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Marathon Weekend: Athens and New York City

November 04, 2007

(ATR) Kenyans dominate the jubilee running of the classic marathon in Athens, while the road race in New York is overshadowed by the death of an Olympic hopeful. ...

Assortment of Asian Athletes Depart Macao

November 05, 2007

Indoor athletics are contested on a 200 meter track. (MAIGOC)  Fun Finishes at Asian Indoor Games The Asian Indoor Games baton passes to Vietnam, as the Oly...

Bidding for the Games: IOC Readies Youth Olympics Short List

November 18, 2007

Five Cities Could Make Youth Olympics Short List Up to five cities could be selected by the IOC to make up the short list for the 2010 Youth Olympic Games, sources tell Around...

FIFA Gives High Marks to SA World Cup Preparations

October 09, 2007

Ten venues in nine cities will host World Cup events. (FIFA)  (ATR) Midway through an inspection tour, FIFA officials say construction is progressing in goo...

Kenyans Dominate Road Running Championships in Udine

October 15, 2007

Lornah Kiplagat winds through Renaissance Udine. (Getty Images)  (ATR) Running for the Netherlands, Lornah Kiplagat breaks an elite road race world record w...

Fight Against Doping: Landis, Golf, New Test

September 22, 2007

Floyd Landis has not decided if he will appeal his guilty verdict to CAS. (Getty Images)  Landis Saga Still Not Done U.S. cyclist Floyd Landis has not yet...

Talks for Sudan Olympic Conflict at All-Africa Games

July 12, 2007

More than 10,000 African athletes and sport officials are gathered in Algiers for the All-Africa Games. (Fethi Belaid/AFP/Getty Images)  (ATR) African Olymp...

Daegu, Moscow Picked for IAAF World Championships

March 27, 2007

 (ATR) Daegu, South Korea will host the 2011 IAAF World Athletics Championships, Moscow in 2013. The two cities were selected by the IAAF Council in Mombas...

Melbourne Update: Phelps Dazzles in Last Days of Championships

March 31, 2007

Michael Phelps may take eight golds. (Melbourne 2007)  (ATR) Michael Phelps is set to break a medal count record in the FINA World Championships, while Hung...

Denials and Scorn for Leaked Ian Thorpe Drug Test

April 02, 2007

Ian Thorpe in a 2005 photograph. (ATR)   (ATR) FINA may hire a private investigator to find the source of a leaked drug test involving swimming legend Ian T...

St. Moritz for Bobsleigh Championships

January 29, 2007

St. Moritz, long-time bobsled destination.  (ATR) The first week of the World Bobsleigh Championships featured the finals of the men''s and women''s sk...

Press Release: 100 Days to FIVB Worlds

July 23, 2006

 (ATR) Here is the press release issued by the FIVB announcing the 100 day countdown to the FIVB World Championships in Japan, as well as the start of...