(Reuters) - Katie Ledecky qualified for next month's world championships in style by winning the 800 meters freestyle in the year's best time on the opening night of the U.S. National Championships on Tuesday. Ledecky, twice Olympic and world champion in her signature event, was well clear of
Katie Ledecky keeps makes winning look easy. Nathan Adrian continues to prove experience matters when things get close. Ledecky, as usual, dominated the women's 800-meter freestyle, winning by nearly 9 seconds.
Missy Franklin is so upbeat, so full of energy, so dang positive all the time, it's hard to imagine her ever going to a dark place. ''Being totally honest with you, it's something that terrifies me,'' Franklin said, her perpetually positive tone suddenly filled with doubt and
One year and one week ago, Jon Rahm of Spain made his professional debut at the Quicken Loans National. The Quicken Loans National is this week, and Rahm is in Paris for the French Open. It raises the question of whether young players who receive sponsor exemptions fresh out of college owe it to the