Recruit Sidelined Over Violation – Should She Be?

By Jason Scott | Maori Davenport, a 6-foot-4 player at Charles Henderson High School in Alabama and one...

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...

Uganda Olympic Committee Holds Workshop Calling for More Female Sports Administrators

Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) President William Blick has attended a three-day workshop at the Sheraton Hotel in Kampala in order to develop strategies as...

Coates Admits Concern Over Tokyo 2020 Payment but says “No Reason” to Doubt Explanations...

Allegations Tokyo 2020 made a corrupt payment to Singapore-based firm Black Tidings are a “concern”, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president John Coates has admitted,...

Opinion: Let Student Athletes Have Agents

Coaches acting as agents for student basketball players who desired endorsement deals after their “one-and-done” college careers is at the heart of the recent...

Nightengale: Will Growth of MLB’s Black Population Continue?

By Bob Nightengale | It’s certainly not worth celebrating, but Major League Baseball has at least made back the loss of African American players that...

IAAF Chief Executive Calls Athletics Records Proposals ‘Very Bold’

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) chief executive Olivier Gers has called controversial proposals to “recalibrate” world records set before 2005 as “very bold,"...

US Coach Claims Doping the “Biggest Threat” to Swimming Competition at Rio 2016

United States' women's swimming coach David Marsh has described doping as the "biggest threat" to Americans hoping to win medals in the pool at...

Hickey to be Placed Under House Arrest in Rio

A judge in Rio de Janeiro has recommended that Patrick Hickey be released from prison and placed under house arrest. According to Irish broadcaster RTE, judge...

Zika risk is minimal, says Australian Olympic team’s medical director

The medical director of the 2016 Australian Olympic team (AOT) insists the country’s athletes can head to Rio de Janeiro for this year’s Olympic...

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