Castro pops to Stratford
Castro junior - an orthopaedic surgeon who was the chief medical officer for the Cuban Olympic team at London 2012 - is seeking to reverse the International Olympic Committee's 2005 decision to drop the sports.
Taiwan's Wu confirms he'll run for IOC presidency
A Chechen immigrant shot to death in central Florida after an altercation with an FBI agent had several ties to that of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects who authorities were questioning him about at the... A Chechen immigrant shot to death in central Florida after an altercation with an FBI agent had several ties to that of one of the ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
The Star Online
Squash group on final push for Olympic bid
PETALING JAYA: It is a just a week away before squash knows its Olympic fate with the bid for the 2020 Games rapidly gaining momentum.
The Daily Freeman-Journal
Preparing for the games
It's easy to see that Bryce Blackburn and Dennis Bahrenfuss are excited for Friday to arrive.
Fri May 17, 2013
Alamogordo Daily News
Save Olympic Wrestling
U.S. freestyle wrestler Kyle Dake, right, and his opponent from Iran, Hassan Tahmasebi, back left, wait during their introduction at an international wrestling competition at Grand Central Terminal, on Wednesday in New York.
Soboba Reservation: Tribe hosts health fair, youth games
Antonia Roots, one of the organizers for Riverside-San Bernardino County Indian Health Inc.'s sixth annual Health Fair and Native Youth Olympic Games, asks participants to recite an Olympic oath before starting the games on Saturday, May 11, at the Soboba Sports Complex.
Thu May 16, 2013
Jordan Burroughs Interview
Am I saying sailing doesn't belong in the Olympics? Well, if it comes at the exclusion of wrestling, then, yes, I guess I am.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Star Online
Iran, Russia, U.S. unlikely allies at the U.N. to save wrestling
The United States, Iran and Russia may be at odds over issues including Syria's civil war and Tehran's nuclear ambitions, but on Tuesday their wrestling teams formed an unlikely coalition at the United Nations to keep their sport in the Olympics.
Salt Lake Bruins softball heads to the NJCAA Division I championship tournament
Bruins softball enters the double-elimination tournament seeded No. 2, with a 48-9 record overall.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Star Online
Chef-de-mission will be announced soon, says OCM vice-president Beng Choo
KUALA LUMPUR: With less than seven months to go, Malaysia have yet to identify their chef-de-mission or even finalise the athletes by numbers for the SEA Games in Myanmar.
Contra Costa Times
Todd Steussie heads list of eight former athletes elected to Cal Hall of Fame
Former NFL player Todd Steussie and ex-basketball star Sean Lampley head a list of eight athletes who have been selected for enshrinement into Cal's athletic Hall of Fame.
'Friend-Raiser' Saturday to Induct Athletes in Hall of Fame
An annual "Friend-Raiser" held by the Friends of San Clemente Beaches, Parks and Recreation Foundation will induct the first four of nine athletes into their Sports Hall of Fame wall Saturday at the San Clemente Aquatics Center.
Mon May 06, 2013
Lexington's Samantha Kinchen is a knockout in the ring
A small, sweat-filled gymnasium on Versailles Road is by no means a glamorous home for Lexington Legends Boxing Inc.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Olympic champions Huynh, Igali will plead wrestling's case to IOC
"Those are the things that you bring to the Olympic Games with this sport," Huynh said.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Herald Star Online
Special Olympics qualifier set for Saturday
Local athletes have trained hard and are ready to show the area they've got the right stuff during the Area 9 Special Olympics Qualifier set for 9 a.m. Saturday at Harding Stadium.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Sofia News Agency
Rogge: Wrestling May Still Make It to 2020 Olympics
International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge has stated that wrestling still stands a chance to be included in the program of the 2020 Olympic Games .