• Mo Farah wins his last track race in Britain
    The Associated Press4 hours ago

    Mo Farah wins his last track race in Britain

    Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah signed off track racing in Britain by winning the 3,000 meters at the Diamond League meet in Birmingham on Sunday. The 34-year-old Farah, who is quitting track to focus on marathon running, won in 7 minutes, 38.64 seconds. ''Emotions have been high coming

  • Raisman: Scandal-marred USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Raisman: Scandal-marred USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change

    Aly Raisman is ready to talk about ''the elephant in the room.'' And the six-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast thinks it's time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue. The 23-year-old is calling for sweeping change in the organization in the wake of dozens

  • Aly Raisman says USA Gymnastics swept sex abuse scandal "under the rug"
    Fourth-Place Medal6 hours ago

    Aly Raisman says USA Gymnastics swept sex abuse scandal "under the rug"

    Gymnast Aly Raisman believes it’s time for USA Gymnastics to get more involved and make some changes. Six-time Olympic medalist Aly Raisman fiercely spoke out against USA Gymnastics for what she believes is a failure to address a major sexual abuse scandal. Former national team doctor Larry Nassar,

  • Cycling - Meares coach West dies aged 57
    Reuters

    Cycling - Meares coach West dies aged 57

    Gary West, the coach who guided Anna Meares to gold at the 2012 London Olympics, has died at the age of 57, Cycling Australia said on Sunday. West stood down as Australia's head track sprint coach last year after eight years in the role when he was diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease (MND). "