Athletics


Diamond League unveils calendar with China races

The Diamond League announced a provisional calendar for the 2022 season yesterday which begins in May and ends with the finale in September, with athletes set to compete in China for the first time since...

November 26, 2021, Friday


1st post-pandemic Athens Marathon won by Greek

Greek runner Costas Gelaouzos won the 38th Athens Marathon in 2 hours 16 minutes 49 seconds yesterday, leading a sweep of the podium places by home competitors....

November 15, 2021, Monday


Manhunt for Tirop husband

Kenyan police were yesterday hunting for the husband of record-breaking runner Agnes Tirop who was stabbed to death in an incident that has shocked her home country and the world of athletics....

October 15, 2021, Friday


Kenyan distance runner Tirop found dead at home

Kenyan runner Agnes Tirop, a two-time world championship bronze medalist, has been found dead at her home, the country’s track federation said yesterday....

October 14, 2021, Thursday


Wrong-turn disqualification

When Omar Ahmed made a wrong turn in the 10K event of the Great Bristol Run, little did he know that he would run an extra 12 kilometers to win the half marathon and then get disqualified....

September 22, 2021, Wednesday


Salazar’s four-year ban upheld by CAS

American Alberto Salazar, who has coached some of the world’s top long-distance runners, had his four-year suspension for a series of anti-doping rule violations upheld by the highest court in sport....

September 17, 2021, Friday


Tirop, Teferi set records

Two world records tumbled yesterday when Kenya’s Agnes Tirop surged to victory in the 10-kilometer race and Ethiopia’s Senbere Teferi triumphed in the 5K at an event in Herzogenaurach, Germany....

September 13, 2021, Monday


Polish Olympian auctions silver medal for sick child

An Olympic athlete from Poland auctioned her silver medal from the Tokyo Games to raise money for a life-saving operation for an infant boy, and then was told by the buyer that she could keep her priz...

August 20, 2021, Friday


Athletes’ personal lives are big winners with netizens

China’s Ma Long won a gold medal in the men’s singles table tennis on Friday, instantly taking him to the top of the trending topic list on China’s Twitter-like Sina Weibo. It is a historic second Olympic ...

August 2, 2021, Monday


Bromell dominant at Gateshead

Trayvon Bromell underlined his position as the favorite for the Olympic Games 100 meters when he delivered a dominant gun-to-tape performance to win in 9.98 seconds at the final Diamond League meeting...

July 15, 2021, Thursday




 

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