WatchAthletics.com - Article feed https://www.watchathletics.com WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS Wed, 16 Jun 2021 01:53:02 +0000 en WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS https://www.watchathletics.com https://www.watchathletics.com/img/watch-athletics-logo.png 478 99 WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS US 1500m and 5000m record holder Shelby Houlihan tests positive for anabolic steroid https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11448/american-1500m-world-record-holder-test-positive-for-doping/ The US record holder in the women s 1500 and 5000 meters Shelby Houlihan has tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid The 28 year old Houlihan has been suspended from athletics by the AIU Athletics Integrity Unit for four years after testing positive for the banned substance nandrolone Nandrolone can improve an athlete s ability to train harder It reduces tiredness meaning athletes can recover quicker from a hard training session It also helps the body to build muscle by producing more Tue, 15 Jun 2021 07:01:13 +0000 Ingebrigsten runs European 5000m record (12:48.93); Hassan (3:53.63) defeats Kipyegon in 1500m https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11446/diamond-league-jacob-ingebrigsten-florence-diamond-league/ Four meeting records and four world leads were set in a fabulous edition of the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea the third leg of the Wanda Diamond League meeting at the Asics Firenze Marathon Stadium in Florence World and olympic finalist Akani Simbine clinched a back to back win in the men s 100m with 10 08 holding off 2018 European 4x100 relay champion Chijundu Ujah by 0 02 Emmanuel Matadi finished third edging Yupun Abeykoon from Sri Lanka with the same time of 10 16 See full results here Fri, 11 Jun 2021 02:36:49 +0000 Meeting records under threat at the Golden Gala in Florence https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11445/meeting-recordds-under-threat-at-the-golden-gala-in-florence/ World 5000m record holder Joshua Cheptegei world 200m champion Dina Asher Smith middle distance running stars Sifan Hassan Faith Kipyegon and Laura Muir and double high jump world champion Mutaz Barshim will headline a spectacular edition of the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea at the ASICS Firenze Marathon Stadium named after former FIDAL President Luigi Ridolfi The Italian leg of the WANDA Diamond League has moved from Rome to Florence because the traditional venue is not available for athletics due Thu, 10 Jun 2021 03:26:35 +0000 Kazakhstan's Nadezhda Dubovitskaya clears 2.00m and sets Asian High Jump Record https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11444/kazakhstan-s-nadezhda-dubovitskaya-clears-2-00m-and-sets-asian-high-jump-record/ Kazakhstan s Nadezhda Dubovitskaya became the first Asian woman to clear 2 00m in the high jump at the 2021 Kazakh Championships in Astana on Tuesday HISTORY Kazakhstan s Nadezhda Dubovitskaya breaks Asian high jump record AR at the Kazakh Championships in Astana and becomes the FIRST ASIAN WOMAN to clear 2 meters She adds 1 centimeter to the mark set by her compatriot Marina Aitova in 2009 pic twitter com 1KVf1yeOTf tms TnFtms June 8 2021 Wed, 09 Jun 2021 04:22:35 +0000 Polish throwers take big wins in Turku https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11443/polish-throwers-take-big-wins-in-turku/ Polish throwers Marcin Krukowski Wojcich Nowicki and Malwina Kopron were in the spotlight at the Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku Wed, 09 Jun 2021 04:16:48 +0000 Gidey breaks Hassan's two-day-old 10,000m world record with 29:01.03 in Hengelo https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11442/gidey-breaks-hassan-s-two-day-old-10-000m-world-record-with-29-01-03-in-hengelo/ Letesenbet Gidey broke Sifan Hassan s two day old 10 000m world record with 29 01 03 at the Ethiopian Olympic trials in Hengelo Netherlands on Tuesday Ethiopian Gidey bettered the women s 10 000m world record just two days after Sifan Hassan to win the Ethiopian trials in 26 49 51 Kejelcha was second in 26 49 73 while Berihu Aregawi finished close behind in 26 50 37 The fourth man was Hagos Gebrhiwet with 26 57 16 A surprise win produced Werkwuha Getachew who won the women s 800m in a new world Tue, 08 Jun 2021 20:19:16 +0000 Paavo Nurmi Games: Wlodarczyk and Fajdek in the spotlight in Turku