Saturday, Sep 24, 2022



IAAF World Championships: Husband-wife win silvers in stunning night at track

October 04, 2019 3:12 pm

Maybe soon, Shaunae Miller-Uibo and her husband Maicel Uibo will tease each other over who has the prettier of those two silver medals they're taking home. The obvious answer for both husband and wife: "I do."

New face of sport might just be a woman: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

September 30, 2019 10:33 am

The hunt for Bolt's successor has largely been restricted to the men's side of the entry list. As it turns out it just might be a woman - Fraser-Pryce - who ticks all the boxes.

For Indian athletes, a far from smooth sailing in the World Championship's run-up

September 27, 2019 7:47 am

It has been a far from smooth sailing for India in the run-up to the IAAF World Championships. Here’s a summary of India’s preparations for Doha.

At the stroke of the midnight hour, marathoners run for glory in Doha

September 27, 2019 7:03 pm

India’s lone marathon runner Thonakal Gopi, who generally goes to bed at 10 pm sharp, has been training himself since the last two weeks to stay up late by reading his favourite Malayalam novels.

Russia to miss World Athletics Championships after IAAF ban extended

September 23, 2019 10:03 pm

The IAAF confirmed the decision of extending the ban on Russia's athletics federation four days before the start of the competition in Qatar after hearing a report from its Task Force overseeing Russia’s reinstatement efforts.

Russian athletes set to remain ‘neutral’ at World Championships

September 17, 2019 11:48 am

The IAAF special panel which has overseen Russia's institutional drug program ever since the 2015 scandal can reject Russia’s efforts to regain full status for its track and field federation yet again.

E-quating endurance

September 17, 2019 6:42 pm

An electronic pill to measure the endurance levels of athletes will be trialled at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, which starts from September 27.

Noah Lyles breaks Usain Bolt's 200-metre Paris Diamond League meet record

August 25, 2019 4:41 am

Noah Lyles of the United States set a meeting record for the 200 meters by clocking 19.65 seconds at the Diamond League in Paris on Saturday. The 22-year-old Lyles eclipsed Usain Bolt's previous best meet time of 19.73 from 2013.

AIU hands two-year suspension to first-time dope offender Sanjivani Yadav

July 19, 2019 7:40 pm

In the order issued on Thursday, the AIU said the athlete admitted to her first violation resulting in disqualification all past results since June 29, 2018.

IAAF denies promising Russia reinstatement for World Championships

June 14, 2019 11:27 am

The IAAF has denied promising that Russia will be reinstated in time for the track and field world championships, after Russian state TV quoted the country's top track official as saying he'd received guarantees.


IOC calls for IAAF action over doping claims in Russian athletics

November 12, 2015 3:56 pm

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has called for disciplinary procedures to be initiated against athletes found to have violated doping laws.