• Bolt reveals injury details and rounds on doubters
    Reuters4 hours ago

    Bolt reveals injury details and rounds on doubters

    Usain Bolt delivered a rebuke those who questioned whether he really suffered an injury in his farewell race at the World Athletics Championships by revealing details of his hamstring tear on Thursday. Accompanied by an x-ray of the injury to his left hamstring, the eight-times Olympics gold medalist

  • Ex-Olympic cycling champ Sanchez fails doping test
    The Associated Press6 hours ago

    Ex-Olympic cycling champ Sanchez fails doping test

    Former Olympic cycling champion Samuel Sanchez was suspended on Thursday after failing an out-of-competition doping test. The International Cycling Union said the Spanish rider for BMC Racing tested positive for a growth hormone releasing peptide in a sample taken on Aug. 9. ''BMC Racing Team

  • Overall champion Hirscher breaks ankle, out for 6 weeks
    The Associated Press6 hours ago

    Overall champion Hirscher breaks ankle, out for 6 weeks

    Marcel Hirscher's preparations for the upcoming season were hindered Thursday after the six-time overall World Cup champion broke his left ankle in practice during his first day back on skis. The new season, which includes the Olympics, starts Oct. 29 with a giant slalom in Soelden, Austria. Known

  • US men's gymnastics team hitting reset at nationals
    The Associated Press

    US men's gymnastics team hitting reset at nationals

    The sprawling sleeve of tattoos running down Alex Naddour's left arm is unmissable. Oh and if they happen to send a message to the sea of new faces the national team captain finds himself surrounded by these days, all the better. Four-time national champion Sam Mikulak is recovering from his second