Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps, who retired from the sport after taking six medals at the 2012 London Olympics, will make his competitive comeback next week at a U.S. Grand Prix series event in Mesa, Arizona, USA Swimming announced Monday.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
World record-holder Wilson Kipsang won the men's London Marathon in a course record two hours, four minutes and 29 seconds on Sunday as Britain's Mo Farah found life tough on his debut over the distance.
Organizers of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Sunday announced they had canceled plans to blow up five of the city's iconic tower blocks as part of the July opening ceremony following a backlash.
Monday, April 14, 2014
The streets of North Korea's showcase capital were filled with runners from all over the world on Sunday for the annual Pyongyang marathon, which was open to foreign amateurs this year for the first time.
Lee Sheng-mu and Tsai Chia-hsin from Taiwan fell to Chinese rivals in the men's doubles final of the 2014 OUE Singapore Open on Sunday after an impressive run in the US$300,000 event.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
San Diego has made the short list of venues being considered to host the 35th America's Cup in 2017, port commission chairman Bob Nelson said Friday.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
A Jamaican disciplinary panel on Thursday banned former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell from athletics for 18 months after the veteran sprinter tested positive for a banned stimulant last June.
Monday, April 7, 2014
Ethiopia's legendary runner Kenenisa Bekele notched up another impressive milestone in an already glittering career by winning the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first attempt at the gruelling event.
Top-ranked Javier Gomez of Spain ran away from world No. 2 and perennial rival Jonathan Brownlee Sunday to win the Auckland Triathlon, the first round of the ITU Triathlon World Series.
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Some of the greatest cyclists in the world will begin the battle for the main Spring Classics when the Tour of Flanders gets underway on Sunday.