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Texas Relays on Saturday: Barber vaults 5.91m; Jarvis Gotch 8.24m in LJ;  Akinosun 11.07m in women's 100m
03 April 2016
Texas Relays on Saturday: Barber vaults 5.91m; Jarvis Gotch 8.24m in LJ; Akinosun 11.07m in women's 100m
Canada's World champion Shawn Barber cleared 5.91m to take men's pole vault in Texas Relays on Saturday, April 2. After failing to medal at world indoors two weeks ago, the
Violah Chepchumba shaves nearly 4 mins off her PB to win Prague Half  Marathon in 65:51; Wanjiru clocks 59:20
02 April 2016
Violah Chepchumba shaves nearly 4 mins off her PB to win Prague Half Marathon in 65:51; Wanjiru clocks 59:20
Kenya's Violah Chepchumba and Daniel Wanjiru broke the course records to win the 2016 Prague Half Marathon on Saturday March 2. A little known Chepchumba crossed the line
Live: Paris Marathon 2016
02 April 2016
Live: Paris Marathon 2016
 Live Stream, Results: Schneider Electric Paris Marathon 2016.  Event Scheduled for Sunday, April 3 at: 8:45am - 12:00pm (Central European) 6:45am - 10:00am
Several world leads fall at Florida relays on FridayFriday
02 April 2016
Several world leads fall at Florida relays on FridayFriday
Wesley Vazquez's 1:44.75 in 800m, Ahmed's Ali 20.16 in 200m and Eddie Lovett 12.39 in 100m hurdles were the top highlights on day 2 at Florida Relays.   Puerto Rico's Wesley
Kenyans are the favourites, but Germany’s Arne Gabius targets sub 61 minutes in Berlin Half Marathon
01 April 2016
Kenyans are the favourites, but Germany’s Arne Gabius targets sub 61 minutes in Berlin Half Marathon
Kenya’s world-class runners are the favourites again for the Berlin Half Marathon on Sunday. However it looks likely that for the first time since the 90ies a German runner
Townsend beats Campbell-Brown in Florida
01 April 2016
Townsend beats Campbell-Brown in Florida
Tiffany Townsend beat Jamaica's Veronica Campbell Brown, while LaShawn Merritt set new 200m world lead at Florida Relays on Thursday in Gainesville, FL.    USA's
Olympic medalist Turkish runner Abeylegesse banned for doping
31 March 2016
Olympic medalist Turkish runner Abeylegesse banned for doping
Ethiopian born Turkish runner Elvan Abeylegesse have been banned by the IAAF for failing drugs test, the Turkish Athletics Federation announced on Thursday, March 31. Turkish
Live: Australian Athletics Championships 2016
31 March 2016
Live: Australian Athletics Championships 2016
 Live Stream, Results, Schedule, Entry Lists: Australian Athletics Championships and Olympic Trials March 31 - April 3. Watch Live Stream Day
Men's 1500m in Doha Diamond League will be hot; 5 sub 3:30 runners are set to clash
30 March 2016
Men's 1500m in Doha Diamond League will be hot; 5 sub 3:30 runners are set to clash
The organizers of this year's Doha Diamond League meet has brought together a stellar field in men's 1500m with five runners who have recorded personal bests below
Live: Texas Relays 2016
30 March 2016
Live: Texas Relays 2016
 Live stream, Results, Schedule: the Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays 2016. Event scheduled March 30 - April 1. Watch Live Stream Day 1 |>> Results
2015 Pan American Games drug cheat Gladys Tejeda returns with South American half marathon record
29 March 2016
2015 Pan American Games drug cheat Gladys Tejeda returns with South American half marathon record
Peruvian Gladys Tejeda who cheated to win last year's Pan American marathon gold competed at the IAAF World half marathon championships in Cardiff last week.  Last
Four records fall on final day at Carifta Games
29 March 2016
Four records fall on final day at Carifta Games
Jamaicans Phillipe  Barnett, Warren Barrett, Barbados Jonathon Jones and Grenada's Candesha Scott  set records on the final day the 2016 Carifta Games. Candesha
Drama in Carifta: 5K leader celebrates victory at bell lap; officials argue he has one more to go
29 March 2016
Drama in Carifta: 5K leader celebrates victory at bell lap; officials argue he has one more to go
With some drama concluded the Boys U20 5000m final at the 2016 Carifta Games on Monday night in Grenada's national stadium. Boys U20 race leader Bahamas Benjamin Najman started
Andre de Grasse and Asafa Powell to clash at Jamaica International Invitational
28 March 2016
Andre de Grasse and Asafa Powell to clash at Jamaica International Invitational
Canadian sprint star Andre de Grasse and Jamaica's Asafa Powell will contest in the men's 100m on May 7 at the IAAF World Challenge meet in Kingston, Jamaica.   Andre de
Peters breaks Walcott's Carifta Record
28 March 2016
Peters breaks Walcott's Carifta Record
 Grenada's  18-year-old Andersen Peters in front of his home crowd set a new Carifta Games javelin throw record on Sunday, March 28.  After opening the meet
Live: Carifta Games Grenada 2016
27 March 2016
Live: Carifta Games Grenada 2016
 Live Stream, Results, Schedule: Carifta Games Grenada 2016 March 26-28, Grenada Live Stream March 26 >> Watch Live Stream March 27>> Watch Live Stream
Kamworor, Jepchirchir take world half marathon crowns
26 March 2016
Kamworor, Jepchirchir take world half marathon crowns
Kenyans Geoffrey Kamworor and Karoki Peres Jepchirchir took the 2016 World Half Marathon titles under the rainy and windy weather conditions on Saturday in Cardiff, Great
