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Dick Pound attacked by IOC colleague

From Inside the Games Richard Pound has accused his International Olympic Committee (IOC) colleague Gerardo Werthein of an "extraordinary attack" in a fiery exchange which...

Russian athletes cleared by CAS remain barred from Pyeongchang 2018

Although at this time none of the sports that are part of the Olympic Winter Games are governed under the definition of what the...

Bokel claims IOC bullied her and Scott after they called for Russian ban at...

Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission chairperson Claudia Bokel has claimed she was bullied after she supported calls for Russia to be banned...

Fifth-place finisher in the Olympics Volha Mazuronak will run Düsseldorf Marathon

The top European finisher in the 2016 women’s Olympic Marathon will be on the start line   in Düsseldorf: Volha Mazuronak, who finished fifth in Rio,...

Slugfest in the Bowerman Mile at Pre Classic

The world’s top two current milers will bring their rivalry back to the Prefontaine Classic as headliners for the Bowerman Mile, all set to...

New tougher WADA compliance rules come into force today

From Inside the Games New World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) compliance standards in which governing bodies can be sanctioned for violating rules have come into force...

BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on 16th September: Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang return

BMW Berlin Marathon Eliud Kipchoge’s aim at the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on September 16 this year is clear cut: to break his personal best. Given that...

RUSSIAN DOPING: Russia Sanctions Tatyana Artyomova for Two Years

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated Russian Athletics Federation interim President Leonid Khrushchev today announced that international middle-distance runner Tatyana Artyomova has earned a...

Kipsang and Kiprotich race against each other for the first time in Half Marathon,...

Two of the world’s best distance runners will face each other over the half marathon distance for the first time on Saturday: the Olympic...

THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL MARATHON SERIES ANNOUNCES A NEW VENUE FOR ITS INTERNATIONAL TOUR:...

The Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon Series® announced today the addition of a new venue to its international tour that will take place in Monterrey, Nuevo...