Summer Olympic games
Mexico hopes to host Summer Olympics in 2036 or 2040
Mar. 25, 2023 08:59 AM EDT
Sweden weighs up whether to bid for 2030 Winter Olympics
By Steve Douglas Feb. 08, 2023 10:05 AM EST
Sweden’s Olympic leaders are weighing up whether to bid for the Winter Games in 2030. The Nordic country’s potential entry into the race to stage the...
IOC warns Afghanistan over women's sports and Olympics
Dec. 06, 2022 02:48 PM EST
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday warned that it could stop working with Afghanistan ahead of the next Olympics in 2024 if...
2024 Tour de France to end in Nice due to Paris Olympics
Dec. 01, 2022 09:09 AM EST
NICE, France (AP) — The 2024 Tour de France will end on the French Riviera instead of the French capital because of the Olympic Games. The finish of...
Rossi ousts billionaire Lisin to head Olympic shooting body
Dec. 01, 2022 05:27 AM EST
SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Italian official Luciano Rossi has beaten incumbent president and Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin to become the new head of the...
Kenya avoids track doping ban; Russia gets mixed news
By Eddie Pells Nov. 30, 2022 12:42 PM EST
Kenya faces threat of athletics ban for doping 'crisis'
By Gerald Imray Nov. 25, 2022 03:44 AM EST
Japan investigators raid Dentsu in widening Olympic probe
By Yuri Kageyama Nov. 25, 2022 12:18 AM EST
Nick Martinez, Padres finalize $26 million, 3-year contract
Nov. 22, 2022 08:46 PM EST
Break it down: Dancers begin charting path to Paris Olympics
By Aaron Morrison Nov. 22, 2022 02:12 PM EST
Paris 2024 organizers say budget likely to increase
Nov. 22, 2022 11:24 AM EST
PARIS (AP) — The operating budget for the 2024 Paris Olympics is expected to go up by 10%, in part because of high inflation, organizers said Tuesday. ...
US decathlon champ out for Paris after missed doping tests
By Eddie Pells Nov. 18, 2022 03:18 PM EST
China-made Paris Olympics mascots fuel criticism in France
Nov. 17, 2022 06:58 AM EST
AP Exclusive: Balich leads Olympics-style World Cup ceremony
By Andrew Dampf Nov. 16, 2022 04:05 PM EST
Column: Izzy's long run as worst Olympic mascot is over
By Paul Newberry Nov. 15, 2022 06:24 PM EST
2020 Olympic champ Sunisa Lee to make a run at Paris 2024
Nov. 15, 2022 02:31 PM EST
Modern pentathlon votes to swap horse riding with obstacles
By The Associated Press Nov. 12, 2022 08:43 PM EST
The federations for modern pentathlon approved a decision to replace horse riding with “American Ninja Warrior”-style obstacle courses as a fifth discipline in order...
3 Olympic volleyball medals stolen from California home
Nov. 10, 2022 11:17 PM EST
USA on brink of clinching spot in 2023 Basketball World Cup
By Tim Reynolds Nov. 10, 2022 12:59 PM EST
US marathon trials for 2024 Olympics will be run in Orlando
Nov. 08, 2022 12:15 PM EST
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 2024 United States Olympic marathon trials will be held along the streets in Orlando, Florida. USA Track and Field announced...