Selemon Barega wins 10,000m gold at the Tokyo Olympics despite Uganda's tactical approach
Heat and humidity make 'Tokyo Summer the worst in the history of Olympics'
Novak Djokovic's search for 'Golden Slam' comes to an end at Tokyo 2020
Simone Biles says she still has the 'twisties' and it's impacting her on the 4 individual events
Suni Lee and an epochal moment for Hmongs in America
US gymnast Suni Lee wins Olympic all-around after injuries, tragedies and a horrific accident
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday
German cycling coach dismissed from Olympics over racist remark
San Marino is smallest country in history to win a medal at the Olympics thanks to shooter Alessandra Perilli
'I didn't think I would ever be here,' says Sunisa Lee after winning 'surreal' all-around gymnastics gold at the Tokyo Olympics
Why Olympians bite their medals and what they do with them
'I have to focus on my mental health,' says Simone Biles after withdrawing from gold medal event
Simone Biles says fans' support is helping her realize that she's more than her gold medals
USA's Caeleb Dressel wins his first individual gold medal in the 100 meter freestyle final
Fresh off second major victory at the Open, Collin Morikawa relishing chance to represent Team USA at Tokyo 2020
Olympics spoilers are basically inevitable in 2021 -- but there are still some ways to avoid them
Former NFL MVP Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens tests positive for Covid-19
Olympic athletes are showing us their funny, fascinating, complicated selves on TikTok and beyond
How I fought back against 'quitter' label: Long-distance running legend on Simone Biles
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday
Katie Ledecky wins 1500m freestyle for her 6th career Olympic gold medal and first at Tokyo 2020
There may be more Olympians who identify as LGBTQ than ever before. But there are limits to inclusion
Simone Biles' withdrawal reminds us that she's human -- and still very much the GOAT
Daniil Medvedev asks who will take responsibility if he dies in Tokyo Olympics' heat and humidity
Simone Biles withdraws from all-around final at Tokyo 2020 to focus on mental health
Simone Biles doesn't need more medals. She returned to the Olympics for something much more impactful
Russian Olympic Committee wins gold in women's team gymnastics as Team USA hit by Simone Biles withdrawal
Naomi Osaka will leave Tokyo Olympics without a medal, loses in 3rd round to Marketa Vondrousova
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday
Jordan Chiles stepped in for Team USA after her friend and confidante Simone Biles withdrew
Hidilyn Diaz wins Philippines' first Olympic gold medal with weightlifting
What is ROC? Here's what to know about Russia and the Olympics
Athletes who've had to drop out of the Olympics because of Covid-19
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday
Anna Kiesenhofer is a math genius who just pulled off one of the biggest shocks in Olympics history
An Argentinian fencer lost her match but won a proposal of marriage
Germany's gymnasts wear body-covering unitards, rejecting 'sexualization' of sport
Pink is offering to pay the Norwegian women's beach handball team's fine for wearing shorts
Annemiek van Vleuten crossed the line and thought she'd won cycling gold. She hadn't
US men's basketball team defeated by France for first Olympic loss since 2004
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday
USA wins first Tokyo Olympics medals with gold, silver finish in men's 400-meter individual medley
Kimia Alizadeh: Iranian defector from Olympic Refugee Team stuns two-time Olympic taekwondo champion
Naomi Osaka 'refreshed and happy' as she kicks off her Olympic campaign with dominant victory against Saisai Zheng
Here's who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday
Novak Djokovic says current weather conditions in Tokyo are 'brutal'
Belgian basketball star Ann Wauters' Olympic dream was a long time coming
Algerian Olympian withdraws from Games due to potential matchup with Israeli competitor
Naomi Osaka lights Olympic cauldron at Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony
Olympic protests are nearly as old as the Games themselves. So why are officials so hesitant to allow them?
