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  1. Yohan Blake out ‘quite a long time,’ coach says

    Jul 22, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

    Yohan Blake

    Blake recently had hamstring surgery.

  2. Guide to the Commonwealth Games

    Jul 22, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Top sprinters from Jamaica, swimmers from Australia and more gather in Glasgow.

  3. Big 12 commissioner says men’s Olympic sports could be cut

    Jul 21, 2014, 3:13 PM EDT

    Bob Bowlsby

    NCAA’s current lawsuits may cut funding.

  4. 90-plus-year-old men set 3 world relay records at USATF Masters

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:43 AM EDT

    Champion Goldy

    Extraordinary men include war veterans, longtime NASA worker, Methodist minister.

  5. Henry Ellard, former NFL All-Pro receiver, competes at USATF Masters

    Jul 18, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT

    Henry Ellard

    Ellard triple jumped at 1992 U.S. Olympic Trials.

  6. Jesse Owens biopic cast headliners revealed

    Jul 17, 2014, 3:42 PM EDT

    Jesse Owens

    Multiple Owens biopics in the works.

  7. Monaco Diamond League on world record watch; preview

    Jul 17, 2014, 11:57 AM EDT

    Absel Kiprop

    Asbel Kiprop goes after 16-year-old mark in 1500m.

  8. Asafa Powell runs first race since doping ban

    Jul 15, 2014, 1:59 PM EDT

    Asafa Powell

    Powell beaten in Lucerne, Switzerland.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. Mo Farah withdraws from Glasgow Diamond League

    Jul 8, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT

    Virgin Money London Marathon

    A stomach ailment will prevent Farah from competing in the two-mile race.

  14. Defense team for Oscar Pistorius closes case

    Jul 8, 2014, 1:16 PM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    Trial will resume in August with closing arguments.

  15. Video reenacting night Oscar Pistorius shot Reeva Steenkamp leaked

    Jul 7, 2014, 9:08 AM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    Footage shows Pistorius walking without his prosthetic legs and miming holding a gun.

  16. Meb Keflezighi starts last in Georgia race to raise money

    Jul 6, 2014, 3:17 PM EDT

    The Boston Marathon champion and 2004 Olympic silver medalist in the marathon overtook 22,780 runners in an Atlanta 10k.

  17. Allyson Felix edged out by Blessing Okagbare at Paris Diamond League

    Jul 5, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT

    Other highlights from the Stade de France include a win for Mike Rodgers in the 100m and an American sweep in the women’s 100m hurdles.

  18. Gatlin wins 100m over Gay at Lausanne Diamond League

    Jul 3, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT

    Athletissima Lausanne - IAAF Diamond League

    Americans went 1-2-3 in 100m; Yohan Blake falters in 200m.

  19. Witness for Pistorius trial says Paralympic star a “paradox”

    Jul 3, 2014, 12:38 PM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    A sports psychologist who treated Oscar Pistorius testified that Pistorius’ anxieties were a factor in the fatal shooting of Reeva Steenkamp.

  20. Louis Zamperini, Olympic track star and war hero, dies at age 97

    Jul 3, 2014, 11:23 AM EDT

    Louis Zamperini

    1936 Olympian and WWII prisoner of war Louis Zamperini, subject of the upcoming film “Unbroken,” passed away Wednesday.

  21. Tyson Gay vs. Justin Gatlin; Lausanne Diamond League preview

    Jul 2, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT

    Tyson Gay, Justin Gatlin

    Gay’s first race since doping suspension.

  22. Pregnant runner Alysia Montano reflects on whirlwind week

    Jul 2, 2014, 5:14 PM EDT

    Alysia Montano

    Media showed up at her parents’ house, she made a Swiss newspaper front page and drew inspiration from a two-time Olympian.

  23. Oscar Pistorius’ lawyers call reported final witness of murder trial

    Jul 2, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    Mental health report says Pistorius’ suicide risk will increase without treatment.