Scandals won't taint 2017 World Champs

2016-04-19 17:03

Recent scandals that have tarnished athletics will not overshadow the 2017 World Championships in London organisers have said.

IAAF rejects corruption appeal by Kenya

2016-04-08 14:34

The IAAF ethics board has upheld the provisional suspension of Kenyan athletics chief executive Isaac Mwangi.

Kenya hopeful of dodging WADA sanctions

2016-04-05 16:27

Kenyan officials are optimistic the country will be granted more time to pass a robust anti-doping law and avoid a threatened Olympics ban.

Farah aware of role amid doping scandals

2016-03-26 11:16

Olympic champion Mo Farah is conscious of his responsibilities towards athletics as the sport struggles with doping scandals.

IAAF study whistleblower's request to compete again

2016-03-12 07:05

IAAF president Sebastian Coe admitted he was looking into how once-banned Russian doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova could compete once again.

Rio doubt for Russia as IAAF meet

2016-03-10 08:26

Russian athletes are unlikely to see their suspension from international competition lifted when the IAAF Council meet.

Russia still violating anti-doping criteria

2016-03-06 21:01

Russian athletics is still violating the strict doping criteria laid out by the IAAF and WADA a German documentary has claimed.

IAAF suspends Kenyan athletics chief

2016-02-22 19:24

The head of Kenya's track and field federation was temporarily suspended by the IAAF for "potential subversion" of anti-doping procedures.

Coe ready to ban Kenya from Rio

2016-02-18 14:09

Kenya's athletics team could be banned from the Rio Olympics, according to IAAF president Sebastian Coe.

Nestle terminates IAAF sponsorship

2016-02-10 19:59

Nestle has terminated their sponsorship with the IAAF over fears that the corruption and doping scandals could damage the company's reputation.


Kenya vows to beat anti-doping deadline

2016-04-11 15:00

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta will give priority to pass a new anti-doping law and ensure his country compete in Rio.

Russian champ gets doping suspension

2016-04-05 17:45

Russian hammer thrower Tatyana Lysenko, the reigning Olympic champion, has been provisionally suspended for doping.

Coe defends 'proactive' IAAF anti-doping record

2016-03-26 13:17

IAAF chief Sebastian Coe has defended his sport's approach to anti-doping, insisting it was far more "proactive" than "protective".

Van Niekerk makes sprint history: Twitter reacts

2016-03-13 10:00

Twitter exploded after Wayde van Niekerk became the first athlete to run under 10s for 100-metres, 20s for 200m and 44s for 400m.

Kenya among 5 countries in 'critical care' - IAAF

2016-03-12 07:05

World athletics' governing body, the IAAF, has named five countries as being in "critical care" over their anti-doping programmes.

Russia to investigate new doping allegations

2016-03-07 14:58

The Russian track and field federation says it will investigate new doping-related allegations against Russian coaches.

New York opts out of Diamond League

2016-03-03 14:15

The IAAF says New York has opted out of hosting a Diamond League track meet, preferring a street event to attract young fans.

Kenya dismisses threat of Olympic ban

2016-02-18 21:20

Athletics Kenya shrugged off warnings that teams could be banned from Rio 2016 if the federation is found to be non-compliant in doping investigations.

Coe 'won't accept' Nestle split

2016-02-11 07:16

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe has angrily hit back at Nestle's move to terminate its sponsorship of the scandal-hit IAAF.

Isinbayeva to miss indoor season

2016-02-08 12:56

Yelena Isinbayeva will miss the remainder of the indoor season after tearing a muscle in her left leg, her coach Yevgeny Trofimov has said.

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