A look back at the magnificent Rio 2016 summer games

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...

Fastest 7-year-old in the world? Boy leaves track competitors in the dust as he...

Rudolph 'Blaze' Ingram sprinted 100 meters in 13.48 seconds this past weekend He beat his personal best of 14.59 seconds last August by 1.5 seconds The seven-year-old also dashed 60 meters in 8.69 seconds as seen on Instagram Proud...
Jamaica's team Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Usain Bolt pose for photographers after winning the men's 4 x 100 metres relay final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing

Usain Bolt could lose Olympic gold medal over Nesta Carter doping reports

Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has been named in reports as one of the athletes who retrospectively failed a drug test at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has been named in reports as one of the athletes...
Mo Farah

Mo Farah, Usain Bolt and Caster Semenya up for athlete of the year awards

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...

Bolt wins 5th AIPS Athlete of the year award

Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt has been voted the Best Male Athlete of 2015 by the International Sports Press Association (AIPS). A panel of sports journalists from 91 countries voted in this year’s poll. Bolt, having won the 100m, 200m...

Athletics doping: Russia to learn 2016 Olympics fate on Friday

Russia hopes to prevent its athletes being banned from next year's Rio Olympics by claiming "irregularities" around its drug-testing system were down to the sport's "old leadership". The country's athletics federation has written to athletics' governing body after allegations of...

Bolt receives devastating COVID-19 test result

Arguably the greatest sprinter of all time, Usain Bolt tests positive for Corona virus just days after celebrating his 34th birthday at a party in Jamaica. A radio station in Jamaica reports that Bolts has contracted the disease and will...
NO Blanket ban for Russia at Rio 2016

President of the IOC speaks on Russian Ban

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...

world athlete of the year 2015 longlist – sprint candidates: Bolt and Schippers

Usain Bolt and Dafne Schippers have amassed the most votes in the sprints category in the first round of voting for the 2015 IAAF World Athlete of the Year award. Bolt successfully defended his 100m, 200m and 4x100m titles at...

IAAF World Athlete of the year 2018 – Female finalists

With less than a fortnight to go until the IAAF Athletic Awards 2018, which will be held in Monaco where the top performers of the world will be recognized for their exceptional achievements during the year 2018, IAAF has...

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