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FIFA at 100, Doping Bill to be Signed...

May 21, 2004

(ATR) - FIFA is marking its 100th anniversary with commemorations in Paris that include a Centennial Congress and friendlies at Stade de France between some of the world's top...

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White May Turn Olympics Upside Down

May 20, 2004

(ATR) - Sprinter Kelli White could well be one of the most influential athletes of the Athens Olympics without competing at the Games. Information from the sprinter about fell...

2012: Paris, Madrid Score Best

May 19, 2004

(ATR) - The five cities remaining in the race for the 2012 Olympics have already shifted into the final phase of their campaigns, even before yesterday's short list announceme...

Leadership Shakeup for London 2012

May 19, 2004

(ATR) - A day after making the short list in the race for the 2012 Olympics, the bid from London is making a leadership change. U.K. sport legend Sebastian Coe is the new chai...

Five Cities Make Final Round for 2012

May 18, 2004

(ATR) - The race for the 2012 Olympics is now between London, Madrid, New York, Paris and Moscow.The cities were selected by the executive board of the International Olympic C...

Shortlist: NYC, London, Paris, Others?

May 18, 2004

(ATR) - Look for London, New York and Paris to lead the list of cities the International Olympic Committee will name later today as it invites a select group to launch formal ...

Ruben Acosta Resigns from IOC

May 17, 2004

(ATR) - In an effort to defuse an inquiry into his handling of the finances of the International Volleyball Federation, its president Rubén Acosta has resigned from his seat o...

No Changes for Olympic Program

May 17, 2004

(ATR) - There will be no changes to the Olympic sports program until the 2012 Games, says International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge.The announcement by Rogge at ...

2012 Cities Wait for Word of Their Fate

May 16, 2004

(ATR) - Leaders of the nine cities seeking to host the 2012 Olympics have gathered in Lausanne, Switzerland to await word from the International Olympic Committee on whether t...

South Africa is World Cup 2010 Host

May 15, 2004

(ATR) - South Africa was a first round winner in the election for the host of the 2010 World Cup. The vote at FIFA headquarters in Zurich gave South Africa 14 votes to 10 for ...

USOC Lowers Medal Expectations

May 14, 2004

(ATR) - The U.S. Olympic Committee says it now expects the haul of medals for the U.S. from Athens will number around 100. The revised figure, down from 110, is based on the p...