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Biles beam slip crushes five-gold...

Biles beam slip crushes five-gold...

Athletics

Tue, Aug 16 2016

The glum look on her face as she stood on the lowest platform of the podium said it all

Kenya's Rudisha retains 800m title

Kenya's Rudisha retains 800m title

Athletics

Tue, Aug 16 2016

Nicknamed "King David" in Kenya, Rudisha hit top gear in the final 300 metres to surge ahead of his rivals...

Brilliant Van Niekerk smashes 400m world...

Brilliant Van Niekerk smashes 400m world...

Athletics

Mon, Aug 15 2016

The South Wayde van Niekerk African flew across the line a good five metres ahead of 2012 champion Kirani...

Whitlock bags historic golds for Britain,...

Whitlock bags historic golds for Britain,...

Athletics

Mon, Aug 15 2016

Whitlock match Uchimura's gold haul at the Rio Games, with the Japanese great failing to add to his team...

Scowling American Gatlin booed by Rio...

Scowling American Gatlin booed by Rio...

Athletics

Mon, Aug 15 2016

Bolt said he was surprised to hear Gatlin booed

Bolt wins Olympic 100m gold

Bolt wins Olympic 100m gold

Athletics

Mon, Aug 15 2016

Victory took Bolt a step closer to his goal of winning a historic "triple-triple" combination of gold...

Fraser-Pryce rates Rio bronze 'greatest...

Fraser-Pryce rates Rio bronze 'greatest...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 14 2016

Three women - Fraser-Pryce, Tirunesh Dibaba and Valerie Adams -have had the chance to win a third straight...

Thompson keeps 100 metres title in Jamaican...

Thompson keeps 100 metres title in Jamaican...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 14 2016

Thompson's win will extend Jamaica's dominance of the event to 12 years by the time of 2020 Olympics,...

'Sluggish' Bolt does enough in 100m...

'Sluggish' Bolt does enough in 100m...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 14 2016

Bolt qualified in a leisurely 10.07 seconds, picking up the pace after lumbering from the blocks and...

Mezbah ousted from Rio Olympics

Mezbah ousted from Rio Olympics

Athletics

Sat, Aug 13 2016

Mezbah, who clocked 11.34 seconds, ended at 14th place among 21 athletes in the overall standings

Shirin, Sonia bow out of Rio...

Shirin, Sonia bow out of Rio...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 12 2016

Even though Sonia exited in the heats of the women's 50m freestyle event, the Jhenaidah swimmer recorded...

Coronation complete as Biles wins all...

Coronation complete as Biles wins all...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 12 2016

Many reigning world champions before Biles have tried to conquer the Olympics, only to crumble under...

Sagor, Shirin exit 2016 Rio...

Sagor, Shirin exit 2016 Rio...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 12 2016

Siddikur began his second round mission on Friday with the aim of rectifying the mistakes from the opening...

Doping questions raised as record-breaker...

Doping questions raised as record-breaker...

Athletics

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Rahimov had to lift 214kg to win, 4kg more than Lu's clean and jerk world record, which he set three...

Sara Ahmed earns landmark podium for...

Sara Ahmed earns landmark podium for...

Athletics

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Jubilant teenager Sara Ahmed became the first Egyptian woman to stand on an Olympic podium when she finished...

Track star Pistorius treated in hospital...

Track star Pistorius treated in hospital...

Athletics

Sun, Aug 7 2016

Oscar Pistorius reached the pinnacle of his fame in 2012 when he became the first double amputee to run...

IOC clears about 270 Russian athletes...

IOC clears about 270 Russian athletes...

Athletics

Fri, Aug 5 2016

Russia, which narrowly avoided a complete ban from the Rio Olympics, had hoped to have between 272 and...

American rivals to feel 'full wrath'...

American rivals to feel 'full wrath'...

Athletics

Thu, Aug 4 2016

Bolt's world record for the 100 is 9.58 seconds. He ran 9.79 in clinching his third world championships...

Australia demand smoking ban be enforced...

Australia demand smoking ban be enforced...

Athletics

Sun, Jul 31 2016

The incident, which filled the stairwells with smoke on Friday, came after the Australians and other...

IOC panel to have final say on Russian...

IOC panel to have final say on Russian...

Athletics

Sun, Jul 31 2016

The IOC panel consists of Ugur Erdener, Claudia Bokel, head of the athletes commission and fellow IOC...

Mezbah, Shirin's dejection turns into...

Mezbah, Shirin's dejection turns into...

Athletics

Sat, Jul 30 2016

The athletics pair's Olympics targets are also similar. Both are aiming to record their personal best...