Records for Manyonga, Zazini in Pretoria

2017-03-17 23:04

Teenager Sokwakhana Zazini and Luvo Manyonga have set records on the opening day of the Athletics Gauteng North Championships.


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International Athletics

Van Niekerk, Bolt headline Jamaican meet

2017-03-17 23:12

Usain Bolt, fellow world record holders David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk and middle distance king Mo Farah will headline the JN Racers Grand Prix.

South African Athletics

Viljoen, Semenya shine in Potchefstroom

2017-03-16 06:45

Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen opened their 2017 seasons with convincing victories.

International Athletics

Russia still has work to do to get ban lifted: WADA chief

2017-03-13 19:01

Russia still has "significant work" before its scandal tainted anti-doping operation regains global recognition, WADA chief Craig Reedie has warned.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk: I still have much more to prove

2017-03-17 14:15

Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk says that he still has so much more to prove as an athlete leading up to the IAAF World Championships.

South African Athletics

Semenya, Viljoen headline Potchefstroom meet

2017-03-14 12:16

Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen headline the third leg of the ASA Speed Series in Potchefstroom.

International Athletics

CAS bans Russian doping 'mastermind'

2017-03-13 17:25

The CAS has issued a life ban against doctor Sergei Portugalov, the alleged mastermind of doping in Russian track and field.

International Athletics

Tracks of their tears as Krabbe takes hospice role

2017-03-16 19:16

On the track, controversial ex-world champion Katrin Krabbe was one of the fastest, now she works as a volunteer in a hospice.

International Athletics

Bolt to skip World Relays

2017-03-13 19:22

Usain Bolt is poised to skip next month's IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas as he prepares to retire from the sport later this year.

International Athletics

IOC freezes grants to Kenyan Olympic body

2017-03-09 21:00

The ICO imposed a freeze on grants to the Kenyan Olympic committee in a move which would affect the running of national sports activities in the country.

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Despite a labouring win over the Kings, Mark Keohane tips the Sharks to be too good for the Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

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South African Athletics

Teen stuns Wayde van Niekerk in 100m Bloem meet

2017-03-09 08:19

Teenage sprinter Gift Leotlela racked up one of the biggest wins of his career to beat Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk in the 100m race.

International Athletics

Fredericks replaced on IAAF taskforce due to graft probe

2017-03-06 20:54

Former sprinter Frankie Fredericks has revealed that he had stepped down from an IAAF taskforce investigating Russian doping amid a corruption probe.

International Athletics

Kynard stretches high jump title run

2017-03-05 07:47

London Olympic high jump runner-up Erik Kynard captured his eighth consecutive US national title.

International Athletics

Felix targeting 2020 Olympics

2017-02-28 11:50

US track queen Allyson Felix says she has set her sights on the 2020 Olympics after winning a record sixth gold medal at last year's Rio Games.

International Athletics

Six appeal as Kenyan Kipsang wins Tokyo Marathon

2017-02-26 07:53

Kenya's Wilson Kipsang stormed to victory in the Tokyo Marathon in the fastest race ever run in Japan.

International Athletics

IAAF green light for three Russian athletes

2017-02-24 09:25

Three Russian athletes were given the green light to compete internationally under a neutral flag by athletics' world governing body the IAAF.

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.

South African Athletics

Cape Town Marathon awarded gold status

2017-03-07 14:42

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers have announced the race has been awarded IAAF Gold Label Status.

International Athletics

'I'm a clean athlete' insists Mo Farah

2017-02-26 16:18

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah insisted he was "a clean athlete" after a leaked report suggested that his coach had broken anti-doping rules.

South African Athletics

Striding ahead of the pack

2017-02-26 05:59

Having had the best year of his career last year, Elroy Gelant took his training camp to Kenya last month and tells Simnikiwe Xabanisa how it’s going.

International Athletics

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.

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

Fredericks leaves 2024 Olympic bid role

2017-03-07 21:30

IOC member Frank Fredericks has stepped down from his role overseeing the 2024 Olympic bidding process.

International Athletics

Farah happy to be drug-tested 'any time'

2017-03-05 13:44

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah says he is happy to be drug-tested any time, anywhere.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk headlines Bloemfontein meet

2017-03-03 14:01

World 400m record holder, Wayde van Niekerk, headlines the second leg of the ASA Speed Series in front of his home crowd in Bloemfontein next week.

South African Athletics

Tough going for Mokoka at Tokyo Marathon

2017-02-26 12:32

After making his presence felt in the early stages, Stephen Mokoka struggled to find top gear at the Tokyo Marathon in Japan.

South African Athletics

Mokoka targets fast time in Tokyo

2017-02-24 14:11

South Africa's Stephen Mokoka says he is ready to put up a fight at the Tokyo Marathon in his World Marathon Majors debut.

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.


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