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15 Year-Old Christopher Taylor Runs Phenomenal 45.69 to Smash Kirani James Age Group World Record
09 March 2015
15 Year-Old Christopher Taylor Runs Phenomenal 45.69 to Smash Kirani James Age Group World Record
 Jamaica's 15-year-old super talent, Christopher Taylor, produced a mind blowing performance on Sunday as he smashed Kirani James World record for 15-year-old's. Taylor,
Kilty Powers to 60m European Indoor Gold
08 March 2015
Kilty Powers to 60m European Indoor Gold
World indoor champion Richard Kilty stormed to a victory in the men's 60m final on the final day at the European Indoor championships in Prague. Kilty clocked 6.51sec beating
 Nagoya Women's Marathon: Kirwa Wins, Konovalova Sets World's Masters Record
08 March 2015
Nagoya Women's Marathon: Kirwa Wins, Konovalova Sets World's Masters Record
The 2014 Asian Games gold medalist Eunice Kirwa of Bahrain won Nagoya women's marathon, while Russia's Mariya Konovalova set age 40+ world record on Sunday (8). Kirwa posted a
Lavillenie Wins 4th Straight European Title
08 March 2015
Lavillenie Wins 4th Straight European Title
 World record holder in pole vault, Renaud Lavillenie, won his 4th straight European Indoor gold medal in Prague on Saturday, March 6. Lavillenie vaulted season's best
France Takes Men's 60m Hurdles Podium
06 March 2015
France Takes Men's 60m Hurdles Podium
French hurdlers with a clean sweep in the 60m hurdle race concluded day 2 of the European Indoor Championships in Prague's O2 Arena on Friday evening. The 23-year-old Pascal
Johnson-Thompson Scores 5000m to Win Women's Pentathlon With a new British Record
06 March 2015
Johnson-Thompson Scores 5000m to Win Women's Pentathlon With a new British Record
 Great Britain's Katarina Johnson-Thomson won the gold medal in the women's pentathlon competition at the European Indoor championships in Prague on Friday night. The
Rudisha Confirmed for Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix
05 March 2015
Rudisha Confirmed for Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix
World 800m record holder, David Rudisha, was confirmed  for Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix on June 7 the British Athletics posted today on its website.   “I love
Lagat to Make 10k Debut and Will Try to Break Gebrselassie's World Masters Record
05 March 2015
Lagat to Make 10k Debut and Will Try to Break Gebrselassie's World Masters Record
History's second fastest 1500m (3:26.34) runner, Bernard Lagat, will debut in 10KM road race in Manchester on May 5th and will shoot for Haile Gebrselassie's world masters record
 Live: European Indoor Championships Prague
04 March 2015
Live: European Indoor Championships Prague
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague Live Stream, Schedule and Results Page. Time: Central European  Friday 06 March 2015 - morning | Live
Lavillenie Aims Record in Prague
04 March 2015
Lavillenie Aims Record in Prague
Renaud Lavillenie, who last year set a world pole vault record of 6.16m in Doneck is heading to Czech capital Prague to win his fourth straight European indoor and possibly to set
Bolt: I'm in Better Shape Than Last Year
03 March 2015
Bolt: I'm in Better Shape Than Last Year
World sprint champion, Usain Bolt, who faced a rare defeat in the 4x100m at last Saturdy's Gibson Relays in Kingston Jamaica, says that he is in better shape than last year, but
Entry Lists: European Indoor Championships Prague 2015
02 March 2015
Entry Lists: European Indoor Championships Prague 2015
 Final Entries for 2015 European Indoor Championships. Event will take place this weekend in Prague, Czech Republic from March 5-8.  Direct Link to Entry Lists
Results: World's Best 10k, San Juan
02 March 2015
Results: World's Best 10k, San Juan
 Results: World's Best 10KM San Juan, Puerto Rico - March 1, 2015 FULL RESULTS HERE>> Top Men 1 KIROP SAMMY, KITWARA CHDORET KENYA, KE
Bolt Makes Season Debut With 4x100m Relay
01 March 2015
Bolt Makes Season Debut With 4x100m Relay
 The 6-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt made a surprise debut on Saturday in a 4x100m relay at the Gibson Relays in Kingston, Jamaica.  
