Obiri retains women's 5 000m title

2019-10-05 21:37

Kenya's Hellen Obiri successfully defended her world 5 000 metres title in Doha timing a championship record 14:26.72.

Fraser-Pryce wins 9th world title in relay

2019-10-05 21:33

Jamaican sprint legend Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce secured her ninth world title on Saturday in Doha as Jamaica won the 4x100 metres relay.

Little Miss Sunshine Fraser-Pryce sparkles in opening 100m heats

2019-09-28 17:08

Jamaican sprint legend Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce looks in prime form to add a fourth 100 metres world title.

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.

It’s a bumper year for Mzansi athletics

2018-01-21 06:08

Two of SA's top athletes, Mapaseka ­Makhanya and Elroy Gelant have ­resumed training and are looking forward to breaking records this year.

The double not 'pap en vleis' - Caster

2017-08-14 11:32

South African middle distance queen Caster Semenya left London with two medals, but acknowledged it was no easy feat.

Bolt anchors Jamaica into relay finals

2017-08-12 12:28

Usain Bolt's bid to bring the curtain down on his glittering career with a 15th world gold medal remained on track on Saturday.

Caster: It's important to relax

2017-08-12 08:42

Caster Semenya stayed in the hunt for a double-medal haul at the IAAF World Championships on Friday evening.

Mixed results for Team SA as fast-finishing Wayde cruises

2017-08-05 13:15

A confident Wayde van Niekerk eased to victory in heat 2 of the 400m at the IAAF World Championships thanks to his trademark fast finish.

A Bolt out of the money blues

2015-08-23 15:34

Jamaica’s star sprinter is earning a mountain of cold hard cash, but most others are off the pace.


Double gold as Hassan wins women's 1 500m crown

2019-10-05 21:35

Sifan Hassan surged to her second gold medal of the IAAF World Championships with victory in the 1 500 metres.

SA's Simbine storms into 100m World Champs final in Doha

2019-09-28 18:17

South African Akani Simbine has stormed into the final of the 100m at the IAAF World Championships in Doha.

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.

Obiri to compete in both 5km and 10km in Doha

2019-08-21 16:32

Kenyan middle-distance champion Hellen Obiri said she will compete in both the 5km and 10km races at the IAAF World Athletics Championships.

SA's World Champs hero returns home

2017-08-26 16:56

South Africa celebrated with Long Jump star Luvo Manyonga on Saturday after the world champion touched down on home soil.

No joy for SA women's relay team

2017-08-12 12:44

The South African women's team in the 4x400m relay got nowhere near advancing to the final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships.

Flying Schippers defends 200m title

2017-08-12 11:19

Dafne Schippers successfully defended her 200 metres world title on Friday in a thrilling final at the IAAF World Championships.

Joy and heartache for SA speedsters

2017-08-10 06:53

South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk reached the final of the 200m at the IAAF World Championships, but Akani Simbine fell out.

Highs and lows for Team SA at IAAF World Champs

2017-08-05 09:17

There were ups and downs for Team SA on day one of the IAAF World Championships as the country's elite stars opened their campaign.

The straight dope with Caster Semenya

2015-08-23 15:34

Team SA was barely in Beijing for 24 hours when Caster Semenya was summoned by the IAAF anti-doping officials to have her blood sample taken.

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