1. IAAF Face Investigation for Eugene Hosting 2021 World Athletics Championships

    French authorities have opened an investigation into the International Association of Athletics Federation's decision to hand the 2021 World Athletics Championship to the U.S. city of Eugene, Oregon...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 365 reads 0 comments

  2. Oscar Pistorius to Appeal Murder Conviction, Granted Bail Under House Arrest

    Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was granted bail on Tuesday and is set to appeal his murder verdict to the highest court in South Africa...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 months ago 2,659 reads 0 comments

  3. Russia Stripped of 2016 IAAF Championships After Doping Scandal

    The International Association of Athletics Federations has fully suspended Russia amid a doping scandal, and the country will no longer host major events in the cities of Cheboksary and Kazan...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 1,342 reads 1 comments

  4. Oscar Pistorius Found Guilty of Murder by Appeals Court: Full Details, Reaction

    Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp by a South African appeals court on Thursday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 months ago 67,966 reads 3 comments

  5. Russia Suspended by IAAF: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Russian athletics federation has been slapped with a provisional suspension by the IAAF in the wake of allegations surrounding doping. Richard Conway of BBC confirmed the sanction after over three hours of deliberation by the organisation.

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 16,161 reads 17 comments

  6. Mo Farah Loves Arsenal so Much He Nearly Named His Son After Them

    Diehard Gooner Mo Farah has revealed only his wife stopped him naming their son after his favourite football club. Mo and wife Tania recently welcomed their first son into the world, naming him Hussein Mo Farah...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 3 months ago 8,236 reads 6 comments

  7. Oscar Pistorius' Lawyer, Barry Roux, Reportedly Admits 'I Am Going to Lose'

    Barry Roux, the defence lawyer for South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius , reportedly admitted “I’m going to lose” during an appeal hearing in Bloemfontein on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 3,435 reads 2 comments

  8. Bupa Great South Run 2015 Results: Men's and Women's Top Finishers

    Moses Kipsiro became the first Ugandan runner ever to win the Great South Run on Sunday after blitzing the Portsmouth event in a time of 46 minutes, the fastest time since Joseph Ebuya set the course record in 2010...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 months ago 1,144 reads 0 comments

  9. Bupa Great South Run 2015: Route, Course Map, Times, Event Details

    The Great South Run takes place in Portsmouth and Southsea on Sunday, as the event reaffirms itself as one of the world's top 10-mile races...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 4 months ago 524 reads 0 comments

  10. Usain Bolt Returns to Oktoberfest for 3rd Successive Year

    Usain Bolt clearly enjoys Oktoberfest. The Jamaican sprint king returned to Munich for a third straight year on Saturday, enjoying beer and a traditional folk band with friends...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 4 months ago 21,603 reads 36 comments

  11. Arnold Classic Europe 2015: Dates, Schedule, Prize Money, Top Bodybuilders, More

    Some of the biggest and best in the bodybuilding industry descend upon the Spanish capital of Madrid from September 25 to 27 for one of the most anticipated annual events of the fitness calendar...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 months ago 7,319 reads 0 comments

  12. Usain Bolt Donates £838K and Sports Equipment to His Old School in Jamaica

    During his reign as the fastest man on the planet, Usain Bolt has used his celebrity and resources to benefit those who are less fortunate—particularly in his home nation ...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 5 months ago 9,431 reads 10 comments

  13. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Saturday Results and Latest Medal Table

    American decathlete Ashton Eaton and British long-distance runner Mo Farah stole the spotlight on Day 8 of the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, on Saturday. The United States continues to lead the overall medal count with 16...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 14,439 reads 2 comments

  14. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Friday

    Sergey Shubenkov starred on Day 7 of the World Athletics Championships in Beijing, taking the gold medal in the men’s 110 metres hurdles...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 22,611 reads 0 comments

  15. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Thursday

    Usain Bolt was crowned world champion for the 10th time in his storied career, as he raced to victory in the men’s 200 metre sprint on Thursday at the IAAF World Athletics Championships...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 11,237 reads 0 comments

  16. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Wednesday

    Wayde van Niekerk was the big winner on Day 5 at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing as he triumphed in the men's 400-metre run final...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 18,413 reads 0 comments

  17. Kenyan Athletes Koki Manunga, Joyce Zakary Fail Drug Test at World Championships

    Kenyan runners Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary have been provisionally banned by the International Association of Athletics Federations after testing positive for banned ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 6 months ago 5,223 reads 1 comments

  18. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Tuesday

    It takes something special to seize the spotlight away from Usain Bolt, but David Rudisha and Greg Rutherford did exactly that on Tuesday at the IAAF Athletics World Championships, ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 14,123 reads 0 comments

  19. Polish Athlete Wins World Championships Gold, Gets Drunk, Uses Medal to Pay Taxi

    One lucky Beijing taxi driver was (briefly) the proud owner of a World Championships gold medal, after Polish hammer thrower Pawel Fajdek used the prize to pay for his taxi ride home, as reported by Chinese media outlet Tencent...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 6 months ago 165,052 reads 52 comments

  20. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Sunday

    The 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing kicked into high gear on Sunday. There were a total of 16 events, including four finals, highlighted by the men's 100-meter run...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 18,090 reads 1 comments

  21. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Saturday

    Usain Bolt ’s quest to retain his IAAF World Championships 100-metre crown got underway on Saturday, as he breezed through the heats to make the semi-finals...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 6 months ago 109,497 reads 14 comments

  22. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Beijing Dates, Event Schedule, Nations

    The finest athletes in the world will descend on Beijing this weekend for nine days of enthralling action, as the 2015 Athletics World Championships get underway...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 7,791 reads 0 comments

  23. Mo Farah Comments on Releasing Drug Tests to Public to Prove Innocence

    Olympic champion Mo Farah wants his anti-doping blood test data to be made public despite British Athletics asking the competitors not to release their results, fearing that those ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 1,323 reads 0 comments

  24. Katie Ledecky Sets 800-Meter Freestyle World Record at 2015 World Championships

    American swimmer Katie Ledecky is having quite a week at the 2015 World Championships. The 18-year-old set another world record, this time in the 800-meter freestyle event Saturday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 228,865 reads 14 comments

  25. Alzain Tareq, Aged 10, Becomes Youngest Swimmer in World Championships History

    Bahrain's Alzain Tareq became the youngest competitor to ever race at the World Swimming Championships on Friday, when the 10-year-old girl took part in the heats of the 50-metre butterfly event in Kazan, Russia...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 months ago 81,613 reads 22 comments