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Boxing’s AIBA stripped of Olympic status by IOC

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Troubled boxing body AIBA was stripped of Olympic status on Wednesday and the International Olympic Committee will now organize qualifying and final tournaments for the 2020 Tokyo Games.AIBA had created "very serious reputational, legal and...

Kerber leads top seeds into Eastbourne quarters

A trio of former world No. 1s stormed into the quarterfinals at Eastbourne on Wednesday with Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep and Karolina Pliskova all sharpening their grasscourt games ahead of Wimbledon.Reigning Wimbledon champion Kerber beat Swede Rebecca Peterson...

Kerber impresses at Eastbourne, Stephens out

Defending champion Angelique Kerber continued her impressive build-up to Wimbledon with a 6-4, 6-4 defeat of Australian Samantha Stosur in her opening match at the Eastbourne championships on Tuesday.German left-hander Kerber, twice a runner-up at Eastbourne, was pushed...

World record-holders meet for memorable mile in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League| News

Organisers of the Herculis meeting announced today – on what would have been Gabriele Grunewald’s 33rd birthday – that the women’s mile event at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on 12 July will be named the...

How the Athletics Olympic Dividend has helped transform track and field in Burundi| News

The Athletics Olympic Dividend fund is allowing young athletes in Burundi to dream about the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The Burundi Athletics Federation has been on a mission over the past four years to identify young talent and modernise...

Australian race walkers strike gold while Kaputin surprises in long jump at Oceanian Championships|...

An Australian wave was expected to swamp these Oceania Championships. It still may, but Rellie Kaputin showed that it will not swamp everything in its path. The 26-year-old from Papua New Guinea provided the shock of day one and...

Frans Steyn feature name in Springboks’ alignment camp

Frans Steyn is the feature name among 26 South Africa players who have gathered in Pretoria for the next "national alignment and conditioning camp" as the Springboks and head coach Rassie Erasmus continue preparations for the coming international...

Douglas triumphs again and Webster surprises in second leg of WMRA World Cup| News

Britain’s Andrew Douglas notched up his second victory from as many races in the 2019 World Mountain Running World Cup series by winning at the Broken Arrow Skyrace in Lake Tahoe while Canada’s Lindsay Webster bagged maximum points...

Super Rugby Quarterfinals review Brumbies must be rewarded within Wallabies squad

3:47 AM BSTSam BruceCloseESPN Associate EditorSam was brought up on long drives and the dusty fields of north-west New South Wales, where he developed his love of rugby from an early age. He joined ESPNscrum after a five-year...