Bolt makes surprise 2015 start

2015-03-01 09:36
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Usain Bolt has made a surprise 2015 season debut, running the anchor leg in a 4x100 relay heat victory at the Gibson Relays.

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Cape Town Marathon

Pienaar, Meyer going for gold

2015-02-24 14:35
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The Cape Town Marathon has become the first race in Africa to secure Silver Label status from the IAAF. Next step: Gold!

 
International Athletics

Bolt plans 2017 swansong

2015-02-14 14:56
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Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt plans to bow out in glory after the 2017 World Championships in London.

 
International Athletics

Bolt to add sparkle to Paris meet

2015-02-11 10:02
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Jamaican legend Usain Bolt will line-up in the 100m at the Diamond League meeting in Paris on July 4.

 
International Athletics

Farah sets indoor two-mile WR

2015-02-21 19:40
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Britain's double world and Olympic champion Mo Farah has set a new indoor world record over two miles.

 
Athletics

Bolt IGNITES Times Square

2015-02-11 11:10
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Usain Bolt was at the heart of a spectacular stunt in New York to launch PUMA IGNITE, a new PUMA running shoe.

 
International Athletics

New twist in Wanjiru's death

2015-02-10 18:46
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Samuel Wanjiru was killed by a blunt object to his head and did not commit suicide, a top pathologist has told an inquest.

 
International Athletics

IAAF plan doping crackdown

2015-02-17 15:20
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Athletics global governing body is to launch a doping crackdown on elite marathon runners after recent scandals.

 
International Athletics

Q & A with Usain Bolt

2015-02-11 13:17
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Usain Bolt sat down to answer a few questions about his training programme, his new running shoes and what IGNITEs him.

 
International Athletics

Isinbayeva to make comeback

2015-02-10 14:35
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Pole vault world-record holder Yelena Isinbayeva is planning to make a comeback ahead of next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

 
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International Athletics

Valentine's date for Bolt

2015-02-06 08:34
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Six time Olympic champion Usain Bolt is to open his 2015 World Championships season on Valentine's Day at the Camperdown Classic.

 
South African Athletics

Buud forced out of Comrades

2015-02-04 11:15
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Jonas Buud, runner-up in the 2013 Comrades Marathon, has announced his withdrawal from this year’s race.

 
International Athletics

Jeptoo doping hearing underway

2015-01-15 13:13
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Kenyan drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo has arrived in Nairobi for a hearing to find out how long she will be banned from the sport.

 
Athletics

Powell wants gold

2015-01-12 19:04
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Jamaica's Asafa Powell believes a change in coach and new training approach may help him rediscover his form and win gold.

 
International Athletics

WADA takes 3 000 Russian samples

2014-12-24 15:07
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A WADA commission has visited Moscow and taken around 3 000 samples from local athletes for testing.

 
International Athletics

Jeptoo's 'B' sample positive

2014-12-20 00:12
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Kenya's top woman marathon runner Rita Jeptoo is facing a two-year suspension after her 'B' sample turned positive for EPO.

 
International Athletics

Gay's former coach banned

2014-12-18 11:30
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Former sprinter and coach of US sprinter Tyson Gay, John Drummond, has been banned for eight years.

 
Two Oceans Marathon

Two Oceans Ultra entries close

2015-02-05 12:16
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Two Oceans Ultra Marathon entries have closed for the 56km run on Easter Saturday, April 4.

 
International Athletics

Bubka to take on Coe

2015-01-28 14:22
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Ukrainian pole vault legend Sergei Bubka will challenge Britain's Sebastian Coe for the presidency of the IAAF.

 
International Athletics

Radcliffe signs off in London

2015-01-14 15:31
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British world record-holder Paula Radcliffe will race her final marathon in London on April 26, organisers announced.

 
International Athletics

Doping crisis grave - Kiplagat

2015-01-09 16:20
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The head of Kenya's athletics governing body says the crisis over doping among the distance runners is "as bad as HIV/Aids".

 
International Athletics

Freeman's bodysuit turns up

2014-12-23 15:39
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One of Australia's greatest sporting mysteries may have been solved after Cathy Freeman's missing bodysuit turned up.

 
International Athletics

Kenya defends doping record

2014-12-19 17:49
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Kenyan athletics has defended the country's record on doping, despite 32 positive tests for banned substances in the last five years.

 
International Athletics

Kipsang misses dope test

2014-12-17 07:08
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Kenya's former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang has been notified of a missed dope test by the IAAF.

 
Two Oceans Marathon

Gebrselassie heading for CT

2015-02-04 10:04
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Haile Gebrselassie will be in Cape Town in April to support the 2015 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon participants.

 
International Athletics

Gamera-Shmyrko claims hat trick

2015-01-25 12:44
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Tatyana Gamera-Shmyrko of Ukraine has claimed her third consecutive Osaka women's marathon victory, the 2nd to do so.

 
International Athletics

Kenyan foursome head to London

2015-01-14 15:31
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London Marathon champion Edna Kiplagat will face two former winners and the fastest half-marathon runner ever in this year's race.

 
International Athletics

100/200m records will fall - Bolt

2015-01-01 12:16
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Jamaican sprinting superstar Usain Bolt believes he can better his world records over 100m and 200m.

 
International Athletics

Mokoena highlights stellar year

2014-12-22 08:00
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SA's horizontal-jumps king Khotso Mokoena confirmed his status as one of the country's greatest athletes in 2014.

 
International Athletics

Bolt against programme change

2014-12-18 11:30
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Usain Bolt says reports suggesting the 200m is among athletics events at risk of being cut from the Olympic programme is "ridiculous".

 
Athletics

Two Kenyan runners banned for doping

2014-12-16 15:30
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Kenyan marathon runners Viola Kimetto and Joyce Kiplimo have been banned for two years for doping, Athletics Kenya (AK) said.

 
 

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