2020 Olympics

United States' Michael Andrew prepares to start in his men's 50m backstroke heat at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, Saturday, July 27, 2019.
(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
July 28, 2019 - 12:07 pm
New faces emerged in the pool at the world championships a year out from the Tokyo Olympics.
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gold medal winner Brianna Rollins, center, silver medal winner Nia Ali, left, and bronze medal winner Kristi Castlin, all from the United States
(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
July 23, 2019 - 6:56 pm
The Tokyo Olympics open on July 24, 2020.
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AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
February 12, 2019 - 4:47 am
Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee has been diagnosed with leukemia less than 18 months before the Olympics in Tokyo.
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(Yang Ji-woong/Yonhap via AP, File)
October 12, 2018 - 4:52 pm
By PAUL NEWBERRY , AP Sports Columnist What if they threw an Olympic party, but no one was willing to host it? That day could be coming, and sooner than you might think. With news Friday that Stockholm is likely to pull out of the race for the 2026 Winter Games — just days after it was approved as...
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