Tokyo Olympics 2020: Katie Ledecky wins easily in first major swim meet with time ticking down to deferred games
Ledecky led by a half-pool length for most of the 30-lap race before touching in 15 minutes, 42.92 seconds. Ashley Twichell finished well back in second at 16:04.29.
Lochte was suspended from swimming for 10 months after the scandal at the 2016 Olympics, when he was found to have fabricated a story about a robbery during a drunken late-night episode in Rio de Janeiro.
Six-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ryan Lochte to make return from 14-month suspension at American national championships
Lochte, 34, has served two bans since claiming his most recent Olympic crown in 2016 at Rio as a member of his fourth consecutive 4x200m US freestyle relay championship lineup
Six-time Olympic gold medallist Ryan Lochte to seek treatment for alcohol addiction, says swimmer's lawyer
US gold medal winning swimmer Ryan Lochte will seek help for alcohol addiction in an attempt to get himself in the best state of mind leading up to the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 2: Reaction to Mesut Ozil's retirement, Sri Lanka's series win and more on our daily sports podcast
Mixed reactions to Mesut Ozil's Germany snub, Sri Lanka's series win, AIFF awards and Ryan Lochte's suspension – we discuss all this and more on Spodcast, Firspost's daily sports podcast.
Swimmer Ryan Lochte accepts 14-month suspension from US Anti-Doping Agency for prohibited intravenous infusion
American swimmer Ryan Lochte put up a post on social media in which he was being injected intravenously with a permitted substance, but in unregulated quantities.
With Michael Phelps back in retirement, Caeleb Dressel stepped out of his idol's shadow to match the US legend's tally of seven golds at the world championships in Budapest.
Caeleb Dressel brought the curtain down on the World Championships with a historic seventh gold medal in Budapest on Sunday, equalling the record of swimming legend Michael Phelps.
The world swimming championships will usher in a new era following the retirement of American great Michael Phelps when eight days of racing commence at Budapest's Duna Arena on Sunday.
Two men were arrested for trespassing Monday after rushing US swimmer Ryan Lochte on the set of the popular American television show Dancing with the Stars.
US swimmer Ryan Lochte has been hit with a 10-month suspension following his bogus gunpoint robbery story during a drunken night out at the Olympics, two separate media reports said.
The Brazilian authorities have charged US swimming star Ryan Lochte with making a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Olympics
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Rio 2016 ‘Trollympics’: Shobhaa De, Vijay Goel, Ryan Lochte and others who made Olympics ‘memorable’
Athletes, officials, celebrities and even so called "celebrity writers" misfired in front of millions of spectators across the globe lending themselves to plenty of trolling by mere mortals of the Internet.
Here are some enduring takeaways from the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four sponsorship deals Monday — a major financial hit for the embattled gold medalist stemming from his spurious claim of being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, a story later discredited by Brazilian police.
Speedo USA announced Monday it has ended its sponsorship of embattled star Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte following his false claim that he had been robbed at gunpoint in Rio, a story he later admitted was "overexaggerated."
Ryan Lochte said he took "full responsibility" for vandalizing a gas station bathroom and then telling police an "overexaggerated" story about it during the Rio Olympics.
Ryan Lochte had to cop not to only being the boorish American, but has also become the poster boy for white privilege at these Olympics. Thankfully in this case, that didn't take him very far.
Day fifteen of the Rio Olympics 2016 saw only one Indian in action, with teen golfer Aditi Ashok rounding off the second week of the Games.