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EXPLAINER: Why will Russia's Ukraine war affect Wimbledon?

The usual trophies and prize money will be on the line for Novak Djokovic, Iga Swiatek and other top players at Wimbledon, but there is a significant change there this year: No one will earn ranking p...

Blue Cross Launches Double Privileges to Cheer for the World No. 1

Offering 100 Free Sports Insurance Every Day and Premium Discount HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 20 May 2022 - In celebration of the outstanding achievements of fencing gold medalist and brand amba...

Young athletes from Ukraine escape war, train in Albania

ELBASAN, Albania (AP) — After fleeing from a war zone, a group of young Ukrainian track and field athletes have made their way to safety in Albania. Their minds are still between the two countries. ...

New deal to help USA Track & Field simplify abuse reporting

USA Track and Field has signed on to use technology that will give athletes an additional method to anonymously report sexual abuse and other forms of misconduct. The organization an...

French runner doping suspension extended to 4 years

PARIS (AP) — The doping suspension of French middle-distance runner Ophélie Claude-Boxberger has been extended to four years, France's highest administrative court said Tuesday. The...

Michigan chief IDs officer who fatally shot Patrick Lyoya

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan police officer who killed Patrick Lyoya with a shot to the head has been with the Grand Rapids department for seven years, after starring as a pole vaulter at...

Wimbledon bans players from Russia, Belarus over Ukraine war

LONDON (AP) — Tennis players from Russia and Belarus will not be allowed to play at Wimbledon this year because of the war in Ukraine, the All England Club announced Wednesday. Among...

Allyson Felix says she's retiring after 2022 track season

Allyson Felix, who closed the Tokyo Games last year with more Olympic medals than any U.S. track and field athlete in history, says she will retire after the 2022 season. “This seaso...

George returns, Clippers rally in 4th, beat Jazz 121-115

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George's return jolted the Los Angeles Clippers back to life. The All-Star guard scored 34 points after missing three months with an elbow injury, helping his...

Russia, Belarus banned from multi-sport Euro Championships

MUNICH, Germany (AP) — Athletes from Russia and Belarus were formally banned Wednesday from the multi-sport European Championships in August. Organizers of the Aug. 11-21 championshi...

Djokovic, Russian players expected to compete at French Open

Novak Djokovic will be allowed to play at the French Open even if he is not vaccinated against COVID-19 as long as the coronavirus situation in France remains stable, organizers said Wednesday. ...

N. Arizona's Nur sets NCAA indoor record in 5000 meters

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Northern Arizona’s Abdihamid Nur set the meet record in the men's 5000 meters Friday at the NCAA indoor track and field championships. Nur built a huge lead ...

Religious runner exalts in victory on athletes' expression

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Noor Abukaram's elation at completing one of her first varsity cross-country races quickly turned to disappointment when she failed to find her name among those of her high schoo...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, March 3, the 62nd day of 2022. There are 303 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On March ...

Charley Taylor, Washington Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 80

WASHINGTON (AP) — Charley Taylor, the Hall of Fame receiver who ended his 13-season career with Washington as the NFL's career receptions leader, died Saturday. He was 80. The Comman...