Two Kenyan athletes banned for doping

2015-10-02 17:30

Athletics Kenya have banned two athletes after they were sanctioned by the IAAF for doping.

Eaton retains world decathlon title

2015-08-29 15:22

Olympic champion Ashton Eaton has broken his own world record as he retained his world decathlon title in Beijing.

Dibaba keeps double bid on track

2015-08-27 07:20

Ethiopian track sensation Genzebe Dibaba kept her bid for a world double well on track with Usain Bolt later also going for a second sprint title.

Kidney transplant awaits Aries Merritt

2015-08-26 11:12

No matter how many hurdles Aries Merritt clears at the world championships, he knows there's an even bigger one waiting for him.

Farah stumbles into 5 000m final

2015-08-26 07:30

Britain's Mo Farah regained his balance after stumbling to book his spot in the final of the men's 5000 metres.

Bolt, Gatlin renew rivalry in 200m

2015-08-25 08:17

Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin will renew their sprint rivalry in the world championships 200m heats in Beijing.

Wayde, Wenda into finals in Beijing

2015-08-24 15:06

SA’s Wenda Nel and Wayde van Niekerk waltzed into the final of the 400m hurdles and flat 400m events respectively in Beijing.

Akani Simbine into 100m semis

2015-08-22 14:29

South Africa’s Akani Simbine finished 3rd in his 100m heat to advance to the semi-finals at the IAAF World Championships.

Sebastian Coe elected IAAF president

2015-08-19 07:05

Britain's Sebastian Coe has beaten Sergey Bubka in a tight vote to become the new president of the IAAF.

IAAF suspends 28 from 2005, 2007 champs

2015-08-11 18:11

The IAAF has provisionally suspended 28 athletes for suspected doping offences at the 2005 and 2007 world championships in Helsinki and Osaka.


Bolt wins third gold with Jamaican relay

2015-08-29 15:31

Usain Bolt capped another memorable world championships by winning a third gold medal as the anchor of the Jamaican 4x100m relay team.

Jamaica storm to women's 4x100m title

2015-08-29 15:17

Double Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce anchored Jamaica to their second successive world title in the women's 4x100 metres.

Kenyan runners fail dope tests in Beijing

2015-08-26 12:58

Kenyan runners Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have failed doping tests at the world championships, the ruling body IAAF says.

Bolt, Gatlin near 200m showdown

2015-08-26 07:33

Rivals Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin are expected to set up a 200m showdown at the world championships.

Bolt, Gatlin cruise into 200m semis

2015-08-25 14:27

Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin have cruised into the semi-finals of the men's 200m at the world championships in Beijing.

Gatlin defends mom from podium

2015-08-24 15:06

If you heckle Justin Gatlin's mom, he will respond - even if he's in the middle of an awards ceremony.

All eyes on Fraser-Pryce

2015-08-24 09:58

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce takes centre-stage as she bids to complete a men's and women's world 100m double for Jamaica.

Felix dreams of being one-lap wonder

2015-08-21 12:51

The most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the "really difficult" decision to switch to 400m.

Expand the fight on doping - Hansen

2015-08-18 19:00

The new IAAF president and council has been called to put doping at the top of their agenda for the next four years.

IAAF expecting full Bird's Nest

2015-07-30 12:29

International athletics chief Lamine Diack says he has been told to expect full houses at the world championships in Beijing.

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