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Transgender track and field athletes now face same standard that has kept out Caster Semenya
Transgender athletes will have to reduce their testosterone level to the same level applied to Caster Semenya and other athletes with Differences of Sex Development (DSD), under a new policy enacted by...
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U.S. men’s volleyball extends medal streak with bronze in World Cup
The U.S. men continued their streak of volleyball medals with a bronze medal in the 2019 World Cup.
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Olympic champion Kikkan Randall will run NYC Marathon four months after breast cancer treatment
Kikkan Randall, who endured a year of breast cancer treatment starting a few months after winning Olympic gold in cross-country skiiing, will run the New York City Marathon as part of a group of runners...
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Top prospects, WNBA rookies make statement in World Beach Games 3×3 hoops
Top-ranked high school senior Paige Bueckers and WNBA Rookie of the Year Napheesa Collier are helping the U.S. women roll through the World Beach Games 3x3 basketball competition in Qatar.
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Chinese swimmer Sun Yang gets rare open hearing in doping case
The World Anti-Doping Agency's case against Chinese swimmer Sun Yang will be heard in front of print media and possibly live-streamed Nov. 15 in Switzerland.
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U.S. women’s volleyball team ends year with surprise loss to Dominican Republic
The U.S. women's volleyball team finished its 2019 season with a loss to the Dominican Republic in a regional championship tournament.
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Roger Federer says he will pursue elusive Olympic gold in Tokyo
Roger Federer will turn 40 in 2021, but before then, he wants to play once more in the Olympics, he confirmed Monday. As with all athletes, especially those in their late 30s, he added the qualifier “...
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Brigid Kosgei, Eliud Kipchoge herald new era of fast marathons
Brigid Kosgei and Eliud Kipchoge's barrier-breaking marathons show how seriously runners, shoe companies and sports scientists are taking the world's prototypical distance event.
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Familiar faces shine in 2019 Chicago Marathon
Check out all of the highlights from the elite men's and elite women's finishes of the 2019 Chicago Marathon.
Danielle Perkins is first U.S. boxer to win world title in 3 years
Danielle Perkins, a former college basketball player, won her first world boxing title.
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Brigid Kosgei shatters marathon world record in Chicago
Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old world record at the Chicago Marathon.
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Simone Biles breaks gymnastics worlds medals record, gets 5 golds this week
Simone Biles finishes her likely last world championships as the all-time medal leader.
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Kosgei shatters world record at Chicago Marathon
Brigid Kosgei shattered a world record after crossing the finish line in Chicago with a time of 2:14:04.
Cherono wins Chicago Marathon in just over 2 hours
Kenyan Lawrence Cherono won the men’s Chicago Marathon by one second over Ethiopian Dejene Debela in 2:05:45.
2019 Chicago Marathon results
Elite men's, women's and wheelchair top-10 results from the 2019 Chicago Marathon.
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Biles wins fifth floor exercise crown at worlds
Simone Biles wins gold in floor exercise for her record-extending 25th career medal at the World Gymnastics Championships.
Sunisa Lee wins silver in floor exercise at worlds
Sunisa Lee wins silver after a tremendous floor exercise routine at the World Gymnastics Championships.
Biles wins gold on beam for record 24th medal
Simone Biles wins gold on beam to secure her record-breaking 24th medal at the 2019 World Gymnastics Championships.
Germany sweeps Kona Ironman World Championships
Todd Harris, Michellie Jones, Greg Bennett analyze the victories in the 2019 Kona Ironman World Championships from fellow Germans, Jan Frodeno and Anne Haug.
Germans Jan Frodeno, Anne Haug win 2019 Kona Ironman World Championships
Germany swept the Ironman Kona titles as defending champions were defeated.
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2019 Kona Ironman World Championships Results
2019 Kona Ironman World Championship top-10 results.
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German Anne Haug wins Kona Ironman
At the Ironman competition in Kona, Hawaii, German Anne Haug finished first for the women's pro division of the race.
Frodeno sets record in men's Ironman championships
Germany's Jan Frodeno sets a championship record with a time of 7:51:13 in the 2019 Vega Ironman World Championships.
