Gift Ngoepe was the first African-born player to make it to the big show. Major League Baseball is betting he won't be the last.
Authorities are looking into whether every member of Russia’s 2014 team was on performance enhancing drugs.
Polo, the sport of kings, hails from the forgotten, violent state of Manipur, India. Can anyone save its endangered, fabled horses?
Feel free to do the math.
They shoot, they score, they — move to Sweden?
Two pranksters jokingly signed up for a North Korean golf tournament. When government officials there approved, they just went with it.
National anthems have always inspired dissenters — but some countries treat their refuseniks better than others.
Goat carcasses, hawk hunting, bone throwing, and Steven Seagal: The World Nomad Games in photos.
This Kenyan coach borrowed his athlete's ID to get free breakfast, then took a doping test for him too.
Enes Kanter's family has disowned him over the NBA player's support for Fethullah Gulen.
Russian state television compared doping with performance enhancing drugs to using cupping treatments.
Egypt sent their first-ever women's beach volleyball team to the Olympics this year, and they were allowed to compete fully clad.