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Nick Zaccardi

  1. Chinu Xxx wins Commonwealth Games bronze; how the wrestler got his name

    Jul 29, 2014, 5:20 PM EDT

    Chinu XXX

    It became Xxx at a passport office, according to the BBC.

  2. Mayor Marty Walsh says Boston in ‘very good position’ for 2024 bid

    Jul 29, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT

    Marty Walsh

    Boston is one of four finalist cities for a potential U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympics.

  3. Olympic golf update from IGF VP Ty Votaw (video)

    Jul 29, 2014, 3:34 PM EDT

    Ty Votaw

    Officials hope to hold test event in late 2015 or early 2016.

  4. Eddy Alvarez heats up in Arizona League

    Jul 29, 2014, 3:02 PM EDT

    Eddy Alvarez

    Olympic silver medalist speed skater hit his first two professional home runs.

  5. Royals photobomb, meet Usain Bolt at Commonwealth Games

    Jul 29, 2014, 11:14 AM EDT

    Prince Harry

    Prince Harry follows the Queen’s lead in Glasgow.

  6. Watch 41-shot rally, crazy table tennis celebrations at Commonwealth Games

    Jul 29, 2014, 10:41 AM EDT

    Gao Ning

    Scottish player pulls off a “wedgie” celebration.

  7. Nigerian weightlifter, 16, fails drug test after winning Commonwealth Games gold

    Jul 29, 2014, 10:02 AM EDT

    Chika Amalaha

    Chika Amalaha may be stripped of her gold after becoming the youngest women’s weightlifting champion in Commonwealth Games history.

  8. Three of four missing Ethiopian athletes at World Junior Championships found

    Jul 28, 2014, 8:55 PM EDT

    IAAF World Junior Championships - Day 5

    Athletes found safe in Beaverton, Ore., after going missing in Eugene.

  9. Yao Ming named Youth Olympics ambassador

    Jul 28, 2014, 11:01 AM EDT

    Yao Ming

    Nanjing Games open Aug. 16.

  10. Yuna Kim attends coaching workshop

    Jul 28, 2014, 10:39 AM EDT

    Yuna Kim

    Retired Olympic champion took part in Korea Skating Union workshop, according to South Korean media.

  11. U.S. 400m runner Torrin Lawrence dies in car accident

    Jul 28, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT

    Torrin Lawrence

    Lawrence won gold on the U.S. 4x400m relay team at the 2014 IAAF World Relays.

  12. Brazil’s Olympic coach wants Neymar to play at Rio 2016

    Jul 28, 2014, 9:32 AM EDT

    Brazil's forward Neymar (L) is challenge

    Neymar played in 2012, but there’s a new obstacle that could keep him out of 2016.

  13. U.S. teams sweep World Series of Beach Volleyball (video)

    Jul 27, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings

    Kerri Walsh Jennings notched a milestone victory.

  14. UPDATE: Noelle Pikus-Pace’s brother and his children found in Idaho

    Jul 27, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Jared Pikus

    Search and rescue crews were on the lookout for Jared Pikus and his three children.

  15. WATCH LIVE: World Series of Beach Volleyball

    Jul 27, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross

    Kerri Walsh Jennings can hit another career milestone.

  16. Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross make WSOBV final

    Jul 26, 2014, 5:24 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross

    U.S. Olympic medalists will face Spanish or Brazilian pair Sunday on NBC.

  17. WATCH LIVE: World Series of Beach Vollyeball

    Jul 26, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings

    Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings in biggest tournament of 2014 in U.S.

  18. Usain Bolt arrives in Glasgow, says he’s injury free

    Jul 26, 2014, 10:17 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt will make a rare appearance in the heats of a 4x100m relay at Commonwealth Games.

  19. Henry Cejudo, Olympic champion wrestler, signs with UFC

    Jul 26, 2014, 9:02 AM EDT

    Henry Cejudo

    Beijing gold medalist slated for first bout in August.

  20. USOC chairman ‘more optimistic than ever’ about 2024 U.S. bid

    Jul 25, 2014, 4:07 PM EDT

    Olympic Rings

    USOC met with representatives from four finalist cities this week.

  21. Runner with age discrepancy withdrawn from World Junior Championships

    Jul 25, 2014, 3:47 PM EDT

    IAAF World Junior Championships

    Bahrain runner listed with 1996 birthday may have been born in 1990.

  22. Skateboarding to be showcased aside Youth Olympics

    Jul 25, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

    Skateboarding

    A step forward as skateboarding seeks Olympic inclusion.

  23. Bradley Wiggins probably done with Tour de France

    Jul 25, 2014, 11:36 AM EDT

    Bradley Wiggins

    Brit can make Olympic history on the track in 2016.

  24. Mary Cain wins World Junior Championships 3000m (video)

    Jul 25, 2014, 10:07 AM EDT

    Mary Cain

    Cain emerged from being boxed in to beat Kenyans.

  25. Australian women break 4x100m free relay world record

    Jul 24, 2014, 4:57 PM EDT

    Cate Campbell

    How it impacts the U.S. and potential Olympic history for Missy Franklin.