French gymnast who broke leg at Rio Olympics qualifies for Tokyo after father’s death
Samir Ait Said beat the last two Olympic champions to keep his promise to his late father.
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Simone Biles ties world gymnastics championships medal record, leads U.S. one-two
Simone Biles tied a 1990s star for the world gymnastics championships medal record.
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Eliud Kipchoge runs 1:59 marathon, first to break 2 hours
Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to break two hours in a marathon in a non-record-eligible event.
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Ait Said earns bronze in still rings at Worlds
Samir Ait Said dramatically earns third in the men's still rings, punching his ticket for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
Sunisa Lee wins bronze on uneven bars
Sunisa Lee's performance on uneven bars was enough to get her a bronze medal in the World Gymnastics Championships.
Simone Biles shines on uneven bars at worlds
Simone Biles shines on uneven bars during the apparatus final at the World Gymnastics Championships, but ultimately misses out on a medal.
Jade Carey wins silver on vault at worlds
Despite stepping out of the central landing area, Jade Carey came in 2nd place on vault at worlds.
WATCH LIVE: 2019 Ironman Kona World Championships
The Ironman Kona World Championships stream live on NBC Sports.
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Biles wows on vault to win 23rd career medal
Simone Biles wows everyone with two exquisite vaults to win her record-tying 23rd career medal at the world gymnastics championships.
Eliud Kipchoge runs first-ever 1:59 marathon
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge became the first man ever to break two hours in a marathon during a non-record-eligible event in Vienna.
Conor Dwyer banned through Tokyo Olympics for doping, retires from swimming
Conor Dwyer, a three-time Olympic swimming medalist, was banned for testosterone pellets.
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Galen Rupp to race while supporting Alberto Salazar; Chicago Marathon TV, live stream schedule
Galen Rupp will race for the first time without Alberto Salazar as his coach.
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Nikita Nagornyy wins gymnastics world all-around; Sam Mikulak misses medal
Sam Mikulak was in medal contention at the world gymnastics championships before a late fall.
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Nikita Nagornyy captures all-around gold at Worlds
Nikita Nagornyy of Russia seals the all-around gold medal with a final score of 88.772 while fellow Russian Artur Dalaloyan captures silver.
Simone Biles chases one more record to close world gymnastics championships
Simone Biles chases one more record at the world gymnastics championships, streaming live on NBCSports.com.
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Mikulak falls during pommel horse routine
Sam Mikulak falls in the middle of his pommel horse routine during the all-around competition at the World Gymnastics Championships.
Jade Carey, star on U.S. gymnastics team, takes her own path to Olympics
Jade Carey is likely to become the first U.S. gymnast to qualify for the Olympics, but she could miss out in one big way.
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Nike Oregon Project shutting down after Alberto Salazar ban
The Nike Oregon Project, founded in 2001, will be shut down after Alberto Salazar was banned over a USADA case.
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Eliud Kipchoge confident he will break 2-hour marathon; Ineos 1:59 TV, live stream info
Eliud Kipchoge tries to become the first person to break two hours in the marathon on Saturday.
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Mic Drop: Simone Biles wins fifth world all-around by record margin
Simone Biles extended her six-year unbeaten streak with a fifth world all-around title.
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Errol Spence, Olympic boxer, thrown from Ferrari in crash
Errol Spence, a 2012 Olympian, is expected to survive after being thrown from a Ferrari.
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Simone Biles clinches fifth world all-around title
Simone Biles puts on a show during her floor exercise to secure her fifth world all-around title by a record margin of victory.
Simone Biles makes balance beam 'look easy'
Simone Biles doesn't go for the double-double dismount, but still shines on the balance beam in the worlds all-around competition.
U.S. baseball roster set for first Olympic qualifying tournament
The U.S. baseball roster for Premier 12 includes former MLB players.
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Simone Biles' breathtaking uneven bars routine
Simone Biles puts forth a breathtaking performance on the uneven bars in her pursuit of a fifth world all-around title.
Biles shines on vault in pursuit of world AA title
Simone Biles starts off her pursuit of a fifth world all-around title with an impressive vault performance.
NBC’s first Olympic broadcast at 1964 Tokyo Games marks 55th anniversary
NBC aired the first live Olympic broadcast on this day 55 years ago.
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