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2016 Olympics

India's Rio-bound wrestler Narsingh Yadav fails doping test for banned steroid, national anti-doping agency says - Reuters

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Narsingh Pancham Yadav

RT @HTSportsNews: #BREAKING | #Rio Olympics-bound wrestler Narsingh Yadav fails dope test: PTI https://t.co/5THXb2dnw7 - @htTweets



White Sox scratches pitcher Chris Sale less than an hour before game against Detroit Tigers for 'clubhouse incident' - NBC Chicago

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Women's National Basketball Association

WNBA President Lisa Borders on recent team and player uniform violation fines: 'All of us at the WNBA have the utmost respect and appreciation for our players expressing themselves on matters important to them... Given the league will now be suspending play until August 26th for the Olympics, we plan to use this time to work with our players and their union on ways for the players to make their views known to their fans and the public' - WNBA

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Women's National Basketball Association

WNBA says it is rescinding fines issued to several players who wore black warmup shirts in wake of police shootings

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2016 Olympics

Brazil police arrest man suspected of being part of group planning Olympics attack; 1 other still sought - AP

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2016 Olympics

Aly Raisman named captain of US women's gymnastic team for Rio Olympics - @Aly_Raisman

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Russian Football Union

Russian Football Union to appoint new head coach of national team on July 28, soccer official says - TASS

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Tour de France 2016

Chris Froome seems set to win 3rd Tour de France after retaining yellow jersey in penultimate stage - Guardian

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Tour de France 2016

Vine: Jon Izaguirre crosses the stage 20 Tour de France finish line in Morzine - @LeTour


Tour de France 2016

Spanish cyclist Jon Izaguirre wins stage 20 of the Tour de France - Le Tour


Tour de France 2016

Photo: Rainy weather, slick roads plaguing stage 20 of the Tour de France in Morzine - @LeTour


Formula One

Formula One driver Nico Rosberg on pole position for Hungarian Grand Prix - AFP

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Russian athlete doping scandal

Russia's sports minister Vitaly Mutko says Russian athletes have only a 1% chance of going to Rio Olympics, TASS news agency reports - Reuters

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Manchester United's Guillermo Varela loaned to soccer club Eintracht Frankfurt on season-long loan - @ManUtd

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Shooting at shopping mall in Munich, Germany, July 22, 2016

Photo: Tour de France athletes hold minute of silence for victims of Munich attacks - @LeTour

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England, United Kingdom

UK former Everton and Manchester United boss David Moyes will replace Sam Allardyce as Sunderland manager after Allardyce left to become England manager - BBC


2016 Olympics

In final tuneup before Rio Olympics, US women's soccer team defeats Costa Rica, 4-0 - Washington Post

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Controversial sports biochemist Stephen Dank discharged from Melbourne hospital after suspected drive-by shooting - Guardian

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American Kendra Harrison breaks world record in 100 meter hurdles in 12.2 seconds; record stood for 28 years - Reuters

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