Venus and Serena Williams to Meet in 2017 Australian Open

After dominating in the semi-finals , sisters Venus and Serena Williams will face each other in the finals of the Australian Open this weekend. At age 36, Venus is the oldest player to reach a women’s major final since Martina Navratilova, then 37 and 258 days, at Wimbledon in 1994. She is back in a…

‘Bad Luck’ Follows U.S. Men’s 4×100 Relay Team to Rio

The men’s 4×100 relay was held Friday night and it didn’t end without controversy for the U.S. men’s relay team. 4×100 menThe U.S. 4×100 relay team consisting of Mike Rodgers (lead), Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay and Trayvon Brommel (anchor); finished third for bronze behind Jamaica (gold) and Japan (silver). After parading around the track with…

Second Chance Leads to Olympic Gold for U.S. Women’s 4×100 Relay Team

Second chance leads to Olympic gold for U.S. women’s 4×100 relay team. The U.S. women’s 4×100 relay team comprised of Tianna Bartoletta, Allyson Felix, English Gardner and Marolake Akinosun were disqualified from competition on Thursday morning following a botched second handoff between Felix and Gardner. Felix was bumped by Brazil’s Kauiza Venancio which caused her…