Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

World Athletics Championships


World Athletics Championships: The 400m Bronze medallist Hudson-Smith says he attempted to take his own life 

July 25, 2022 6:01 pm

Career-threatening injuries, Covid isolation in US, and money issues had taken their toll 

Neeraj Chopra comes from behind to nail silver, India’s best showing in World Athletics

July 26, 2022 7:25 am

After regaining lost fitness, javelin star betters Tokyo Olympics performance with 88.13 m effort

U.S. and Jamaica set up another women's sprint relay showdown

July 23, 2022 10:31 am

The US squad of Melissa Jefferson, Aleia Hobbs, Jenna Prandini and Twanisha Terry clocked 41.56 seconds and have some quicker individuals to bring in for Saturday's final at the World Athletics Championships.

World Athletics Championships: Norah Jeruto claims steeplechase gold, Feng Bin wins women's discus

July 21, 2022 12:26 pm

Jeruto, who switched allegiance from Kenya to Kazakhstan earlier this year, clocked eight minutes, 53.02 seconds, the third-fastest time ever and more than five seconds better than previous winner Beatrice Chepkoech's mark in Doha in 2019.

World Championships: How faster arm speed is helping Neeraj Chopra throw further

July 22, 2022 6:29 pm

Neeraj Chopra is not as physically strong as he was at the Tokyo Olympics but a quicker arm speed and consistency in technique is working wonders for him.

Moroccan El Bakkali ends Kenyan reign over 3000m steeplechase in the slowest final in history

July 20, 2022 7:18 am

India’s Avinash Sable needs to run sub 8:10 to get on the level with the best, feels India’s distance-running foreign coach Simmons who trains Sable.

World Athletics Championships: Grant Holloway retains 110m hurdles title, injured Parchment misses final

July 18, 2022 9:24 am

Holloway opened up an early lead and came home in 13.03 seconds, ahead of compatriot Trey Cunningham and Spain's Asier Martinez.

Sprint coach Rana Reider, under investigation for sexual misconduct, ejected from World Athletics Championships - Report

July 17, 2022 9:44 pm

Reider coaches Marvin Bracy and Trayvon Bromell -- who won silver and bronze in the 100m final -- while he has also worked with 200m Olympic gold medallist Andre de Grasse.

World Athletics Championships 2022: Brace for more tumbling records on Eugene's latest 'fastest track'

July 15, 2022 9:51 am

The track boasts a similar "energy return" design to that of the Tokyo Olympic stadium that also saw some staggering world records.

What to watch out for at Athletics World Championships: Jamaican clean sweep in women's 100m, Chopra-Peters duel, a 400m hurdles classic and Duplantis' bid for maiden worlds gold

July 15, 2022 1:18 pm

From Neeraj Chopra going up against Anderson Peters in men's javelin to USA's Erriyon Knighton establishing his name as the next big thing in men's 200 metres sprint, all the events you need to watch out for in the World Athletics Championships in the United States.