Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Melbourne Cup favorite Admire Rakti died from heart failure resulting from natural causes, an investigation into the Japanese galloper's death said Monday.
Monday, December 8, 2014
Lindsey Vonn led the United States to a historic World Cup podium sweep Saturday, cementing her return from injury with a triumph in second race of a weekend downhill doubleheader.
Natalie Geisenberger of Germany did what she usually does on race day. And even American Erin Hamlin's best showing in a World Cup race couldn't derail her.
This is how Hannes Reichelt prefers his courses: daunting, with a dash of demanding and a bit of danger.
Japanese runners once again dominated at an annual 24-hour marathon in Taipei, winning both the men's and women's titles on Sunday.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Lindsey Vonn is quickly getting up to speed, just not fast enough to catch up to Tina Maze in the women's World Cup downhill opener on Friday.
Florent Manaudou hammered home his status as king of the sprints as he set a new world record in winning the 50m freestyle at the World Short-Course Swimming Championships on Friday.
Swimmers and beach volleyball players will be competing in the midnight hour at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Saturday, December 6, 2014
Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu set a world record in winning the women's 100-meter backstroke at the short-course world championships on Thursday.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Lindsey Vonn concentrated on the rolling terrain before her and where she could pick up speed on a course she knows so well.