Usain Bolt Loses "Triple Triple" After 2008 Olympic Relay Team Stripped of Gold for Doping Violation
Usain Bolt's relay teammate Nesta Carter just cost him his legendary "triple triple."
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Canada's Female Athletes Owned 2016
The performances of 16-year-old Penny Oleksiak and her fellow female Olympians at the Rio Games captivated the country.
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The Four Most Inspiring Opening Paragraphs In Sportswriting, 2016
In a difficult year, sportswriting showed us truth and beauty. These 100 percent real paragraphs did it in ways we'll remember long after the calendar turns.
A Legacy of Crisis: Rio After the Olympics
Brazil's big bet on the 2016 Rio Olympics has gone bust, and the country has been plunged further into political and economic crisis.
Putin Denies State-Sponsored Russian Doping Despite "Mountain of New Evidence," Ongoing Investigations
Putin looks the world in the face and lies about Russian doping.
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The Cult: Jessica Ennis-Hill
Jessica Ennis-Hill is one of Sheffield’s steeliest exports, and an athlete who has captured the imagination of a nation. For that, she more than earns her place in The Cult.
Near-Missed Connection: Cocaine Craigslist Romp Didn't Keep Canadian Pole Vaulter Out of Olympics
Craigslist Edmonton sounds wild.
Ryan Lochte Terrorized Live on 'Dancing with the Stars'
Did protesters rushed the stage during Ryan Lochte's performance on "Dancing with the Stars"? Jeah, they did.
Report: Ryan Lochte to be Suspended Ten Months, Banned from 2017 World Championships
Lochtegate is almost over for good now.
IOC President Won't Attend Any of the Paralympics
Thomas Bach has a pretty busy schedule and won't be able to make any of the Paralympics (which he's known about forever).
the legacy of the rio olympics
Understanding Team GB's Olympic Success Alongside The Disaster In Brazil
While British coverage of the Olympics was overwhelmingly positive, we often ignored the darker side of the Games. When we look back on Rio's legacy, it will be with both pride and discomfort.
Ryan Lochte Expected to be "Summoned" Back to Brazil for Questioning
Ryan Lochte has been called back to Brazil to give further testimony about his fantastical night in Rio.