THE LAST SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES

OLYMPIC HEADLINES

Katie Ledecky is off to a strong start at U.S. Olympic swimming trials, leads prelims of 400 free, 2024 June 15
Katie Ledecky got off to a rousing start Saturday at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials.
Kenyan teenage sensation Wanyonyi becomes third-fastest man in 800m as he qualifies for Olympics, 2024 June 15
Kenyan teenager Emmanuel Wanyonyi ran the fastest 800 meters since 2012 and his time of 1:41.70 on Saturday makes him the third-fastest man ever in the event.
Aussie swimmers Cameron McEvoy, Bronte Campbell reach 4th Olympics, singer Cody Simpson misses out, 2024 June 15
The Australian Olympic Committee has selected a 41-member swim team to represent Australia in the pool at the Paris Olympics, including Cameron McEvoy and Bronte Campbell, who will compete at their fourth games.
In first round of decisions, IOC gives 14 Russians, 11 Belarusians neutral status for Paris Olympics, 2024 June 15
The IOC approved 14 athletes from Russia and 11 Belarusians with neutral status to compete at the Paris Olympics in a first list from some sports published Saturday.
Unsafe levels of E. coli found in Paris' Seine River less than 2 months before Olympics, 2024 June 15
Water in the Seine River had unsafe elevated levels of E. coli less than two months before swimming competitions are scheduled to take place in it during the Paris Olympics, according to test results published Friday.
Esports Olympics set to launch after IOC presents proposal for video game project, 2024 June 14
The first Olympic Esports Games are set to be added soon to the IOC's portfolio of events as it seeks to attract and retain young audiences.
Jannik Sinner will play singles and doubles for Italy at the Paris Olympics, 2024 June 14
Top-ranked Jannik Sinner will compete in both singles and doubles at the Paris Olympics, the Italian tennis federation said Friday.
Spain Olympic men's soccer team cleared to select two players for Paris who changed national teams, 2024 June 13
The Spanish team for men's soccer at the Paris Olympics got permission Thursday from the IOC to select two players who previously played for other countries.
Nadal to skip Wimbledon so he doesn't have to switch from grass to clay for the Olympics, 2024 June 13
Rafael Nadal is going to skip Wimbledon, as expected, and instead prepare for the Paris Olympics by entering a clay-court tournament in Bastad, Sweden, he hasn't been to in 19 years.
Rafael Nadal says he will not play Wimbledon and instead will prepare for the Olympics in Sweden, 2024 June 13
Rafael Nadal is going to skip Wimbledon, as expected, and instead prepare for the Paris Olympics by entering a clay-court tournament in Bastad, Sweden.