Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings, beach volleyball player talks about going for the gold in the 2016 Olympic Games and balancing the role of mother, wife and Olympic athlete.» Read More
Brazil Summer Olympics' athletes will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming ill and unable to compete. The Associated Press reports.
Discovery Communications wins the Olympic broadcasting rights across Europe over the span of the next four games.
David Zaslav, Discovery CEO, discusses the $1.45 billion deal to televise the Olympic games in 2018, 2020, 2022 and 2024 on television and on the Internet.
Paul McGinley, professional golfer, discusses the Ryder Cup, and the future of golf
Boston may have won the United States Olympic Committee bid for 2024, but not everyone in Beantown is excited to host.
It's remarkably expensive to host the Olympics, but Boston is proposing bargain-price games for 2024.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games on Tuesday.
Economic troubles at the only remaining rival bidder for the 2022 Olympics have left an open path for Beijing to host again.
Four time Olympics gold medalist Ben Ainslie, offers advice to investors on what it takes to be a winner in sports and in the markets.
Four time Olympics gold medalist Ben Ainslie discusses his attempt to raise £80 million ($128 million) to win the America's Cup.
Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics were meant to be different: compact, on budget and on time. But now, the optimism is ebbing.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports obstacle race courses are the fastest growing sport in the U.S. right now. The company's CEO Joe DeSena hopes to get to 42 countries and turn this into an Olympic sport.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the fastest growing sport in the U.S. right now: the Spartan Race. The company's CEO Joe DeSena hopes to get to 42 countries and turn this into an Olympic sport.
Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington are the cities still in the running for a possible U.S. bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Brazil's team may be favored to win the World Cup, but analysts don't believe hosting the tournament will boost the country's economy or its shares.
Brazil’s millionaire population will soar, boosted by the World Cup and the 2016 Olympic Games, according to a study.
Georgios Kavetsos, behavioral economist at the London School of Economics, says that it's very hard to measure the economic impact major sports events have on the hosting country ahead of the start of the World Cup in Brazil.
The International Olympic Committee has awarded NBC Universal the broadcast rights to Olympic coverage through 2032, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
NBCUniversal announced Wednesday it has acquired U.S. broadcast rights with the International Olympic Committee through 2032.
A top International Olympic Committee official called Rio de Janeiro's preparations to host the 2016 Summer Olympics "the worst I have experienced."