Nichols Says She Was First to Alert USA Gymnastics About Sexual Abuse

American gymnast Maggie Nichols claims she was the first to report sexual abuse by Larry Nassar to USA Gymnastics and has slammed the national...

Armour: Venus Williams’ Greatest Achievement Comes Off Court

There's one title Venus Williams cherishes more than all others. It’s not the one you might think. “Role model, definitely,” Williams told USA TODAY Sports. “Tennis...

Court of Arbitration for Sport Cuts Sharapova Ban From Two Years to 15 Months

Maria Sharapova's two-year ban for failing a drugs test has been reduced to 15 months and she will be free to return to the...

Isinbayeva Officially Confirms She Will Stand to Become Next President of All-Russia Athletic Federation

Double Olympic pole vault gold medalist Yelena Isinbayeva has officially confirmed she will stand to become President of the All-Russia Athletic Federation (ARAF). The world...

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...

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,...

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...

NCAA Releases Guidelines for Women’s Athletic Opportunities in Emerging Sports

The NCAA Committee on Women’s Athletics this month released new guidelines for a program designed to increase athletics opportunities for women through NCAA-recognized emerging...

IOC Will Investigate Gender Equality in Olympic Movement

A major review project investigating gender equality in the Olympic Movement has been approved with the aim of producing "action-oriented recommendations for change." The project,...

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...

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