Diving

Olympic gold medalist diver and former Purdue standout David Boudia smiles during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. The 28-year-old Texan announced Tuesday that he intends to qualify for his fourth U.S. team in 2020. (John Terhune/Journal & Courier via AP)
September 12, 2017 - 3:05 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Olympic gold medalist David Boudia isn't giving up his Olympic dreams yet. The 28-year-old Texan announced Tuesday at Purdue University that he intends to qualify for his fourth U.S. team in 2020. Boudia is one of the most decorated international divers in American...
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A diver drops through the air from the Mostar bridge during the 451th traditional annual high diving competition, in Mostar, 140 kms south of Bosnian capital of Sarajevo, Sunday, July 30, 2017. Total of 41 divers from Bosnia and neighbouring countries competed diving from 25 meters high Old Mostar Bridge into the Neretva river. (AP Photo/Amel Emric)
August 01, 2017 - 4:58 am
MOSTAR, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Thousands of people converged on the southern Bosnian city of Mostar over the weekend for an annual diving competition from a historic bridge that has drawn crowds for more than four centuries. Over 10,000 spectators cheered and let off smoke bombs as they watched...
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Adriana Jimenez of Mexico competes in the women's high diving final of the 17th FINA Swimming World Championships at River Danube, in Batthyany square in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 29, 2017. (Zsolt Szigetvary/MTI via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 5:17 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Against the stunning backdrop of the Hungarian Parliament, looming on the opposite side of the Danube, 10 women spent a glorious summer afternoon climbing up a towering metal structure, all for the purpose of hurling themselves into a temporary pool. It all seemed like...
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United States' Chase Kalisz celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter individual medley final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Thursday, July 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 27, 2017 - 4:02 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — On a night when Katie Ledecky returned to a more familiar spot — the top rung of the medal podium — the U.S. men's team began passing the torch to a new generation at the world championships. Step aside, Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte. You've got a worthy successor in Chase...
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Great Britain's Thomas Daley poses with the gold medal for the men's 10 meter platform diving final and the silver medal for the mixed 3 meter springboard diving final at the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 22, 2017 - 3:14 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Chinese divers were marvelous. Tom Daley was even better. Banishing the memory of his Rio disappointment, the British diver captured his first individual medal at the world championships since 2009 with a thrilling victory over reigning Olympic champion Chen Aisen on...
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China's Zheng Li, right and Han Wang perform during the mixed 3m synchro springboard diving final at the 17th FINA World Championships 2017 in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 22, 2017 - 11:08 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China earned two more gold medals at the world championships on Saturday, including its eighth victory in diving. Li Zheng and Wang Han finished first in the synchronized mixed 3-meter event with 323.70 points. Grace Reid and Thomas Daley of Britain took the silver (308.04...
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July 20, 2017 - 10:58 am
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — A Dartmouth College women's sports team has been placed on probation for a year for violating the school's hazing policy by telling first-year members to give sexualized PowerPoint presentations. WCAX-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/2uBt7Ru ) that the Ivy League school in New...
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