Skipper Jimmy Spithill and Oracle Team USA have won the America's Cup with one of the greatest comebacks in sports history.
Sep 26 3:02 PM ET
The International Olympic Committee has dismissed concerns over Russia's law banning gay propaganda, saying it doesn't violate the Olympic charter's anti-discrimination clause, and pronounced Russia ready to host the 2014 Winter Games.
Sep 26 11:07 AM ET
U.S. road champion Freddie Rodriguez and Olympian Shelley Olds have withdrawn from the cycling world championships that begin Sunday in Florence, Italy.
Sep 25 3:07 PM ET
As ski jumping prepares for its Olympic debut, American Lindsey Van attests to pee anxiety, being forced to produce a sample at any time of day in front of a tester.
Sep 25 1:03 PM ET | By Lindsey Van
Floods and mudslides caused by heavy rain have prompted Russian authorities to introduce a state of emergency in Sochi, the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Sep 25 9:13 AM ET
With the opening ceremony just over four months away, IOC inspectors are making their final visit to Sochi to check on preparations for the Winter Olympics.
Sep 24 7:32 AM ET
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Sep 18 2:57 PM ET
Scotland will have its own team at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016 if it votes for independence next year, sports minister Shona Robison said Wednesday.
Sep 18 10:14 AM ET
Strong wind blowing in through the Golden Gate Bridge and a strong tide flowing out to sea forced organizers to postpone two America's Cup races Tuesday between Emirates Team Zealand and defender Oracle Team USA.
Sep 17 10:56 PM ET
Thomas Bach has resigned as head of Germany's national sports body to assume his new role as International Olympic Committee president.
Sep 16 12:58 PM ET
New national champion Simone Biles joins Olympic gold medalists McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross on the U.S. women's team for the world gymnastics championships.
Sep 15 10:47 PM ET
South Korean weightlifters marched with their national flag at the start of an international competition hosted by bitter rival North Korea -- something of a milestone for two countries that were trading war threats this spring.
Sep 12 11:57 PM ET
After failing in a third straight bid to host the Olympics, Madrid Mayor Ana Botella says the Spanish capital should not try again.
Sep 12 10:32 AM ET
Russia's new law banning gay "propaganda" could end up tarnishing the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Seth Wescott said.
Sep 12 1:14 AM ET
Newly elected IOC President Thomas Bach made it clear Wednesday that he wants to change the bidding process for future Olympics and to make sustainable development a key priority.
Sep 11 3:40 PM ET
Within minutes of being elected to the top job in the Olympics, Thomas Bach got a phone call from a powerful leader he'll work with closely in the next few months: Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Sep 10 7:07 PM ET
In a twin boost for American influence in the international sports world, USOC chairman Larry Probst joined the IOC on Tuesday and Anita DeFrantz was elevated to the Olympic body's powerful executive board.
Sep 10 5:29 PM ET
Striking out for the third time in a bid to bring softball back to the Olympics might mean it's time to move on, but it doesn't mean the sport is dead in the U.S. -- far from it. The challenge lies in keeping stars in the spotlight after college.
Sep 9 1:17 PM ET | By Graham Hays
Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics, seven months after losing its spot.
Sep 8 8:44 PM ET
The IOC has awarded its highest honor to Dutch king Willem-Alexander after he relinquished his membership to focus on matters at home.
Sep 8 10:41 AM ET
The International Olympic Committee went for a familiar, trusted host, selecting Tokyo for the 2020 Games and signaling that playing it safe was preferable to more risky picks like Sochi and Rio.
Sep 7 8:38 PM ET
Madrid has been eliminated as a host city for the 2020 Olympics, leaving Tokyo and Istanbul to advance to the final round.
Sep 7 3:53 PM ET
With major risks surrounding each bid, the three cities vying for the 2020 Olympics are making their final pitches in a tight race that could be decided by just a few votes.
Sep 7 9:55 AM ET
With major risks surrounding each bid, the three cities vying for the 2020 Olympics are set to make their final pitches in a tight race that could be decided by just a few votes.
Sep 7 9:26 AM ET
Geno Auriemma will return to coach the U.S. women's basketball team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, USA Basketball announced Friday.
Sep 6 8:13 PM ET