The Japanese Olympic Committee has set up an investigative team to see if there were any illegal payments made to a Singapore firm which have entangled Tokyo's winning 2020 Olympic bid in a bribery investigation.
James Ellingworth, Associated Press | Posted May 24th - 1:20pm
Ten medalists from the 2008 Beijing Olympics, including 2012 high jump champion Anna Chicherova, were among 14 Russians that tested positive in the reanalysis of their doping samples, state television reported Tuesday.
James Ellingworth, Associated Press | Posted May 23rd - 10:40am
Two-time Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva plans to file suit if Russia's ban from global track and field competition remains in place and she is barred from competing at the games in Rio de Janeiro.
Sean Walker and Ben Schroeder | Posted May 22nd - 6:20pm
17-year-old Diego Alvarez capped off a five-bouts-in-five-days marathon with a 4-1 decision over Nevada’s Fernando Martinez to win the Golden Gloves national championship Saturday, becoming the first Utahn to hoist a title belt since 1991.
Sean Walker and Ben Schroeder | Posted May 20th - 10:32pm
Diego Alvarez defeated Detroit fighter Tommy Robinson, 4-1, in the 114-pound classification in the semifinals of the Golden Gloves national tournament Friday evening at the Salt Palace Convention Center.