Results matching “"year in review"”
Dec 26, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT
Several stories kept our attention throughout the year.
Dec 25, 2014, 3:56 PM EDT
A fake wolf, a prom crasher and #Karching.
Dec 24, 2014, 1:35 PM EDT
The milestone, emotional and viral images from 2014.
Dec 23, 2014, 12:35 PM EDT
As Katie Ledecky reeled off world records, other Olympic stars struggled through adversity.
Dec 22, 2014, 12:19 PM EDT
A sport-by-sport breakdown of what we learned in Sochi and beyond.
Jan 1, 2013, 10:57 AM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. In a way, the All England Club was a quieter, more subdued version of Wimbledon during the 2012 Olympics in London. The total number of fans on the grounds was kept lower that the month prior, for security purposes, and Centre Court had lost…
Dec 31, 2012, 6:10 PM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. Usain Bolt, McKayla Maroney, Mo Farah and many others stamped the Olympics with the indelible mark of their personalities, yet arguably the most entertaining person at the 2012 London Olympics wasn’t an athlete at all. Boris Johnson, the beloved mayor of London, who apparently…
Dec 31, 2012, 5:51 PM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. Rebecca Soni received a lot of attention in London, not only because she frequently sported a hot pink swimsuit, but because she also broke the world record for the women’s 200m breaststroke not once, but twice during the 2012 Games. Soni first broke the…
Dec 31, 2012, 1:20 PM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. When Jordan Burroughs sat down at his computer in January of 2011 and decided on the Twitter handle @alliseeisgold, the then 22-year-old from New Jersey had no freestyle international experience and was fresh off a major knee injury that sidelined him for…
Dec 30, 2012, 5:29 PM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. The U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team was the overall youngest team competing in London this year and by almost all accounts, the most exciting. However, there were a few athletes on the floor who proved age is in fact, just a number. Perhaps…
Dec 30, 2012, 9:58 AM EDT
OlympicTalk’s writers recount some of their favorite moments from the 2012 London Games. One of the most triumphant series of events during the London Games began as one of the most controversial – and most awkward. It started with South Korean fencer Shin A-Lam sitting on the fencing strip, sobbing uncontrollably after she lost a…
Jan 2, 2015, 1:54 PM EDT
Including beach volleyball next to a ship and a World Championships in Las Vegas.
Dec 28, 2014, 1:32 PM EDT
Shiffrin gave up her lead after the first run but hung on for third in foggy conditions.
Dec 28, 2014, 8:56 AM EDT
Wieber hasn’t competed since the London Olympics.
Dec 28, 2014, 7:28 AM EDT
Russia selects three women for European Championships, but neither of its Sochi Olympians.
Dec 22, 2014, 2:38 PM EDT
Finland’s Samu Torsti slid while wrapped in a banner for 25 seconds.
- Rulon Gardner on returning to wrestling training, getting his gold medal back 1
- David Letterman and the Olympics 0
- Caster Semenya: I can’t stop running because of gender controversy 0
- Roger Bannister’s shoes from 4-minute mile set for auction 2
- Justin Gatlin ‘kicked out’ of Beijing track meet 1
- Michael Phelps self-assessment: ‘horrendous,’ ‘garbage’ after winless Charlotte meet 5
- Mao Asada blogs about returning to figure skating 2
- Emotional Bode Miller medals in race that mattered most (61)
- Russian women kissing after relay victory at World Championships causes stir (60)
- IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics (47)
- South Korea filing official complaint over Yuna Kim’s Olympic silver (39)
- Zola Budd, 47, dominates college runners in 5K (33)