Doping test revelations in athletics will be greeted with dismay, but no surprise

The seemingly endless race between chemists, dopers and anti-doping bodies goes on, but at least now we know the potential scale of the problem 

Usain Bolt was driven around the track on the back of a convertible sportscar as he was introduced to the crowd at the start of the evening

Usain Bolt wins 100m at London 2012 Anniversary Games

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt showed a return to form to win the 100m at the Anniversary Games in London.

Anniversary Games: Usain Bolt ready for big London test

Usain Bolt has said he is unsure how his pelvic injury will cope with the rigours of possibly running two 100m races at Friday's Anniversary Games.The Olympic champion has raced once over the distance this year, clocking a pedestrian 10.12 seconds in April.

Championship records for Taki and Piskunov in Cali

On an unforgettable day for global 1500m running, Kumari Taki ensured day three of the IAAF World Youth Championships, Cali 2015 would also be ignited by a stellar metric mile performance as he smashed the boys’ championship record courtesy of a bold front-running display on Friday (17).

Kovacs produces world’s best shot put mark since 2003 in Monaco

The evening’s proceedings had only just begun when Joe Kovacs broke the Herculis meeting record with his first throw at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on Friday (17).

Usain Bolt: Can the Jamaican sprint star find the fast lane again?

With less than two months until the World Championships in Beijing, two-time Olympic 100m and 200m champion Usain Bolt is injured and off his game.

Mo Farah flies to US to confront Alberto Salazar over doping allegations

An “emotionally and physically drained” Mo Farah took a 6am flight back to the United States after withdrawing from the Birmingham Grand Prixon Sunday but his exit angered British fans and left the double Olympic champion out of pocket.

Usain Bolt wins 200m at Golden Spike meet in Ostrava

Usain Bolt was an easy winner in his first race of the year in Europe, but failed to break 20 seconds in the 200m at the Golden Spike meet in Ostrava.

India not bidding for 2024 Games, says IOC chief

India is serious about hosting an Olympics but is not planning a late bid for the 2024 Summer Games, International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach said on Monday.

Bolt wins 100m in Rio but unhappy with performance

Usain Bolt cruised to victory in a sprint challenge on Sunday but the Jamaican world record holder declared himself unhappy with his performance in his first 100 metres of the season.

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