Jessie Diggins Is on a Quest For More Than Medals

Jessie Diggins Is on a Quest For More Than Medals

The last few seconds are brutal. They are supposed to be. No matter how much or how hard Jessie Diggins trains, she never expects to feel good when she pushes toward her absolute limit at the end of a race. Sometimes she squeezes so much out of her body that her...
Mikaela Shiffrin Is Focused on the Process

Mikaela Shiffrin Is Focused on the Process

The Shiffrins discovered the lyrics on a wedding program in the pocket of an old tuxedo. They had been printed 25 years ago, read aloud at the ceremony and forgotten. Mikaela Shiffrin—easily the most accomplished competitive skier still active; perhaps, one day, the...
Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Top 10 Rankings

Women’s Boxing Pound-for-Pound Top 10 Rankings

Eddie Hearn was excited. In a recent interview, Hearn, Matchroom Boxing’s longtime promoter, giddily discussed a title unification fight. Only it wasn’t Anthony Joshua’s planned rematch with Oleksandr Usyk or Lawrence Okolie’s hunt for more belts at cruiserweight. It...