https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11441/paavo-nurmi-games-wlodarczyk-and-fajdek-in-the-spotlight-in-turku/ Polish hammer throw stars Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek will be in the spotlight on the second day of the Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:41:48 +0000 McLaughlin sets season debut record 52.83 for the 400m hurdles in Nashville https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11440/mclaughlin-season-debut-record-52-83-for-the-400m-hurdles-in-nashville/ Sydney McLaughlin clocked the fastest season debut for 400m hurdles in history at the American Track League meet the Music City Track Carnival in Nashville on Sunday Running her first 400 hurdles race since the 2019 World Championship final she right away showed she is in great form by taking a comfortable win in a world leading time of 52 83 She s is also the first woman to run the 400m hurdles distance under 53 seconds this year See the full meet results here Mon, 07 Jun 2021 14:28:15 +0000 Sifan Hassan Destroys World 10,000m World Record https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11439/sifan-hassan-destroys-world-10-000m-world-record/ Sifan Hassan made history by smashing the world record in the 10000 metres with 29 06 82 at the FBK Games in Hengelo a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting Sun, 06 Jun 2021 13:53:35 +0000 Trayvon Bromell blasts 9.77 World Lead in Miramar https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11438/trayvon-bromell-blasts-9-77-world-lead-in-miramar/ USA s sprint star Trayvon Bromell clocked a new 100m World lead with a wind legal 1 5m s Another US sprinter Marvin Bracy was second in a new PB of 9 85 seconds In the prelims Yohan Blake of Jamaica ran the fastest time of 9 97 W 2 1m s while Bromell clocked 10 01 Only four men ran the final but the former 100m world champion Yohan Blake was not amongst them Jamaica s double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson won the 100m and the 200m She first won the 100m in 10 88 finishing ahead of USA s Sat, 05 Jun 2021 22:06:17 +0000 European 10000m Cup: Frencham Amdouni wins as Mo Farah finishes 8th https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11437/european-10000m-cup-frencham-amdouni-wins-as-mo-farah-finished-8th/ Morhad Amdouni of France won the European 10 000m Cup while Mo Farah suffered his first loss over the distance since the 2011 World Championships in Daegu in Birmingham on Saturday outsprinted Bashir Abdi of Belgium and Spaniard Carlos Mayo to win the European 10 000m cup in a new PB of 27 23 39 Abdi took second with a PB of 27 24 41 while Mayo finished in 3rd in 27 25 00 The Spaniard shaved more than 1 minute and 20 seconds from his previous personal best All three men also ran inside the Tokyo Sat, 05 Jun 2021 21:33:30 +0000 Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce becomes second-fastest woman in history https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11436/shelly-ann-fraser-pryce-becomes-second-fastest-woman-in-history/ Jamaican Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce became the 2nd fastest woman in the 100m of all time after clocking 10 63 seconds in Kingston on Saturday Shelly Ann Fraser PryceJAM05 Jun 2021310 64 1 2Carmelita JeterUSA20 Sep 2009410 65A 1 1Marion JonesUSA12 Sep 1998510 70 0 3Elaine Thompson HerahJAM1 Jul 2016610 72 1 6Sha Carri RichardsonUSA10 Apr 2021710 73 2 0Christine ArronFRA19 Aug 1998810 74 1 3Merlene OtteyJAM7 Sep 1996810 74 1 0English GardnerUSA3 Jul 20161010 75 0 4Kerron StewartJAM10 Jul 2009 Sat, 05 Jun 2021 16:36:49 +0000 Duplantis, Asher-Smith, Hassan among the stars in Hengelo https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11435/duplantis-asher-smith-hassan-among-the-stars-in-hengelo/ Pole vault world record holder Armand Mondo Duplantis will make the first appearance of his career at the FBK Games in Hengelo World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting on Sunday 6 June The historic Dutch meeting features four Olympic gold medallists five world champions and two world record holders See live stream and results here Duplantis is aiming to break the meeting record and Dutch all comers record of 5 91m set by US Sam Kendricks in 2019 His 23 meet winning streak came to an end at Sat, 05 Jun 2021 14:49:45 +0000 Farah targets Tokyo Olympics qualifying at European 10,000m Cup https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11434/farah-targets-tokyo-olympics-qualifying-at-european-10-000m-cup/ Mo Farah will try to make the Tokyo Olympics place on the British team at the European 10 000m Cup which also serves as British Athletics 10 000m Championships on Saturday in Birmingham The four time Olympic medallist must run inside the qualifying mark of 27 minutes 28 seconds and finish in the top two in order to be selected for the Tokyo Olympics The 38 year old will be competing on the track for the first time since he won 10000m gold at the 2017 World championships Farah s biggest opponent Fri, 04 Jun 2021 23:16:50 +0000 Warholm smashes his own one year old 300m hurdles world record https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11433/warholm-breaks-his-own-one-year-old-300m-hurdles-world-record/ Karsten Warholm smashed his own one year old world 300m hurdles record at the Bislett Night of Highlights meeting in Oslo on Friday The two time world champion over 400m hurdles in his first outdoor race in 2021 clocked an impressive 33 26 shaving 0 30 seconds from his previous mark from the Impossible Games last year Warholm s 400m hurdles personal best is 46 87 just 0 09 seconds slower than Kevin Young s World record of 46 78 In the women s 3000m used were more than 40 millimeters She used the Fri, 04 Jun 2021 22:57:13 +0000 Josh Kerr runs European 1500m lead with 3:31.55 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11432/josh-kerr-runs-european-1500m-lead-with-3-31-55/ Great Britain s Josh Kerr produced a major highlight by running a huge PB and European 1500m lead at the Stumptown Twilight in Portland Oregon on Thursday afternoon Kerr Natalia Hawthorn pulled away from the field over the last 200m to win the women s 1500m in 4 04 20 See the full meet results here Fri, 04 Jun 2021 05:44:33 +0000 Bradshaw clears new british pole vault record with 4.82m in Huelva https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11431/bradshaw-clears-new-british-pole-vault-record-with-5-82m/ Holly Bradshaw set a new British national record in the pole vault with a huge clearance of 4 82m at the Meeting Iberoamericano Huelva on Thursday Afternoon The World and European championships medalist opened her series with an easy 4 50m on her first try The following height of 4 64m Bradshaw cleared with her second try while 4 70m and the new British record height of 4 82m she cleared very confidently on her first time of asking Bradshaw who finished 5th at Rio Olympics in 2016 is now a Thu, 03 Jun 2021 19:52:38 +0000 Start Lists: Rome/Florence Diamond League 2021 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11430/start-lists-rome-florence-diamond-league-2021/ Start Lists 2021 Wanda Rome Florence Diamond League Thursday June 10 See the live stream and results page here Discus WomenEntriesPole Vault WomenEntriesShot Put MenEntries400m Hurdles WomenEntriesHigh Jump MenEntries400m MenEntries3000m Steeplechase MenEntries100m Hurdles WomenEntriesLong Jump WomenEntries110m Hurdles MenEntries1500m WomenEntries1500m WomenEntries200m WomenEntries5000m MenEntries100m MenEntries Thu, 03 Jun 2021 15:55:23 +0000 P.T.S Meeting: Blessing Okagbare goes sub 11 and sets Slovak all comers 100m record https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11429/p-t-s-meeting-okakbare-goes-sub-11-over-the-100m/ Nigeria s Blessing Okagbare ran her third sub 11 second 100m of her season at the P T S Meeting in Samorin a World Athletics Continental Tour Silver level series on Wednesday afternoon The Olympic and World Championships medalist in the long jump destroyed the women s 100m final by finished first in 10 98 0 1m s nearly half a second ahead of Ireland s Ciara Neville 11 47 Okakbare s time was the first sub 11 seconds ever recorded on Slovak soil and the 21st time in her career 19 times more than Thu, 03 Jun 2021 00:19:52 +0000 Erriyon Knighton Smashes Usain Bolt's 200m U18 World Record https://www.watchathletics.com/article/11428/erriyon-knighton-smashes-usain-bolt-s-200m-u18-world-record/ American sprint phenom Erriyon Knighton broke Usain Bolt s U18 200m World best on Monday night at the American Track League in Jacksonville Florida The 17 year old high school junior from Tampa in the final straight ran down the former 60m dash World indoor champion Trayvon Bromell to win the men s 200m with an incredible 22 11 w 1 6m s The previous World U18 200 meter World best was held by legendary Usain Bolt who ran at 20 13 back in 2003 Just one year ago Knighton also broke Bolt s U16 World Wed, 02 Jun 2021 05:50:47 +0000