Ukrainian swimmer Govorov cruises to 50-meter butterfly gold

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Ukrainian swimmer Andriy Govorov cruised to victory in the men's 50-meter butterfly at the European Championships on Tuesday, a month after he smashed the discipline's nine-ye...

Teenager Kolesnikov wins 3rd gold at European Championships

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Russian teenage swimmer Kliment Kolesnikov won his third gold medal at the European Championships by dominating the 100-meter backstroke on Monday. Kolesniko...

Peaty world record corrected to 57.10 after timing error

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Adam Peaty's world record in the 100-meter breaststroke at the European Championships has been corrected to 57.10 seconds. That's still a world record but one tenth of a secon...

'Warrior spirit' helps cyclist Kenny win 12th European title

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Olympic track cycling champion Laura Kenny battled her way to victory in the women's elimination race at the European Championships on Sunday for her second gold medal of the ...

Peaty shaves 0.13 off of own 100m breaststroke world record

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — British swimmer Adam Peaty improved his own world record in the 100-meter breaststroke to 57 seconds at the European Championships on Saturday. The Olympic c...

Sinkovic brothers take first step on Olympic rowing mission

MOTHERWELL, Scotland (AP) — Two years after earning Croatia's first Olympic gold medal in rowing, the Sinkovic brothers have won a major title again — in a different discipline. Vale...

Forgetting about world record brings Peaty closer to it

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Not thinking anymore about his world record in the 100-meter breaststroke is bringing Adam Peaty closer to beating it again. The Olympic champion started his...

Between Rio and Tokyo, Paltrinieri looks for Olympic feeling

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Taking place between the Rio and Tokyo Games, Italian swimmer Gregorio Paltrinieri is hoping for some Olympic feeling at a new European multi-sport event. Of...

Graz won't bid for 2026 Olympics, misses 'political support'

VIENNA (AP) — The Austrian Olympic Committee is dropping its plan for a 2026 Winter Games hosting bid centered on the city of Graz. The committee says "a clear political commitment a...

Mercedes' F1 weekend turns from perfect to painful in 1 hour

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — What seemed like a perfect race weekend for Mercedes at the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday turned into its worst showing in Formula One since 2016 in less than an hour. ...

Max Verstappen wins Austrian GP as Mercedes fails to finish

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Red Bull driver Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday as both Mercedes cars failed to finish. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel c...

Vettel sets track record to lead Austrian GP final practice

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Sebastian Vettel was fastest in the final practice for the Austrian Grand Prix on Saturday as Ferrari caught up with the upgraded Mercedes cars. The German ...

Red Bull boss warns F1 over 'vanilla-type regulations'

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Red Bull team principal Christian Horner fears Formula One will "end up with compromises and vanilla-type regulations" if leading officials don't fully align in defining new ...

Hamilton fastest in upgraded car in practice for Austrian GP

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest lap time as Mercedes' upgraded cars dominated the first practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday. With a new...

Ricciardo hints at staying with Red Bull after Honda deal

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Daniel Ricciardo hinted Thursday that Red Bull's switch to Honda engines in 2019 might bring him closer to extending his contract with the Formula One team. ...