Lia Neal and Missy Franklin may be two of the most famous Olympians swimming this week at the NCAA championships, but they've got company. Olympians from countries such as Iceland, Sweden, Poland, Egypt, Singapore and Bulgaria also will lap it up.
The IOC has given Egypt one year to bring its sports legislation in line with Olympic standards.
Wrestling's governing body says it suspended an Egyptian athlete who allegedly bit her Israeli opponent during a bout.
A pair of Egyptian wrestlers forfeited their Olympic matches on Sunday after failing to show up at ExCel.
Alan Khugaev of Russia won the Olympic gold medal Monday in men's 84-kilogram Greco-Roman wrestling.
South Korea beat Britain 5-4 in a penalty shootout on Saturday night, advancing to the semifinal of the men's soccer tournament at the London Games and eliminating the host nation.
Egypt qualified for the quarter-finals of the Olympics with a deserved 3-1 win over Belarus at Hampden Park.
Fencer Lei Sheng of China won the gold medal in men's individual foil at the Olympics, beating Alaaeldin Abouelkassem of Egypt 15-13 in Tuesday's final.
Neymar set up two goals and scored another off a free kick Sunday to help Brazil beat Belarus 3-1 and advance to the quarterfinals in men's Olympic soccer.
Gold-medal favorite Brazil scored three first-half goals then held on for a 3-2 win over Egypt in its opening match in Group C of the men's Olympic soccer tournament.
Many countries don't take the men's soccer tournament in the Olympics that seriously. Brazil, on the other hand, means business, writes Jeff Carlisle.
Brazil will start its bid for a first Olympic gold medal against Egypt.
The Egyptian Football Association has canceled the rest of this season's league matches following rioting at a match last month that killed 74 people and injured hundreds of others.
U.S. Soccer is often criticized for sticking with players too long, but a number of youth players owe their club careers to that loyalty.
Egypt have cancelled plans to host the inaugural African Under-23 Championship due to security concerns, just six weeks before the tournament is due to begin.