Richie McCaw took the All Blacks from perennial World Cup chokers to ruthless rugby machine.
Though they hit their primes decades apart, Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson remain the two most popular names in boxing. We take a look at the ins and outs of the hypothetical match up to end them all.
There is a Buddhist Temple on Broadway and it's home to a Shaolin warrior monk.
A few years ago, for a stretch of 25 memorable games, Jeremy Lin was unstoppable. Since then, he's become a NBA punchline. Now, in Charlotte, he's playing like himself again.
Up to 1 million people in the UK are using illegal steroids—could that be related to muscle dysmorphia, a.k.a. "bigorexia"?
Drifters and dreamers often end up at the Future Stars of Wrestling school, near the McCarron Airport in Las Vegas.
All Blacks superstar Jonah Lomu died Wednesday morning from kidney problems. He was 40.
Australian wrestling companies are shutting down bouts between men and women due to a growing number of complaints.
Last night, France traveled to Wembley to play England. It was billed as a significant event following last week's attacks in Paris, but the reality was a comfortingly normal mid-week international match in London.
A student at the University of Paris describes the scene at the Stade de France during the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Iran has banned women from attending men's volleyball matches since 2012, yet the International Volleyball Federation still awards the country with the privilege of hosting its events. Now Human Rights Watch is demanding change.
After race officials pointed runners in the wrong direction, they ran 17 miles instead of 13.
A protest to lift New York's cease-and-desist on daily fantasy sports quickly devolved into a farce.
In conversation with Hajo Seppelt, the documentarian whose work unravelled a vast doping conspiracy inside Russian athletics and might yet bring competitive sports to its knees.
We hopped on a flight to Sydney, Australia, and caught up with rising star Chima Ferguson to spend a week with his brother and his mates.
Athletes, college or professional, have power to enact changes. The University of Missouri football players showed that more should use it.
The St. Louis Rams, the Oakland Raiders, and the San Diego Chargers are seeking NFL permission to move to Los Angeles. How serious are they, and how will they make money if the public won't finance a new stadium?
After a series of racist incidents at the University of Missouri, the school's black football players join a longstanding tradition of activism by African-American athletes. They're also moving history forward.
On American Ninja Warrior, Geoff Britten did something no one's every done. Then another ninja did it faster, and won a million dollars.
At the first NFL game staged at Wembley back in 2007, the crowd acted like they were watching a game of cricket. But last Sunday's encounter showed that attitudes are shifting—and becoming more American.
We take a look at the way Daniel Craig has trained for his street-fighting, Krav Maga-training, Dave Bautista-injuring incarnation of James Bond for the upcoming Spectre film.
Injury prevention is the next frontier of advanced analytics, and everybody knows it. So why are there more injuries than ever?
How did two teenage girls from Southern California end up representing Belarus, a country they otherwise have no connection to, on the former Soviet republic's quest for a berth at the 2016 Olympic Games?
We played nine holes of miniature golf in the basement of a funeral home.