• Ennis-Hill, U.S. relay team to get medals at London worlds
    Reuters34 minutes ago

    Ennis-Hill, U.S. relay team to get medals at London worlds

    By Julian Shea LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's former Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill will be back on the podium next month as one of the athletes receiving medals reallocated from dopers at the world championships, the IAAF announced on Wednesday. Medals in 11 different events from

  • Stunner in Budapest: Ledecky loses for 1st time at worlds
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Stunner in Budapest: Ledecky loses for 1st time at worlds

    Katie Ledecky surged to the wall. For the first time ever at the world championships, Ledecky knows what it's like to lose. Bidding to become only the second female swimmer to win six golds at a single worlds, Ledecky settled for silver in the 200-meter freestyle Wednesday evening when Italy'

  • Egyptian endurance athlete sets new goals after cycling record
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Egyptian endurance athlete sets new goals after cycling record

    Not content with having been part of the fastest ever team to cycle across Europe, Egyptian endurance athlete Helmy Elsaeed is turning his attention to a challenge closer to home - and then potentially the Winter Olympics. In June, Elsaeed and four Swedish cyclists took 12 hours off the previous record

  • Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbow
    The Associated Press4 hours ago

    Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of injured elbow

    For more than a year, Novak Djokovic's right elbow hurt when he hit serves or forehands. Djokovic will miss the U.S. Open, ending his streak of participating in 51 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments, and aims to return to the ATP tour in January. You just have to allow natural rehabilitation to