Fraser-Pryce opts out of 200m defence

2015-07-03 17:32
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Jamaican sprint star Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce says she will not defend her world 200m title in Beijing and will just race in the 100m.

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International Athletics

Powell fills Bolt's shoes and targets PB

2015-07-02 22:00
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Asafa Powell will attempt to fill the sizeable shoes of injured Jamaican compatriot Usain Bolt in the 100m at the Diamond League event in Paris.

 
South African Athletics

Nel faces toughest test of 2015

2015-07-01 13:23
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SA women’s 400m hurdles ace Wenda Nel faces a tough challenge when she lines up in her first Diamond League race of the season.

 
International Athletics

Jamaica starts testing athletes for drugs

2015-06-29 22:00
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Jamaica's anti-doping agency has started collecting blood samples to test athletes on the island that produces the world's most dominant sprinters.

 
South African Athletics

Team SA ready for Student Games

2015-07-02 14:22
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SA's rising sport stars are geared up to shine once again at the World Student Games in Gwangju, South Korea.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to see 'world's best doctor'

2015-07-01 13:10
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Sprint star Usain Bolt is in Munich, seeking treatment from famous doctor Hans-Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt.

 
International Athletics

Goucher lashes out at Salazar

2015-06-29 07:23
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Kara Goucher, one of the athletes who has levelled doping allegations against Alberto Salazar, lashed out at the coach.

 
South African Athletics

SA’s Simbine joins sub-10 second elite

2015-07-02 08:51
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SA sprinter Akani Simbine has become the the second South African to run a sub-10 second race.

 
International Athletics

Farah says he is 100% clean

2015-06-30 22:00
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Britain's double Olympic champion Mo Farah says he's 100% clean and will leave his coach, Alberto Salazar, if he was found guilty of violating any doping rules.

 
International Athletics

Gatlin blazes to 200m win

2015-06-29 06:58
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Justin Gatlin fired a World Championships warning shot, winning the 200m title at the US athletics championships in a blistering 19.57sec.

 
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South African Athletics

Horn, Alkana set personal bests

2015-06-27 09:48
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South African athletes have been in superb form at the European Premium Permit meeting in Turku, Finland.

 
International Athletics

Bolt's name missing from 100m list

2015-06-25 14:32
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Usain Bolt is no longer listed to run the 100 metres at Jamaica's national senior trials.

 
International Athletics

Bolt will work on 100 at trials

2015-06-24 10:12
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Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt will return to basics when he runs the 100 metres at the Jamaica Athletics Championships.

 
Athletics

Aleck Skhosana: One year later

2015-06-21 15:00
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Today marks exactly 12 months and 14 days since the new Athletics SA (ASA) board was elected into office.

 
South African Athletics

Challenge yourself at the CT Marathon

2015-06-18 11:23
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Pen it into your diary! An exhilarating festival of running takes place over the weekend of September 19-20, 2015, with a classic marathon taking centre stage.

 
International Athletics

Pearson ruled out of worlds

2015-06-15 07:42
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Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson has been ruled out of the world championships after shattering her left arm in a "traumatic" fall.

 
International Athletics

Van Zyl, Van Niekerk impress at IAAF champs

2015-06-14 12:37
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Wayde van Niekerk, 400m, and LJ van Zyl, 400m hurdles, have impressed at the IAAF Diamond League meeting held in New York.

 
International Athletics

Powell wins opening 100 heat

2015-06-26 07:49
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Former 100m world-record holder Asafa Powell made a strong start in winning his opening-round heat at the Jamaican Athletics Championships.

 
International Athletics

Gatlin disputes drug cheat label

2015-06-25 11:17
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Controversial sprinter Justin Gatlin does not understand why people insist on calling him a two-time drug cheat.

 
International Athletics

Pressure builds on Tyson Gay

2015-06-24 07:42
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Tyson Gay never realised how harmful stress could be until the American sprinter returned from a doping ban last year.

 
South African Athletics

Luvo Manyonga: From tik addict to Rio

2015-06-19 15:02
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SA long jumper Luvo Manyonga has returned after a battle with methamphetamines - and hopes to secure a spot at the Rio Olympics.

 
International Athletics

Mo missed drug tests ahead of Olympics

2015-06-18 09:12
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Britain's double Olympic champion Mo Farah missed two drug tests in the run-up to the 2012 London Games, the Daily Mail reports.

 
Athletics

SA athletes are smashing local and continental records

2015-06-14 15:00
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Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk (22) joined the growing list of high-flying South African track and field record holders when he chalked up a new African record over the 300m last Sunday.

 
International Athletics

Bolt notches narrow 200m win

2015-06-13 22:09
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Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt came away with victory in the 200m in New York, but admits he has work to do.

 
International Athletics

'New faces' overshadow Gay

2015-06-26 07:52
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Tyson Gay easily qualified but was overshadowed in the preliminaries of the 100m at the US world championships trials.

 
International Athletics

Salazar refutes BBC report

2015-06-25 10:57
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Alberto Salazar has denied allegations made in a BBC documentary that he helped runners use banned substances.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to run at Jamaica trials

2015-06-21 09:56
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Usain Bolt, off to a lackluster start to the season, will run in Jamaica next week even though he is assured of a World Championships berth.

 
International Athletics

Farah: Missed tests 'simple mistakes'

2015-06-19 15:03
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Britain's double Olympic champion Mo Farah has denied ever taking performance-enhancing drugs.

 
South African Athletics

Comrades champion to tie the knot

2015-06-15 09:37
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Just two weeks into his 90th Comrades Marathon victory celebrations, Gift Kelehe has announced his imminent marriage.

 
International Athletics

Benson secures Rio berth with win

2015-06-14 19:53
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Gordon Benson has overcome sweltering heat to win Great Britain's first European Games gold medal and secured a qualification berth for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

 
South African Athletics

Van Niekerk sets SA 400m record

2015-06-13 20:00
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SA sprinting ace Wayde van Niekerk blitzed to a new national record in the 400m at the New York Diamond League meeting.

 
 

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