Rowing

Japan international Mafi voted Rebels' player of the year

Jul 19, 2017

Tonga-born Japan international Amanaki Mafi has won the Melbourne Rebels player of the year award

Cordner leads Roosters over Broncos in National Rugby League

Jun 3, 2017

Two tries from second rower Boyd Cordner led the Sydney Roosters to an 18-16 win over Brisbane, moving the Roosters into the top four in the National Rugby League

Afghan wounded warriors compete for spot in Invictus Games

May 13, 2017

Wounded warriors from Afghanistan's National Security Forces are competing for a spot in the Invictus Games to be held in Canada in September

Pitt rowers: Laptops, wallets, uniforms taken before regatta

May 12, 2017

The University of Pittsburgh rowing team says wallets, laptops and uniforms were among items stolen from team vans as they prepared for Philly's Dad Vail Regatta

Oxford wins boat race after WWII bomb removed from Thames

Apr 2, 2017

Oxford University reclaimed the boat race title from Cambridge on Sunday hours after police removed an unexploded World War II-era bomb near the start of the course on the River Thames

Allman Brothers Band co-founder's wife arrested in Florida

Mar 29, 2017

The wife of a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band is accused of pointing a rifle at members of a rowing team in Florida

Rowing votes to drop men's lightweight race from Olympics

Feb 11, 2017

Rowing's governing body has voted to drop lightweight men's four from the 2020 Tokyo Olympic program despite opposition from Asian countries

US Olympic gold hasn't made for winning bets in Las Vegas

Aug 19, 2016

Rowing, shooting and judo _ the U.S. may have won big gold medals in those Olympic events but some of the most prominent Las Vegas sports books didn't even bother with them

Sharon van Rouwendaal romps to open water win at Copacabana

Aug 15, 2016

In the sewage-filled waters off one of the world's most famous beaches, Sharon van Rouwendaal claims gold for the Netherlands in the women's Olympics open-water race at Copacabana

Usain Bolt still the fastest man in the world

Aug 15, 2016

Usain Bolt is still the world's fastest man, winning the 100 meters; even a slow start out of the blocks couldn't keep him from gold