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A 1983 world champion will become the oldest Olympic table tennis player ever
She will be older than any previous female Olympians outside of equestrian, archery, shooting and art competitions.
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Phil Dalhausser, tempted by retirement, partner switch, forges to final Olympics
Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena compete at the world championships starting this week.
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Olympic ‘host’ can now be multiple countries as IOC changes bid, election processes
The IOC approved changes to the Olympic bidding and host selection process.
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Russian doping: 100 ‘strong cases’ found by WADA
Russian doping samples were from a Moscow lab covering drug testing up to 2015.
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IOC strips Olympic status from boxing body AIBA
AIBA has an emergency meeting scheduled for Thursday.
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Hayley Wickenheiser is 7th woman elected to Hockey Hall of Fame
Four other Canadian women are in the Hall of Fame.
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Breaking provisionally added for 2024 Olympics
Breaking debuted at the Youth Olympics in 2018.
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2019 World Beach Volleyball Championships TV, streaming schedule
Watch the tournament live on NBCSN and Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA.
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Robbie Hummel, in third basketball career, leads U.S. to 3×3 world title
Robbie Hummel, a former Purdue star, looks headed to the Olympics.
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Dutchman who beat cancer to win Olympic gold completes 121-mile charity swim
Maarten van der Weijden won the first Olympic men's open-water 10km.
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2026 Winter Olympic host: Milan-Cortina
It will be one of the most spread-out Winter Olympics in history.
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Japan’s gymnastics worlds team: no Kohei Uchimura, Kenzo Shirai
Only two members of Japan's world team have past worlds experience.
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Alistair Brownlee, double Olympic triathlon champ, wins Ironman debut, eyes Kona
Alistair Brownlee might not go for a third Olympic title in Tokyo.
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Elaine Thompson, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce sizzle at Jamaican Championships
Jamaica now has the fastest woman ever at age 32 or older and age 18 or younger.
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Figure skating Grand Prix series: Eight matchups to watch
Highlighting the exciting matchups for Nathan Chen, Vincent Zhou and the U.S. ice dancers for the 2019 Grand Prix Series.
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Chris Horner joins NBC Sports Tour de France team
Chris Horner is the oldest man to win a Grand Tour.
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Stockholm–Åre 2026 Winter Olympic bid fast facts
Sweden is bidding to host the Winter Olympics for the first time.
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Milan-Cortina 2026 Winter Olympic bid fast facts
Italy is bidding to host the Winter Games for a third time.
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2026 Winter Olympic host vote set between Sweden, Italy; watch it live
IOC members will vote to choose the Olympic host city on Monday.
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U.S. Olympic Committee changes its name
It's the sixth name by which the U.S.' national Olympic committee will be known.
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Andre De Grasse beats Christian Coleman; Shaunae Miller-Uibo runs fastest 300m ever
Andre De Grasse nearly pulled off a 100m-200m double.
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De Grasse chases down Coleman to win 200m
Andre De Grasse catches up to Christian Coleman late and edges him at the finish line to win the 200m in Ostrava during the IAAF World Challenge.
Tom Dumoulin, 2018 Tour de France runner-up, to miss this year’s race
Tom Dumoulin is the second 2018 Tour podium finisher to withdraw before the July 6 start.
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Nathan Chen headlines Skate America; Grand Prix assignments announced
Skate America features U.S. champions in every discipline.
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Juan Martin del Potro faces major surgery
Juan Martin del Potro, after several surgeries, had his most consistent season yet in 2018.
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USA Gymnastics revamps Safe Sport policy amid abuse scandal
USA Gymnastics consulted Larry Nassar abuse survivors.
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Boxing body near bankrupt, facing 2020 Olympic exclusion
The IOC previously recommended AIBA's suspension but boxing stay in the Olympics.
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Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje, world ice dance medalists, step away from competition
Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje placed seventh at the 2014 and 2018 Olympics.
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Up to 70 Russian athletes could face doping charges
RUSADA said last week it would file cases against 33 athletes.
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Kohei Uchimura set to miss world championships for first time
Kohei Uchimura owns the record for gymnastics world all-around titles.
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Caster Semenya allowed to race 800m at Pre Classic
Caster Semenya was originally scheduled to race the 3000m at Pre.
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Geraint Thomas crashes out of Tour de France prep race
Geraint Thomas dropped out of the Tour de Suisse.
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IAAF argued in court that Caster Semenya is ‘biologically male’
Caster Semenya said that being described as biologically male “hurts more than I can put in words.”
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Mikaela Shiffrin, after the best season of her career, ponders what’s next
Mikaela Shiffrin, coming off her best season, eyes more history next season.
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Riikka Sallinen, Finland hockey Hall of Famer, retires at age 46
In 2018, she broke an NHL legend's record as oldest Olympic hockey medalist.
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Larry Nassar judge, Olympians back USOC oversight push in Congress
Judge Rosemarie Aquilina joined athletes for the announcement.
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Luca Urlando breaks Michael Phelps butterfly record
Luca Urlando, the grandson of an Olympic hammer thrower, appears to be Michael Phelps' successor in his signature event.
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U.S. women’s rugby team earns first World Series title, Olympic spot
Both U.S. men's and women's rugby sevens teams are ranked second in the world.
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Jordan Burroughs, Kyle Snyder lead U.S. wrestling team for world champs
A reigning Olympic champ and a reigning world champ missed out.
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Brady Ellison is first U.S. world champion in archery since 1985
Brady Ellison shares the U.S. record for Olympic archery medals.
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Adam Rippon appears in Taylor Swift music video
Taylor Swift continues her association with Olympic figure skaters.
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Thirty-three Russians face new doping allegations
The athletes come from four Summer Olympic sports.
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Nick Nurse looks to end Canada’s Olympic basketball drought
Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse indicated he will be Canada's national team coach.
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Olympic marathon silver medalist banned four years
The Rio Olympic women's marathon gold and silver medalists are serving doping bans.
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Andre De Grasse storms to first Diamond League win in two years
Andre De Grasse's last two seasons were cut short.
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U.S. Olympic medalists eye responses in Rabat; stream schedule, preview
Clayton Murphy and Jenny Simpson are among the Diamond League headliners in Rabat.
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Emily Seebohm, Australia swim star, sees world champs streak snapped
Australia also put an Olympic champion on the team in his best event despite missing the time standard.
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Caster Semenya considered boycott, says she’s blocked from Rabat meet
A Swiss court ruled Caster Semenya remains eligible to race all distances while her appeal is heard.
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Christian Coleman runs world’s fastest 100m of 2019
Christian Coleman and Sydney McLaughlin were the headliners at the Oslo Diamond League.
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Kara Goucher, Olympic marathoner, turns to trail running
Kara Goucher will run a trail marathon this weekend.
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