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Dec 06, 2018
USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in aftermath of Larry Nassar abuse scandal; critics claim decision made to thwart investigatorsIn a statement on the organization's website, USA Gymnastics said it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Indiana in order to settle lawsuits brought by Nassar's victims.
Oct 16, 2018
LA 2028 hire Kathy Carter to head up commercial operations; hope to deliver over $5 billion in revenues from eventSports marketing executive Kathy Carter has been appointed by LA 2028 organisers to ensure a profitable return from the hosting of the tournament for the city.
Sep 19, 2018
Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov warns WADA of 'catastrophe for clean sport' if Russia ban is eased offWADA revealed last week that its compliance committee had recommended lifting its three-year suspension after receiving assurances from Russia's Ministry of Sport.
Sep 01, 2018
USA Gymnastics requests resignation of senior coach Mary Lee Tracy over 'inappropriate contact' with Aly RaismanArray
Apr 19, 2018
Olympic gold-medallist gymnast McKayla Maroney says she was abused hundreds of times by Larry NassarMcKayla Maroney was molested “hundreds” of times by former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, the Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast said on Wednesday.
Feb 09, 2018
Aly Raisman says ex-USA team coach John Geddert might have known about Larry Nassar's sexual abuse for yearsOlympic gold medallist Aly Raisman said on Thursday that former USA team coach John Geddert may have been aware of sexual abuse by Larry Nassar five years before the doctor's arrest.
Aug 22, 2017
Shalane Flanagan awarded 2008 Olympic silver medal in 10,000m as Elvan Abeylegesse banned for dopingUS distance runner Shalane Flanagan was celebrating on Monday after finally being awarded her silver medal from the 2008 Olympic Games 10,000 meters following a doping ban against Turkish second-place finisher Elvan Abeylegesse.
Jul 26, 2014
Basketball: FIBA to review 'discriminatory' ban on headgearTrying to douse the hurt sentiments of Sikh and Muslim players, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is ready to review its rule which prevents cagers from wearing headgear for religious reasons.