• 2 mighty dynasties on display at world championships
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    2 mighty dynasties on display at world championships

    They're the New England Patriots of the pool, two of the greatest dynasties in sports history, both on display this week in an elegant European capital. When it comes to diving at the world aquatics championships, no one can match the twists and turns of the mighty Chinese. Over at the synchronized

  • 2 mighty dynasties on display at world championships
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    2 mighty dynasties on display at world championships

    They're the New England Patriots of the pool, two of the greatest dynasties in sports history, both on display this week in an elegant European capital. When it comes to diving at the world aquatics championships, no one can match the twists and turns of the mighty Chinese. Over at the synchronized

  • Synchronized swimmers struggle for appreciation at worlds
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    Synchronized swimmers struggle for appreciation at worlds

    Synchronized swimmers are unanimous in saying their sport doesn't get the respect or attention it truly deserves. Despite the tremendous effort, discipline, physical strain and skill involved, many people still look down on a sport which is like a form of under and over water-ballet combining gymnastics

  • The Alps behind him, Froome has one hand on Tour win No. 4
    The Associated Press3 hours ago

    The Alps behind him, Froome has one hand on Tour win No. 4

    COL D'IZOARD, France (AP) -- On the highest mountain-top finish of the 104th Tour de France, in a rocky moonscape where the air thins, only the hardiest organisms survive. Putting one hand on what would be his third straight Tour crown and fourth overall since his first win in 2013, Froome emerged