Saturday, September 6, 2014
World record-holder Kenenisa Bekele and defending champion Rita Jeptoo were among the elite runners named Thursday in the field for next month's Chicago Marathon.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Two-time Tour of Spain winner Alberto Contador took the overall lead in this year's edition on Tuesday as German Tony Martin won the 10th stage, a 36.7-kilometer time-trial.
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Spain's Carolina Marin ended her country's long wait for a first badminton world championship medal on Friday when she reached the semifinals of the women's singles in Copenhagen, assuring herself of at least bronze.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Jamaica's Veronica Campbell-Brown has her eyes firmly fixed on next year's world athletics championships in Beijing after claiming her first win at a Diamond League meet since her doping controversy in Zurich on Thursday.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Chen Long eased his way into the second round of the badminton world championship on Tuesday with a routine victory over Austrian rank outsider Luka Wraber in Copenhagen.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Badminton great Lee Chong Wei began his attempt to finally win a world championship title with a quick victory on Monday.
Japanese teenager Ami Kondo set the first day of the World Judo Championships alight on Monday as she won the -48 kilogram title.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Five-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte lost out on a final spot to Michael Phelps in the 200 meters individual medley at the Pan Pacific Championships on Sunday.