Sunday, January 27, 2013
Adelina Sotnikova of Russia produced a superb performance in her debut at the European figure skating championships, winning the women's short program on Friday.
Sunday, January 13, 2013
A British man who threw a plastic beer bottle onto the track shortly before the London Olympics men's 100 meters final featuring Usain Bolt was convicted on Friday of public disorder.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Leaders of Tokyo's bid for the 2020 Olympics launched their international promotion campaign in London on Thursday, promising to match or surpass the success of the games held in the British capital six months ago.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Wu Ching-kuo (吳經國), Taiwan's only International Olympic Committee (IOC) member, has been termed a dark horse among the potential contenders for the committee's presidency later this year, according to a recent report.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
The three cities hoping to win the right to host the 2020 Olympic Summer Games completed a significant step towards that goal on Monday as they lodged their bid dossiers with the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Exactly eight months before the vote, the race for the 2020 Olympics moved into a crucial phase Monday with the three candidate cities submitting their bid plans to the IOC.
Monday, January 7, 2013
The three candidates to host the 2020 Olympics will take a huge step on the road to who will be designated the winner in Buenos Aires on Sept. 7 when they present their candidature files to the International Olympic Committee on Monday in Lausanne.
Sunday, January 6, 2013
Mikaela Shiffrin lived up to her billing as skiing's next big star by becoming the first American woman to win two World Cup races before the age of 18.
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Gabby Douglas, the first African-American to win the all-around Olympic gymnastics title in London, was chosen The Associated Press female athlete of the year on Friday in a vote by U.S. editors and news directors.
Friday, December 21, 2012
Viktoria Rebensburg won the women's giant slalom World Cup race Wednesday, breaking Slovenian Tina Maze's winning streak.