Kelly Slater questions the testing of marijuana

Surf legend Kelly Slater is happy to submit to random drug tests but has queried whether marijuana should be a punishable offence in sport. The 11-time world champion is in Australia for the start of the ASP World Tour, which started with the Quiksilver Pro. It will be the first event to fall under new anti-doping … [Read the full story]

Will North Korea bomb the Winter Olympics?

International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge said on Wednesday that Pyeongchang’s resounding first-round win in the contest to host the 2018 Winter Olympics had taken him by surprise. Speaking after the South Korean city claimed 63 IOC members’ votes…beating out Munich, Germany, with 25 votes, and Annecy, France, with seven…Rogge said he had not expected … [Read the full story]