GENEVA (AP) — Olympic medalist Silvan Zurbriggen says he has retired from Alpine skiing at age 33 because of persistent back injuries.
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TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian football club FK Apolonia says two Serbian players have left the topflight team following an incident involving the Albanian flag.
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — The roof of the motor racing circuit that stages Formula One’s British Grand Prix was being repaired on Wednesday after it was damaged by high winds and extreme weather.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The Uganda Athletics Federation is investigating claims made by Commonwealth Games 10,000-meter champion Moses Kipsiro that he received a death threat from a coach, while police said Wednesday they had arrested a relative of the runner on suspicion of setting the coach’s house on fire.
ROME (AP) — Former Olympic race walking gold medalist Alex Schwazer says he is prepared to testify in an arbitration hearing over the 16-month ban given to his ex-girlfriend and former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner.