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Russian skiers stay suspended awaiting Olympic doping cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:24am

Six Russian cross-country skiers will stay suspended until an IOC panel judges if they were part of a state-backed doping conspiracy at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Despite Olympic doping, weightlifting body re-elects leader

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 6:13am

The 78-year-old Tamas Ajan has won a fifth term as International Weightlifting Federation president, amid criticism of the sport's record of doping at the Olympics.

Warner wins, Thiam breaks 7,000-point mark at Hypo Meeting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:23am

Canadian decathlete Damian Warner won the Hypo Meeting for a third time Sunday, while Olympic champion Nafissatou Thiam became the fourth woman to break the 7,000-point mark in the women's heptathlon.

House OKs bill requiring sports groups to report sex abuse

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 11:32am

Angered by allegations that some members of USA Gymnastics were sexually abused, the House overwhelmingly backed legislation on Thursday that requires amateur sports groups recognized by the U.S. Olympic Committee to report claims of sexual abuse to police.

Antonova upgraded to Olympic discus silver, Ukraine says

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:00am

The Ukrainian Athletics Federation says its discus thrower Olena Antonova has been upgraded to an Olympic silver medal from the 2008 Beijing Games after a rival failed a drug test.

Olympic 100-meter swim champion to have heart surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:01pm

Rio Olympics 100-meter freestyle gold medalist Kyle Chalmers has withdrawn from July's world swimming championships to undergo surgery for a worsening heart condition.

Putin says whistleblowing on doping echoes Stalin's purges

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 11:34am

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that plans to encourage athletes to give evidence about doping remind him of denunciations during Josef Stalin's purges.

Forecast: Germany to top medal table at Pyeongchang Olympics

Stephen Wade, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:36am

and the most medals overall.

Cross-country skier Therese Johaug has court date in June

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:50am

Cross-country skier Therese Johaug has a court date in June for a doping case that could force her to miss the 2018 Olympics.

IOC to discuss LA-Paris double Olympic host picks on June 9

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 19th - 5:14am

The IOC's decision on whether to award Olympic hosting rights to both Los Angeles and Paris could be announced on June 9.

Mutko agrees Isinbayeva should leave anti-doping agency

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 19th - 4:44am

Russia's top state sports official agrees that Yelena Isinbayeva cannot continue as chair of the scandal-hit Russian Anti-Doping Agency because of a conflict of interest.

Isinbayeva out, progress made on sanctions at WADA meeting

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 18th - 4:19pm

Never known for haste, the World Anti-Doping Agency delivered two pieces of news Thursday that could strengthen its ability to expedite the end of the Russian doping scandal.

WADA: Isinbayeva 'will be gone' as Russian anti-doping chair

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 18th - 1:09pm

A World Anti-Doping official says Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva will be out as chairwoman of the Russian anti-doping agency at the end of the month.

Olympic champs Meryl Davis & Charlie White join dance tour

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 17th - 10:53am

Olympic ice dancing champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White have a new gig on solid footing.

USOC paid its way back into bidding game; LA could benefit

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 16th - 5:03pm

Tucked into the more than $257 million the U.S. Olympic Committee spent in 2016 was a $10 million payment to the International Olympic Committee designed, in part, to give the United States a better chance of hosting an Olympics someday — possibly in Los Angeles in 2024.

IOC evaluation commission praises Paris' vision

Samuel Petrequin, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 16th - 7:00am

IOC evaluation commission chairman Patrick Baumann praised Paris' vision for the Olympics as he wrapped up a three-day visit to the French capital on Tuesday.

Olympic timekeeper Omega renews through 2032 Summer Games

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 15th - 6:32am

Olympic timekeeper Omega has extended its IOC sponsorship deal for three more Summer Games through to 2032.

5-time water polo Olympian Tony Azevedo to retire in June

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 13th - 1:45pm

Five-time Olympian Tony Azevedo will play his final water polo game for the United States next month before retiring at age 35.