Usain Bolt

Considered the fastest human on the planet, Usain ‘Lightning’ Bolt will not be defending his 200m world title at the IAAF World Championships next month. Bolt is the fastest athlete in the history, the World Record holder in 100m &...
3X3, BMX free style

The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today approved the event program for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The decision marks a key milestone in the evolution of the Olympic program by introducing youth and urban innovations...

Usain Bolt will have to hand back one of his nine Olympic gold medals after Jamaican team-mate Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned substance. Carter was part of the Jamaican quartet that won the 4x100m in Beijing in 2008. His...

Half the world’s population watched the coverage of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 and well over seven billion video views of official content were registered on social media platforms. Athletes from 206 National Olympic Committees plus the first-ever Refugee Olympic...
Mo Farah

Great Britain's Mo Farah has been nominated for the IAAF's male athlete of the year award. Farah, 33, secured a historic 'double double' by retaining both his 5,000m and 10,000m Olympic titles at Rio 2016. Paula Radcliffe, in 2002, was the...

The way sport deals with drug cheats needs fundamental reform, according to International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach. More than 100 Russian athletes have been banned from this summer's Games in the wake of a World Anti-Doping Agency report into...
NO Blanket ban for Russia at Rio 2016

There has been criticism from many current and former athletes along with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) regarding IOC’s decision of allowing Russia to compete in the Olympic games as they believed this monumental decision should have been taken...
Rio Olympics 2016

Russia will not receive a blanket ban from Rio 2016 following the country's doping scandal. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will leave it up to individual sports' governing bodies to decide if Russian competitors are clean and should be allowed...
Rio 2016: Russian track and field athletes to discover Olympic fate

Russia's track and field athletes will find out on Thursday if they will be free to compete at next month's Olympic Games in Rio. Athletics' world governing body has banned Russia's athletics federation over claims of state-sponsored doping. But the Russian...

Russia operated a state-sponsored doping programme for four years across the "vast majority" of summer and winter Olympic sports, claims a new report. It was "planned and operated" from late 2011 - including the build-up to London 2012 - and...