Tokyo 2020 isn't the first Olympic Games to battle a pandemic
US women's national soccer team players appeal equal pay lawsuit decision
Olympic greats call on IOC to allow podium protests
Olympic health plan for US Tokyo delegation: Treat members as if they're unvaccinated
With Tokyo 2020 overshadowed by Covid-19, athletes are left to bring light to troubled Olympics
Defending Olympic champion Brazil defeats Germany in rematch of 2016 men's football final
NFL says coronavirus outbreaks among unvaccinated players may lead to forfeits this season
Beach volleyball player Markéta Sluková-Nausch left in tears as Czech star misses Olympics due to positive Covid-19 result
US gymnast Kara Eaker and basketball player Katie Lou Samuelson test positive for Covid-19 ahead of Olympics
Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden diagnosed with a terminal illness
Women's soccer teams take a knee ahead of opening Olympic Games matches
US Women's National Team hammered by Sweden in opening Tokyo 2020 match
Netherlands thrashes Zambia 10-3 in women's football tournament to set new Olympics record
Team USA volleyball player Taylor Crabb reportedly tests positive for Covid-19 and will miss Tokyo Olympics
No fans or sex? Tokyo has tough task trying not to be the first 'no-fun' Olympics
Brazil football legends Marta and Formiga create Olympic history
Brisbane officially announced as host of 2032 Olympics
Olympic athletes battling long Covid: 'I'm really struggling to exercise still'
Tokyo Olympics underway despite threat of Covid-19
New York Jets assistant coach in critical condition following bicycle accident
Tokyo 2020 boss not ruling out last minute cancellation of Olympic Games
Six Polish swimmers sent back home from Tokyo following admin error
Women's beach handball team fined for choosing shorts over bikini bottoms
Premier League soccer player suspended over alleged child sex offenses
US gymnast Kara Eaker's father says she doesn't know where she got Covid-19 before the Olympics
England's footballers lost the Euro 2020 final. But they might yet win the culture war
Olympic athletes, baseball players, soccer stars: Why we're still seeing Covid-19 cases among top athletes
WNBA players Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams won't play for Nigeria at Olympics after appeal rejected
From not speaking the language to competing for the national team at Tokyo 2020, Belgian runner Isaac Kimeli is aiming for gold
Tokyo Olympics composer resigns over historical bullying remarks
Paralympian Olivia Breen angered after official said her sprint shorts were 'too short'
Mark Spitz: Seven ways to survive the Olympic Games
Lewis Hamilton targeted with racist abuse online after controversial British Grand Prix victory
Irish gymnast jumps on Olympic Village cardboard bed to debunk 'anti-sex fake news'
Ana Carrasco broke her back after a 'stupid' crash. Eight months later she raced to victory
EU politicians urge Olympics to lift 'exclusionary' ban on swim cap for natural Black hair
Six British athletes forced to self-isolate in Tokyo after close contact with Covid-19 case on flight to Games
Tokyo 2020: Two South African footballers test positive for Covid-19 in Olympic Village
Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix after high-speed collision with Max Verstappen
Tadej Pogacar: Slovenian cycling sensation clinches second Tour de France victory
Laurel Hubbard: IOC backs transgender weightlifter's selection for Tokyo, says to review rules later
Germany's Olympic soccer team walks off the pitch during friendly match over alleged racial abuse
Missing Ugandan Olympic hopeful left note saying he wants to work in Japan
Qatar's Ras Abu Aboud stadium is the first built in World Cup history that was meant to be torn down
Tokyo 2020: The Japanese superfan who spent $40,000 on Olympics tickets
First case of Covid-19 reported at Tokyo Olympic village
Australian and WNBA star Liz Cambage withdraws from Olympics, citing mental health
Blue Jays will return to Toronto July 30 after getting Covid-19 exemption
From 'unbelievable' to 'just brilliant': Rory McIlroy experiences the Open's lows and highs
Jason Sudeikis: Actor shows support for racially abused England soccer players
Mark Spitz: 'Somebody, someday' can beat Michael Phelps' Olympic record
Bryson DeChambeau is 'living on the razor's edge,' but for now his driver 'sucks' at the Open
Max Verstappen says 'it doesn't make any difference' to be leading F1 championship
Novak Djokovic says he will compete in Tokyo Olympics, meaning the Golden Slam is still in play
Team WNBA defeats Team USA 93-85 in 2021 WNBA All-Star Game
Jewell Loyd: 'The Gold Mamba' is 'humbled and hungry' to compete at Tokyo 2020
'I start to think about all the bad scenarios that can happen': Charles Leclerc on why he is so protective of his brother
Rugby player Quade Cooper denied Australian citizenship despite representing the country 70 times
Tennis great Roger Federer pulls out of Olympics, citing knee injury
Christian Pulisic under fire from animal rights group following stunt involving vulnerable species
Lando Norris: F1 star 'shaken' after watch stolen at Euro 2020 final, McLaren says
Racist abuse directed at England players after Euro 2020 final defeat is described as 'unforgivable' by manager Gareth Southgate
How England manager Gareth Southgate has shown the true value of leadership at Euro 2020
Jack Grealish: England star hits back at penalty criticism: 'I wanted to take one!'
