Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Sports / Olympics / New


Ice Hockey: NHL results and standings

National Hockey League results and standings after Thursday's games: Los Angeles 3, Carolina 2 San Jose 2, Florida 3 (SO) Dallas 3, Arizona 1 Toronto 5, Tampa Bay 2 Montréal 4, St. Louis 1 Ottawa 3, Nashville 2 Vancouver 3, Anaheim 4...Show More Summary

Cricket: Pakistan vs New Zealand 2nd Test scoreboard

Scoreboard after New Zealand's second innings on the fifth and final day of the second Test against Pakistan at Dubai International Cricket stadium on Friday: New Zealand 1st innings 403 (T. Latham 137, M. Craig 43; Zulfiqar Babar 4-137) Pakistan 1st innings 393 (Sarfraz Ahmed 112, Azhar Ali 75, Younis Khan 72; T. Show More Summary

Golf: Australian Masters second round scores

Leading scores after the second round of the Australian Masters at the Metropolitan course (par-72) in Melbourne on Friday (Australia unless stated): 135 - Michael Wright 67-68 137 - Paul Spargo 70-67 138 - Todd Sinnott 67-71, Richard...Show More Summary

Cricket: Australia v South Africa 4th ODI scoreboard

Scoreboard for the fourth one-day international between Australia and South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday: South Africa Innings Q. de Kock c and b Maxwell 17 H. Amla c Cummins b Coulter-Nile 18 F. du Plessis c Wade b Cummins 28 A.B. Show More Summary

Golf: Dunlop Phoenix second round scores

Leading second-round scores at the Dunlop Phoenix men's tournament at the par-71 Phoenix Country Club in Miyazaki, Japan on Friday: 132 - Hideki Matsuyama (JPN) 68 64 133 - Hur In-Hoi (KOR) 67 66, Jordan Spieth (USA) 69 64 134 - Brendan...Show More Summary

Cricket: Pakistan v New Zealand 2nd Test scoreboard - 1st Update

Scoreboard at lunch on the fifth and final day of the second Test between Pakistan and New Zealand at Dubai International Cricket stadium on Friday: New Zealand 1st innings 403 (T. Latham 137, M. Craig 43; Zulfiqar Babar 4-137) Pakistan 1st innings 393 (Sarfraz Ahmed 112, Azhar Ali 75, Younis Khan 72; T. Show More Summary

Golf: LPGA Tour Championship scores

Scores on Thursday after the first round of the LPGA Tour Championship (USA unless noted, par 72): 66 - Julieta Granada (PAR) 68 - Sandra Gal (GER) 69 - Stacy Lewis, Belen Mozo (ESP), Caroline Hedwall (SWE) 70 - Angela Stanford, HeeShow More Summary

Football: Italian league table

Italian league table ahead of weekend games (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Juventus 11 9 1 1 25 4 28 Roma 11 8 1 2 19 6 25 Napoli 11 6 3 2 20 12 21 Sampdoria 11 5 5 1 14 8 20 Lazio 11 6 1 4 21 13 19 Genoa...Show More Summary

Tony Nash on true sportsmanship

Bobsleigh dates back to the late 19th century and owes its existence to British visitors to the Swiss resort of St Moritz, whose penchant for hurtling down the town’s roads in sleds eventually led to the creation of the famous Cresta Run. Show More Summary

Lausanne Sports Studies Centre: the IOC President visits young champions and coaches

On this occasion, he emphasised the strong links that have existed between the IOC and this sports institution for more than 12 years. Opened in 2001, this Centre was dear to former IOC President Samaranch, who was behind the project and wanted to mark the excellent relations between the IOC and the city of Lausanne. Show More Summary

Olympic Highlights

IOC ACTIVITIES PRESIDENT Thomas Bach and Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah. © Thananuwat Srirasant / Getty Images From 5 to 8 November, IOC President Thomas Bach was in Bangkok (Thailand) for the General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) chaired by IOC member Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah. Show More Summary

Tennis: ATP Tour Finals results -- collated

Collated results from the third day of the ATP Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena on Tursday: Singles Group B Roger Federer (SUI x2) bt Kei Nishikori (JPN x4) 6-3, 6-2 Andy Murray (GBR x5) bt Milos Raonic (CAN x7) 6-3, 7-5 Doubles Group...Show More Summary

Football: Spanish league results

Spanish league results on Saturday: Granada 0 Real Madrid 4 (Ronaldo 2, Rodriguez 31, 86, Benzema 54) Saturday (all times GMT) Atletico Madrid v Cordoba (1700), Barcelona v Celta Vigo (1900), Real Sociedad v Malaga (2100) Sunday Athletic...Show More Summary

Football: Netherlands league table

Netherlands league table after Saturday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): PSV Eindhoven 11 9 0 2 31 8 27 Ajax 11 7 2 2 24 12 23 Feyenoord 11 6 2 3 17 7 20 FC Twente 11 4 6 1 19 12 18 FC Zwolle 11...Show More Summary

Figure skating: Skate Canada results - 1st update

Results on Friday from Skate Canada, the second ISU Figure Skating Grand Prix of the season: Men Short programme 1. Javier Fernandez (ESP) 86.36, 2. Takahito Mura (JPN) 82.57, 3. Konstantin Menshov (RUS) 81.70, 4. Stephen Carriere (USA) 80.33, 5. Show More Summary

IOC President praises Sierra Leone NOC for quick action in fight against Ebola

President Bach praised the NOC for its swift action in supporting the United Kingdom’s Joint Ebola Task Force in setting up an Ebola treatment facility in Freetown, Sierra Leone. The two met at the General Assembly of the Association...Show More Summary

Hussein Haleem: The Games changed my life

Hussain Haleem of the Maldives made a little piece of national history at the Opening Ceremony of the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games, when, at the age of just 19, he became his country’s very first flag bearer. Describing the impact that experience had on him, he says: “That was the first time Maldives actually participated [at the Games]. Show More Summary

Nanjing 2014: Stars of the future

Chinese swimmer Shen Duo shook off a bout of flu to win six gold medals in the pool and become the most successful athlete at Nanjing 2014. As well as playing a key role in China’s victories in the 4x100m mixed and women’s freestyleShow More Summary

A mythical bib at The Olympic Museum

On taking the floor, Nadia Comaneci shared her enthusiasm: “I visited The Olympic Museum a while ago and have many excellent memories of it. There is no better place to display my bib which was with me in Montreal!” The IOC President...Show More Summary

Olympic Gold Medallist Yuna Kim becomes 2018 Games Ambassador

Kim’s new position will see her playing a high-profile role in promoting the Games and engaging the public at major domestic and international events. She is also expected to participate actively in POCOG’s on-line youth promotion activities. POCOG...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC