Change in Olympics lineup could help US sprinter Allyson Felix compete in more events

...International Olympic Committee said it will consider revising the program. Felix finished with gold in the 400 meters at the world championships in Beijing, along with silvers in the 4x100 and 4x400 relays.Although tired, she had plenty left. Enough...

Ashton Eaton digs deep to take gold in decathlon

...in the final event, the 1,500 meters, Eaton finished the two-day event with 9,045 points on Saturday at the world championships. It was six points better than the mark he set at U.S. Olympic Trials in 2012."It's like, 'Where do...

Bolt cruises to 200 meter victory in the world championships

...200 meters to win his 10th career gold medal at the world championships.What finally upended the 6-foot-5 Jamaican...line, she tied Bolt for the most gold medals at the world championships with nine. That lasted all of about 10 minutes...

Bolt beats Gatlin in 100-meter thriller at world championships

...Bolt produced his biggest clutch performance to beat rival Justin Gatlin on Sunday in the 100-meter final at the world championships with a lunge at the line.Bolt was trailing for almost all of the race, the biggest showdown in the sport in...

Usain Bolt talks doping in advance of world championships

...Olympics, The World's Fastest Man is preparing for the world championships this time around.But his news conference Thursday...definitely is sad that it's in the forefront of the world championships, and it's not about the competition that's...


...by the Turk ish runner and the IAAF was announced by the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday, days before the world championships open in Beijing.Alptekin forfeited all her results from July 29, 2010, including the 2012 Olympic gold medal...

Russian skater Adelina Sotnikova on the comeback trail

MOSCOW - Olympic figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova has a simple message: I'm back.

Michael Phelps turns his attention to next year's games

...afar, it only made Phelps go faster."I'm very happy where I am right now," he said.He was barred from the world championships after his second drunken-driving arrest, so he turned the national championships into his biggest meet of the...

Virginia boarding school establishes cycling program

...program's best riders ? like the Brazilian duo of Marcio Oliveria and Pedro Martins ? are good enough to compete at the world championships. Other riders might struggle to stick with the pack in elite races. Still others are content racing just for...

Phelps-Le Clos rivalry picking up steam with Olympics up ahead

...in a high-tech suit in 2009 ? Le Clos responded Saturday with a dazzling performance to win the 100 fly at the world championships in Kazan, Russia."I'm just very happy that he's back to his good form, so he can't come out and say...