• Athletics: Bolt could reverse retirement decision, says Gatlin
    Reuters48 minutes ago

    Athletics: Bolt could reverse retirement decision, says Gatlin

    Usain Bolt could be tempted to reverse his decision to retire from athletics after next month's world championships, his American sprint rival Justin Gatlin said on Friday. The great Jamaican, who has won eight Olympic and 11 world championship gold medals, is planning to quit the track after competing

  • Manuel backs up historic Olympic win with world championship
    The Associated Press55 minutes ago

    Manuel backs up historic Olympic win with world championship

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Simone Manuel backed up her historic victory at the Olympics with a world championship in the 100-meter freestyle on Friday.

  • Rio's Olympics 1 year later: The good, the bad and the ugly
    The Associated Press

    Rio's Olympics 1 year later: The good, the bad and the ugly

    Look no further if you're searching for an iconic image of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. ''It's the only medal that really mattered,'' Salvador Gaeta said recently while cycling in the deserted Olympic Park. Other memories have faded at home since the Olympics opened a year ago

  • Australian women beat US 1-0 in Tournament of Nations
    The Associated Press

    Australian women beat US 1-0 in Tournament of Nations

    Tameka Butt scored in the 67th minute and Australia beat the United States for the first time in the 28-game series, 1-0 in the Tournament of Nations on Thursday night. The Matildas also snapped the Americans' four-game winning streak. Just moments after Butt's goal got past goalkeeper Alyssa