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.


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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

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

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

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

Kenyan Olympics committee faces ban

2017-03-12 06:05

The International Olympic Committee has frozen financial support to Kenya after the country’s troubled Olympic committee refused to make changes to its constitution.

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

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.

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.

International Athletics

Merritt among Olympic stars to win US Indoor titles

2017-03-06 10:34

Former Olympic 110m hurdles champion Aries Merritt signaled a return to form after a 2015 kidney transplant by winning the 60m hurdles crown.

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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.

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

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

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

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

'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.

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

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

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

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.


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