Tough 2 days of testing an eye-opener for F1 boss Gene Haas

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Formula One newcomer Gene Haas got a taste of how frustrating Formula One can be, when his Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez spent Wednesday stuck in the team garage while rivals clocked lap after lap in perfect sunny conditions.

  • Written by JEROME PUGMIRE, AP Sports Writer

IOC identifies 43 potential refugee athletes for Rio Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic officials have identified 43 candidates for a team of refugee athletes who will compete in the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro in a "message of hope" for millions of refugees around the world, the IOC said Wednesday.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer