Russia 'regrets' IAAF doping ban vote

2019-06-10 17:02

The Russian Olympic Committee has insisted his country had fulfilled conditions set by the IAAF after the federation voted to maintain its track and field doping ban.

IAAF 'frustrated' as Russian ban upheld

2019-06-09 14:41

The IAAF has been left "frustrated" by Russian back sliding on issues critical to the country's reintegration into global track and field.

IAAF maintain ban on doping-tainted Russia - source

2019-06-08 20:25

Russia's participation at the Doha world championships remains on tenterhooks after the IAAF voted to maintain its ban on the track and field giants over doping.

Caster: IAAF to fight Swiss court testosterone ruling

2019-06-05 08:33

The IAAF says it will fight a Swiss court decision to suspend its rules obliging athletes to lower their testosterone levels.

Caster Semenya: The legal and ethical issues that should concern us all

2019-05-28 13:39

Early last year the International Association of Athletics Federations introduced regulations requiring South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya – and other middle-distance runners with differences of sex development – to lower their naturally high levels of testosterone.

Former Kenya athletics chief banned for corruption

2019-05-22 13:40

Kenya's former athletics team manager Michael Rotich has been banned for 10 years for agreeing to provide advance notice to athletes of doping tests in exchange for money.

French prosecutors want ex-athletics boss to stand trial

2019-05-20 14:30

French prosecutors have recommended that former IAAF head Lamine Diack and his son stand trial for allegedly delaying doping sanctions against Russia.

Caster allowed to participate in men's events - IAAF

2019-05-08 13:00

The IAAF says athletes like Caster Semenya are welcome to enter men's events if they are not willing to take medicine to lower their testosterone levels.

IOC chief calls Semenya case 'complicated and delicate'

2019-05-06 06:36

International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach has called the controversial gender case of Caster Semenya "extremely complicated and delicate".

IOC head Bach has 'sympathy' for Semenya

2019-05-04 09:35

IOC President Thomas Bach said he has "a lot of sympathy" for Caster Semenya after the star SA runner lost her appeal in a landmark case against track and field's governing body.


IAAF to rebrand as World Athletics

2019-06-09 14:50

World athletics' governing body, the IAAF, is to rebrand as World Athletics, it has been announced.

IAAF upholds ban: How Russian doping scandal unfolded

2019-06-09 09:39

The IAAF, track and field's governing body, has extended its ban on the Russian athletics federation, first put in place in November 2015.

Russia again in spotlight as IAAF wrestles with Semenya case

2019-06-08 13:56

Doping-tainted Russia will learn this weekend whether it has met the criteria set by athletics' governing body the IAAF to be reintegrated in world track and field.

Caster to appeal gender rule at Swiss Supreme Court

2019-05-29 20:07

Caster Semenya will appeal the ruling by CAS which ruled in favour of the IAAF and their right to have female athletes regulate their testosterone levels.

Semenya to return to track in 2 000m race in Paris suburbs

2019-05-24 21:36

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2 000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs in June.

CAS has stirred up emotions over Caster decision

2019-05-21 18:17

CAS has stirred up emotions over its decision to uphold the IAAF's ruling forcing Caster Semenya to take medication to reduce her testosterone levels.

Caster prepared to give up world title to fight testosterone ruling

2019-05-09 09:09

Caster Semenya is ready to sacrifice her 800m world title to instead mount a legal fight against the landmark ruling on testosterone-reducing drugs.

SA sports bosses meet to ponder Caster appeal

2019-05-07 11:28

South Africa's sporting authorities have met to plot the way forward in superstar Caster Semenya's battle against the IAAF.

Lynsey Sharp: I've received death threats for Caster comments

2019-05-04 20:35

British 800m runner Lynsey Sharp says she has received death threats over the years for her comments on South African Caster Semenya.

What effect will athletics' gender ruling have?

2019-05-03 21:58

After Caster Semenya lost her legal challenge, the IAAF's rule regulating testosterone levels for women athletes will come into effect on May 8.

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