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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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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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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 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 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.

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

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.

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 stripped of 2008 Olympic relay gold medal

2017-01-26 10:00

The IOC has stripped Jamaica of their gold medal earned in the 4x100m relay at the 2008 Beijing Games after Nesta Carter was caught doping.

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.

International Athletics

Fall sees Bekele pull out of Dubai marathon

2017-01-20 10:47

Kenenisa Bekele, who was aiming to add the marathon world record to his 5 000m and 10 000m records, limped out of the Dubai event.


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