The IAAF has voted to extend Russia’s ban from international athletics competitions for state-sponsored doping.
President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe lauded the track and field programme at the Rio Olympics on
Russia’s only competitor in the track and field events at the Rio Olympics has been suspended with her special eligibility status withdrawn, it was
There’s been another twist in the Russian doping saga, with long jumper Darya Klishina barred from competing at the Olympics.
The ban on Russian track and field athletes taking part in the Rio Olympics is set to stand after the Court of Arbitration for Sport threw out an appeal by 68 Russian athletes.
A legal challenge by a group of Russian track and field athletes against their exclusion from next month’s Summer Olympics in Rio has been rejected.
Vladimir Putin has condemned the decision by the world athletics’ governing body to uphold a ban on Russia for systematic doping, thereby excluding its track and field competitors from this summer’s R
Russia’s athletics federation has confirmed that its suspension from this summer’s Rio Olympic games has been upheld by the IAAF.
A senior European Athletics official has said Russia does not have a “moral right” to compete at this summer’s Rio Olympics, as claimed by the
The World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) announced on Friday that 99 athletes had tested positive for Meldonium since it was placed on the banned
The doping crisis to hit Athletics took another twist on Friday after the IAAF announced it’s investigating a letter alleging historic
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) came under further scrutiny on Tuesday following revelations top officials had known
Valentin Balakhnichev – the former head of Russian athletics – has been banned from the sport for life after being charged with multiple breaches of
Former IAAF president Lamine Diack has admitted on Friday he asked Russia for €1.5 million to fund a political opposition party and cover up positive
World Athletics president Lord Sebastian Coe, on Wednesday, vowed to lead a clean-up of his beleaguered IAAF. The two-time Olympic 1500m champion was
World athletics’ governing body cleared marathon great Paula Radcliffe of allegations of doping Friday, and described claims it failed to act on
Sebastian Coe is stepping down from his ambassadorial role with Nike, the head of world athletics announced Thursday.
Coe worked as a Nike
Recently-elected IAAF President Sebastien Coe has announced he is to step down from his ambassadorial role with US sportswear giant Nike following
This year’s IAAF council meeting is expected to be a long and uneasy affair at the Fairmont Hotel in Monte Carlo. Athletics’ world governing body, on
IAAF president Sebastian Coe came under renewed scrutiny over his involvement in the controversial award of the 2021 world championships to Eugene
For US Olympian Alysia Montano training does not stop as allegations of doping engulf her sport. The two Russian athletes which the World
In light of the doping revelations some athletes are questioning the results of competitions involving Russians. At London 2012 Australian Jared
Russia could be banned from competing in next year’s Olympics after a World-Anti Doping Agency panel accused the country’s government of complicity
A report into doping in athletics recommends that Russia should be banned from international competition including the Rio Olympics in 2016. The
Jamaica won the 4×400 metres relay gold medal in the last women’s track race of the world championships in Beijing, China. Jamaica overtook the
Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce retained her 100 metres title at the World Athletic’s championships in Beijing. The 28-year-old narrowly held off a