Saturday, April 25, 2015
"You're not tough enough to be a jockey," Irish trainer Jim Bolger told a teenage Tony (AP) McCoy -- seldom has a remark been taken so to heart and over 20 years later he bows out as perhaps the toughest rider of all.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Lelisa Desisa ran through the rain to earn a second Boston Marathon victory and his first chance to enjoy it.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Michael Phelps felt something coming off the wall in the 100-meter freestyle, a sensation he hadn't experienced since resuming training four months ago.
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Michael Phelps experienced his first failure in his return to competition after a six-month suspension.
USA Cycling replaced two-time Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong on its roster for next month's Pan Am Championships on Friday after questions surfaced about the criteria used in picking the four-member women's team.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Michael Phelps won the 100-meter butterfly at his first meet in eight months Thursday night, beginning his push to compete at a fifth Olympics next year.
FINA president Julio Maglione travels business class but gets no salary, the world swimming federation said Friday as it became the first major sport to answer calls by the Olympic leader for greater transparency.
Monday, April 13, 2015
World 100- and 200-meter record-holder Usain Bolt competed in his first 200-meter race in 20 months Saturday, posting an easy victory with a time of 20.20 seconds on home soil in Jamaica.
Oxford's men and women recorded handsome victories over eternal rivals Cambridge in a landmark moment for the Boat Races on London's River Thames on Saturday.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) first Taiwanese fighter, Rocky Lee (李俊翰) on Saturday, April 11 lost his UFC debut to fellow debutant Taylor Lapilus of France during the opening match of UFC Fight Night 64.