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  • Olympic Medalist Loses Her Wig On Long Jump (VIDEO)

    Olympic Medalist Loses Her Wig On Long Jump (VIDEO)

    This is quite embarrassing. On her opening long jump attempt at a Diamond League meet in Oslo on Thursday, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor lost her wig immediately after finishing her jump. The Nigerian, a 2008 Olympic silver medalist, leaped 6.21 meters, but wig landed a little further back as she landed and whipped her head back in the sand pit. She went […]

  • Michael Phelps Will Race a Great White Shark for ‘Shark Week’

    Michael Phelps Will Race a Great White Shark for ‘Shark Week’

    If you need any evidence that the Discovery Channel has embraced its campy roots with the pop-culture staple Shark Week, look no further than the main event on this year’s docket. “Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White,” will, as the name suggests, feature a race between 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps and a […]

  • Usain Bolt Wins Final Race In Jamaica (VIDEO)

    Usain Bolt Wins Final Race In Jamaica (VIDEO)

    Usain Bolt has done it again. The eight-time Olympic gold medalist, who is set for retirement after the world championships in August, smoked away the competition as he usually does, winning his final race in his native Jamaica.  Bolt finished atop the field in the 100 meters in Kingston in 10:03 seconds.   Usain Bolt’s last […]

  • Ryan Lochte Says He Contemplated Suicide After Scandal at Rio Olympics

    Ryan Lochte Says He Contemplated Suicide After Scandal at Rio Olympics

    Last summer U.S. swimmers Ryan Lochte, Jimmy Feigen, Gunnar Bentz, and Jack Conger found themselves embroiled in a scandal that rocked the Rio Olympics. After urinating outside the bathroom of a Rio gas station and supposedly causing some minor damage to the facilities, they got into an altercation with the gas station owner and his […]

  • Rickie Fowler and Allison Stokke are Officially Dating (PICS)

    Rickie Fowler and Allison Stokke are Officially Dating (PICS)

    A little over a month ago, we reported on the possibility that PGA star Rickie Fowler may be dating popular pole vaulter Allison Stokke. At the time, there was nothing official between the two.  Just a few Instagram posts of them together with some very cryptic captioning. I won! A post shared by R I C […]

  • Is Rickie Fowler Dating Pole Vaulting Hottie Allison Stokke? (PICS)

    Is Rickie Fowler Dating Pole Vaulting Hottie Allison Stokke? (PICS)

    One of the most sought after single male athletes dating one of the most sought after single female athletes? That appears to be what we have on our hands here, if we’re to believe Instagram, as professional golfer Rickie Fowler and American pole vaulter Allison Stokke have recently been sharing photos of the two of […]

  • Internet Reacts to Tanned Michael Phelps at NCAA Final (TWEETS)

    Internet Reacts to Tanned Michael Phelps at NCAA Final (TWEETS)

    Big sporting events like the NCAA men’s tournament final always bring out the big names, and last night’s final between North Carolina and Gonzaga was no exception. We’ve already showed you how the internet reacted to the appearances of former Zags star Adam Morrison and the daughter of NBA great John Stockton, Laura Stockton. But […]

  • WWE Signs Canadian Olympic Weightlifter Isabel Lahela (PICS + VIDS)

    WWE Signs Canadian Olympic Weightlifter Isabel Lahela (PICS + VIDS)

    Canadian Olympic weightlifter Isabel Lahela, 22, participated in a try-out with the WWE back in September and her efforts must have impressed them because she is being signed on to their women’s division. Some of her accomplishments include graduating from the University of Toronto with a degree in architecture and winning the Junior Ontario Championship in 2014. Along with being […]