Bingham High product Brady Lail and former Ute Tyler Wagner have strong nights, while a former Olympian got a promotion.
When it comes to votes on Olympic host cities, geopolitics can play a crucial role in determining the victor. Read more »
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well... Read more »
Only seven weeks remain before cities have to be officially nominated. USOC CEO Scott Blackmun said the federation wants to stay in the race. If so, Los Angeles would be the likely choice. Read more »
s mayor delivered a harsh blow to the city's effort to host the 2024 Olympics on Monday when he declared he wouldn't sign any document "that puts one dollar of taxpayer money on the line for one... Read more »
Utahns in baseball: Bingham alum Brady Lail hurls a shutout; former Ute Tyler Wagner posts strikeout record
Bingham High product Brady Lail and former Ute Tyler Wagner highlighted a strong week for baseball players with ties to Utah, while a former Olympian got a promotion. Read more »
Park City native and resident Ted Ligety married Mia Pascoe on Saturday, according to his Instagram account and an Italian sports and tourism news website. Read more »
Gabby Douglas is exasperated. Again and again and again the defending women's Olympic all-around champion emphatically slaps her right hand on one of the picnic tables that sit just past the front... Read more »
Toronto Mayor John Tory says Canada's largest city will make a decision "very quickly" whether to bid for the 2024 Olympics. Read more »
Phelps isn't the only big name missing from the world swimming championships that begin Friday in Kazan, Russia. Read more »
Alan Ashley isn't paying attention to the medal table at the Pan Am Games, but the American will be riveted to it at next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Read more »
Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Games because of soaring costs Friday and said it will reopen bidding for a new plan, in a stunning reversal that leaves the 2019... Read more »
The first sports stadium to break the $1 billion barrier was London's Wembley Stadium. Now, Tokyo's planned National Stadium for the 2020 Olympics will be the first to reach $2 billion, according... Read more »
When the dust settles on the marquee venue for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, it could well be the most expensive sports stadium in the world. Read more »
The quarterfinals at the Women's World Cup are set. Here's a look at the upcoming matches, and how the teams have fared so far in Canada: Read more »
Declaring they have learned from their past mistakes and failures, French officials launched a bid Tuesday to bring the Olympics to Paris in 2024 — 100 years after the games were last held in... Read more »
Beijing is driving home assurances that providing plenty of good quality snow for the skiing events won't be a problem if it wins the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Read more »
The Olympic Park is preparing for a big celebration Saturday. It will unveil its new modernized freestyle training facility. Read more »
It seems that others such as the late Lauren Hill, who battled terminal brain cancer to fulfill her dream to play college basketball, were more deserving of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this... Read more »
Brazil's tourism minister said Thursday the visa requirements may be lifted for Americans wishing to attend next year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, an effort that may boost ticket sales. Read more »
Almaty managed to win the attention of IOC members. The next challenge is to win their votes. Read more »
Seeking to cut into Beijing's status as favorite, leaders of the Kazakh bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics told the IOC on Tuesday that Almaty presents the ideal choice for a "real" winter setting... Read more »
The IOC has approved new events in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Read more »
Seventeen years ago, the U.S. Department of Justice launched an investigation into bribery allegations against officials of another internationally known sports entity, the committee that brought... Read more »
Salt Lake City mayoral candidate and City Council Chairman Luke Garrott took a jab at Mayor Ralph Becker on Tuesday regarding his appointment of a new fire chief. Read more »
Boston and U.S. Olympic leaders will travel to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games amid a leadership shake-up at the top of the bid. Read more »
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