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Kenya’s Alex Korio to defend his TCS World 10K title / men’s elite filed...

Kenya’s Alex Korio, the defending TCS World 10K champion, will return to Bengaluru and take on his compatriot and IAAF World Half Marathon Championships Valencia...

Top story Brazilian informer claims payment to Diack secured four votes for Rio 2016

From Inside the Games A bribe allegedly paid to Senegal's ex-athletics boss Lamine Diack supposedly secured Rio de Janeiro four votes in their successful bid...

Bloom & Catherine Claim Crowns on Day Two of AAC Championships

Alex Bloom successfully defended his decathlon crown and Brooke Catherine grabbed gold in the women’s pole vault to lead the University of Cincinnati track...

Winners of Doha scheduled to compete in Monaco

The launch of the IAAF 2018 Diamond League in Doha was centre stage for the top eight performances of the year and five meet...

Boston Marathon Champion Desiree Linden to take part in Synchrony San Diego Rock ‘n...

Rock 'n Roll Marathon The 2018 Boston Marathon Champion, Desiree Linden, is set to participate in the 2018 Synchrony Rock ‘n’ Roll® San Diego Marathon & ½...

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...

2018 world half marathon champions Kamworor and Gudeta head the TCS World 10K Bengaluru...

Kenya’s Geoffrey Kamworor and Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta took the honours at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018 just a few weeks ago and...

Mr. Spectacles leads Chinese team set to compete for Pacific World Cup at Harry...

Gary Kingston Dubbed Mr. Spectacles for his penchant for wearing glasses while he races, Chinese 400-metre champion Guo Zhongze will lead his country’s sprint team...

Dibaba, Obiri Ready To Set Off Dynamite Pre Classic Women’s 5K

Prefontaine Classic Reigning world champions Genzebe Dibaba and Hellen Obiriheadline a titanic matchup in the Prefontaine Classic women’s 5000 meters. Obiri won last year’s World Championships and IAAF Diamond...

IOC to appeal CAS decision to overturn sanctions against 28 Russian athletes

From Inside the Games The International Olympic Committee (IOC) plan to appeal the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision to clear 28 Russians accused...