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Two-month programme to mark Special...

Two-month programme to mark Special...

Athletics

Tue, Dec 12 2017

The ultimate goal of the programme is to spread across the country the success stories of the intellectually...

Pistorius sentenced more than 13...

Pistorius sentenced more than 13...

Athletics

Sat, Nov 25 2017

A South African court has increased Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius's jail sentence for killing his girlfriend...

Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champion...

Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champion...

Athletics

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The news comes after weeks of speculation that Margarita Mamun has retired from being a rhythmic gymnast...

Kenya's Sumgong banned for four years...

Kenya's Sumgong banned for four years...

Athletics

Wed, Nov 8 2017

Olympic marathon winner Jemima Sumgong has been banned for four years after her claim she was taking...

Turkish ex-Olympic champion Cakir banned...

Turkish ex-Olympic champion Cakir banned...

Athletics

Sat, Sep 23 2017

Cakir Alptekin was in 2015 stripped of both her Olympic and European 1500m titles and received an eight-year...

Farah ends track career in style, Gatlin...

Farah ends track career in style, Gatlin...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 25 2017

The 34-year-old Farah, also a six-time world champion who will now switch to road running, clocked 13min...

Bolt reveals injury details and rounds...

Bolt reveals injury details and rounds...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 18 2017

Accompanied by an x-ray of the injury to his left hamstring, the eight-times Olympics gold medallist...

Trinidad deny US seventh successive...

Trinidad deny US seventh successive...

Athletics

Mon, Aug 14 2017

The United States led for most of the race after Michael Cherry ran a strong third lap to extend their...

Injury floors Bolt and ruins final...

Injury floors Bolt and ruins final...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 13 2017

Usain Bolt had taken the baton for Jamaica a few meters adrift of the two leaders when, straining hard...

Schippers retains 200m title

Schippers retains 200m title

Athletics

Sat, Aug 12 2017

Dutchwoman Dafne Schippers now joins American Gwen Torrence and Jamaican Merlene Ottey as the only women...

Turkey's Guliyev stuns field to win...

Turkey's Guliyev stuns field to win...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 11 2017

Guliyev, who had never won a medal in a senior global event, finished just the stronger to triumph in...

Van Niekerk cruises to another 400m...

Van Niekerk cruises to another 400m...

Athletics

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Wayde Van Niekerk duly delivered, barely seeming out of breath when he crossed the line with his thoughts...

Bruised Bowie wins 100m final, now shoots...

Bruised Bowie wins 100m final, now shoots...

Athletics

Mon, Aug 7 2017

Tori Bowie chased down Josee Ta Lou, dipping perfectly at the line before losing her balance and fell....

I've done my time, says Gatlin

I've done my time, says Gatlin

Athletics

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Justin Gatlin took the title but instead of acclaiming the remarkable success, triumphing 13 years after...

Jeered Gatlin gatecrashes Bolt's 100m...

Jeered Gatlin gatecrashes Bolt's 100m...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Bolt, straining every sinew, fought all the way to the line but the pace and grace that took him to his...

Brilliant Farah captures 10th successive...

Brilliant Farah captures 10th successive...

Athletics

Sat, Aug 5 2017

Ugandan youngster Joshua Cheptegei took silver and Paul Tanui of Kenya claimed bronze with Farah having...

Bolt ready to race, and really ready...

Bolt ready to race, and really ready...

Athletics

Wed, Aug 2 2017

Bolt's target in London is clear – to sign off with a fourth 100m title and a fifth 4x100m relay...

Bolt breaks 10s for first time this...

Bolt breaks 10s for first time this...

Athletics

Sun, Jul 23 2017

Before the meeting, Jamaican Bolt went to Germany to have treatment for back issues that have troubled...

Mezbah, Shirin best Bangladesh athletes...

Mezbah, Shirin best Bangladesh athletes...

Athletics

Sun, Jul 23 2017

Mezbah will be the only athlete from Bangladesh to take part in the World Athletics Championship 2017,...

Jahir promises better display in SA...

Jahir promises better display in SA...

Athletics

Tue, Jul 18 2017

'My first concentration will be the next SA Games. We have not won a medal there for a long time,' said...

IAAF World U-18 Championship 2017: Brilliant...

IAAF World U-18 Championship 2017: Brilliant...

Athletics

Wed, Jul 12 2017

What makes Jahir's achievement all the more remarkable is that no Bangladesh athlete, across any age...