Thursday, August 13, 2020

WBSC Athletes’ Commission Outlines Plans for 2020

By Daniel Etchells | The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Athletes' Commission has vowed to help globalize the...

Thirty-one Athletes Face Rio 2016 Ban After IOC Re-test Beijing Doping Samples

Up to 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from Rio 2016 after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) retested doping samples from the...

Site of LA 2028 Media Village Opens at USC

The University of Southern California (USC) has officially opened their Village, which will act as the media hub for the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic...

NBC already celebrating record advertising yield for Sochi 2014

American broadcaster NBC Universal have sold a record $800 million in advertising for next year's Winter Olympics in Sochi and expect it to raise...

Iran’s only female Olympic medallist announces defection

By Dan Palmer | Iran's only female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh says she has defected from the country...

Armour: Shiffrin Won’t Apologize for Dreaming Big About Olympics Hopes

Mikaela Shiffrin won’t apologize for having big ambitions. She used to sheepishly brush off her declaration four years ago that she’d dreamed of winning five...

Returning Baseball and Softball to the Olympics

The third edition of the World Baseball Classic (WBC) came to a thrilling conclusion as the Dominican Republic beat Puerto Rico 3-0 in San...

Windsor is First Indigenous Athlete to Represent Australia at Winter Olympics

Harley Windsor is set to become the first indigenous athlete to represent Australia at the Winter Olympic Games after he was one of four...

IOC “Fully Respects” Athlete Statements as USOPC Pledges Forum Amid Protests

By Michael Pavitt | The International Olympic Committee (IOC) says it "fully respects" statements made by athletes concerning...

Survey Finds 50 Percent of Athletes Struggled with Motivation During Pandemic

By Nancy Gillen | An International Olympic Committee (IOC) survey found that 50 percent of athletes struggled to...

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