ZURICH (Reuters) – The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rejected requests by five Russian cross-country skiers who were suspended in a doping probe to be allowed to take part in this year’s world championships, the tribunal said on Tuesday.
LONDON (Reuters) – Renault unveiled their 2017 Formula One car on Tuesday and said it targeted fifth place in the championship and possible podium finishes after struggling among the backmarkers last season.
BERLIN (Reuters) – The re-testing of samples from the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics in Russia to identify any cheats who had competed there will last another five years to 2022, the International Olympic Committee said.
SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean conglomerate Samsung Group will make good on its sponsorship promises to the 2018 Winter Olympics despite being caught up in a corruption scandal that saw its chief arrested last week, Pyeongchang chief Lee Hee-beom said on Tuesday.
(The Sports Xchange) – The Sacramento Kings made official on Monday that center DeMarcus Cousins is heading to the New Orleans Pelicans in a blockbuster trade involving five players and two draft picks.