Alexander Popov

Russia Set to Sign 4-Year Anti-Doping Agreement with IOC

Russian Olympic Committee President Stanislav Pozdnyakov announced that the nation will be signing a 4-year deal intended to further anti-doping measures.

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Alexander Popov Loses ROC Presidential Vote to Stanislav Pozdnyakov

Legendary Russian sprinter and 9-time Olympic medalist Alexander Popov came up short when the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) voted to elect a new president Tuesday.

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Aleksander Popov Perde Le Elezioni al ROC. Eletto Pozdnyakov

Aleksandr Popov ha perso le elezioni al Comitato Olimpico Russo. Ha ottenuto soltanto 54 voti contro il quattro volte campione olimpico…

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Alexander Popov Candidato Alla Presidenza Del Comitato Olimpico Russo

Nove medaglie olimpiche al suo attivo, ed ora Alexander Popov potrebbe essere il nuovo presidente del Comitato Olimpico russo. Scadenza di mandato…

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Alexander Popov Nominated for President of Russian Olympic Committee

9-time Olympic medalist and former sprint freestyle king Alexander Popov has been nominated by the Shooting Union of Russia as a candidate to succeed Alexander Zhukov as president of the Russian Olympic Committee.

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Come Rilassarsi Prima Di Una Gara Importante

Vuoi essere veloce? Rilassati. Il rilassamento è alla base di un’ottima performance. Alexander Popov lo sapeva, Ian Thorpe lo sapeva,…

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Sarah Sjöström wird 5. bei Wahl zum “Europas Sportler des Jahres”

Seit 1983 wählen europäische Sportjournalisten “Europas Sportler des Jahres”. Die Wahl erfolgt unter weiblichen und männlichen Sportlern, in Team- und…

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Sjöström ranks 5th at “European athlete of the year” award

European sports journalists chose soccer player Cristino Ronaldo as the “2017 European athlete of the year”. The professionals made their…

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A Look At The Stats From Budapest World Championships

Now that the World Championships in Budapest have come to a close, let’s take a look back at the numbers and see what’s interesting.

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Happy Olympic Day: Check Out The 20 Most-Decorated Olympic Swimmers Ever

June 23 marks Olympic Day, a holiday dedicated to the Olympic movement and its three pillars: move, learn and discover. To celebrate, we’re giving swim fans a chance to move (their mouse to scroll lower down this page), learn (about the most-decorated Olympic swimmers of all-time) and discover (some swimming legends they may not have previously known).

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7 Things You Should Know About Alexander Popov

One of the all-time greats, Alex Popov of Russia dominated the sprint freestyle events in the 1990’s. Here are 7 things you might not have known about the Sprint Tsar.

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Euro Recap: Manaudou Set to Join Popov and Hall Jr as a Repeat Champ

After qualifying for the 50 freestyle final with the fastest time in the semis Frenchman Florent Manaudou is aiming to repeat as the Olympic gold medalist in the event…

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Day 5 Finals Preview: Americans, Aussies Collide In Men’s 100 Free

Kyle Chalmers will look to pull off a big upset in the men’s 100 free tonight.

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Watch: Rio 2016 – Emotions (Video)

Watch Rio 2016’s video “Emotions”.

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50 Days Out From Rio: A Look At The History of the Men’s Olympic 50 Free

Today marks 50 days from the start of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. So to commemorate, we’re looking back at every men’s medalist in the 50 freestyle throughout Olympic history.

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