Australia's Hamilton Island Yacht Club has withdrawn as the Challenger of Record for the America's Cup, the first public sign of dissatisfaction with the direction sailing's marquee regatta is going under defending champion Oracle Team USA.
Former freestyle world record holder and three-time Olympic medalist Eamon Sullivan says he has retired competitive swimming just weeks after pulling out of the Australian team for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games with a shoulder injury.
Michael Phelps turned in perhaps the most impressive performance so far in his comeback, posting the third-fastest time in the world this year while easily beating rival Ryan Lochte in the 100-meter butterfly at the Bulldog Grand Slam on Friday night.
Michael Phelps talked with reporter Morty Ain about what it was like to take it all off for ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue and revealed his double-jointed arms as a key to his Olympic success, and then some.
The sixth annual edition of ESPN The Magazine's The Body Issue will feature 22 athletes posing nude, including five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams, 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps and Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch.