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The finish line at the Iron Man World Championship in St. George (Photo Cred: Bonnie Stray, KSL TV)...
Chandler Holt

Ironman World Championship hosted in St. George for the first time

The Ironman World Championships have been held annually in Hawaii, since 1978. However, organizers are breaking the tradition, moving the championship to St. George, Utah.
8 days ago
Team USA’s Sophie Post works with Kylee during a soccer clinic after USA Deaf Soccer competed in ...
Jessica Lowell

Murray native representing Utah in the 2022 Deaflympics

A deaf soccer player from Murray is in Brazil representing the US. Sophie Post is playing on team USA in the 2022 Deaflympics in Brazil. 
10 days ago
Liga MX new real salt lake owners...
Dan Bammes

2 Liga MX soccer teams will meet in a friendly match at Rio Tinto June 15th

The Liga MX match continues a tradition of bringing top teams to Utah. It was facilitated by the Utah Sports Commission and Real Salt Lake.
14 days ago
FILE - Russia's Daniil Medvedev plays a return to Spain's Carlos Alcaraz during the men's singles s...
CHRIS LEHOURITES AP Sports Writer

Wimbledon bans players from Russia, Belarus over Ukraine war

One of those affected by the ban is second-ranked Daniil Medvedev. He won last year's U.S. Open and was this year's Australian Open runner-up.
26 days ago
Photo of new tags installed by Digital Seat Media for Utah Jazz home games...
Chandler Holt

Utah Jazz home games receive a big upgrade just before the playoffs

The Utah Jazz has partnered with Digital Seat Media to install tags that fans can scan to access seating maps, food ordering, and more.
1 month ago
AUGUSTA, GEORGIA - APRIL 04: Tiger Woods of the United States walks to the ninth tee during a pract...
Ben Morse, CNN

Tiger Woods intends to play in the Masters and thinks he can win

The 15-time major champion has been away from competitive golf for over a year, having suffered serious leg injuries in a car crash in February 2021.
1 month ago
Kansas head coach Bill Self, left, and North Carolina head coach Hubert Davis talk during a CBS Spo...
DAVE SKRETTA and AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writers

Tar Heels, Jayhawks enter NCAA title tilt with common roots

The storied programs heading into Monday night's NCAA men's championship game in New Orleans share stories and ties to some of the giants of the sport.
1 month ago
(The Vivint Arena, with a countdown to the 2023 NBA All-Star Game.  Photo: Paul Nelson, March 23, 2...
Paul Nelson

NBA watching Utah and the proposed transgender student sports ban

If a transgender sports ban is upheld by the Utah legislature, it's possible the 2023 NBA All-Star game could be pulled out of Salt Lake City.
2 months ago
Paralympians arrive in Salt Lake....
Lindsay Aerts

Paralympians return to Utah from Bejing

Paralympians flew into Salt Lake City on their way home from the Beijing games. They were greeted by a crowd of supporters.
2 months ago
BYU Utah women basketball...
Simone Seikaly

BYU, Utah women headed to NCAA basketball’s big dance

The NCAA women's basketball tournament will have a strong Utah presence with BYU and the University of Utah joining in the dance.
2 months ago
BYU players talk on the court as the Brigham Young Cougars play the San Francisco Dons in the 2022 ...
Simone Seikaly

BYU men’s basketball will sit out the dance, but not the NIT

It will be the first year that the BYU men miss the annual NCAA tournament since 2019.
2 months ago
FILE - Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass against the Los Angeles Rams d...
ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer

Tom Brady is returning to Tampa to play 23rd season in NFL

The seven-time Super Bowl champion announced his decision on Twitter and Instagram, saying he has "unfinished business."
2 months ago
The Ukrainian national anthem will be played before tonight's Jazz game....
Samantha Herrera

Local violinist to perform Ukrainian national anthem at tonight’s Jazz game

The Ukrainian national anthem will be performed by a local violinist before tonight's Jazz game. The NBA usually only plays the U.S. or Canadian anthems.
2 months ago
Athletes run during an Ironman event....
Samantha Herrera

Russian, Belarusian athletes banned from Ironman competition

The Ironman Group will ban Russian and Belarusian athletes in response to the invasion of Ukraine. The ban includes the upcoming World Championships.
3 months ago
Beijing Olympics Closing Ceremony...
TED ANTHONY AP National Writer

Beijing’s Olympics close, ending safe global moment

The closing ceremony caps an unprecedented Asian Olympic trifecta and sends the planet's most global sporting event off to the West for the foreseeable future.
3 months ago
Valieva Russian doping...
GRAHAM DUNBAR and DASHA LITVINOVA Associated Press

EXPLAINER: The drug behind Russia’s Olympic doping case

Lawyers for the 15-year-old Russian skater argued contamination from heart medication her grandfather was taking caused her positive test.
3 months ago
Kamila Valieva...
DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer

Valieva skates into first place after Olympic short program

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva, the heavily favored 15-year-old at the center of an Olympic doping scandal, overcame an early mistake.
3 months ago
Erin Jackson Utah...
PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer

Golden moment: Erin Jackson 1st Black woman speedskating medalist

Erin Jackson won the gold in the 500 meters and becomes the first Black woman to win a speedskating medal at the Winter Olympics.
3 months ago
Super Bowl 56 Rams...
The Associated Press

Super Bowl 56 recap: Top moments from Cooper Kupp to Eminem

A thrilling late touchdown drive gave the Rams a 23-20 win over the Bengals to win the Super Bowl, and Eminem took a knee during a star-studded hip hop halftime show performance.
3 months ago
Nathan Chen, of the United States, competes in the men's free skate program during the figure skati...
DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer

Chen’s near-perfect skate wins long-sought Olympic gold

The 22-year-old star landed all five of his quads during his "Rocketman" program to finish with 332.60 points, just three off his own world record.
3 months ago
United States' Lindsey Jacobellis (5), followed by France's Chloe Trespeuch (8) and Canada's Meryet...
BERNIE WILSON AP Sports Writer

Jacobellis wins Olympic gold medal, 1st for Team USA

Let that sink in for a moment because Jacobellis has been trying for 16 years!
3 months ago
Workers paint a logo on the field at SoFi Stadium days before the Super Bowl on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 20...
Mark Jones

New report says Utah residents are among most eager for Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is less than a week away and many fans think differently about the different aspects of the big game.
3 months ago
Chen record breaking...
DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer

Utah’s Nathan Chen delivers record short program to begin Olympic pursuit

American figure skater Nathan Chen shattered the world record during his short program at the Beijing Olympics.
3 months ago
utah utes win Pac-12 championship and head to rose bowl...
Curt Gresseth

Britain Covey on the art of the punt return, the healing power of horses and prepping for the NFL

Britain Covey, star U of U football wide receiver and punt returner, talks about prepping for the NFL, fickle fans on social media, the healing power of horses and life lessons learned from football.
3 months ago

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