Long Jump Favorites Rutherford and Caseres Withdraw from European Indoor Champs
27 February 2015
Long Jump Favorites Rutherford and Caseres Withdraw from European Indoor Champs
World's currently ranked #2 and #3 long jumpers, Greg Rutherford and Eusebio Caceres, have withdrawn from next weekend's Prague European Indoor Championships. The Olympic long
Weekend Races To Watch
27 February 2015
Weekend Races To Watch
 Top weekend track and field and marathon races to watch online and follow live. USA TRack and Field Indoor Championships: February 27 - March 1 Watch Live
Results: Malmo Games 2015
26 February 2015
Results: Malmo Games 2015
Results: European Athletics Indoor permit meet Malmo Games 2015. Wednesday, February 25 - Malmo Sweden 60m
 Berlin's Longest Run Commemorates the Victims of the Wall
25 February 2015
Berlin's Longest Run Commemorates the Victims of the Wall
Press Release: It is still another six months till the fourth edition of the Wall Race is carried out, but the Berliner 100 miles race is already casting shadows. More than
Live: Malmo Games 2015
25 February 2015
Live: Malmo Games 2015
 Follow European Athletics Indoor Permit Meeting Malmo Games 2015 on Wednesday, February 25 at 8:00pm European Central Day time.   Watch Live
Two British Records by Johnson-Thompson
24 February 2015
Two British Records by Johnson-Thompson
 For the second week in a row heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson set British indoor record.    On Saturday at the Sainsbury's Indoor Grand Prix Johnson
Start Lists Malmo Games 2015
24 February 2015
Start Lists Malmo Games 2015
Start lists of the final European Athletics indoor permit meet Malmo Games 2015. Event is scheduled for Wednesday, February 25. Event live stream starts at 8:00pm Central European
Ethiopians Negesse (2:05:59) and Dibaba (2:23:15) Take Tokyo Marathon Titles
22 February 2015
Ethiopians Negesse (2:05:59) and Dibaba (2:23:15) Take Tokyo Marathon Titles
Ethiopian runners Endeshaw Negesse and Berhane Dibaba were crowned champions at this Sunday's Tokyo marathon.   Negesse clocked a time 2:05:59 to win the men's race and
Farah Breaks Bekels's 2mile World Record
22 February 2015
Farah Breaks Bekels's 2mile World Record
Double Olympic champion,Mo Farah,  set hi first world record in his running career when he broke Kenenisa Bekele's 2mile world indoor record at the Sainsbury's Indoor Grand
Weekend's Top Live Event Streams
20 February 2015
Weekend's Top Live Event Streams
Follow top track and field events live online. Saturday, February 21 Sainsbury's Indoor Grand Prix - Live Stream Info>>| Adelaide Track Classic - Live Stream
Kenya's Julia Muraga Gets 2-year Doping Ban for EPO
20 February 2015
Kenya's Julia Muraga Gets 2-year Doping Ban for EPO
Kenya's Julia Muraga,  who won the 2014 Cologne marathon,  has failed a doping test  and has been handed a 2-year doping ban the Athletics Kenya (AK) announced
Start Lists: Sainbury's Indoor Grand Prix 2015
20 February 2015
Start Lists: Sainbury's Indoor Grand Prix 2015
 Start Lists: Sainbury's Indoor Grand Prix 2015 - Event Scheduled Saturday February 21. To watch event live see info here>>  More event info
Uknown 17 Year Old 400m Runner Blasts 45.39 in His first Race Out his Country
19 February 2015
Uknown 17 Year Old 400m Runner Blasts 45.39 in His first Race Out his Country
 XL Galan - Besides Dibaba's 5000m world indoor record the other surprise at 2015 XL Galan meet was the 17-year-old Abdalleleh Haroun of Qatar. Before the race Haroun's
Results: XL Galan 2015
19 February 2015
Results: XL Galan 2015
Results: XL Galan - Stockholm, Sweden - FEB 19, 2015 Results Courtesy: http://www.xlgalan.com/ M 200
Dibaba Smashes World 5000m Record
19 February 2015
Dibaba Smashes World 5000m Record
Ethiopia's superstar Genzebe Dibaba smashed the women's 5000m indoor world record at the 2015 XL Galan Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday (19). Dibaba ran a phenomenal
Live: XL Galan 2015
19 February 2015
Live: XL Galan 2015
 Follow Live the IAAF Indoor permit meeting XL Galan 2015 on Thursday February 19. Genzebe Dibaba, who broke world 3000m indoor record in Stockholm last year on Thursday night
Barshim Clears 2.41m to Break Asian Record
19 February 2015
Barshim Clears 2.41m to Break Asian Record
 World indoor high jump champion, Mutaz Essa Brarshim, set a new  Asian indoor record of 2.41m on Wednesday at te Athlon International Grand Prix.  
