The U.K. recorded 11,000 daily Covid-19 cases for the first time since February as it reached the milestone of vaccinating more than 80% of adults.
Despite a courageous effort from Biles' teammates, it wasn't enough to overcome the Russian Olympic Committee.
USA Gymnastics described it as a "medical issue," and said she will be "assessed daily" ahead of further Olympic competition.
This trade could work well for both teams.
(Reuters) -Sixteen-year-old Viktoria Listunova won the women’s artistic gymnastics all-around title at both the European and Russian Championships earlier this year. However, despite placing sixth overall in the qualifying round on Sunday, the Russian Olympic Committee athlete will not get the chance to try for another all-around crown at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. There is a long list of athletes who over the years have been left out of Olympic finals because of the two-per-country rule, first introduced at the 1976 Montreal Games for apparatus finals.
The Big 12 is likely losing the rest of their teams if Texas and Oklahoma go to the SEC. Where will they go?
U.S. gymnastics superstar Simone Biles left the team competition on Tuesday at the Tokyo Olympics after struggling to land a vault.
Alaska's Lydia Jacoby pulled off the biggest upset of the Olympics so far.
Rookie defensive tackle Jaylen Twyman reported to Vikings training camp over the weekend, but he won’t be playing for the team this season. Twyman was shot four times while in Washington, D.C. last month and avoided major injury, but the Vikings announced on Monday that the sixth-round pick has been waived with a non-football injury [more]
Several sports have cracked down on female athletes' competition clothes. For beach volleyball players, it's a different case.
Japan lead the medal table but Great Britain have surged towards the top
Take a look at these photos that show the heartbreaking moment Simone Biles drops out of the women's gymnastics Olympic final.
What happened to Simone Biles at the Olympics team competition?
The record for lowest score on Jeopardy! was $-6,800 and stood for over six years before being overtaken by $600 on Monday.
Although the start of the women’s artistic gymnastics at the Tokyo Olympics was disappointing for the usually dominant U.S. team, the Americans still have the most medal opportunities of any country. But the U.S. women’s qualifying efforts earned them 11 medal attempts at the Tokyo Games, the maximum possible. ROC could earn at most 10 medals since they qualified only one gymnast to the balance beam finals, and China have the next highest medal chances at seven.
Every city seems sick of the IOC's outrageous budgets, cost overruns and white elephant projects left behind. And even for a host like Tokyo that checks every box, success isn't guaranteed.
Women are driving a worldwide conversation about sexism in sports uniforms, and you love to see it After a Norwegian women’s beach handball team was fined for protesting sexist uniform standards by competing in a match wearing shorts, there’s been a new focus on the inequity between men’s and women’s sports uniforms. Now, the Olympic 
The 2021 MLB trade deadline is set for 4:00 p.m. ET on July 30, and it's getting closer and closer. Here's a look at the latest buzz and rumors surrounding the Yankees ...
ESPN's Buster Olney predicts the Boston Red Sox will trade for Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo before the 2021 MLB trade deadline.
Take a look at some of the incredible imagery from the talented photographers on the ground in Japan.
While the lawyers will be doing much of the talking as Oklahoma and Texas plot their defection from the Big 12, the loudest voice in the virtual room belongs to ESPN. The two schools on Monday notified the conference that they will not be renewing their grants of media rights upon their expiration on June […]