By Mark Giongco
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming outclassed Mexican Juan “Pollo” Toscano in the undercard of the Pacquiao-Rios main event Sunday at the CotaiArena at The Venetian in Macau, China. Zou (3-0, 0), who sparred for a few rounds with Manny Pacquiao, overwhelmed Toscano (4-1, 1 KO) getting the nod of the three judges who scored [...]
With a world championship title to go along with his Olympic gold medal, Ashton Eaton has now won all there is to win in the decathlon.
MOSCOW – The first day of the World Athletics Championships on Saturday could not have been better organized, with two of the biggest stars lined up for action after a doping-tainted run-up to competition. Britain’s Mo Farah is odds-on favorite to claim gold in the men’s 10,000m while Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt faces his [...]
Oscar Pistorius’ older brother Carl is back in court in South Africa for his culpable homicide trial, where he is charged with driving negligently and causing the death of a woman motorcyclist in a collision in 2008.
By June Navarro
EVEN the highest sports official in the continent doesn’t agree with the removal of wrestling from the Olympics.
Double-amputee Olympian Oscar Pistorius has arrived early at a courthouse in South Africa’s capital for a bail hearing in the killing of his girlfriend.
The IOC is threatening to suspend the national Olympic committees of India and Kuwait because of government interference.
Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe says he has had to fend off rumors about his sexuality throughout his career because he doesn’t fit the typical stereotype of an Australian athlete.
By Rachel Cohen
The biggest challenge for this New York City Marathon could be getting to the start, not the finish.
Featherweight boxer Orlando Cruz is eager to get back to work in his first bout since publicly declaring his homosexuality.
By June Navarro
AFTER a successful launch in Marikina City last month, the Philippine Olympic Commitee-Philippine Sports Commission Batang Pinoy Games goes to Luzon in the nationwide search for talents that will represent the country in the 2014 Youth Olympics.
Venus Williams’ reinvigorating week ended with a gritty comeback that wasn’t quite enough.
CINCINNATI, Ohio — World No. 1 Roger Federer moved closer to a fifth ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters crown on Friday as the Swiss star crushed American Mardy Fish 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to reach the semi-finals. Federer, seeking his sixth title of the year, was in regal form as he beat Fish for the eighth [...]