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Rebuttal: Why Athletes Should Use Gels

<i>Editor’s Note: Last month’s Physiology & Nutrition post, OSMO co-founder Stacy Sims’ regular column, discussed why she thinks gels are a poor choice</i> …

Hesjedal speaks about past doping offenses

TRIESTE, Italy (VN) — Former Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal said Michael Rasmussen spoke truthfully about Hesjedal’s prior doping, and that …

Colombia celebrates Quintana's Giro d'Italia win

Colombia, a nation that has been much more likely to be the source of violent headlines than uplifting ones over the last few decades, holds immense …

Strip Qatar of the 2022 World Cup, says FA chairman

Greg Dyke says that if the process of awarding the World Cup in 2022 was “corrupt”, it has to be “looked at again”<p>The chairman of the Football Association has called for Qatar to be stripped of the World Cup if it is proven that the Gulf state’s top football official paid millions of dollars to …

Final Test for Sao Paulo Stadium Before World Cup Begins

The Sao Paulo stadium hosting the opening match of the World Cup staged a second test game Sunday, with its upper north terrace closed and its southern counterpart at half capacity on firefighters' orders. The new Corinthians Arena remains an unfinished addition to the skyline in Brazil's stylishly …

Belmont Stakes 2014 schedule: Triple Crown event caps 10-race Saturday at Belmont Park

All eyes will be on California Chrome the week leading up to the final leg of the Triple Crown.<p>Excitement surrounds the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes as California Chrome will shoot for horse racing's first Triple Crown since 1978.<p>The Belmont Stakes<p>California Chrome still a heavy favorite<br>• Why …

Uefa to stage sit-down protest against Blatter's refusal to end controversial 16-year Fifa reign

Exclusive: All 54 members of European football’s governing body, including FA's Greg Dyke, to snub Sepp Blatter's announcement he is standing for re-election as Fifa president<p>European football’s leaders will stage a sit-down protest against Sepp Blatter next week as the clamour for regime change at …