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Embattled Cleveland coach Blatt remains beloved in Israel despite struggles in NBA debut

...and offensive wizard whose stock surged dramatically after leading the Russian national team to a bronze medal in the 2012 Olympics. His signature moment in Israel came last year when he led Maccabi Tel Aviv to a series of upset wins en route to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-20/embattled-cleveland-coach-bla
Ailing Allenby pulls out off Humana Challenge

...role in Open Live, a digital telecast at the British Open. Robinson hosted Sky Sports' tennis coverage during the 2012 Olympics in London, and she has contributed as a studio host and reporter for productions involving Wimbledon, rugby and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/ailing-allenby-pulls-out-hum
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...revenues, hasn't played host to the Summer Olympics since the 1996 Atlanta Games. New York failed in a bid for the 2012 Olympics, and Chicago was rejected for 2016."U.S. athletes have a world-wide reputation and topped the medal table...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
Kenyan Geoffrey Mutai looking to win third consecutive New York City Marathon

...and see what I can really do," he said.Kipsang did not meet the challenge of a championship-style event at the 2012 Olympics, when he built an early lead only to be passed and settle for a bronze medal.With a pacemaker, Mutai explains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-01/kenyan-geoffrey-muta
USOC will decide next week if it will bid on 20024 Games

...The United States hasn't played host to the Summer Games since 1996 in Atlanta. New York made a failed bid for the 2012 Olympics, and Chicago missed out for 2016."That's 28 years," Probst said. "That's more than a generation. That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-09/usoc-will-decide-next-we
Judge: Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent

...against 27-year-old Pistorius, once a globally admired celebrity who competed against able-bodied athletes at the 2012 Olympics in London. His brother, Carl, was there in a wheelchair because of injuries suffered in a recent car crash. So...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-11/judge-oscar-pistoriu
Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest

...necessary work to learn from this experience and make better decisions in the future."Phelps, 29, retired after the 2012 Olympics in London, having won a record 18 gold medals and 22 medals overall. But he returned to competition this year with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-05/phelps-says-swimming-hold-after-d
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend

...prison Tuesday for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, completing a transformation from an acclaimed sprinter at the 2012 Olympics to a convicted criminal led away in a police van with barred windows.Wearing a dark suit, the double-amputee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-21/oscar-pistorius-sentenced-five-ye
IOC denies report about 2016 Games possible switch

...reported that the British capital, which played host to the 2012 Olympics, has been "secretly asked" if it would be able...and financial challenges.Many of the venues from the 2012 Olympics have been dismantled or converted for public use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-09/ioc-denies-report-about-
Defense in Oscar Pistorius murder trial rests its case

...South Africans and others around the world who recall the double-amputee runner competing on carbon fiber blades at the 2012 Olympics in London. The triumphant image of Pistorius racing alongside able-bodied athletes contrasts with the anguished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-08/defense-oscar-pistor