American sprinter Justin Gatlin, unbeaten this season, is a candidate for IAAF world athlete of the year, without worrying about Usain Bolt.
Dennis Kimetto knocked 26 seconds off the world marathon record Sept. 28th as the sub-two hour mark moved a step closer.
The U.S. has the prestige tournaments but Europe has the best players and they walked away with another easy Ryder Cup win.
Europe added another layer of Ryder Cup dominance on Sept. 28th behind Rory McIlroy big start, two big rallies and a rookie’s big shot.
Lionel Messi scored his 400th and 401st goals for club and country and Neymar hit a hat trick as Barcelona thrashed Granada 6-0.
For the first time in eight years, Europe is ahead after the first full day of play at the Ryder Cup and on a roll in Scotland.
After a period of embarrassment, the U.S. basketball program is back on track with back-to-back world titles and ready for the Rio Olympics.
The U.S. won the world basketball title again but the real rise of international play began with the 1992 Dream Team in Barcelona.
Sam Querrey gave the U.S. a commanding 2-0 lead Sept. 12 in its Davis Cup World Group playoff against Slovakia.
After a close first half, the American team ran away to easily beat Lithuania, 96-68 to advance to the world basketball tourney title game.