Swimmer Ryan Lochte has a new sponsor - Pine Bros. Softish Throat Drops - that says customers should give Lochte ''a second chance'' after a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics.
(Reuters) - Days after losing all his major sponsors, American swimmer Ryan Lochte signed an endorsement deal with a company that made light of the scandal involving the U.S. Olympic athlete at the Rio Games. Pine Bros Softish Throat Drops, which makes cough drops, said it had signed Lochte, a 12-time
Olympic 100-meter champion Elaine Thompson took center stage in the absence of her Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt in the first Diamond League meet after the Rio de Janeiro Games on Thursday. Thompson timed 10.78 seconds with a slight tailwind at Athletissima - just .07 outside her time in the 100 final