Marathoner Shows What is to Never Give Up as She Crawls to the Finish
18 February 2015
Marathoner Shows What is to Never Give Up as She Crawls to the Finish
Kenya's Marathon Runner Hyvon Ngetich showed what is to never give up as she crawled the last 300m in the race.  Ngetich was leading most of the Austin marathon but some
Defending champions Getu Feleke and Anna Hahner return to Vienna
18 February 2015
Defending champions Getu Feleke and Anna Hahner return to Vienna
 The two defending champions have opted to return to the Vienna City Marathon, which will be staged on 12th April. Ethiopia’s Getu Feleke and Germany’s Anna Hahner
Start Lists: XL Galan 2015
18 February 2015
Start Lists: XL Galan 2015
 Start Lists: IAAF World Indoor Permit Meet XL Galan. Event scheduled for Thursday, Feb 19. M 200 m
Collins Blazes 6.47 in 60m in Poland
17 February 2015
Collins Blazes 6.47 in 60m in Poland
The 38-year-old Kim Collins of Saint Kitt and Navis set an other personal best and  world leading mark in the 60m dash at the 11th edition of the European Athletics indoor
Results: Pedro's Cup 2015
17 February 2015
Results: Pedro's Cup 2015
 Results: European Athletics Indoor Permit Meet -  Pedro's Cup - February 17,  2015 Results Courtesy: domtel-sport.pl   Results Men 60m
Live: Pedro's Cup 2015
17 February 2015
Live: Pedro's Cup 2015
 Follow Live European Athletics Indoor permit meet Pedro's Cup 2015 on Tuesday, Feb 17. The event will start  at 5:50pm European central time and will be stream live via
After 6 Years Armstrong Gets His Bronze Medal
16 February 2015
After 6 Years Armstrong Gets His Bronze Medal
 Canadian Shot putter Dylan Armstrong had to wait six years to finally get his well deserved Olympic bronze medal from 2008 Beijing Olympics. In 2008 at Beijing Olympics
Kiplagat Sets World Half Marathon Record
15 February 2015
Kiplagat Sets World Half Marathon Record
Kenya's Florence Kiplagat set a new world half marathon record at the  at the Mitja Marató de Barcelona on Sunday, February, 15. Kiplagat clocked an
Usain Bolt Plans to Retire After 2017 World Championships
15 February 2015
Usain Bolt Plans to Retire After 2017 World Championships
World's fastest man Usain Bolt told Daily Mail that he plans to end his career after the 2017 London world outdoor championships.   After winning three golds at the Moscow
Lavillenie Clears Big 6.02m at Istaf Indoor Meet
15 February 2015
Lavillenie Clears Big 6.02m at Istaf Indoor Meet
 World Pole vault record holder Renaud Lavilenie jumped 6.02m at the ISTAF Indoor meet on Saturday night in Berlin.  It is the third time the French man has reached
Results: Istaf Indoor 2015
15 February 2015
Results: Istaf Indoor 2015
 Results: Istaf Indoor 2015 - Saturday, February 14 Results Courtesy: http://www.istaf-indoor.de/ Alternative Link to the PDF!
 Weekend's Live Streams - Istaf Indoors, Millrose games, British Indoor Champs, Perth Track Classic
13 February 2015
Weekend's Live Streams - Istaf Indoors, Millrose games, British Indoor Champs, Perth Track Classic
Live Stream Info and Links for this weekend's top track and field meets from around the globe.  Saturday, Feb 14  ISTAF INDOOR - Live Stream Info Here
Results: RAK Half Marathon 2015 - Winners Mary Kaitany (KEN) 66:02 and Mosinet Geremew (ETH) 60:05
13 February 2015
Results: RAK Half Marathon 2015 - Winners Mary Kaitany (KEN) 66:02 and Mosinet Geremew (ETH) 60:05
Results: Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon (RAK) Half Marathon -  Friday, February 13. Full Results Here>> Top Results
Rudisha to Run Meets in Australia
13 February 2015
Rudisha to Run Meets in Australia
World record holder in 800m David Rudisha of Kenya will contest in two meets in Australia in March.  Rudisha, will compete at the Sydney track classic on March 14 and a
Mutai, Komon and Ronoh Challenge Title Holder Kirui in Prague
12 February 2015
Mutai, Komon and Ronoh Challenge Title Holder Kirui in Prague
The Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon has made a name for itself among the leading half marathons in the world in recent years thanks to a series of super fast
Lisek Takes Down Polish Pole Vault Record
12 February 2015
Lisek Takes Down Polish Pole Vault Record
Poland's rising pole vault star, Piotr Lisek, in front of 1500 spectators broke his national indoor record at the Springer Meeting in Dessau, Germany on Wednesday, February
Entry Lists: Millrose Games 2015
11 February 2015
Entry Lists: Millrose Games 2015
 Entry Lists: Millrose Games 2015 - Event Scheduled for Saturday, February 15 Men's NYRR Wanamaker Mile Matthew Centrowitz USA Nike
Bolt Confirms for Paris Diamond League
11 February 2015
Bolt Confirms for Paris Diamond League
 The 6-time Olympic champion, Usain Bolt, confirmed today that he will return to Paris Diamond League meeting on July 4th.  The world 100m and 200m world record
Asafa Powell to Compete at Malmö Games
10 February 2015
Asafa Powell to Compete at Malmö Games
 Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell has been added to the men's 60m field for Malmö games on February 25. Powell who has clocked the most sub 10.00 second 100m
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