World Athletics Championships
Qatar faces rocky road to 2022 World Cup after athletics test
Despite triumphs on the track, Qatar has come under fire for its hosting of the World Athletics Championships with questions raised over Doha's ability to deliver...
Coleman wins 100m gold at World Athletics Championships
Christian Coleman shrugged off the controversy of his build-up to the World Championships to win the 100m final in 9.76 seconds. The pre-event favourite, who avoided a ban for three missed doping tests
Noah Lyles wants to break Bolt’s 200m world record
Noah Lyles will focus on the 200m at next month’s World Athletics Championships as he aims to break Usain Bolt’s record. The American sprinter, 22, has dropped the 100m after beating Bolt’s Paris Diamond League meeting 200m record.
IAAF may stop Team Nigeria from Olympics, African Games over ‘missing’ $134,000
World athletics ruling body, IAAF may have put the machinery in motion to stop Nigerian athletes from participating in this year’s African Games in Morocco, the World Athletics Championships in Doha, as well as the 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo...
Don’t weep for Caster Semenya, says Porbeni
There was the luminous smile she wore on the medals stand in August 2016, when Caster Semenya won the 800m gold medal at the Rio Olympics amidst grumbles by other female competitors, who felt she shouldn’t have been allowed to complete due to the high level of testosterone in her hormones. And then came the…