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.
Sri Lanka entered the World Twenty20 final for a third time when it beat defending champion West Indies by 27 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method on Thursday after rain ended the semifinal early.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Opener Alex Hales smashed a maiden hundred to help England upset world number one Sri Lanka in a thrilling World Twenty20 Super-10 stage match in Chittagong on Thursday.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
U.S. Horseracing Hall of Fame-nominated trainer Steve Asmussen and his top assistant are being investigated for alleged mistreatment of horses by thoroughbred racing regulators in New York and Kentucky.
Usain Bolt is suffering from Jamaica's much-criticized drugs policy, according to United States Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart.
South Korea's Olympic body said Friday it would file a complaint with the international governing body for figure skating over controversial judging which saw Olympic defending champion Kim Yu-na relegated to silver at the Winter Games.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Lewis Hamilton snatched pole position from home favorite Daniel Ricciardo in the dying seconds of a thrilling Australian Grand Prix qualifying session Saturday, as world champion Sebastian Vettel failed to make the top 10.