Cuban Discus Thrower Stripped of Beijing 2008 Silver Medal for Doping

Cuban discus thrower Yarelys Barrios has been stripped of her Beijing 2008 silver medal for retrospectively failing a drugs test at the Games following...

U.S. Sprinter Trayvon Bromell Competed With Leg Injury at Rio Olympics

Trayvon Bromell, a former student-athlete at Baylor University is one of the young up-and-coming sprinters in the world of track and field. Bromell, along...

Polish Discus Thrower Sells Rio 2016 Olympic Silver Medal to Help Child With Cancer

Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski has auctioned off his Rio 2016 Olympic silver medal to raise funds for a three-year-old boy with a rare...

Ryan Bailey Becomes Latest US Sprinter to Swap Track for Bobsleigh

United States sprinter Ryan Bailey has become the latest athlete to switch to winter sports following his impressive performance at a bobsleigh testing event. Bailey,...

USA’s Harrison Heading for Paris Diamond League – and Another World Record

Kendra Harrison, who broke the 28-year-old world 100 meter hurdles record last month after failing to qualify at the US Olympic track and field trials,...

Strong Opposition to Isinbayeva Joining International Olympic Committee From Current Members

New Zealand's Sarah Walker has been elected as the fifth new member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission as the four individuals...

U.S. Women Dominate 100-Meter Hurdles

Over the past couple of years and leading up to the 2016 Olympic Games, the United States has produced some of the fastest female...

Bolt Hopes He Has Earned Right to be Mentioned With Muhammad Ali, Pelé After...

It is a straightforward enough template: Usain Bolt, triple Olympic 100 and 200 metres champion. For the 29-year-old Jamaican inspiration, there was just the small...

Usain Bolt Wanted to Run Faster in 200 Meter Olympic Final

Usain Bolt said he wanted to run faster in the 200m finals at the Rio Olympic Games. Bolt blew away the field with a...

74-Year-Old Coach Leads Wayde van Niekerk to Success

When Wayde van Niekerk broke the world record in the 400 meters at the Olympic Games in Rio, he did it with the help...

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