Report: Leadership of Olympic federations lacking in women

As athletes around the world head to Rio de Janeiro for the Summer Olympics this week, men continue to overwhelmingly outnumber women in leadership spots at international organizations that govern the games, a new report shows.

  • Written by KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer

Taekwondo star Steven Lopez to fight in record 5th Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The first time Steven Lopez made the U.S. Olympic taekwondo team, he was just 15 years old. More than two decades later, the Texas-based fighter recently qualified again and will likely be the oldest athlete competing in taekwondo at the Rio de Janeiro games.

  • Written by MARIA CHENG, Associated Press