Wayde vows to get 'ridiculous' in 300m

2017-06-27 14:51

SA track sensation Wayde van Niekerk has vowed to get "ridiculous" when he competes in the little-run 300m at the Golden Spike meet in Ostrava.

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International Athletics

Farah calls time on track racing

2017-06-27 14:26

British distance running legend Mo Farah says he has no regrets about calling time on his glittering track career to focus on road racing.

 
International Athletics

Blake takes sprint double at Jamaica nationals

2017-06-26 07:09

Olympic Games silver medallist Yohan Blake copped his third sprint double at the Jamaican nationals, winning the 200 meters in 19.97 seconds.

 
 
International Athletics

Ostrava - the city Bolt calls home from home

2017-06-27 09:38

Ostrava is a place Usain Bolt calls a second home, an unlikely compliment for a polluted steel city in the northeastern Czech Republic.

 
International Athletics

Coleman downed again as upsets hit trials

2017-06-26 07:50

Sprinter Christian Coleman suffered a shock 200m defeat as upsets dominated the final day of the US World Championship Trials.

 
International Athletics

Harrison romps, Kendricks soars at US trials

2017-06-25 08:02

Hurdles star Keni Harrison romped to victory at the US World Championships trials as pole vaulter Sam Kendricks soared through the six-meter barrier.

 
International Athletics

This will be my final season - Bolt

2017-06-26 17:12

Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt insists this "emotional" season will indeed be his last, bringing the curtain down on a glittering career.

 
 
South African Athletics

US paralympic star breaks Oscar's record

2017-06-24 17:33

Paralympic athlete Blake Leeper broke Oscar Pistorius' record for the T43 400m at the US world championship trials.

 
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International Athletics

Thompson, Blake win 100m at Jamaican championships

2017-06-24 17:41

Elaine Thompson and Yohan Blake were crowned 100m winners at the Jamaican Track and Field Championships.

 
International Athletics

Coleman, Gatlin ease into final at US trials

2017-06-24 10:19

Rising star Christian Coleman eased into the final of the 100m at the US World Championship trials on Friday.

 
International Athletics

Jamaica perfects art of developing sprinters

2017-06-23 09:47

When Usain Bolt hangs up his spikes after the World Championships, the athletics world will bid farewell to the greatest sprinter the sport has seen.

 
International Athletics

US trials blast into action

2017-06-23 07:23

Rising sprint star Christian Coleman made an explosive start to his US World Championship trials campaign.

 
International Athletics

Kenya faces change of guard in London trials

2017-06-21 15:00

Kenya's reigning world champions face a tough challenge from a crop of young runners as the country prepares to choose the team to defend their title in London.

 
International Athletics

Coleman poised to upstage Gatlin at US trials

2017-06-21 07:18

The next generation of American sprinting talent will be on display when the US Track and Field Championships get under way in Sacramento.

 
South African Athletics

SA long jumpers on form in Stockholm

2017-06-19 07:19

Luvo Manyonga and Ruswahl Samaai dominated the men's long jump discipline at the sixth leg of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm.

 
International Athletics

Gatlin stuns Coleman at US trials

2017-06-24 17:30

Justin Gatlin stormed to victory in the 100m at the US world championship trials, upstaging rising star Christian Coleman.

 
South African Athletics

Fordyce confirms attack on morning jog

2017-06-23 17:44

World renowned ultra-distance legend, South Africa's Bruce Fordyce, has confirmed he was assaulted at gun point while on a Friday morning run in Johannesburg.

 
South African Athletics

Fordyce attacked while on morning run

2017-06-23 09:46

World renowned ultra-distance legend, South Africa's Bruce Fordyce, has been attacked and assaulted while on a Friday morning run.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to run in Monaco before world championships

2017-06-21 22:03

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt will run the 100m at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco in July, organisers have announced.

 
 
South African Athletics

Van Niekerk 'ready' to tackle 100m in Velenje

2017-06-20 17:00

South African star athlete Wayde van Niekerk will run his first international 100m in Velenje, Slovenia.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya claims gold in Oslo

2017-06-15 22:11

Caster Semenya continued her impressive season by winning the 800m event at the IAAF Diamond League event in Oslo.

 
International Athletics

Kenya London squad loaded with champions

2017-06-24 17:08

David Rudisha was among a host of Kenyan champions included in their squad for the IAAF World Championships in London in August.

 
International Athletics

Kenyan cross country aces Tirop, Cheptai set for worlds

2017-06-23 16:20

Former world cross country champion Agnes Tirop won the women's 10,000 metres on the first day of the Kenyan world championship trials.

 
International Athletics

Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps

2017-06-23 08:30

Five months pregnant and running an 800m in brutal heat, Alysia Montano lived up to the best traditions of the Wonder Woman superhero character.

 
International Athletics

Three Russians banned after Beijing retesting

2017-06-21 21:29

The Beijing Olympics relay silver medallist Anastasiya Kapachinskaya and two other Russian athletes were banned for four years for doping.

 
South African Athletics

Wayde blasts to 100m personal best

2017-06-21 08:34

Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk set a new 100m personal best at the International Athletics Meeting in Velenje, Slovenia.

 
International Athletics

De Grasse flies to victory in Stockholm

2017-06-19 07:38

Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse breezed to victory in the 100m at the Stockholm Diamond League meeting, with a strong wind powering him to a blistering 9.69sec.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya leads SA raid on Oslo

2017-06-14 22:25

Caster Semenya starts as favourite in her specialist discipline as she leads five SA athletes at the fifth leg of the IAAF Diamond League series in Oslo.

 
 

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