Live: World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff  2016
25 March 2016
Live: World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016
 Live Stream, Results: IAAF World Half Marathon Championships 2016.  Event Scheduled for Saturday, March 26 at: 1:30pm - 3:30pm (UTC) 2:30pm - 4:30pm (Central
Russia to lose several Olympic medals after successful IAAF appeal
25 March 2016
Russia to lose several Olympic medals after successful IAAF appeal
Six Russian track and field athletes were stripped of all their titles and medals they won between 2009 and 2013, including two gold and one silver medals from the 2012 Olympic
Usain Bolt to run 100m at London Anniversary games
24 March 2016
Usain Bolt to run 100m at London Anniversary games
 Usain Bolt confirmed on Wednesday that he will contest in the100m at the London Anniversary games an IAAF Diamond League meet on July 22.   The six time Olympic gold
Entries: World 1/2 Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016
23 March 2016
Entries: World 1/2 Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016
The organizers of this weekend's IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016 have released the entry lists.   Double world and
Strong women's elite field set for Vienna city marathon
23 March 2016
Strong women's elite field set for Vienna city marathon
Half a dozen of experienced marathon runners with personal bests in the 2:23 to 2:27 region plus two more or less newcomers to the distance form part of the women’s
Caster Semenya clocks 2:00.23 in her first 800m of the season and qualifies for Rio Olympics
22 March 2016
Caster Semenya clocks 2:00.23 in her first 800m of the season and qualifies for Rio Olympics
Former world 800m champion Caster Semeyna opened her season in style as she slocked 2:00.23 in 800m to win Athletics South Africa Night Series 2 meeting in Greenpoint, SA
Bolt Insists Rio to be his last Olympics
22 March 2016
Bolt Insists Rio to be his last Olympics
Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt insists that he will not compete at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.    "It's going to be hard to go four more years for me, to
Four Russian Athletes Test Positive for Meldonium
22 March 2016
Four Russian Athletes Test Positive for Meldonium
Four Russian athletes have tested positive for banned substance meldonium, the Russian athletics federation boss, Dmitry Shlyakhtin revealed on Monday.   Among the
USA dominates final day at world indoors
21 March 2016
USA dominates final day at world indoors
The United States athletes dominated the final day of the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Portland by winning total of five events. Americans won five golds in the women's
Maslak defends 400m crown; Eaton wins 3rd consecutive heptathlon title
20 March 2016
Maslak defends 400m crown; Eaton wins 3rd consecutive heptathlon title
Czech Republic’s Pavel Maslak won the men's 400m final and became the third man in the history of the IAAF World Indoor Championships to successfully defend his world indoor 400m
20 y/o Yulimar Rojas wins triple jump; becomes first ever global gold winner for Venezuela
19 March 2016
20 y/o Yulimar Rojas wins triple jump; becomes first ever global gold winner for Venezuela
Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas won the first gold medal for her country as she took the IAAF World Athletics Indoor Championships triple jump crown on Saturday morning in Portland,
Pentathlete Kendell Williams hits a photographer during shot put contest
19 March 2016
Pentathlete Kendell Williams hits a photographer during shot put contest
Bet that hurt. #Portland2016 pic.twitter.com/MfL77yHsjK— Will Downing (@WillDowningComm) March 18, 2016 USA's pentathlete Kendell Williams hit a photographer while competing
Lavillenie and Suhr take global indoor titles in Portland
18 March 2016
Lavillenie and Suhr take global indoor titles in Portland
Pole vault super stars Renaud Lavillenie of France and Jenn Suhr of the United States were crowned champions at the World Indoor Athletics Championships opening day on Thursday in
Live: IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016
17 March 2016
Live: IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016
Live Stream, Results, Videos: 2016 IAAF World Indoor championships Portland March 17-20. Watch Live Stream Day 4>> Results/Start Lists>> Live
Dechasa sets sights on second Hamburg victory
16 March 2016
Dechasa sets sights on second Hamburg victory
Tadesse Tola and Shumi Dechasa are top of the charts among the elite athletes for the Haspa Marathon Hamburg which takes place on April 17.  While the Ethiopian Tola
58 athletes to represent USA in Portland
16 March 2016
58 athletes to represent USA in Portland
USA Track and Field selected have 58 athletes to represent the country at this week's IAAF World Indoor Championships in Portland.   Pole vault world indoor record holder
WADA confirms 99 positive tests for meldonium
13 March 2016
WADA confirms 99 positive tests for meldonium
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) confirmed 99 positive tests for meldonium since January 1, 2016. WADA included meldonium in its prohibited list on January 1.
