• Olympics-Business as usual as USOC prepares for Winter Games
    Reuters29 minutes ago

    Olympics-Business as usual as USOC prepares for Winter Games

    By Steve Keating PARK CITY, Utah (Reuters) - Not a single American athlete has expressed security concerns about next year's Winter Games in South Korea and it is business as usual for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) as it pushes ahead with preparations, officials said on Monday. The

  • USOC says there's interest in hosting Winter Olympics
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    USOC says there's interest in hosting Winter Olympics

    Leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee say they are interested in hosting a Winter Olympics, either in 2026 or 2030. At a news conference Monday, CEO Scott Blackmun said Salt Lake City, Denver and Reno, Nevada, are among the cities that might be considered. Blackmun said the USOC board will meet next

  • WADA to begin audit of Russian anti-doping agency
    Reuters

    WADA to begin audit of Russian anti-doping agency

    (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will begin an audit of Russia's anti-doping program this week as it prepares to make a recommendation on whether to reinstate the Russian agency, the organization said on Sunday. RUSADA has been suspended by WADA since a report published in November

  • Wozniacki powers to Pan Pacific title in Tokyo
    Reuters

    Wozniacki powers to Pan Pacific title in Tokyo

    By Chris Gallagher TOKYO (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki ended her string of final failures by beating Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-0 7-5 in Tokyo on Sunday to win her second straight Pan Pacific Open title. The former world number one, who has now won the event three times, was contesting