athletics

Eliud Kipchoge Creates History With Incredible Record

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge has successfully completed the first ever marathon in under two hours. The marathon itself took…

Mo Farah Gives Lewis Hamilton Example Slamming Media for Racism

Long distance athlete Mo Farah was not in a happy mood ahead of the Chicago Marathon.…

Christian Coleman May Face a Ban from the 2020 Olympics

According to The Daily Mail, sprinter Christian Coleman has registered three whereabouts violations. As a result, he is…

Athlete Briana Williams Nominated at Laureus Awards

Jamaican sprinter Briana Williams has been nominated for a Laureus World Sports Award. Williams drew…

India Tops Medal Tally in Asian Athletics Championships 2017

The Asian Athletics Championships 2017 concluded on Sunday in Bhubaneswar with the hosts winning a…

Mohammad Anas breaks National record, qualifies for World Championships

Mohammad Anas broke his own national record of 45.4 seconds in the Men’s 400m finals…

Nitro Athletics Is Here but Is It Here To Stay?

  A new year and a new sporting event to wet your appetite. The Nitro…

Rio Paralympics 2016: Gold for Thangavelu, Bhati wins bronze

In another triumphant moment for India this summer Mariyappan Thangavelu won the gold medal while compatriot Varun Singh…

Interview: Athletics body must be rebuilt – former world champion

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina (Reuters) – Athletics’ crisis-hit governing body needs to be completely restructured, but…

Diamond League should ban dopers like we do-marathon boss

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Any athlete convicted of a serious doping offence should…

Russia bans European medallist Maracheva, three others for doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities said on Monday they had banned four athletes including European…

Scandal prompts Adidas to cut short IAAF sponsor deal

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – German sportswear company Adidas AG is to end its…

Adidas to cut short IAAF sponsor deal – BBC

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – German sportswear company Adidas AG is to end its…

Ennis-Hill would have Olympic doubts over Russians

LONDON (Reuters) – Jessica Ennis-Hill will have doubts about Russian athletes even if they are…

UK Anti-Doping may play lead role in Russia drug tests

(Reuters) – The UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) agency could play a leading role in running Russia’s…

Michael Johnson

IAAF scandal worse than soccer’s crisis, says Johnson

LONDON (Reuters) – The corruption scandal that has rocked athletics is worse than the one…

Coe says trust may take more than four years to return

LONDON (Reuters) – Sebastian Coe, the head of athletics’ crisis-hit governing body, says trust in…

Allyson Felix

Felix can go for Rio double after schedule change

REUTERS – American sprinter Allyson Felix will get a rare chance to win gold in…

IAAF

Germany wants IAAF meeting over WADA report

MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s athletics chief has called for an extraordinary meeting of the IAAF…

Russian Olympic chief questions WADA objectivity – R-Sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Suggestions by a World Anti-Doping Agency(WADA) report that widespread doping in Russian…

Russia

Interview – Too late for Russia to be ready for Rio – Tygart

By Gene Cherry (Reuters) – Russia’s track and field athletes should not be allowed to…

IAAF ex-chief “organised conspiracy and corruption” while officials looked away – report

By Karolos Grohmann MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of world athletics, Lamine Diack, ran…

Former IAAF president “organised conspiracy and corruption”, investigator says

MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of international athletics, Lamine Diack, organised “conspiracy and corruption”…

Lamine Diack behind IAAF corruption, says WADA commission report

MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) – Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics…

Olympics: Dead fish wash up on shores of Rio bay

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Thousands of dead fish washed up on the shores of…

Cultural revolution needed to rebuild reputation – Hansen

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen believes a “cultural revolution” is needed…

IAAF Doping

IAAF under fire as more Russian doping allegations surface

LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body came under renewed fire on Tuesday following disclosures that…

Sebastian Coe

Coe could have pushed for IAAF reform years ago – investigator

LONDON (Reuters) – The head of an investigation that found high-level corruption in international athletics…

Athletics-Former top officials get life bans for doping blackmail

LONDON (Reuters) – Two top Russian athletics officials and the son of former world governing…

Sports Ministry

Second part of WADA’s doping report set for January 14

(Reuters) – The second part of an explosive Independent Commission (IC) report into allegations of…