American silver medalist Nick Symmonds took the opportunity to speak out against Russia's anti-gay propaganda laws yesterday at the World Track and Field Championships held in Moscow. He spoke to the BBC about his views.
The activist and actor George Takei is a vocal proponent of LGBT rights. He's backing a petition that would seek to move the 2014 Winter Olympics from Sochi, Russia, to Vancouver, Canada. Anchor Aaron Schachter speaks with him about the petition.
Wrestlers from Iran, Russia and the United States will go to the mat for their sport today in New York City's Grand Central Station. The wrestling exhibition is designed to draw attention to a sport the IOC wants to remove from the Olympic line-up.
Details emerged Tuesday about the defense athlete Oscar Pistorius is using in the shooting death of his girlfriend, the model Reeva Steenkamp. Host Aaron Schachter talks with The Worlds Anders Kelto in Cape Town.
Oscar Pistorius was a sports hero. Trooper Johnson is a member of the U.S. National Wheelchair basketball team and has competed in four Paralympic Games. He speaks with anchor Aaron Schachter about what Pistorius meant to the Paralympic movement.
Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Martin Atock, managing director of Peden Bloodstock, the company in charge of transporting more than 200 horses from 48 countries to China's Olympic equestrian venue, Hong Kong is the venue and the answer to our Geo Quiz today.
Having the honor to host the 2008 Summer Olympics has been a huge source of pride and drive for the Chinese government, but in a matter of weeks, the Games will be over, and it's unclear what legacy the Olympics will leave behind, as Anne Donohue reports.
BBC sports reporter Tom Fordyce put his own lungs on the line to sample the effects that air pollution could have on runners competing in the Beijing Olympics, and his 10-K run through the Chinese capital left him with a serious cough.