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  1. 2012 London Olympics -- Ivan Tsikhan's retests of samples from 20...

    A three-time world champion hammer thrower from Belarus was kicked out of the London Olympics on Friday because an IOC retest found his doping samples from the 2004 Athens Games to be positive.

    Story | Conversation | August 03, 2012
  2. Ashleigh Johnson: School before pool

    Walter Villa

    Miami native Ashleigh Johnson, one of the nation's top young water polo goalies, had to choose a path: Olympic Games or Ivy League. If she headed west, Johnson, 17, could have soon found herself in contention for a spot on the world's grandest ath...

    Blog | June 12, 2012
  3. London awarded 2017 world track and field championships

    London will stage the 2017 world track and field championships, beating Doha for the showcase event and assuring a track and field legacy after the 2012 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2011
  4. Track and field world championships -- Oscar Pistorius fails to q...

    Double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius reached his goal in the 400 meters, even though he didn't secure a spot in the 400-meter final at the world championships.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2011
  5. USADA chief Travis Tygart blasts Spanish over Alberto Contador ba...

    The United States' anti-doping chief described the Spanish cycling federation's decision to clear Alberto Contador of doping as a "flip-flop," saying the backtracking on a proposed one-year ban could send out the wrong messages to both athletes and fans.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2011
  6. European marathon champion Zivile Balciunaite of Lithuania denies...

    European marathon champion Zivile Balciunaite of Lithuania has denied allegations by the IAAF that she took performance-enhancing drugs.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2010
  7. Jennie Finch retired from softball competition, so Page 2 revisit...

    Patrick Hruby

    Star softball pitcher Jennie Finch announced her retirement this week, capping a wildly successful career that included an NCAA championship, Olympic gold and silver medals and the highest honor of all -- being named Page 2's first hottest female ath...

    Blog | Conversation | July 22, 2010
  8. Reigning U.S. junior figure skating champion DeeDee Leng out for ...

    Reigning U.S. junior figure skating champion DeeDee Leng will miss the rest of the 2009-10 season with a back injury.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2009
  9. Coaches take blame for Brazilians' failed tests

    Two coaches on the Brazilian team are taking the blame for the doping of five athletes who were preparing for the world championships in Germany.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2009
  10. China 5-for-5 in diving with Guo's 3m springboard gold

    Guo Jingjing has won a gold medal on 3-meter springboard diving at the Beijing Olympics, becoming the most decorated female diver with her sixth career medal.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2008
  11. Judge refuses to toss track coach's conviction

    A federal judge has declined to toss out track coach Trevor Graham's false statement conviction.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2008
  12. Chinese race walker fails drug test, suspended for four years

    Chinese race walker Song Hongjuan was suspended for four years Friday after failing a drug test, the latest Chinese athlete sanctioned for doping before next month's Beijing Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2008
  13. Lawyer: Thanou should get Jones' 100M gold from Sydney

    Katerina Thanou's lawyer insists the Greek sprinter deserves the 100-meter gold medal from the 2000 Sydney Olympics after finishing runner-up to Marion Jones.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2007
  14. Greek athletic official suspended in doping scandal

    Greece's top athletics official has been suspended for 2.5 years for his involvement in an alleged cover-up of a doping-related incident involving a Greek athlete.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2007
  15. Lezak continues success at Evans Invitational

    Jason Lezak won the men's 50-meter freestyle against a field of former Olympians Saturday night in the Janet Evans Invitational.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2006
  16. Moroccan Olympic champion El Guerrouj retiring

    Moroccan middle-distance great Hicham El Guerrouj retired Monday, saying it was time for a "new life" after 16 years in sports.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2006