Olympic champ Kipchoge wins Berlin Marathon

2017-09-24 12:11

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge held off the challenge of debutant Guye Adola to win the Berlin Marathon.


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International Athletics

Ex-Olympic champion Cakir banned for life - report

2017-09-22 20:38

Turkey's athletics federation has banned the disgraced former 2012 Olympic 1500m champion Asli Cakir Alptekin for life over a third doping offence.

International Athletics

WADA clears 95 Russian athletes of doping charges

2017-09-13 14:17

The World Anti-Doping Agency is set to clear 95 Russian athletes investigated over involvement in the country's alleged mammoth doping programme.

International Athletics

Thompson seeking Brussels redemption

2017-08-31 15:49

Elaine Thompson will bid to salvage her season when she races a potentially lucrative 100m in Brussels after flopping in the IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

Top trio threaten marathon record in Berlin

2017-09-22 11:17

The current top long-distance runners will clash in Germany's capital with a trio threatening the world record at the Berlin Marathon.

International Athletics

Man held over world 800m champion assault

2017-08-31 14:30

French police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with an assault on French world 800 metres champion Pierre-Ambroise Bosse.

International Athletics

Kipchoge the man to beat in Berlin

2017-09-13 22:35

Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge has claimed to be the man to beat at this month's Berlin marathon as he aims to set a new world record.

International Athletics

My records will stand for decades - Bolt

2017-09-05 13:25

Usain Bolt says he has no regrets about retiring and is confident his world records will stand for at least another 15 years.

International Athletics

World 800m champion Bosse 'brutally assaulted'

2017-08-31 08:00

World 800m champion Pierre-Ambroise Bosse sustained "multiple facial fractures" after a vicious late-night attack in France last weekend.

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GALLERY: Laureus SA hosts star-studded summit in Mauritius

The annual Laureus Sport for Good South Africa National Summit was hosted in Mauritius and saw over 70 delegates from across SA gather.

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International Athletics

Blake wins 100m in Zagreb

2017-08-29 22:29

Former world champion Yohan Blake claimed 100-metre victory at the World Challenge event in Zagreb.

South African Athletics

SA's World Champs hero returns home

2017-08-26 16:56

South Africa celebrated with Long Jump star Luvo Manyonga on Saturday after the world champion touched down on home soil.

International Athletics

Semenya, Manyonga fly SA flag in Zurich

2017-08-25 06:52

Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga have added IAAF Diamond League series crowns to the respective world titles they recently won.

International Athletics

Diack son, Russian officials lose ban appeal

2017-08-21 18:03

Disgraced ex-IAAF president Lamine Diack's son Papa Massata Diack and two Russian officials have lost their appeals against life bans imposed over corruption.

International Athletics

Double disappointment as Manyonga, Taylor fail to break WR

2017-08-17 08:17

There was a failure high in the Alps as Luvo Manyonga failed to beat the world record for the long jump in Tignes, France.

International Athletics

30% of athletes at 2011 worlds admitted doping

2017-08-29 20:09

At least 30 percent of those who competed at the 2011 IAAF World Championships admitted to having used banned substances during their careers.

International Athletics

3 positive world champs doping tests investigated

2017-08-25 12:51

Three positive doping tests involving athletes not yet identified are being investigated in samples taken from the recent IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

Flanagan gets silver medal from 2008 Olympics

2017-08-22 07:04

US distance runner Shalane Flanagan is celebrating after finally being awarded her silver medal from the 2008 Olympic Games.

International Athletics

Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewell

2017-08-19 07:13

British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf on Sunday will have a happier ending than last Saturday's world 5 000 metres final.

International Athletics

Red-hot Manangoi eyes Diamond League success

2017-08-15 21:11

Kenyan middle-distance star Elijah Manangoi, fresh from a barn-storming victory at the IAAF World Championships, is aiming to win the Diamond League.

International Athletics

Olympic runner found dead in pool

2017-08-29 11:42

Police in Arizona say Olympic middle-distance runner David Torrence has died after being pulled from a swimming pool.

International Athletics

Farah ends track career in style, Gatlin slumps

2017-08-25 10:19

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah ended his track career in thrilling fashion with victory in the 5 000m at the Diamond League final in Zurich.

International Athletics

Booing 'hurt' sprint champion Gatlin

2017-08-21 22:14

The booing that resounded around the London Stadium when Justin Gatlin mounted the podium to receive his gold medal as 100 metres world champion hurt the American.

International Athletics

Russian triple jumper banned for doping

2017-08-18 14:23

Russian triple jumper Anna Pystykh has been handed a four year doping ban and stripped of her 2007 world championship bronze medal.

International Athletics

Kenya to bid for 2023 world championships

2017-08-15 13:00

Kenya is to launch a bid to host the athletics world championships in 2023 after successfully staging two other international competitions in the last 10 years.


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