Venus Williams will miss another tournament next week in Charleston, S.C., as she undergoes tests for a medical issue that her agent said isn't serious.
The Italian Olympic Committee's anti-doping prosecutor plans to open an inquiry into about 30 cyclists, team officials and physicians allegedly involved in an extensive doping operation based in Mantova.
Valerio Cleri of Italy won the 25-kilometer open water race at the European swimming championships on Saturday.
The International Cycling Union said Friday it had given Italian rider Riccardo Ricco a two-year worldwide ban for doping at the 2008 Tour de France.
The president of the Italian Winter Sports Federation (FISI) has called for an investigation into timing errors that marred an Alpine ski World Cup slalom race in Schladming on Tuesday.