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Lochte Charged by Brazilian Police With Filing a False Robbery Report

Brazilian police have charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte with filing a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. A...

Australian Paralympic Sailor Tesch Mugged at Gunpoint While Cycling in Rio de Janeiro

Six-time Paralympian Liesl Tesch has been robbed at gunpoint close to the Guanabara Bay sailing venue as security fears continue to rise ahead of...

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...

California Senate Urges Governing Bodies to Rescind Medals Won by East Germans During Doping...

A resolution has been passed by the California Senate which calls on the International Olympic Committee and the International Swimming Federation (FINA) to rescind...

Nyet for Russian Track and Field Team at Rio

Should Russia be tossed from the Rio Olympics because of a sophisticated drug doping scheme? Would that be the end of a sports sanctioned...

Let’s All Start a Prep Academy

How does a coach that has been granted a 10-year show-cause penalty from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) open a fully accredited prep...

Alan Hubbard: the Curious Air of Indifference Surrounding Rio 2016

I had a call last week on behalf of the Organizing Committee of the Rio Olympics as, I imagine, did some of my colleagues. They...

Rousseff Pulls Out of Attending Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony to Avoid Playing “Second-Fiddle” to...

Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff has joined her predecessor Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in confirming she will not attend the Opening Ceremony of...

Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia ‘Guaranteed’ Weightlifting Bans After Rio 2016

International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) President Tamas Ajan has given a "guarantee" that all lifters from Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will be handed a one-year...

Russian Criminal Investigation Opened Against Moscow Laboratory Chief Turned Whistleblower Rodchenkov

A criminal case has been opened today by Russian Federal investigators against former Moscow Laboratory chief Grigory Rodchenkov, the official who has since made...

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