Bobby Joe Morrow swept the 100m, 200m and 4x100m at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, one of four men to accomplish that Olympic triple.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 31, 2020, 1:28 am
Johnny Gregorek, a U.S. Olympic hopeful runner, clocked the fastest mile in history for somebody wearing jeans.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 30, 2020, 10:29 pm
An announcement on whether the U.S. Open tennis tournament should come from “mid-June to end of June,” a top official said.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: May 30, 2020, 9:59 pm
The Jamaican bobsled team's push for the next Winter Olympics took a detour to the roads of Great Britain.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 29, 2020, 7:13 pm
Lance Armstrong breaks down into tears in Sunday's second episode of his ESPN documentary.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 29, 2020, 6:16 pm
Roger Federer is the world's highest-paid athlete, the first time a tennis player took the No. 1 spot.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 29, 2020, 1:51 pm
Usain Bolt and Carl Lewis aren't exactly close friends, evidenced again by a response from Bolt to a Lewis tweet.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 29, 2020, 12:03 pm
For Simone Biles, this was supposed to be the stretch run of a legendary career. Instead, she went nearly two months out of the gym.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 29, 2020, 12:18 am
The Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, a quadrennial major international meet, will not be held in 2022.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: May 28, 2020, 7:51 pm
The Boston Marathon, held every year since 1897, has been canceled for the first time, and will be a virtual race instead due to the coronavirus.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 28, 2020, 6:56 pm
Kenyan Conseslus Kipruto's unorthodox brand of training for an unorthodox event is coming in handy during the coronavirus pandemic.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 28, 2020, 5:53 pm
David Rudisha, the two-time Olympic champion and world-record holder at 800m, will miss another three months of training.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 28, 2020, 5:24 pm
Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Serena Williams highlight classic French Open finals that will air on NBC Sports the next two weekends.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 28, 2020, 4:26 pm
Caeleb Dressel, the world's best swimmer, and his best friend are six months into a podcast. They joke. They also discuss serious topics.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: May 28, 2020, 12:36 pm
The Burton U.S. Open, snowboarding's most storied event, canceled its 2021 competition due to uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 27, 2020, 12:17 am
Kara Eaker hasn't qualified for an Olympics yet, but she is already part of a historic club of U.S. gymnasts.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: May 26, 2020, 1:14 pm
Kenyans will be racing in Nairobi. Norwegians at the Bislett stadium in Oslo. A broadcast stream will be a split screen.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 26, 2020, 12:35 pm
The world's best breaststroker is swimming in a pond.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 26, 2020, 12:25 pm
Lance Armstrong said that he didn't know whether he got testicular cancer because of his doping in the early-to-mid 1990s.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: May 25, 2020, 12:57 pm
Italy was making a formal request to postpone next year’s world Alpine skiing championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo until March 2022.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: May 25, 2020, 10:20 am

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