- Peru pulls out of hosting Marius Vizer's World Combat Games Updated: May-24-15 12:32 pm
LONDON - The Olympic backlash against Marius Vizer widened, as Peruvian organizers pulled out of hosting one of his showcase multi-sports events and basketball became the latest federation to suspend ties with his umbrella body.
- Weightlifting latest sport to suspend ties with SportAccord Updated: May-19-15 8:00 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary - Weightlifting has become the 10th sport to break with SportAccord, the umbrella body for Olympic and non-Olympic federations.
- Sports in disarray after devastating Nepal earthquakes Updated: May-19-15 6:18 am
KATHMANDU, Nepal - A revered national sports coach is among the thousands of dead, trapped in his rented house when devastating earthquakes rocked Nepal.
- Olympic weightlifter Vardan Militosyan dies at 64 Updated: Apr-30-15 8:39 am
YEREVAN, Armenia - Vardan Militosyan, an Olympic silver medalist and two-time European champion weightlifter for the Soviet Union, has died. He was 64.