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Indian Shooter Withdraws From Asian Airgun Championship in Tehran After Refusing to Wear Hijab

India's Heena Sidhu has withdrawn from the Asian Airgun Championship in Tehran in protest at organizers making it compulsory for all female competitors to...

Williams Seals Record 308th Grand Slam Nictory With Win Over Shvedova at US Open

World number one Serena Williams secured a record 308th Grand Slam victory as she swept aside Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan at the US Open,...

Independent Paralympic Athletes Team Member Among Nominees for Prestigious Award

Independent Paralympic Athletes (IPA) team member Ibrahim Al-Hussein has been named among the six nominees shortlisted for the Whang Youn Dai Achievement Award, which...

NCAA Names Top 30 Honorees for 2016 Woman of the Year Award

The NCAA Woman of the Year selection committee has named the top 30 honorees for the 2016 Woman of the Year Award. A record 517...

Olympic Skiing Champion Lindsey Vonn to Appear in New Eurosport Series

Olympic broadcaster Eurosport is to make a "behind the scenes" program featuring Olympic gold medal winning skier Lindsey Vonn. The American, who won the downhill...

Ryder Cup Captain Laments Olympic Golf Withdrawals

"It's a shame that a number of top players have decided not to go," says former Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie, criticizing the elite golfers...

Al-Hussein, McFadden Named Winners of Prestigious IPC Award for Rio 2016

Independent Paralympic Athletes (IPA) team member Ibrahim Al-Hussein and American athlete Tatyana McFadden have today been named as the recipients of the Whang Youn...

South Korea’s Chun Wins Evian Championship With Record Breaking Performance

South Korea's Chun In-gee produced a record breaking round to clinch The Evian Championship title and with it a second major crown. The 22-year-old was...

Of the Golden Stars of Rio and Those Who Made All Medals Shine Brighter

Who was the biggest star of the 2016 Olympics? It depends on your point of view. From a global perspective, the answer is undoubtedly...

Serena Williams Equals Grand Slam Record Victories With 306th Win at US Open

World number one Serena Williams equaled Martina Navratilova’s record of 306 Grand Slam victories as she swept aside compatriot Vania King to reach the...

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