Bracy defeats Bromell in the 60m at USA indoor championships
13 March 2016
Bracy defeats Bromell in the 60m at USA indoor championships
Marvin Bracy narrowly beat Trayvon Bromell in the men's 60m final to take the USA track and field indoor championships title and a spot on USA's world indoor team for
Wayde Van Nieker drops sub 10 sec in 100m
13 March 2016
Wayde Van Nieker drops sub 10 sec in 100m
South Africa's World 400m champion Wayde van Nieker broke the 10 second barrier in 100m for the first time in his career at the Free State Championships in Bloemfontein on
Usain Bolt says he is fully recovered from an after ankle injury
11 March 2016
Usain Bolt says he is fully recovered from an after ankle injury
 Usain Bolt says he is training at 100% after overcoming a minor ankle injury.   The 6-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has has recovered from a ankle injury that
Diamond League introduces new scoring system for 2016 season
11 March 2016
Diamond League introduces new scoring system for 2016 season
The organizers of the IAAF Diamond League series have changed the scoring format.     Different from previous years this  when only top three places would score
Rutherford withdraws from world indoors
11 March 2016
Rutherford withdraws from world indoors
Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford has withdrawn from next week's World Indoor Championships in Portland.   According to British Athletics Rutherford is recovering
Multi event entries and 4x400m teams released for the Portland World Indoor Championships
10 March 2016
Multi event entries and 4x400m teams released for the Portland World Indoor Championships
The IAAF posted on its website the accepted entries in the men's Heptathlon, women's pentathlon and 4x400m relay teams for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland
Course record holder Lusapho to battle defending champion Cheshari Jacob at Hannover Marathon
09 March 2016
Course record holder Lusapho to battle defending champion Cheshari Jacob at Hannover Marathon
Three years after breaking the course record Lusapho April returns to the HAJ Marathon Hannover on 10th April. One of South Africa’s leading marathon runners, he
Simbine runs 9.96 to set new SA record
08 March 2016
Simbine runs 9.96 to set new SA record
 South African sprinter Akani Simbine ran a sensational 9.96 seconds in 100m in Pretoria to set a new National Record on Tuesday, March 8. In the men's  100m final at
Meldonium (Mildronate) inventor shocked about WADA's Ban; expects more athletes deaths
08 March 2016
Meldonium (Mildronate) inventor shocked about WADA's Ban; expects more athletes deaths
World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) decided to ban Melodium (Mildronate) since January 1, 2016. The Latvian doctor, Ivars Kalvins, who invented Meldonium says that the prohibition of
Turkey's Gamze Bulut fails drugs test
08 March 2016
Turkey's Gamze Bulut fails drugs test
Turkey's Gamze Bulut, who finished in second place behind banned teammate Aslı Çakır Alptekin at the London Olympics women's 1500m final has failed a drugs
19 Y/O New Zealander sets Oceania pole vault record of  4.80m; Perkovich opens with 70.59m
07 March 2016
19 Y/O New Zealander sets Oceania pole vault record of 4.80m; Perkovich opens with 70.59m
 New Zealand's pole avult sensation Eliza McCartney entertained the public once a again as she broke the Oceania record by clearing 4.80m on Saturday afternoon at
Lavillenie flies 6.03m in Jablonec
06 March 2016
Lavillenie flies 6.03m in Jablonec
Pole vault Olympic champion Renaud Lavillenie (FRA) cleared an impressive 6.03m at the Jablonec Indoor Gala the European Indoor Permit meet on Saturday, March 5. Lavillenie
Rudisha wins 800m in Melbourne
05 March 2016
Rudisha wins 800m in Melbourne
Defending Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha kicked off his 2016 campaign with a win over 800m at the IAAF World Challenge meet in Melbourne. Rudisha in his first race this
Rudisha set to open 2016 campaign in Melbourne
04 March 2016
Rudisha set to open 2016 campaign in Melbourne
 World 800m record holder David Rudisha (KEN) will open his Olympic season on Saturday, March 5 at the opening IAAF World Challenge meeting in Melbourne.   The Olympic
Defending champion Meseret Hailu to lead Haspa Marathon Hamburg
03 March 2016
Defending champion Meseret Hailu to lead Haspa Marathon Hamburg
Meseret Hailu heads the elite women’s field: defending champion puts course record in her sights as part of tough challenge for Ethiopian Olympic selection. Ethiopia’s
Spanovic leaps 6.85m in Belgrade
03 March 2016
Spanovic leaps 6.85m in Belgrade
World championships long jump bronze medalist Ivana Spanovic of Serbia set 2016 #3 mark in the world at the Serbian Open Indoor Meet on Tuesday, March 1. Spanovic opened the
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