(ST. PETERSBURG, Russia) — Wrestling, squash and baseball-softball made the IOC short list Wednesday for inclusion in the …
It’s déjà vu all over again
An embarrassing setback for a country facing a monumental task: hosting the 2014 World Cup, and 2016 Olympics
The 26-year-old South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, known as the “Blade Runner,” has had an eventful life, which has now been rocked by the charge that he murdered his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Pistorius rejects the charge.
The International Olympic Committee stunned the sports world by dropping wrestling from the 2020 program. Is the ancient sport gone for good?
After a crash in Austria, America’s most decorated skier needs reconstructive surgery. Why she’s a good bet to make it back for Sochi
In 55 wide-ranging lists, TIME surveys the highs and lows, the good and the bad of the past 12 months
Over the next month or so, you may notice very infrequent posts on Keeping Score. The reason: TIME’s sports coverage will be focusing on the 2012 London Olympics. So for dispatches from the Games, and stories on the history, culture, economics, science, and other aspects of the Olympics, plus photo galleries, Top 10 lists and more, …
Programming note: today, TIME has launched an Olympics blog, which will feature daily coverage of the lead-up to the London Olympics, as well as dispatches from the Games themselves. You can find the blog here. Leading it off: a …
He’s Britain’s most famous soccer export, but he won’t be a part of its Olympic team
Will a coin toss, runoff, or a new twist – rock-paper-scissors! – break the Allyson Felix-Jeneba Tarmoh tie in the women’s 100 meters?
She’s 45 and trying for her sixth Olympic Games. And she admits it isn’t easy