Athletics world body brings in new transgender rules

2019-10-16 13:03

Female transgender athletes must lower their testosterone levels by half under new regulations introduced by the IAAF.

Coe defended IAAF from corruption charges in French court

2019-10-10 11:54

Global head of athletics Sebastian Coe defended the allocation of three World Championships and denied corruption in bidding processes in a French court.

Race walks to go ahead despite heat: IAAF

2019-09-28 16:30

World championships organisers vowed to press ahead with the 50 kilometre walk events later Saturday following a brutal women's marathon in sweltering conditions.

Tight-lipped Coleman sets pace at worlds

2019-09-27 20:01

Christian Coleman made a smooth start to his bid for World Championship gold in Doha Friday, romping to a comfortable victory in the opening round of the 100 metres heats.

Coe re-elected for new term as IAAF chief

2019-09-25 11:16

Britain's Sebastian Coe has been re-elected unopposed as president of the IAAF for a new four-year term.

Stockholm removed from Diamond League calendar

2019-09-21 10:06

The IAAF has decided to remove Stockholm from the Diamond League calendar next year, the meeting's organisers said on Friday.

Russian anti-doping chief attacks his OWN athletics federation

2019-09-18 14:35

Russia's anti-doping agency chief has launched a scathing attack on Russian athletics bosses ahead of this month's IAAF World Championships in Doha.

11 Russians cleared to compete ahead of world champs: IAAF

2019-09-10 12:48

Eleven more Russian athletes have been cleared to compete internationally just two weeks ahead of the world championships in Doha

Coleman 'missed tests' case not good for sport - Coe

2019-08-29 15:58

IAAF President Sebastian Coe has admitted the doping test violations that US sprinter Christian Coleman is alleged to have committed are "not a good story" for the sport.

Zurich to host Diamond League finals in 2020, 2021

2019-08-26 13:12

Zurich will host the final of the Diamond League in 2020 and 2021, organisers have announced.

 

Kosgei joins Kipchoge as IAAF athlete of the year nominee

2019-10-15 20:40

Brigid Kosgei, who broke the marathon world record at the weekend, was among 11 nominees announced on the IAAF's list of candidates for female world athlete of the year.

Coe pivotal to solving athletics problems, experts say

2019-10-06 07:24

Athletics could have done without the swathes of empty seats in Doha and the four-year ban for high-profile coach Alberto Salazar.

IAAF placing athletes in jeopardy, claims decathlon champion Mayer

2019-09-28 15:41

Decathlon star Kevin Mayer slammed the decision to stage the World Athletics Championships in Doha on Saturday.

Coleman win would be 'good' for athletics - Coe

2019-09-26 21:10

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe gave his backing to Christian Coleman, saying it would be good if he wins gold at the World Championships.

IAAF chief Coe confirms knowledge of German media's Kenya doping claims

2019-09-23 21:36

IAAF president Sebastien Coe has confirmed reports in the German media which said the governing body's integrity unity had received claims of doping against Kenyan athletes.

Coe on Semenya: I hope she returns to the track

2019-09-18 16:05

IAAF President Sebastian Coe has not spoken directly to Caster Semenya after the rule was implemented forcing female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels.

SA sprinter fails doping test

2019-09-16 17:01

South African sprinter Carina Horn has been suspended by the IAAF for failing a doping test.

IAAF boss Coe: Caster regulations not personal

2019-08-30 08:27

Sebastian Coe admits that athletics' world governing body was "crumbling" when he took over four years ago.

18% of endurance athletes at 2011, 2013 worlds doped - report

2019-08-26 16:57

Some 18% of endurance athletes showed signs of blood doping at the 2011 and 2013 world championships, according to a report.

Caster Semenya unfazed after middle distance ban

2019-08-14 17:00

Caster Semenya has shrugged off critics in the face of a ruling that has banned her from defending her world middle distance title in Doha.

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