• South Korea wins 2 golds in short track speed skating
    The Associated Press

    South Korea wins 2 golds in short track speed skating

    South Korea won two gold medals in short track speed skating at the Asian Winter Games on Monday, an early indication the hosts of the 2018 Winter Olympics could be regaining their dominance of the sport. Choi clocked a winning time of 2 minutes, 21.46 seconds to edge compatriot Shim Suk-hee by .153

  • Exclusive: Admit women or lose Tokyo Games golf, IOC tells club
    Reuters

    Exclusive: Admit women or lose Tokyo Games golf, IOC tells club

    By Kwiyeon Ha SAPPORO, Japan (Reuters) - The club scheduled to host the golf at the 2020 Tokyo Games must allow women to have full membership or organizers will have to find another venue, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice president John Coates told Reuters on Monday. The private Kasumigaseki

  • Reuters

    'This ship has sailed', Budapest 2024 bid chief tells radio

    The Hungarian capital has likely lost its chance to organize Summer Olympic Games in 2024, the bid's chief told local radio late on Sunday after a nascent political movement collected a quarter million signatures to force a referendum on the bid. Budapest was considered a long-shot candidate next

  • High profile gymnasts come forward, claim abuse by doctor
    The Associated Press

    High profile gymnasts come forward, claim abuse by doctor

    Three former elite U.S. gymnasts, including 2000 Olympian Jamie Dantzscher, have come forward saying they were sexually abused by a former doctor currently facing trial on a separate matter. Dantzscher, three-time U.S. rhythmic gymnastics champion Jessica Howard and former national team member Jeanette