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  1. Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson cleared to compete immediately

    Jul 14, 2014, 1:55 PM EDT

    Asafa Powell

    Powell is entered in a 100m race in Switzerland on Tuesday.

  2. World champ figure skater Brian Joubert eyes switch to Russian pairs

    Jul 14, 2014, 1:04 PM EDT

    Brian Joubert

    Joubert was influenced by French actor Gerard Depardieu.

  3. Stephanie Meadow, U.S. Open sensation, wants to represent Ireland at Olympics

    Jul 14, 2014, 11:09 AM EDT

    Stephanie Meadow

    Meadow more likely to make it to Rio for Ireland than Great Britain.

  4. USA Basketball names men’s training camp roster

    Jul 14, 2014, 10:33 AM EDT

    Olympics Day 16 - Basketball

    Kevin Durant among four Olympians looking to book the U.S.’ berth in Rio.

  5. Lance Armstrong might start new cancer foundation

    Jul 14, 2014, 9:32 AM EDT

    Lance Armstrong

    “I’m not staying on the sidelines.”

  6. Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte fall short in final race in Athens

    Jul 13, 2014, 8:10 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte

    U.S. stars beaten by French Olympic champion in 100m freestyle.

  7. Michael Phelps beats Ryan Lochte again in Athens

    Jul 12, 2014, 7:47 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps beats Lochte in a stroke where the latter has more experience.

  8. Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay

    Jul 12, 2014, 6:28 PM EDT

    Ian Thorpe

    Admission comes in Sunday TV interview, according to Australian reports.

  9. David Rudisha equals world lead in Glasgow; Felix, Fraser-Pryce beaten (video)

    Jul 12, 2014, 12:36 PM EDT

    David Rudisha

    Mixed results for London Olympic champions on comeback trails.

  10. Camille Muffat, Olympic swim champion, retires at 24

    Jul 12, 2014, 10:43 AM EDT

    Camille Muffat

    Frenchwoman quits after dispute with coach.

  11. Michael Phelps beats Ryan Lochte for first time since Olympics

    Jul 11, 2014, 10:59 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps swims second fastest time in world this year.

  12. Yohan Blake ends Glasgow Diamond League wheeled off in chair (video)

    Jul 11, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT

    Yohan Blake

    Ashton Eaton starred in what may have been his final 400m hurdles race.

  13. Free Rio Olympic tickets will be offered to diversify crowds, reports say

    Jul 11, 2014, 5:58 PM EDT

    Christ the Redeemer

    Olympics will be Brazil’s “top priority” come Monday.

  14. Vanessa-Mae’s Olympic skiing qualifying results rigged, official says

    Jul 11, 2014, 9:23 AM EDT

    Vanessa Mae

    Star violinist’s finishes in “hastily-staged” races were fixed, official says.

  15. David Rudisha Readies his UK Return

    Jul 10, 2014, 8:38 PM EDT

    Kenya's David Lekuta Rudisha (L), holdin

    Two years after winning gold and setting a world record at the London Olympics, the Kenyan runner is aiming even higher.

  16. World Cup ticket scam prompts IOC to review ticketing for Rio Olympics

    Jul 10, 2014, 5:46 PM EDT

    FIFA Fan Fest in Sao Paulo - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

    As Brazilian police arrest suspected members of a World Cup scalping ring, IOC president vows the same won’t happen in Rio.

  17. Trailer released for ‘Unbroken,’ about the life of Olympic track star Zamperini

    Jul 10, 2014, 1:56 PM EDT

    The Angelina Jolie-directed biopic of the 1936 Olympian and WWII hero will be released on Christmas Day.

  18. Olympic golf selection ranking system revealed

    Jul 10, 2014, 8:08 AM EDT

    Phil Mickelson

    Some of the world’s best players could be left on the outside looking in.

  19. Lacrosse is charging hard for a 2024 Olympic return

    Jul 9, 2014, 9:57 PM EDT

    Florida Launch v New York Lizards

    Organizers hope to award the sport’s first Olympic medals since 1908.

  20. IOC prez praises ‘dynamism’ of Rio’s progress but warns ‘there is still no time to lose’

    Jul 9, 2014, 2:47 PM EDT

    Bridgestone Announces Its Partnership With IOC

    Bach expressed confidence that “the sports-loving Brazilians with all their enthusiasm will be wonderful hosts.”

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