• Figure skating - Is there a downside to quad-fest?
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Figure skating - Is there a downside to quad-fest?

    By Pritha Sarkar HELSINKI (Reuters) - When Evan Lysacek struck gold at the 2010 Winter Olympics without attempting a single quadruple jump, men's figure skating was at a crossroads. Not only Nathan but future skaters to come." Since the inception of the accumulative scoring system in 2004

  • USA Hockey, women's players reach agreement to avoid boycott
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    USA Hockey, women's players reach agreement to avoid boycott

    USA Hockey and the women's national team reached an agreement to end a wage dispute and avoid a boycott of the world championships on home ice that would've been a black eye for the sport. Players and USA Hockey finalized the deal Tuesday night and announced it in a joint statement just three

  • Spain benefits from video technology in 2-0 win over France
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Spain benefits from video technology in 2-0 win over France

    The benefit of using video referees during soccer games was highlighted Tuesday when Spain rightly profited from two decisions made away from the field of play to beat France 2-0 in an international friendly in Paris. FIFA, the game's governing body, has been using video assistant referees on a

  • Spain benefits from video technology in 2-0 win over France
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Spain benefits from video technology in 2-0 win over France

    The benefit of using video referees during soccer games was highlighted Tuesday when Spain rightly profited from two decisions made away from the field of play to beat France 2-0 in an international friendly in Paris. FIFA, the game's governing body, has been trialing the use of video assistant