How scary is American women's boxer Claressa Shields? At world championships last weekend, she threw one right hand before an opponent's trainer threw in the towel. At age 19, she may be the most exciting women's boxing prospect ever.
To recapture the ISF World Championship this weekend, the United States faces what has become an epic challenge: figure out a way to defeat Japanese ace Yukiko Ueno.
The lack of an elite pairs team on the world stage has been a sore spot for American figure skating. But could the problem begin to be remedied this weekend at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships?
Elite cyclist Kathryn Bertine earned a 12th-place finish in the time trial at last weekend's Pan Am Championships. She recounts the story and what it means for her quest for the 2012 Olympics.
Multisport athletes are flocking to this weekend's USAT Duathlon National Championships, giving the sport's profile a major boost.