Ringstar Sports has added one of the most exciting prospects to emerge from the 2016 Olympic Games, super heavyweight gold medalist Tony Yoka. “It is a great pleasure for me to welcome our first Olympic gold medalist, Tony Yoka, to Ringstar,” said Richard Schaefer, Chairman & CEO of Ringstar Sports. Show More Summary
If there was anything to be learned from the 2016 Olympic Games, it’s that swimmers are not only getting faster than ever (even when it was thought to be impossible following the “super suit” era), but are also stronger and more powerful than ever before. Show More Summary
One of the most unforgettable rivalries of the 1990s is coming back, and Caitlin Carver gets to be at the center of it. Carver has been cast in the upcoming biopic "I, Tonya," which centers on two-time Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding. Show More Summary
NFL and Special Olympics announce partnership to expand Unified Flag Football in the United States
Phil Dalhausser and partner Nick Lucena were one of the hottest teams on the FIVB tour in 2016, with four gold, three silver, and one bronze medal in 2016. Their Olympic run ended in fifth place after Alison Cerutti and Bruno Schmidt were upset in pool play, setting up a quarterfinal showdown rather than a […]
Golden Boy Promotions in association with ZR Entertainment announced a multi-fight deal with former three-division world champion and Olympic Gold … The post Golden Boy Promotions signs multi-fight deal with Yuriokis Gamboa appeared first on Boxing News.
Building on its record of signing and promoting the best of the best, Golden Boy Promotions – in association with ZR Entertainment — today announced a multi-fight deal with former three-division world champion and Olympic Gold medalist Yuriokis “El Ciclón de Guantánamo” Gamboa (25-1, 17 KOs). Show More Summary
By Mitch Bowmile on SwimSwam Canadian Olympic diver Roseline Filion announced her retirement from the sport today via Twitter. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Three-Time Canadian Olympic Diver Roseline Filion Announces Retirement
Double Olympic champion Nicola Adams aims to put women's boxing "on par" with the men's game as she turns professional.
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 23, 2017 – FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° underlined the success of the refereeing programme at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and the importance of technology as he opened the first meeting of the merged...Show More Summary
Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams has turned professional and will make her debut on 8 April, but how far could she go?
At the Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral in Tbilisi, Georgia, baptizing babies appears to be an Olympic sport:
SEDRO WOOLLEY, Wash. (January 17, 2017) – TruckVault Pro and USA Shooting Team Member Kim Rhode will be in the 2017 TruckVault booth #12979. She will be signing autographs and answering questions Tuesday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. Show More Summary
The Olympic Stadium in London is moving closer to hosting matches in the 2019 World Cup
Two-time world champion Keri-anne Payne retires from swimming after representing Great Britain for 12 years.
Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams is set to turn professional after leaving the Great Britain boxing programme.
• Double Olympic champion has been released from her contract• Adams expected to make announcement over future on Monday Nicola Adams is set to turn professional after leaving the GB Boxing programme with immediate effect. Related: The Agenda: NFL championship games, EFL Cup, Frampton v Santa Cruz Continue reading...
GB Boxing has confirmed that double Olympic gold medallist, Nicola Adams OBE, has left the World Class Performance Programme (WCPP) for boxing and will not be part of the GB Boxing squad for the 2017- 21 Tokyo cycle. Adams has been released...Show More Summary
Nicola Adams leaves GB Boxing to ‘pursue other opportunities’ The post Nicola Adams leaves GB Boxing’s Olympic programme appeared first on Boxing News.
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 23, 2017 – Poland’s men’s beach volleyball teams are using the start of a new four-year Olympic cycle to change their team pairings around as they chase success in the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour and the 2017 and 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships.