track and field
Mar 9, 2014, 1:58 PM EDT
U.S. wins gold and total medal counts for fourth straight World Indoors.
Mar 8, 2014, 2:19 PM EDT
World record holder has won four straight major multi-event championships.
Mar 7, 2014, 3:28 PM EDT
Full Day 1 recap of events in Sopot, Poland.
Mar 7, 2014, 9:58 AM EDT
Security guard, ex-girlfriend testify on fifth day of murder trial.
Mar 6, 2014, 6:43 PM EDT
1984 and 1988 Olympic champion joins Arizona Cardinals staff.
Mar 6, 2014, 10:28 AM EDT
Universal Sports has live online coverage all weekend.
Mar 6, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT
Oscar Pistorius kneeled, cried, prayed while holding girlfriend, witness said.
Mar 5, 2014, 9:25 AM EDT
Witness: Pistorius shot gun in restaurant, asked friend to take blame.
Mar 4, 2014, 3:08 PM EDT
Incident at 2012 Paralympics showed Pistorius’ temper.
Mar 4, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT
Pistorius buries his head while gunshots detailed. Witness cries on the stand.
Mar 3, 2014, 3:11 PM EDT
Entire 2012 U.S. Olympic men’s marathon team now part of Boston field.
Mar 3, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT
Calf injury sidelines teen phenom.
Mar 3, 2014, 9:59 AM EDT
Notes, videos, photos, tweets from Pretoria.
Mar 2, 2014, 11:40 AM EDT
Jamaican coach hopes Bolt wants to play after 2016 Olympics.
Mar 1, 2014, 12:06 PM EDT
World silver medalist eyes American record as he chases Usain Bolt.
Feb 28, 2014, 4:33 PM EDT
Obama, Biden jogged around White House in ‘Let’s Move’ video.
Feb 28, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT
How and when to monitor the trial in South Africa.
Jan 30, 2014, 2:57 PM EDT
The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who faces 30 charges over the Boston Marathon bombings April 15. Tsarnaev, 20, awaits a trial on charges that he and his brother, Tamerlan, carried out the bombings that killed three people and injured more than 250 more. He is also charged with killing…
Jan 29, 2014, 11:06 AM EDT
South Africa cable TV has round-the-clock plans for the Oscar Pistorius trial in March. MultiChoice will launch a temporary 24-hour channel dedicated to trial coverage on March 2, the day before the trial is set to begin in Pretoria. It will be called, “The Oscar Pistorius Trial: A Carte Blanche Channel,” according to South African reports. The…
Jan 16, 2014, 9:11 AM EDT
Six months of waiting and two days of testimony were not long enough to settle former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell‘s doping case. The Olympic champion Jamaican sprinter’s hearing will resume Feb. 12. Powell, 31, testified before a disciplinary panel in Kingston, Jamaica, on Tuesday and Wednesday, after he said in a July 14 statement that he…
Jan 14, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell said he didn’t tell doping officials about new supplements he was taking last year because he couldn’t remember their names. Powell, 31 and a former 100m world record holder, testified before a disciplinary panel in Kingston, Jamaica, on Tuesday, six months after he said in a statement that he tested positive for the banned…
Jan 10, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT
Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis is pregnant with her first child, which will rule her out of the Commonwealth Games in July and August. “My plans for 2014 have been completely turned upside down, but having had a couple of weeks to think about things from a career point of view I am 100 percent set on…
Jan 7, 2014, 5:47 PM EDT
One of the most anticipated marathons in recent memory will include a bevy of American star distance runners. 2004 Olympic silver medalist Meb Keflezighi and 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Shalane Flanagan headline the list announced Tuesday. The 118th Boston Marathon will be April 21, 2014, and will mark a return to the site of bombings that rocked one of…
Jan 4, 2014, 6:16 PM EDT
The Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers will play an NFL playoff game several degrees below zero Sunday. That’s balmy sports weather for Boris Fyodorov. The Siberian man ran a marathon in minus-36 degrees to and from Oymyakon, Russia, one of the coldest settlements on the planet. He was hoping for colder and would like…
Dec 27, 2013, 2:22 PM EDT
The Boston Marathon bombing that killed three people and injured more than 200 was selected The Associated Press sports story of the year. Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the April 15 race at about 2:50 p.m. ET, 5 1/2 hours after the first wheelchair races set out on the 26.2-mile course. Brothers Dzhokhar…
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