Monday, November 30, 2015
This is what happens when Mikaela Shiffrin gets really, really mad: She crushes the field and breaks records.
Russia's Alexsey Lovchev shattered his personal best to set a world record in the clean & jerk and win the 105 kilo world title at the IWF World Weightlifting Championships on Saturday.
Taiwanese Lin Tzu-hui won a gold medal at the 2015 IPC Powerlifting European Open Championship Saturday in Eger, Hungary.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Mikaela Shiffrin had a big lead and was just a few turns from winning a World Cup race at home for the first time.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
The IAAF on Thursday named American decathlete Ashton Eaton and Ethiopian middle-distance runner Genzebe Dibaba as World Athletes of the Year.
Mitchell Starc ripped apart New Zealand's middle order to put Australia on top in the historic day-night Test before struck down by injury in Adelaide on Friday.
Lord Sebastian Coe has vowed to guide the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) "back to trust" after a series of corruption and doping scandals that has seen global athletics crash into its darkest ever days.
Russia has accepted its "full suspension" from world athletics over widespread doping without even requesting a hearing, the IAAF said Thursday.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
China's Chen Lijun set a double world record on Sunday to win the 62 kilograms weightlifting world title, toppling defending champion Kim Un Guk.1 Comment
Monday, November 23, 2015
Zenit St. Petersburg reignited its push to retain the Russian Premier League title with a 3-0 win over Ural Yekaterinburg on Saturday as leader CSKA Moscow went down to a surprise defeat.