Euro 2020: 'It's come home to Rome' as Azzurri makes triumphant return to Italy
Italy crowned European champion after beating England on penalties
Euro 2020 final: 'Security breach' at Wembley Stadium as small group of people enters venue
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic is a 'little bit divided' on playing at Games
Novak Djokovic wins record-equaling 20th grand slam title after beating Matteo Berrettini in Wimbledon final
Dustin Poirier beats Conor McGregor with a TKO in UFC 264 after McGregor appears to have broken his leg or ankle
How to watch Euro 2020 and everything you need to know about the European tournament
No pressure: Queen Elizabeth sends 'good wishes' to Gareth Southgate ahead of the Euro 2020 final
Ashleigh Barty becomes first Australian woman to win Wimbledon singles title in 41 years
Boxer Chris Eubank's son Sebastian dies in Dubai
Euro 2020: England fined over $35,000 for laser incident during semifinal win over Denmark
World Cup 2022: Qatar is ready as it strongly contests accusations of workers' rights abuses
Lionel Messi faces old friend Neymar in last bid for Copa America glory with Argentina
Novak Djokovic edges closer to history after reaching Wimbledon final
British cyclist Mark Cavendish equals Eddy Merckx's Tour de France record
Matteo Berrettini beats Hubert Hurkacz to become first Italian man to reach a Wimbledon final
Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Tokyo Olympics citing empty stadiums and injury
Olympics memorabilia: Rare pair of track spikes handmade by Nike co-founder set to fetch up to $1.2 million at auction
Suns overcome Giannis Antetokounmpo's 42, grab 2-0 Finals lead
Naomi Osaka says the press conference format is in 'great need of a refresh'
Ashleigh Barty reaches first Wimbledon final with emphatic victory over Angelique Kerber
Tokyo venues for Olympics will have no spectators; Games will be held under a state of emergency
England reaches first major final since 1966 after tense Euro 2020 victory over Denmark
Georgia Oboh: Nigeria's first Ladies European Tour player
Roger Federer knocked out of Wimbledon by Hubert Hurkacz at quarterfinal stage
Coldstream Guards play England football anthems on Prince Charles' lawn
Italy wins dramatic penalty shootout against Spain to reach Euro 2020 final
Though her suspension ends before relay event, Sha'Carri Richardson left off US Olympic track team
Firework accident that killed NHL goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks was at coach's house, team says
Ashleigh Barty powers past compatriot Ajla Tomljanovic to reach Wimbledon semifinals
Emma Raducanu vows to 'come back stronger' after dream run at Wimbledon ends
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gail Devers on how Graves' disease 'made me who I am'
US track star Sha'Carri Richardson could miss the Tokyo Olympic Games after testing positive for marijuana. Richardson spoke out about the positive test in an interview with NBC's "Today Show".
World No. 1 tennis player Ashleigh Barty talks to Amanda Davies about her Olympic "dream" ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Andy Scholes reviews French authorities opening an investigation after a fan caused dozens of cyclists to crash during the Tour de France and Serena Williams deciding to not compete at Tokyo 2020.
Earlier this year, Robbie Balenger set a new record for New York City's Central Park Loop Challenge. The vegan ultrarunner completed 16 loops, totaling nearly 100 miles in just over 18 hours.
