Hamilton vexed home race clashes with cricket, tennis finals

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — In a season of often mundane racing, the one time Lewis Hamilton can hope to grab the attention of home Formula One fans is the British Grand Prix. On Sun...

Kipchoge targets London for attempt at sub 2-hour marathon

OXFORD, England (AP) — Eliud Kipchoge has funding from Britain's richest man for his bid to break the two-hour marathon barrier again later this year. The fastest marathon runner of ...

Mo Farah's hotel room robbed at training camp

LONDON (AP) — When Mo Farah entered his hotel room on his 36th birthday last month in Ethiopia, he quickly noticed he had been robbed. A locked case had been opened. Two phones were ...

WADA leader says wife threatened divorce if he didn't quit

LONDON (AP) — World Anti-Doping Agency President Craig Reedie says his wife threatened to divorce him if he didn't resign from the organization amid the furor over the Russia investigation. ...

AP Interview: WADA says Russia critics harming doping fight

A leader of the World Anti-Doping Agency says it's better to work with Russia to bring its drug-fighting operation into compliance than to criticize the reinstatement and insist that the sports power ...

AP Interview: Rosberg expects F1 merger with electric series

Highlighting fresh concerns about global warming, Nico Rosberg foresees an eventual merger between the fuel-guzzling Formula One championship and the more environmentally friendly, electric motorsport...

Tennis head touts windfall for nations to approve World Cup

Tennis leaders are offering to lob more cash at countries to persuade them to back plans for a $3 billion revamp of the Davis Cup. But the International Tennis Federation will be ced...

WCup final: Youthful, energetic French vs experienced Croats

MOSCOW (AP) — A World Cup of surprises concludes with a final of contrasts. Powered by the dynamism of Kylian Mbappe, France has youthful exuberance in a side packed with some of soc...

Yankees and Red Sox to play in London in 2019

LONDON (AP) — The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will face each other in two regular-season games at the Olympic Stadium in London next year. Boston will be the home team for bo...

IPC hopes won't be tough for Trump to see future Paralympics

Paralympic Games organizers hope U.S. President Donald Trump won't find it tough to watch their events in future. The International Paralympic Committee is responding to comments mad...

Investigation: Drug enhanced Wiggins performance in Tour win

LONDON (AP) — A British parliamentary committee alleges in a doping investigation report that Bradley Wiggins used a banned powerful corticosteroid to enhance his performance while preparing to win th...

Rodchenkov to AP: 'Sorry to all clean athletes we cheated'

An apology for Russia's doping scheme is now ready to be issued. Not by the state which ordered the systematic cover-up but by the chemist who helped Russian athletes trick the system. ...

Joshua won't take Parker's drug-cheat bait

LONDON (AP) — If Joseph Parker wants to rile Anthony Joshua it's going to be tough. Not even being branded a drugs cheat ahead of their heavyweight unification fight provoked a mello...

Chris Froome doping case: What's salbutamol & what's banned?

LONDON (AP) — Chris Froome knows how little trust there is in his sport. "People will forever be suspicious because of cycling's history," the five-time Tour de France champion told ...

No charges in UK cycling doping case over lack of records

LONDON (AP) — Britain's anti-doping agency says it won't bring any charges over the medical package dispatched to star Team Sky rider Bradley Wiggins after the investigation was hampered by the lack o...