Embattled Wenger gets thumbs up from Farah

2017-02-17 14:25

Beleaguered Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger received some welcome support from British athletics legend and Arsenal fan Mo Farah.

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South African Athletics

Michael Johnson to Wayde: Don't change a thing

2017-02-17 13:20

Former 400m world record holder Michael Johnson sits down with Sport24's Lloyd Burnard to talk about Wayde van Niekerk.

 
International Athletics

Bolt: Wayde deserved Laureus award

2017-02-15 06:53

Usain Bolt feels South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk should have won the Laureus Breakthrough of the Year award.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya to be retrospectively awarded gold

2017-02-12 08:40

The decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport to ban Russia’s Mariya Savinova-Farnosova means Caster Semenya is in line to become SA’s greatest athlete.

 
International Athletics

Carter files doping charge appeal to CAS

2017-02-16 19:57

Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has filed an appeal of his recent doping confirmation with the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

 
International Athletics

No luck for Wayde at Laureus World Sports Awards

2017-02-14 22:15

Nico Rosberg was recognised ahead of Wayde van Niekerk in a tight contest for the Breakthrough of the Year trophy at the Laureus Awards in Monaco.

 
International Athletics

Bolt at the double to win inaugural Nitro meet

2017-02-11 13:42

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt secured a classy win for his All-Stars team on the final night of the inaugural Nitro Athletics.

 
International Athletics

PICS: Wayde van Niekerk meets #SaltBae

2017-02-15 10:01

Olympic gold medalist Wayde van Niekerk hung out with internet sensation #SaltBae at the Laureus World Sports Awards.

 
International Athletics

Only one Russian athlete has returned medal to IOC

2017-02-13 17:04

So far only one of the Russian athletes stripped of Olympic medals for doping has given it back to the International Olympic Committee.

 
South African Athletics

Russian doper banned, Semenya in line for Olympic gold

2017-02-10 14:47

Russian runner Maria Savinova was stripped of her 2012 Olympic gold medal for doping, putting Caster Semenya in line to become a two-time champion.

 
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International Athletics

IOC boss should resign, says Olympic champion

2017-02-09 17:01

Germany's Olympic discus champion Christoph Harting has called for International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach to resign.

 
International Athletics

Jamaican Carter free to compete pending CAS appeal

2017-02-08 12:54

Embattled Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter is allowed to compete pending the outcome of his appeal over retroactively testing positive.

 
South African Athletics

Mokoena bounces back in Germany

2017-02-06 10:10

Former Olympic silver medallist Khotso Mokoena made an impressive comeback to win the long jump event at the IAAF World Indoor Tour Meeting.

 
International Athletics

Russia names athletes seeking IAAF approval

2017-02-01 18:59

The Russian athletics federation (RusAF) revealed the names of 31 of its athletes who have applied to compete internationally as neutrals.

 
International Athletics

Coe aide kicked out of IAAF over hidden payment

2017-01-31 21:19

Nick Davies, one of IAAF president Sebastian Coe's closest aides has been expelled from world athletics' governing body over a hidden payment.

 
South African Athletics

Scott-Efurd breaks SA indoor 3 000m record

2017-01-30 14:51

Dominique Scott-Efurd has set a new South African women's 3 000m record at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Boston

 
South African Athletics

Van Niekerk seeking Bolt 200m showdown

2017-01-27 10:57

Wayde van Niekerk, the world 400m record holder and Olympic champion, is seeking a World Championships scheduling change so he can race Usain Bolt.

 
International Athletics

Usain Bolt leads his all-stars to relay win in Nitro meet

2017-02-09 16:59

Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell helped the Bolt All-Stars win the 4x100m mixed relay on the second of three nights of the Nitro Athletics meet.

 
International Athletics

Russian coaches can't work without doping - Mutko

2017-02-07 20:34

Russian coaches "don't understand how to work without doping" says Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko as the IAAF extend the ban on athletes from that country.

 
International Athletics

Bolt leads his All Stars to victory

2017-02-04 14:52

The world's fastest man Usain Bolt led his Bolt All-Stars to victory on the opening night of the inaugural Nitro Athletics teams event in Melbourne.

 
International Athletics

Russia stripped of London relay silver for doping

2017-02-01 14:04

Russia's 4x400m women's relay team was stripped of its London 2012 silver medal after the IOC named one of its athletes as a doping cheat.

 
 
 
International Athletics

Jamaica to appeal Bolt's lost gold

2017-01-27 10:11

Jamaican Olympic officials are likely to appeal the doping sanction of relay runner Nesta Carter that has cost Usain Bolt one of his nine Olympic gold medals.

 
South African Athletics

ASA announces new sub-committee

2017-02-09 10:21

The board of Athletics South Africa (ASA) has appointed a three member Ad Hoc committee to probe the status and role of corporate clubs.

 
International Athletics

Russia banned from London World Championships

2017-02-07 11:23

Russia will miss August's World Athletics Championships in London after their doping ban was extended.

 
International Athletics

Bolt in hurry to bring T20 success to track

2017-02-03 10:52

The athletics world is hoping to cash in on the success of cricket's high-octane Twenty20 format with a new team event spearheaded by Usain Bolt.

 
International Athletics

Bolt upbeat Down Under despite medal loss

2017-02-01 11:33

Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt has moved on quickly from the loss of a gold medal from his Olympic trove.

 
 
International Athletics

Bolt turns in medal, says 'rules are rules'

2017-01-28 09:02

Usain Bolt insists the loss of one of his nine Olympic gold medals because of the doping sanction of relay team-mate Nesta Carter won't tarnish his legacy.

 
International Athletics

Bolt can't outrun Jamaica's doping problem

2017-01-26 10:43

Even the least-cynical track fan could peer into the smoke screen that enveloped Jamaica's anti-doping program and recognise things weren't right.

 
 

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