Eliud Kipchoge rebounded to win a specially held marathon at an airport, six months after worst marathon of his unmatched career.
Posted: April 18, 2021, 12:09 pm
Justin Gatlin won a 100m race that included two other primary Olympic medal contenders in a possible preview of the Tokyo final.
Posted: April 17, 2021, 7:45 pm
U.S. women's hockey head coach Bob Corkum stepped down, citing coronavirus protocol concerns three weeks before the world championship.
Posted: April 17, 2021, 4:30 pm
After two silver medals and a bronze at the last three ISU World Team Trophy competitions, Russia finally scored its first victory.
Posted: April 17, 2021, 10:35 am
Christian Coleman, the Olympic 100m favorite before being banned last year over missed drug tests, had his ban reduced. He will miss the Tokyo Games.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 7:52 pm
With both its reigning world champion pairs’ team and ice dance team displaying winning programs, Russia continues to lead the standings over the U.S. and Japan after Day 2 at the ISU World Team Trophy in Osaka, Japan.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 2:35 pm
The Diamond League track and field schedule was changed slightly, including moving the season's first meet.
Posted: April 16, 2021, 10:56 am
The three-time U.S. bronze medalists have had to fight their way into the crowded U.S. ice dance spotlight, competing alongside all-time greats.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 10:32 pm
For Sakura Kokumai, karate's addition to the Olympic program in Tokyo has been life-changing. A particularly memorable stretch occurred in March 2020.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 7:35 pm
A list of Team USA athletes qualified for the Tokyo Olympics that open on July 23, 2021.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 3:20 pm
Russia leads six of the top nations after the first day of the World Team Trophy, while Nathan Chen outscored Yuzuru Hanyu in the men's short program.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 12:40 pm
Caster Semenya, the two-time Olympic 800m champion barred from 400m through the mile unless she takes testosterone-suppressing measures, has changed events.
Posted: April 15, 2021, 12:37 pm
The Russian flag is barred from the Olympics in a doping dispute. You wouldn’t know it to look at the Russian uniforms.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 11:37 pm
The Torch Relay is underway and the Tokyo Olympics are quickly approaching. Wednesday marks 100 days until the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, which will be the first large-scale worldwide sporting event since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony on Friday, July 23 will kick off this year’s Olympic Games, which run
Posted: April 14, 2021, 1:09 pm
Katie Ledecky is among the athletes featured in the NBC Learn series, "Changing the Games: Women in STEM at the Tokyo Olympics."
Posted: April 14, 2021, 12:15 pm
A daily schedule for the Tokyo Olympics and the U.S. Olympic Trials on NBC, 100 days from the Opening Ceremony on July 23.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 11:44 am
When are the Tokyo Olympics? Key dates and events on the 100-day road to the Opening Ceremony on July 23.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 11:40 am
When choreographer Rohene Ward contemplates a new program for Jason Brown, he asks himself: How are we trying to touch people? With frustrations in the Black community growing and COVID-19 tightening its grip, Ward thought it was time to honor Alvin Ailey.
Posted: April 14, 2021, 12:14 am
In a first, Mike Tirico will host NBC Olympics' primetime coverage from an outdoor location in Tokyo this summer.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 2:30 pm
U.S. Olympians and Paralympians connect with children in "Heart of a Champion," a learning series from NBC Olympics, Classroom Champions and ClassDojo.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 4:04 pm