Zurich press conference highlights – IAAF Diamond League - IAAF ... had in their possession a gold medal from the ... “We are one year away from an Olympics and the ... "The American record is 17.76 and the ... 09/2/2015 - 2:22 pm | View Link
USOC picks Los Angeles for 2024 Olympics bid - Bayou Buzz ... formally named Los Angeles as the American candidate city to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics. ... Yuna Kim of South Korea for the gold medal ... 09/1/2015 - 5:18 am | View Link
Allyson Felix could see 200-400 sprint double at Olympics - Denver Post A 200-400 sprint double at Olympics could be waiting Felix - Minneapolis Star Tribune 08/30/2015 - 12:29 pm | View Link
Drouin wins world gold in high jump - TSN Derek Drouin wins world gold in high jump for Canada - Toronto Star Online 08/30/2015 - 12:27 pm | View Link
L.A.'s 2024 Olympics bid: a risk worth taking It's as simple as a hammer thrower's grunt, as sensible as a swimmer's kick, as clear as the tear on a gold-medalist gymnast's cheek ... the U.S. Olympic Committee designated Los Angeles as the American candidate for the 2024 Games after the L.A. City ... 09/2/2015 - 7:34 am | View Link
OLYMPICS: As L.A. pushes to get 2024 Summer Games, a look back at the 1984 games the city hosted With two events to go, Retton trailed leader Ecaterina Szabo of Romania by 0.15 points. The American scored perfect 10s on floor exercise and vault to win the gold by 0.05 points, having overcome a knee injury and surgery just before the Olympics. 09/1/2015 - 4:19 pm | View Link
'84 Olympics were shining moment for Los Angeles With two events to go, Retton trailed leader Ecaterina Szabo of Romania by 0.15 points. The American scored perfect 10s on floor exercise and vault to win the gold by 0.05 points, having overcome a knee injury and surgery just before the Olympics. 09/1/2015 - 12:24 pm | View Link
Usain Bolt proves doubters wrong at world championships, reaffirms status as the sprinter to beat at Rio 2016 Olympics That marked the eighth time since 1995 the American men have either been disqualified or failed ... Javelin thrower Julius Yego won the first gold medal in a field event for a country renowned for distance running. Allyson Felix certainly has the fitness ... 08/31/2015 - 4:20 am | View Link
Change in Olympics lineup could help US sprinter Allyson Felix compete in more events American sprinting great Michael Johnson campaigned for a rearrangement ... “So when I come out here and we have rounds, this is a lot easier than a work week (at practice).” With gold in the 400, Felix now has nine world titles, which only trails ... 08/30/2015 - 7:32 pm | View Link
Official Canadian Olympic Team Website | Team Canada ... Hockey This is our game! At the 2014 Olympics, the men of Team Canada are the defending Olympic hockey 8-time gold medallists; Sidney Crosby in recent memory scored ... 09/2/2015 - 12:58 am | View Website
Olympic Games The modern Olympic Games are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the ... 09/1/2015 - 2:14 pm | View Website
Olympics | Olympic Games, Medals, Results, News | IOC Official website of the Olympic Games Find all past and future Olympics Youth Olympics sports athletes medals results IOC news photos videos 09/1/2015 - 1:45 pm | View Website
2015 Toronto | Official Canadian Olympic Team Website ... Toronto was awarded the 2015 Pan American Games on November 6, 2009, defeating bids from Lima, Peru and Bogota, Colombia. This gave the province of Ontario its first ... 09/1/2015 - 1:06 am | View Website
Olympics News, Videos, Results, Athletes, Schedule | FOX ... Find live Olympics scores, Olympics player & team news, Olympics videos, rumors, stats, standings, team schedules & fantasy games on FOX Sports 08/31/2015 - 5:42 pm | View Website
The 133rd-ranked Russian teen lost in U. S. Open qualifying Friday, but when third-seeded Maria Sharapova withdrew Sunday because of an injury, Kasatkina was suddenly in her first Grand Slam main draw as a "lucky loser."
In a quarter of the draw full of upsets, she will face yet another unseeded player in the next round, 40th-ranked Kristina Mladenovic or 98th-ranked Bojana Jovanovski.
Keys has now advanced to at least the third round at every major this year, which started with her breakthrough run to the semifinals at the Australian Open.
Ambitious plans to build a twenty kilometer (12.4 miles) tall space elevator tower have been announced by a Canadian space technology firm. Although this distance is a mere fraction of that reached in space missions, Thoth Technology says its ThothX Tower will make a major cost reduction in spac