Allyson Felix out of Doha meet

2016-04-28 11:37

Organisers say Olympic 200-metre champion Allyson Felix has pulled out of the Diamond League meet in Doha next week.

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Australia joins 'substance-checker' alliance

2016-04-27 08:26

Australia have hooked up with Britain, Canada, Japan and the USA in an alliance allowing athletes to check whether a medication is prohibited.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to run 100m at Ostrava in May

2016-04-26 15:23

Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt will run the 100m at the Golden Spike meet in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava on May 20.

 
International Athletics

Kipchoge defends London Marathon title

2016-04-24 13:21

Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya set a new course record in winning the London Marathon for the second straight year.

 
International Athletics

'Super Sanchez' announces retirement

2016-04-27 08:15

Two-time Olympic 400m hurdles gold medalist Felix Sanchez has announced his retirement.

 
International Athletics

Officer dies running London Marathon

2016-04-25 15:09

A British Army officer has died after collapsing three miles short of the London Marathon finish line.

 
International Athletics

Bolt, Rousey make Time's 'influential' list

2016-04-22 08:17

Sports figures including Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt pepper Time magazine's 2016 "100 Most Influential People".

 
International Athletics

Russia races against time to reach Rio

2016-04-27 08:18

There are just 100 days until the Rio Olympics as Russia fights for a place in the athletics contest.

 
South African Athletics

ASA to study Mbalula's bid bombshell

2016-04-25 13:51

Athletics South Africa has taken note of the announcement by Fikile Mbalula that he has withdrawn the privilege of hosting international events from ASA.

 
International Athletics

Kenyans favoured in London marathon

2016-04-21 12:25

Ethiopian athletes may have obliterated their opponents in the Boston marathon, but Kenyans are strong favourites to win Sunday's London race.

 
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International Athletics

Rihanna snubs Usain Bolt date request

2016-04-21 10:12

Rihanna has snubbed Olympian Usain Bolt's request for a date after he declared his love for her.

 
International Athletics

Ethiopia sweep at Boston Marathon

2016-04-18 19:04

Lemi Berhanu Hayle and Atsede Baysa led an Ethiopian clean sweep at the Boston Marathon with victory in the men's and women's races.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya does 400-800 double at nationals

2016-04-16 14:34

Caster Semenya won national titles in the 400 and 800 metres and ran Olympic qualifying times in both events at the SA championships.

 
International Athletics

Kenya vows to beat anti-doping deadline

2016-04-11 15:00

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta will give priority to pass a new anti-doping law and ensure his country compete in Rio.

 
International Athletics

IAAF rejects corruption appeal by Kenya

2016-04-08 14:34

The IAAF ethics board has upheld the provisional suspension of Kenyan athletics chief executive Isaac Mwangi.

 
South African Athletics

Du Preez honoured by Laureus nomination

2016-04-06 09:09

SA’s only nominee this year for a Laureus World Sport Award, wheelchair athlete and cyclist Pieter du Preez, is honoured to have been nominated.

 
International Athletics

Kenya hopeful of dodging WADA sanctions

2016-04-05 16:27

Kenyan officials are optimistic the country will be granted more time to pass a robust anti-doping law and avoid a threatened Olympics ban.

 
International Athletics

Kenya pass anti-doping bill

2016-04-19 18:56

Kenya passed a new law in accordance with WADA demands that will allow their athletes to take part at Rio 2016.

 
International Athletics

Ethiopia's Abera wins Hamburg Marathon

2016-04-17 14:02

Tesfaye Abera of Ethiopia has won the Hamburg Marathon while countrywoman Meselech Melkamu dominated the women's race.

 
South African Athletics

Van Zyl, Fredericks to resume rivalry

2016-04-14 14:16

One of the most exciting rivalries will resume when LJ van Zyl and Cornel Fredericks battles it out to become the SA 400-hurdles champion.

 
South African Athletics

April sets record at Hannover Marathon

2016-04-11 13:34

ASA has extended its congratulations to Lusapho April who made history by becoming the first man to win the Hannover Marathon three times.

 
International Athletics

WADA extends Kenya's doping deadline

2016-04-07 16:23

Kenya were given a deadline extension by the World Anti-Doping Agency to implement their code or risk missing out on Rio.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to launch 2016 campaign in May

2016-04-05 21:05

Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt will run his first 100m of the 2016 season next month at the Cayman Invitational Meet.

 
South African Athletics

Comrades doping scandal sees 2 top runners suspended

2016-04-04 12:53

Two men who finished in the top 10 of the 2015 Comrades Marathon have been suspended for two years in a fresh doping scandal.

 
South African Athletics

Van Dyk pipped to Boston title

2016-04-19 09:48

South Africa’s Ernst van Dyk has narrowly missed out on winning his 11th title in the men’s wheelchair division at the 120th Boston Marathon.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya makes history at nationals

2016-04-16 21:39

South Africa’s Caster Semenya has made history at the SA Senior Championships in Stellenbosch.

 
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WADA announces meldonium amnesty

2016-04-13 16:22

Athletes who tested positive for meldonium before March 1 this year could have their bans overturned.

 
International Athletics

Kenya's Kipserem wins Rotterdam Marathon

2016-04-10 16:40

Marius Kipserem of Kenya won the 36th Rotterdam Marathon making the most of warm and almost wind-free conditions.

 
International Athletics

Kenya president hopeful athletes will go to Rio

2016-04-06 17:38

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta expressed his hope that athletes would compete in Rio despite doubts over the country's anti-doping legislation.

 
International Athletics

Russian champ gets doping suspension

2016-04-05 17:45

Russian hammer thrower Tatyana Lysenko, the reigning Olympic champion, has been provisionally suspended for doping.

 
International Athletics

Kenya's Kotut wins Paris marathon

2016-04-03 11:45

Kenya's Cyprian Kotut won the 40th edition of the Paris marathon, adding to his half-marathon victory less than a month ago.

 
 

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