Knights defenseman Theodore says he was treated for cancer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore says he underwent surgery for testicular cancer during the offseason and is expected to make a full recovery. Theodore ...

Tai wins Taiwan's first gold at World Archery Youth Championships

Taipei (CNA) Tai Yu-hsuan (戴宇軒) of Taiwan won the country's first gold medal at the World Archery Youth Championships on Sunday after he beat his Mexican opponent in the recurve cadet men's fi...

Taiwanese wrestler wins silver in Junior World Championship tournament

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Aug. 15 at the Junior World Championships of the United World Wrestling Tallinn Open, Taiwanese wrestler Chang Hui Tsz (張惠慈) took home a silver medal in the Junior Worl...

Nathan Adrian: life before medal gold as he fights cancer

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Nathan Adrian says that his success won't be on his mind at the end of his life. Maybe that would have been him some years ...

Grizzlies sign guard Marko Guduric to multi-year deal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have signed guard Marko Guduric to a multi-year contract. Terms of the deal weren't announced. The 24-year-old Guduric h...

Relay silver medal is victory for cancer survivor Adrian

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — With Britain closing in, Nathan Adrian sprinted furiously to the wall. He just couldn't get there fast enough. The American anchor got edged by Britain's ...

Column: Phelps doubts doping protests will bring real change

Michael Phelps is watching the world championships from afar, enjoying his ever-growing family while tackling the challenges of life after swimming. But the winningest athlete in Oly...

Horton applauded by fellow swimmers for stand against Sun

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Mack Horton walked into the dining room at the athletes' village and the applause began. It swelled into a standing ovation for the Australian swimmer after his personal pr...

Shi wins third successive 3-meter springboard gold at worlds

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Two-time Olympic champion Shi Tingmao of China shrugged off a side strain and won her third successive women's 3-meter springboard event at the world diving championships o...

Ultra-competitive Hooper key attacker for US water polo

Long before Johnny Hooper starred at California and starting playing water polo against the world, his biggest competition was his father, Gary. They played a couple different sports...

Taiwan currently 7th in Universiade medal table with four golds

Taipei, July 8 (CNA) Taiwanese athletes were not expected to replicate their huge medal haul at the 2017 Universiade in Taipei, but they have so far done reasonably well at this year's Universiad...

Former Olympic silver medalist jailed for drug dealing

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Two-time Olympic cycling silver medalist Jack Bobridge has been jailed for more than four years after being found guilty of dealing drugs following his retirement after the 201...

Funeral set for LA sheriff's deputy shot in off-duty attack

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A large turnout was expected Monday at the funeral of a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy shot in an off-duty attack at a fast-food restaurant by a man also suspected of killing a...

Defending champion US plays Spain to open knockout stage

REIMS, France (AP) — Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren't intimidated by the defending Women's World Cup champions. ...

Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping

MONACO (AP) — Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa's ban will end on May 7, 2023, when she...