Humidity, Extreme Temperatures in Tokyo Impact Olympic Triathlon Qualifier — A ‘Major Worry’ for Organizers of Next Summer’s Games

(TOKYO) — Tokyo’s summer heat has forced an Olympic women’s triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures that are likely to impact next year’s games. The International Triathlon Union reduced the running portion of the triathlon from…

Tennis Player Fined $113,000 for Swearing, Racket Smashing, Unsportsmanlike Conduct and ‘Ball Abuse’ During Match

(MASON, Ohio) — Nick Kyrgios was fined $ 113,000 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) for expletive-filled outbursts in which he smashed rackets, insulted a chair umpire and refused to get ready to return serve during a second-round match…