Olivier third in Hengelo

2015-05-24 20:47

South African middle distance ace Andre Olivier has won the bronze medal at the Fanny Blankers-Koen Games in Hengelo.

Jobodwana: I had it in my legs

2015-05-23 08:51

Before he lined up for the 200m event at the Cayman Invitational, Anaso Jobodwana had a feeling he was about to get the national mark.

Jobodwana: I can be a medal contender

2015-05-21 10:19

Sprinting sensation Anaso Jobodwana believes he can win a medal in one of the most competitive events in Beijing later this year.

Gatlin leaves officials perplexed

2015-05-20 17:33

Beijing World Challenge organisers have said they were "perplexed" by comments from Justin Gatlin.

Nel flies SA flag high in Beijing

2015-05-20 17:04

South African athlete Wenda Nel has won the 400m hurdles at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Beijing.

Gatlin 'misunderstood' - manager

2015-05-20 13:37

When a furious Justin Gatlin left Beijing, boasting he was going 'to drop a bomb" in his next race, his manager could only raise a smile.

Gatlin slams 'disrespectful' organisers

2015-05-19 10:56

Controversial sprinter Justin Gatlin ran into a new row when he flew home on the eve of the Beijing World Challenge meeting.

Viljoen caps off superb week

2015-05-17 20:55

South African women's javelin record holder Sunette Viljoen has won the silver medal at the Shanghai leg of the Diamond League.

Jobadwana smashes 200m record

2015-05-17 13:28

Olympic finallist Anaso Jobodwana has confirmed his status as the country's speed king by breaking the South African 200m record

Rivalries can revive athletics - James

2015-05-16 12:11

Head-to-head rivalries featuring the world's leading athletes are the best way forward for track and field, says Kirani James.


Gelant chasing a spot in IAAF squad

2015-05-24 15:00

Middle-distance star Elroy Gelant was a notable absentee when Athletics SA (ASA) announced the provisional senior squad for the IAAF World Championships this week.

Nel edging closer to SA record

2015-05-21 18:32

Wenda Nel believes she will continue to edge closer to the SA 400m hurdles record after running her personal best time in Beijing.

Gatlin to race 200m at Eugene

2015-05-21 07:32

US sprinter Justin Gatlin will race his first 200m of the world championship season at the Eugene Diamond League meeting on May 30.

Oliver flies at Bird's Nest

2015-05-20 17:33

David Oliver has run fastest 110 metres hurdles this year at Beijing's World Challenge meeting at the famed Bird's Nest.

Bannister's 4-minute mile shoes on auction

2015-05-20 16:04

The running shoes worn by Roger Bannister when he broke the 4-minute mile will be going on sale.

Comrades cut-off times confirmed

2015-05-20 09:43

The 90th Comrades Marathon, an up-run from Durban to Pietermaritzburg on Sunday, May 31 will have six official cut-offs along the route.

ASA names preliminary World Champs squad

2015-05-18 14:55

Athletics South Africa has announced a preliminary 63-member squad for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing in August.

Fraser-Pryce flops in Shanghai

2015-05-17 18:29

World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce finished just fifth in the Shanghai Diamond League 100m.

Mokoena to lead the SA charge

2015-05-16 13:47

Khotso Mokoena will start the defence of his long jump series title at the Shanghai leg of the Diamond League on Sunday.

Fraser-Pryce cautious ahead of worlds

2015-05-16 12:09

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is taking nothing for granted despite heading into her title defences this season.

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