Bianca Andreescu withdrew from the U.S. Open, saying her ability to prepare to defend her Grand Slam title was compromised.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 13, 2020, 7:12 pm
Noah and Josephus Lyles turned professional out of high school. Four years later, they race together on the highest international level for the first time.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:08 pm
The International Cycling Union (UCI) is looking for a new host for the 2020 World Road Cycling Championships due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 12, 2020, 5:30 pm
Michael Phelps did his trademark arm flaps, then qualified for the Olympics in 2000 at age 15. Watch the TV coverage.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 12, 2020, 11:40 am
Ariarne Titmus, who upset an ill Katie Ledecky in 2019, has been on a mission ever since watching Ledecky from afar in 2016.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: August 11, 2020, 5:06 pm
Collin Morikawa would not have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 11, 2020, 12:45 pm
The last South Korean boxer to win an Olympic gold medal has spent the past 32 years wishing it was a silver.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: August 11, 2020, 12:00 pm
Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee moved up her return to competition from leukemia from October to later this month.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 11, 2020, 11:50 am
Neither Abbey Cooper (D'Agostino) nor Nikki Hamblin has willingly watched the last five laps of their Rio Olympic 5000m preliminary heat on replay.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: August 11, 2020, 3:59 am
His head covered in a black balaclava, adjusting dark goggles obscuring his eyes, Grigory Rodchenkov grows anxious if any part of his face can be seen.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: August 10, 2020, 7:48 pm
Noah Lyles is one of four reigning world champions from the U.S. entered in the strongest track meet in 10 months.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 10, 2020, 7:13 pm
Mark Spitz became the latest Olympic champion swimmer to mimic the social media sensation video from Katie Ledecky.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 9, 2020, 11:45 am
Serena Williams travels with "like 50 masks" and has been a little bit of a recluse since early March and the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 8, 2020, 4:51 pm
Conseslus Kipruto, the Olympic and world 3000m steeplechase champion, tested positive for the coronavirus without symptoms.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 8, 2020, 3:54 pm
For Trayvon Bromell, July 4 was an independence day. His first race as a rebuilt sprinter.
Author: Nick Zaccardi
Posted: August 7, 2020, 10:49 pm
Brian Orser details plans for his pupils Yuzuru Hanyu, Yevgenia Medvedeva, and Jason Brown competing on the upcoming Grand Prix series.
Author: Philip Hersh
Posted: August 7, 2020, 12:04 pm
Steven Nyman, the active U.S. leader in World Cup downhill wins, suffered a setback in his bid to become the oldest U.S. Olympic Alpine skier ever.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 7, 2020, 11:56 am
Lindsey Vonn and one of her three dogs, Lucy, will host "The Pack," an "Amazing Race"-like series.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 6, 2020, 6:51 pm
The London Marathon will feature Eliud Kipchoge and Kenenisa Bekele but not a mass-participation race of 40,000-plus runners.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 6, 2020, 5:45 pm
Kim Clijsters and Andy Murray received wild cards into the U.S. Open, marking their returns from retirement and injury, respectively, to Grand Slam tennis.
Author: OlympicTalk
Posted: August 6, 2020, 4:18 pm

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