Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings won their third consecutive Olympic beach volleyball gold medal, beating April Ross and Jennifer Kessy on Wednesday night in an all-American final.
There are some who don't want to accept that Michael Phelps' career is really over. Well, here are a few examples of why we should believe him.
Usain Bolt ran into history Thursday night, becoming the first sprinter to win the 100 and 200 meters in consecutive Olympics.
When fencer Ruben Limardo set off for the London Olympics, he little imagined that he would be cheered through the streets of the Venezuelan capital Caracas on top of a truck on his return, and honoured by the president. Nor could Shin A-lam have known that a tearful, lonely hour sobbing over the loss of her bout would make her known to millions and put fencing on the map in South Korea. Many of
Aly Raisman's grand finale to the Olympic gymnastics competition proves yet again that timing is everything in this demanding sport.
With their offense on a hiatus early, the U.S. women turned up the defensive pressure and cruised into the semifinals of the Olympic basketball tournament.
WIMBLEDON, England — Serena Williams relishes her role as copycat little sister. Even if it takes her 12 years.
Andy Murray stood with the Union Jack draped over his shoulders, an Olympic gold medal around his neck, flanked by the man he had just beaten, Roger Federer, and basking in the roar of the Centre Court crowd.
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The family of Joe Paterno on Friday demanded an appeal of the NCAA's unprecedented sanctions against Penn State for its leaders' role in concealing the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.