SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Like so many children on this baseball-mad island, Fraidel Liriano wanted to sign with a Major League Baseball team and
Tobi Amusan of Nigeria set a world record in the women’s 100-meter hurdles on Sunday at the world track and field championships in Eugene, Ore.
Kara Winger arrived at the track and field world championships as one of the most decorated javelin throwers in American history. A nine-time national champion,
In recent years, Jakob Ingebrigtsen has collected a small constellation of tattoos on his arms and legs. A crescent moon near his right biceps. A
PARIS — Head down and legs churning, Jonas Vingegaard crossed the finish line of the penultimate stage of the Tour de France on Saturday and
In another men’s relay hindered by a butchered handoff exchange, the U.S. settled for a silver medal in Saturday’s 4×100-meter relay. They finished in 37.55
At the track and field world championships, distance runners compete on behalf of their countries. What’s less visible to the average fan is that most
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — A humble little baseball sits at the bottom of a display case for David Ortiz on the third floor of the Hall