Piara Powar, Executive Director of Football Against Racism in Europe Network (FARE), talks to CNN about the messy situation UEFA finds itself in following its decision not to allow the Allianz Arena to be illuminated in the rainbow flag.
Despite the controversies surrounding the Tokyo Olympic Games, there are hardcore Olympic super fans who can't wait for the Games to begin. CNN's Blake Essig speaks to two of them.
Before winning the 2021 US Open, former world No. 1 golfer Jon Rahm told CNN Living Golf's Shane O'Donoghue that he was "getting closer" and working on the "magic formula" to win a major.
Refugee Aram Mahmoud fled Syria six years ago in search of a better life, leaving behind his family in the process. Now, he is set to take center stage as one of 29 athletes selected by the International Olympic Committee to compete on the Refugee Olympic team in Tokyo 2020 -- a moment that will be the culmination of years of sacrifice to pursue his dreams.
Six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix talks to Coy Wire about how motherhood has affected her life, building her legacy in athletics and Tokyo 2020.
Cristiano Ronaldo removes Coca-Cola bottles during a Euro 2020 press conference. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.
The image of Christian Eriksen lying motionless on the pitch during the match between Denmark and Finland at Euro 2020 is one that "will never go away," according to Finland captain Tim Sparv.
Denmark star Christian Eriksen was reported to be in a stable condition after collapsing during the first half of Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match against Finland in Copenhagen. CNN's Don Riddell has more.
Summer traveler's navigate Europe's rules for travel as the pandemic continues. CNN's Anna Stewart reports.
In 2001, Oz Sanchez decided to transfer to the Navy as a Navy SEAL, but during his transfer, he was involved in a motorcycle accident that injured his spinal cord. Now, he's gearing up for his fourth Paralympic Games.
After leaving war-torn Afghanistan as a child, Nadia Nadim ended up in a refugee camp in Denmark. It was in that camp that she learned the game of football which has now led her to Paris Saint-Germain, one of the biggest clubs in the world.
Pressure is building for the Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled, but on the ground in Tokyo, the final preparations are beginning. With the Olympics less than two months away, CNN's Selina Wang takes a look at temporary spectator stands, venues, and live viewing sites being constructed for the Games.
Reema Aburahma has grown up in Gaza knowing conflict, but also knowing joy. She picked up boxing as a way to grow confident and found a sport that has helped her change her perception of society and life.
Hiroshi Mikitani, the CEO of Rakuten, tells CNN's Selina Wang exclusively that it's a "suicide mission" to be hosting the Tokyo Olympics this year - the Opening Ceremony for which is set for July 23.
El Clasico is one of the biggest and most intense games in the world of soccer. It's involved some of the greatest ever players and featured plenty of incredible moments.
Chelsea manager Emma Hayes says winning the club's first Women's Champions League would be an "incredible achievement" but insists success is also about inspiring the next generation of young women.
Eight members of the New York Yankees have tested positive for Covid-19 this week despite being inoculated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the baseball team said Thursday.
NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on the NBA naming its new Social Justice Champion award after him and the league's progressiveness compared to other sports.
They may not be competing for Olympic gold, but four South Sudanese athletes have become local stars in the little Japanese city of Maebashi. In Japan, they've found a safe haven to train, immerse themselves in the local culture, and promote the message of peace for South Sudan.
Former Manchester City star Nedum Onuoha says social media companies have been doing the "bare minimum" to protect players from online racist abuse.
Brentford FC's Head of Football Operations, Lorna Falconer, tells CNN about the struggles with racism and sexism she's faced in the game she loves in her journey to break football's glass ceiling.
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for elevated levels of betamethasone, trainer Bob Baffert revealed, throwing the horse's victory last weekend at Churchill Downs into question.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that "pound for pound No. 1" Canelo Alvarez is looking to "go in there and dominate" Billy Joe Saunders.
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn tells CNN that he "can't wait to see" the Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury bout in August and that it's the fight that everyone wants to see.
Cat Phillips is a multi-sport athlete who is fighting for change in both the AFLW and in ultimate frisbee. She is a leader for young women in both her sports and is determined to provide more opportunities for them to compete than she had growing up.
