia back into the...

As a team, Team USA ranks 85th; pretty good for two Games every four...

TSX HEADLINES – for May 23, 2018: One of the positive aspects of the digital age is that audiences can be measured with more...

As a team, Team USA ranks 85th; pretty good for two Games every four...

TSX HEADLINES – for May 23, 2018: One of the positive aspects of the digital age is that audiences can be measured with more...

Back to the Cold War: Russia trying not to come to the Wrestling World...

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 30, 2018: While Great Britain, the U.S. and other European countries are throwing out Russian diplomats over the poisoning...

Back to the Cold War: Russia trying not to come to the Wrestling World...

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 30, 2018: While Great Britain, the U.S. and other European countries are throwing out Russian diplomats over the poisoning...

If the Russians don’t want to play, why should they have to stay?

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 23, 2018: The tug of war about sport and Russia is getting more complicated by the day. In addition to...

If the Russians don’t want to play, why should they have to stay?

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 23, 2018: The tug of war about sport and Russia is getting more complicated by the day. In addition to...

Bach’s embrace of Russia a re-run of an old Samaranch movie

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 2, 2018: The International Olympic Committee’s quick re-embrace of Russia didn’t suit a lot of people, but for those...

Bach’s embrace of Russia a re-run of an old Samaranch movie

TSX HEADLINES – for Mar. 2, 2018: The International Olympic Committee’s quick re-embrace of Russia didn’t suit a lot of people, but for those...

EXTRA: U.S. continues sudden medal rush, while Russia lobbies to end suspension

TSX EXTRA – for Feb. 22, 2018: Although not expected to be at the top of the medal table in PyeongChang, the U.S. Olympic...

EXTRA: U.S. continues sudden medal rush, while Russia lobbies to end suspension

TSX EXTRA – for Feb. 22, 2018: Although not expected to be at the top of the medal table in PyeongChang, the U.S. Olympic...

IOC rejects Russia’s request for more plus 54 Winter Games previews

TSX HEADLINES – for Feb. 5, 2018: The International Olympic Committee’s bulky Russian-athlete invitation structure bowed up under pressure and rejected the request to...

IOC rejects Russia’s request for more plus 54 Winter Games previews

TSX HEADLINES – for Feb. 5, 2018: The International Olympic Committee’s bulky Russian-athlete invitation structure bowed up under pressure and rejected the request to...

Could the Larry Nassar scandal bankrupt USA Gymnastics?

TSX HEADLINES – for Jan. 24, 2018: The Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State involved perhaps 33 victims and cost the university more than...

Could the Larry Nassar scandal bankrupt USA Gymnastics?

TSX HEADLINES – for Jan. 24, 2018: The Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State involved perhaps 33 victims and cost the university more than...

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