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Diving in: Miller-Uibo will run 200, may defend 400 title

Jul. 31, 2021 06:06 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — The scrapes on her knee, stomach and forearms have long since healed. Well worth the price for that 400-meter gold medal. The last time everyone saw Shaunae Miller-Uibo on the Olympic stage, the sprinter from the Bahamas was diving across the finish line....

Coe sees track and field healthy ahead of Olympic program

Jul. 27, 2021 12:17 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — With no Usain Bolt on the track and no fans in the stadium, Sebastian Coe still believes his sport is in good shape heading into the track and field program at the Tokyo Olympics. A potential superstar in the pole vault along with world record threats in...

Olympic scandals march on long after torch goes out

Jul. 22, 2021 06:56 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — From doping to demonstrations to dirty officials, the Olympics have never lacked their share of off-the-field scandals and controversies that keep the Games in the headlines long after the torch goes out. The five-year gap since the last Summer Olympics has been no different. A...