Many sports stars earn astronomical salaries, but many pros lack financial education. Former soccer star Stiliyan Petrov works with players through his organization Player 4 Player.
Des Linden missed out on Tokyo 2020 but made distance running history instead. She became the first woman to run 50 km (31 miles) in less than three hours in April.
Leading sports scientist Simon Brundish crunches the numbers on Lionel Messi, explaining why the Barcelona forward is the best player in the world
Renowned Indian cricket journalist Boria Majumdar speaks to CNN Sport about why the Indian Premier League should continue amid the Covid-19 crisis unfolding in India.
Former Arsenal and France superstar Thierry Henry sits down exclusively with CNN to talk about his social media boycott initiative five weeks on and how momentum has picked up, despite a slow start.
Basketball player Terrence Clarke, who last month declared for the 2021 NBA draft after playing his freshman season for the University of Kentucky, died Thursday after sustaining fatal injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles, according to the Kentucky athletics department.
Seán McCabe holds a unique role in world football -- in January 2021, he was appointed by top flight Irish club Bohemians as its Climate Justice Officer. And he's out to save the planet.
Liverpool club owner John W. Henry, thought to be one of the principal drivers behind the European Super League, issued an apology after the plan collapsed 48 hours after it was first launched.
Former Real Madrid president Ramón Calderón tells Richard Quest that the European Super League project "has died today ... and it is on the way to becoming a complete botch."
UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin says the "shameless" plans for a new European Super League (ESL) are akin to taking "football hostage."
Sports journalist and author Mike Calvin tells CNN World Sport that football belongs to the fans and is "not about pounds or dollars" in regards to the formation of a European Super League.
Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey loves sport and is a minority owner of new MLS franchise Austin FC. Ahead of the team's long-awaited kickoff, McConaughey shares his passion for the city of Austin, how his Brazilian wife Camila helped influence his love of the beautiful game and the intersect of sports and politics.
FC Barcelona and Denmark forward Martin Braithwaite tells CNN about his journey from being in a wheelchair for two years as a kid to playing with Leo Messi at FC Barcelona.
Grand National winner Rachael Blackmore tells CNN about her historic achievement as the first female jockey to win at the famous race: "If you have the talent, you will be given the opportunity"
Traveling over 4,000km is difficult in a car, let alone a skateboard, but Tom Drury decided to do it anyways -- despite the heat, cops and deadly snakes.
Officials in North Korea announced that the country would not be participating in the Tokyo Olympic Games, according to state media. CNN's Will Ripley reports.
Dubbed golf's "Rain Man," Moe Norman didn't fit into the sport's traditional mold. Norman was known for his funky clothing, eccentric personality and highly distinctive swing which even the greats of the game admired.
At a time when Indigenous people were being persecuted and discriminated against in Australia, a group of Aboriginal men traveled to England to become Australia's first ever international cricket team. They are Australia's First XI.
David Moyes' West Ham are in the running to be the top London club in the Premier League in 2021 and could still finish in a top four spot, which will mean Champions League football coming to East London. At his second stint at the club, Moyes has rehabilitated the Hammers, and his own managerial career in the process.
Utah Jazz guards Mike Conley and Jordan Clarkson spoke about the fears the team had as their plane was forced into an emergency landing after a bird strike.
Fitness fanatic Michael Miraglia created, and completed, a Strongman Marathon. The feat involved performing an exercise -- including tire flips, handstand walks and burpees -- for a mile in between running a mile in a 20-pound vest.
Joaquin Niemann is a star on the rise, at 22-years-old the Chilean has already won on the PGA Tour and sits inside the world's top-30. We sat down with Niemann ahead of The Players Championship to discuss his upbringing in Chile, his love of football, and the story of his young cousin Rafita who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy in November 2020.
French football legend Thierry Henry says the discussion around whether or not footballers should take the knee before games has become a distraction from the real "cause."
Suresh Mehboobani is a caddy at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club in Mumbai and one of the originators of Slum Golf, a version of the sport using home-made clubs and balls, played on a course that has been designed around his neighborhood.