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  1. World Cup skiing champ Aksel Lund Svindal injured while playing s...

    Two-time overall World Cup champion Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway is likely out for the entire ski season after tearing his Achilles tendon while playing soccer.

    Story | Conversation | October 19, 2014
  2. Figure skater Carolina Kostner questioned in doping case

    Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner claims she had nothing to do with doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking gold medalist Alex Schwazer.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2014
  3. Saarland -- the forgotten international team within Germany

    Uli Hesse

    By voting no at the independence referendum last week, the Scottish blew what may have been their only chance at ever boasting their own Wimbledon winner, having their own world champion track cyclist or sending a team to the Olympics. - Uersfeld: Wh...

    Blog | Conversation | September 23, 2014
  4. Om Yun Chol, North Korean weightlifter, sets world record

    North Korea's Om Yun Chol has set a world record in the clean and jerk, lifting 170 kilograms in the men's 56-kilogram class at the Asian Games.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2014
  5. Carolina Kostner risks punishment after skipping hearing

    Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner risks punishment for skipping a hearing before Italian authorities investigating whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking champ Alex Schwazer.

    Story | Conversation | September 19, 2014
  6. 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup -- U.S. pummels Serbia to win gold...

    Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2014
  7. Simone Biles leads at U.S. women's gymnastics championships

    Simone Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman don't talk about the pressure that comes with being a world champion.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2014
  8. Missy Franklin to test back in 200-meter freestyle at Pan Pacific...

    World champion Missy Franklin failed to qualify for the 200-meter freestyle final after making a late decision to compete despite a sore back on the opening morning of the Pan Pacific championships.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2014
  9. Russian biathlete Ekaterina Iourieva banned 8 years for doping

    Former world champion biathlete Ekaterina Iourieva of Russia has been banned for eight years for a repeat doping offense, the International Biathlon Union says.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2014
  10. Olympic gold medalist Emma Snowsill retires from competitive tria...

    Olympic gold medalist Emma Snowsill has retired from competitive triathlon at age 33.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  11. Tyson Gay wins 100 meters in pouring rain in Paris

    Former world champion Tyson Gay ran 10.04 seconds in pouring rain to win the 100 meters at the Montreuil meeting on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | July 07, 2014
  12. Endurance sports - Former Olympian Apolo Ohno now taking on triat...

    Doug Williams

    Apolo Ohno was once the best short-track speedskater in the world, but he's now challenging himself with the intricacies and difficulties of triathlons, writes Doug Williams.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2014
  13. Russian world relay champ gets 9-month doping ban

    Russian athlete Kseniya Ryzhova, a world champion in the 4x400 relay, has received a nine-month ban for doping.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  14. WADA won't appeal Tyson Gay's reduced ban

    The World Anti-Doping Agency won't appeal Tyson Gay's reduced one-year ban for doping, saying the American anti-doping authorities properly handled the former world champion's case.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  15. Tyson Gay set to return from one-year doping ban at Lausanne

    Former world champion Tyson Gay says he will return from his one-year ban for doping on July 3 at the Diamond League meeting in Lausanne.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2014
  16. Justin Gatlin runs fastest 100 in 2014, wins at Shanghai Diamond ...

    Justin Gatlin cruised to victory in the 100 meters at the Shanghai Diamond League meet on Sunday, while Chinese hurdler Xie Wenjun got the loudest cheer of the night by upsetting world champion David Oliver in the 110-meter hurdles.

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2014