Olympic heptathlon gold-medallist Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill insists a successful World Championships in London is pivotal to restoring the tarnished reputation of athletics.
The sport has been rocked.. City A.M.
British sprinters James Ellington and Nigel Levine have been seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Tenerife, British Athletics said on Wednesday. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The findings of Richard McLaren, the Canadian law professor and head of the independent commission set up by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to investigate allegations of systematic cheating in.. Source: euronews (in English) -
British sprinters James Ellington and Nigel Levine required urgent medical treatment following a motorcycle accident in Spain on Tuesday night.
The Team GB representatives at the Rio Olympics.. City A.M.
Angie Petty's feeling the pressure as she looks to continue her national legacy.The Kiwi 800 metre runner will begin her season at this weekend's Potts Classic in Hastings, as she looks to get back on.. New Zealand Herald
Coe’s decision to simply forward Bedford’s email of August 2014 — which raised concerns about an extortion racket involving senior athletics officials — is causing the double Olympic champion.. MailOnline
Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpishchev has revealed possible prospects of veteran women’s tennis player Maria Sharapova may play at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Though there has been.. Fab Newz
Former Olympic high jump champion Stefka Kostadinova has criticised proposals to wipe out athletics world records in an attempt to regain public trust and clean up the sport's image. SuperSport Also reported by •SBS •Reuters
*Ten years after she was stripped of a medal for failing a 'gender test' during the Doha Asian Games, former athlete Santhi Soundarrajan is set to file a human rights violation case against the.. Deccan Herald
As with every honours list, a number of famous faces have been given awards.Olympic heroes Mo Farah and Andy Murray lead the list with their knighthoods for services to athletics, and to tennis and.. Nottingham Post
*As Usain Bolt knelt on the track and planted a farewell kiss on the finish line at the Olympic Stadium, the athletics world pondered the imponderable.*
With that touching gesture, the colossus of.. Deccan Herald
*Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. The famous words ring alarmingly true when it comes to Indian athletics. The season of big achievements 2016 was supposed to be became.. Deccan Herald