Radcliffe treatment 'truly shocking'

2015-11-28 11:35

Women's world marathon record holder Paula Radcliffe was "hounded remorselessly" over doping allegations that proved wrong.


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International Athletics

7 more Kenyans banned for doping

2015-11-28 11:31

7 more Kenyan athletes have been banned for doping on a list including the two-time cross-country world champion.

South Africa

Van Niekerk named Sportsman of the Year

2015-11-23 07:15

Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk has received South Africa’s Sportsman of the Year award.

International Athletics

Bolt finalist for top IAAF award

2015-11-18 14:45

Usain Bolt, Ashton Eaton and Christian Taylor are the three finalists for the IAAF's male athlete of the year award.

International Athletics

Russia, WADA to meet over doping crisis

2015-11-23 17:55

Officials from the World Anti-Doping Agency and Russia will meet to discuss the ongoing doping crisis in the country.

International Athletics

Russia set to miss world indoor championship

2015-11-19 18:43

Russia will miss the world indoor championship as the IAAF inspection team in the country will only report back in March.

International Athletics

Russian athletes to compete under Olympic flag?

2015-11-17 18:11

The chances of Russian athletes competing under the Olympic flag in Rio are "total speculation" the IOC says.

South African Athletics

Final week to enter 2016 Comrades Marathon

2015-11-23 11:46

Runners wishing to be part of the 2016 Comrades Marathon have just one week left to get their entries in.

International Athletics

Ban Russia from Rio

2015-11-18 21:21

Olympic legend Ed Moses has called for Russian track and field athletes to be barred from next year's Olympics.

International Athletics

Russian disqualified after marathon win

2015-11-17 16:15

A Russian runner has been disqualified after winning a Japanese marathon while the the country is under IAAF suspension.

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International Athletics

IAAF names Russia inspection team

2015-11-17 15:41

The world governing body of athletics has announced a five-person inspection team which will monitor the clean-up process in Russia.

International Athletics

Future of doping war in spotlight

2015-11-16 08:47

The World Anti-Doping Agency is expected to rule against Russia's anti-doping body at a key meeting in Colorado this week.

International Athletics

IAAF should have been 'more alert'

2015-11-15 21:29

Sebastian Coe believes the IAAF should have been "more alert" during events that led to the suspension of Russia over state-sponsored doping.

International Athletics

Russia mull court appeal over IAAF ban

2015-11-14 14:09

The head of the Russian athletics federation says he could go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to appeal a ban from global track and field.

International Athletics

Russia faces exile from IAAF

2015-11-13 07:56

Russia could be cast into exile by world athletics chiefs who meet on Friday determined to make a stand over "state-sponsored" doping.

International Athletics

Russians admit wrongdoing in doping scandal

2015-11-12 19:12

With an Olympic boycott ruled out, Russia says it will 'admit' to wrongdoings in the doping scandal plaguing athletics.

International Athletics

Russian NOC to co-operate on doping

2015-11-11 20:41

Russia's Olympic Committee has committed itself to fight doping in the country.

International Athletics

Body of Belarus sprinter found in forest

2015-11-17 14:58

The body of Belarussian Olympic sprinter Yulia Balykina has been found covered in plastic wrap in a forest.

International Athletics

Oldest Olympian dies at 103

2015-11-16 16:25

A Chinese discus thrower who participated in the 1936 Berlin Olympics has died.

International Athletics

IAAF refers Kenyan official to ethics commission

2015-11-15 20:26

The IAAF has referred David Okeyo to the its ethics commission over claims of corruption.

International Athletics

Russia still on course for Rio Olympics

2015-11-14 13:08

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says his country is still on course to compete at the Rio Olympics despite being provisionally suspended by the IAAF.

International Athletics

Russia formally replies to doping allegations

2015-11-12 23:08

Russia has sent a formal reply to damaging allegations of "state-sponsored" doping to the IAAF.

International Athletics

Putin orders action on doping scandal

2015-11-12 09:21

President Vladimir Putin says that Russia must "do everything" to eradicate doping.

International Athletics

Foreigner to head Russian anti-doping lab?

2015-11-11 18:55

In the wake of a damning WADA report, Russia would be prepared to appoint a foreigner to head its anti-doping lab.

International Athletics

Ban Russia from Rio - doping group

2015-11-17 07:15

Leaders of the world's most prominent national anti-doping bodies have called for Russian athletes to be banned from Rio Olympics.

International Athletics

New allegations of dope cover-ups in Kenya

2015-11-16 07:24

Kenyan athletics faced more allegations as a coach claimed three marathon runners paid bribes in exchange for lenient doping bans.

South African Athletics

Caster Semenya the true champ?

2015-11-15 16:20

It seems SA’s 800m star will soon have another two gold medals in her cabinet after her rivals’ disgrace.

International Athletics

Russia pays doping price with IAAF ban

2015-11-14 06:29

Athletics giant Russia has been provisionally suspended from track and field over accusations of "state-sponsored" doping.

International Athletics

USADA chief supports Russia sanctions

2015-11-12 20:09

US anti-doping chief Travis Tygart supports athletic sanctions against Russia over doping allegations.

International Athletics

IOC chief "shocked" by doping scandal

2015-11-11 21:36

IOC president Thomas Bach has admitted the Russian doping scandal is "sad and shocking" for athletics.

International Athletics

Head of Russia's anti-doping lab quits

2015-11-11 07:45

The head of Russia's anti-doping laboratory has resigned, hours after his laboratory was suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency.


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