Russian Weightlifting Federation President Resigns After Entire Team Banned From Rio 2016

Sergey Syrtsov has resigned as President of the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) after the nation’s team were banned from the Olympic Games in Rio...

From Career Ending Injury to College Graduate: the Marcus Lattimore Story

Washington Post columnist Kevin B. Blackistone provides a perspective of what Marcus Lattimore went through in dealing with his career ending football injuries to...

FIFA Ethics Committee Opens Proceedings Against Blatter and Two Former Top Officials

The Investigatory Chamber of FIFA's Ethics Committee has opened formal proceedings against banned former FIFA President Sepp Blatter, ex-secretary general Jérôme Valcke and Markus...

Kazakh Gold Medallist Among Beijing 2008 Weightlifters to Fail Doping Tests Following IOC Re-analysis

Olympic champion Ilya Ilyin is one of three weightlifting medalists from Beijing 2008 to have failed doping tests following the re-analysis of samples by...

Doping Scandal Calls for Thoughtful Analysis, Long-term Solutions

Accusations of state-directed doping in Russian Olympic sport have sent a shockwave through the entire movement, the like of which has been unseen since the...

Blatter to step down as FIFA President

Sepp Blatter has announced he will step down as FIFA President, with a successor to be appointed at an Extraordinary Congress which will be...

Sports World Condemns Terror Attack in Manchester

A number of sporting bodies have expressed their shock after last night's terrorist attack in Manchester. Police have so far confirmed at least 22 people...

David Owen: Cold War II – a Sequel that Los Angeles, Like the Rest...

Throughout my time covering the Olympic Movement - about 15 years - we have tended to take a pretty dim view of the boycott-marred...

Australian 2022 World Cup Bid Under Investigation as FIFA Scandal Rumbles On

Australian authorities have begun an inquiry into their nation’s failed bid to host the 2022 World Cup as the backlash from the FIFA scandal...

Joël Bouzou: Time for transformative actions as April 6 is approaching

On April 6, people unite by one language and one belief: the language of sport and conviction of a possible peace. In 2014, the...

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