Alleged doping cover-up: Athletics officials have life bans upheld by Cas

Three athletics officials have had their life bans over an alleged doping cover-up upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.Papa Massata Diack, son of ex-IAAF president Lamine Diack, and Russians Valentin Balakhnichev and Alexei Melnikov had their appeals dismissed.They were charged in December 2015 with multiple breaches of anti-doping

How sport changed life of teenage cyclist

When she was young, Kiera Byland found life difficult - symptoms of autism and dyspraxia meant it was difficult for her to make friends.But one day she joined a cycling club and everything changed…Kiera can stand in front of 500 people and talk openly and honestly about what sport has

USC football: Sam Darnold adjusting to life in the spotlight

LOS ANGELES — Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold had nowhere to go, an unfamiliar position given his penchant for avoiding pressure as a redshirt freshman.However, there was no eluding the cameras and audio recorders in front of Darnold at Pac-12 media days Thursday. Not for the mandatory 25-minute interview availability,