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World Athletics To Expel Russia Over Failure To Pay Fine

August 6, 2020  

  The global body for all things athletics, World Athletics, have said that they would expel Russia from being a member of the body if they fail to pay their fine on or before August 15. Russia h... Read More

Black, Former Athletics Director Dies

April 23, 2020  

  Neil Black, who was the former performance director with UK Athletics has died at the age of 60. A statement by the UKA said that Black died over the weekend. Black was with the UKA for 7 year ... Read More

World Athletics Championship Postponed Till 2022

April 8, 2020  

  The next World Athletics Championship which was supposed in 2021 has been moved to 2022. The rescheduling was as a result of the Olympic Games which was shifted to 2021. Sports calendars around... Read More

Tokyo 2020 Olympics Moved To 2021

March 25, 2020  

  As the world battles to contain the spread of the Coronavirus, it has become necessary to limit human interaction as much as possible. This has led to the suspension and cancellation of events,... Read More

World Athletics Chief, Coe Doesn’t See Need To Postpone Olympics Just Yet

March 20, 2020  

  Although the Coronavirus pandemic has led to the shutdown of several sporting activities and the postponement of major sporting tournaments, it might not have any effect on the Olympics. The Ol... Read More

Justin Gatlin set to feature in Doha after injury scare

September 5, 2019  

America’s 100m World champion Justin Gatlin is still in the race to feature at the World Athletics Championship in Doha in three weeks’ time as he bids to defend his title after suffering a fitn... Read More

Usain Bolt hails ‘brilliant feeling’

May 29, 2019  

Usain Bolt kept his dreams of an historic ‘treble treble’ alive with an impressive gold medal in the 200m sprint final. The Jamaican sensation clocked a time of 19.78 seconds in the final on Thursday ... Read More

Lynsey Sharp expects to challenge for gold

May 29, 2019  

Britain’s Lynsey Sharp believes she is capable of challenging for gold in Saturday’s 800m Olympic final. The Scottish middle-distance runner booked her place in her first Olympic final after finishing... Read More

Mo Farah completes Olympic ‘double double’

May 29, 2019  

Mo Farah cemented his place as Britain’s most successful Olympic track and field athlete of all time after he successfully retained his 5000m title on Saturday. The 33-year-old has now completed the O... Read More