The 2022 Beijing Olympics have been under close scrutiny, in large part because of the human rights abuses against ethnic minorities. The U.S. and a number of other countries have announced diplomatic boycotts of the games.
January 13, 2022
An organization of world-class Iranian athletes is urging USA Wrestling to cancel a February match with Iran's squad after "Death to America" chants.
January 11, 2022
Iranian-American athletes urge "American wrestlers and athletes to react to such incidents."
January 6, 2022
Sheina Vojoudi: Mullahs do not want women to 'feel powerful in Iran. It’s dangerous for the regime.'
January 5, 2022
Nadia Popovici wrote a message on her phone urging Brian Hamilton, the Vancouver Canucks' assistant equipment manager, to get his mole checked out.
January 4, 2022
Bruce Arians said after the incident that Brown was 'no longer a Buc'
January 3, 2022
Iranian soccer player Mehdi Mahdavikia sparked controversy in Iranian media after he played in a match with an Israeli coach.
December 27, 2021
A nationwide spike in COVID-19 cases has hit the NBA hard in December after only 17 positives in October and November combined. More than 115 positive tests were recorded in players in the first 21 days of the month.
December 23, 2021
Al-Khatib was expelled from the national team for playing in a showcase match involving Israeli coach Avram Grant.
December 22, 2021