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.

SA relay team fumble out of contention

2015-08-29 12:45

South Africa's 4x100m relay hopes took a tumble in Saturday's heats at the IAAF World Championships.

Schippers record stuns her coach

2015-08-29 10:22

Dafne Schippers smashed a 36-year-old European record to capture the women's world 200 metres gold.

Bolt mulls Rio retirement segue

2015-08-28 15:01

Usain Bolt said he might end his glittering career at next year's Olympics after he completed a world sprint double in Beijing.

King Bolt shows Gatlin who's boss

2015-08-28 07:32

Usain Bolt has well and truly cemented his legendary status after winning another sprint title.

Up next for Van Niekerk? World record!

2015-08-27 20:00

The day after winning gold in a 400m, South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk says the world record will be his next target.

Bolt survives Gatlin - and cameraman

2015-08-27 16:09

Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt survived an unexpected threat from an out of control cameraman after winning the 200m in Beijing.

Semenya flops in Beijing

2015-08-27 14:18

Caster Semenya has failed to reach the final of the women's 800m at the IAAF World Championship 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.


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.

Farah defends world double

2015-08-29 14:17

Mo Farah retained his world distance double on Saturday when he stormed to victory in the 5000 metres in Beijing.

Bolt chasing 3rd gold medal

2015-08-29 11:38

Usain Bolt will take to the track for 4x100 relay as he seeks his third title at IAAF World Championships.

Bolt's scooter assailant says sorry

2015-08-29 07:58

The cameraman who sent Usain Bolt flying presented him with a red bracelet to apologise.

Sleep drug ban for Aussie athletes

2015-08-28 10:01

Australia's Olympic athletes must agree to having their bags and other possessions searched by team officials.

Jobodwana: Podium, podium, podium - that’s all I thought of

2015-08-27 21:58

After facing Usain Bolt in three major 200m finals, Anaso Jobodwana has finally shared the podium with the Jamaican star.

Jobodwana delivers on promise

2015-08-27 18:12

Anaso Jobodwana won Team South Africa's second medal in Beijing, setting a new South African 200m record in the process.

Jobodwana wins bronze for SA

2015-08-27 14:59

Anaso Jobodwana has won South Africa's second medal at the IAAF World Championship in Beijing.

Van Niekerk storms to 400m gold!

Wayde van Niekerk won the 400m gold medal at the IAAF World Champs in Beijing as he posted the sixth fastest time in history.

15 comments9313 Views

Van Niekerk released from hospital

2015-08-26 17:20

Wayde van Niekerk was discharged from the hospital where he was under observation for exhaustion after winning the world championship title in the 400m

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.