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Athlete finishes marathon with puppy which she rescued during race

Khemjira Klongsanun adopted the canine and named her Nom Chom

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November 11, 2019


Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge makes marathon history

Athlete finished the dash in 1hr 59min 40.2sec

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October 12, 2019


Simone Biles equals World Championships medal record

American gymnast claimed her 23rd medal on Saturday

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October 12, 2019


Athlete awaits promised rewards as leaders forget her feat

Naseem Hameed says she was promised cash prizes, apartment

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October 12, 2019


Dalilah Muhammad smashes 400m hurdles world record

American claims gold medal after finishing at 52.16 seconds

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October 5, 2019


Allyson Felix has smashed one of Usain Bolt’s records

American has won record 12 golds in the World Championships

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October 2, 2019


Athletes race to the finish in historic Khunjerab Marathon

The competition was held 4,693m above sea level

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September 23, 2019


Pakistani weightlifter Talib secures three medals in Egypt

He secured a gold medal in 136kg snatch category as well as two silver medals

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December 11, 2018


Usain Bolt served drug test notice

Bolt quit athletics to pursue football

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October 16, 2018


Usain Bolt arrives in Australia on football quest

Usain Bolt says he’s deadly serious about becoming a professional footballer and plans to show the world what he’s capable of after arriving in Australia Saturday for a trial stint with an A-League club

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August 18, 2018


IAAF maintains ban on Russia over widespread doping

Russia’s ban from international athletics over widespread doping has been maintained by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

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July 28, 2018


Kenya’s Chepkoech smashes women’s steeplechase world record

Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech obliterated the world record in the women’s 3,000 metres steeplechase by more than eight seconds in a stunning Monaco Diamond League meeting on Friday.

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July 21, 2018


Usain Bolt trains at Norwegian football club Stromsgodset

Multiple Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt is training with Norwegian top-flight side Stromsgodset as he pursues his dream of becoming a professional footballer, newspaper Verdens Gang reported on Wednesday. The 31-year-old Jamaican, who retired from athletics after winning eight Olympic gold medals, is a soccer fanatic and trained with the club in Drammen, some 40km…

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May 31, 2018


Pakistan perform poorly in Commonwealth Games 2018

QUEENSLAND: Pakistan is not performing well in the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games. Najma Parveen came last in 200 meter race. Palwasha Basheer and Murad Ali also lost their respective badminton matches. Madeena Zafar and Faiza Zafar were beaten by India’s Joshna Chinappa and Deepika Pallikal Karthik in Squash women’s double. Mehwish Farhan secured 12th place…

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April 10, 2018


Video: Sad farewell for injured Usain Bolt as Britain win relay

Usain Bolt’s glittering career swansong came crashing to an end when he pulled up injured on the anchor leg of the world 4x100m relay won by Britain on Saturday.

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August 13, 2017


Gatlin stuns Bolt to win 100m world title

                          Justin Gatlin ruined Usain Bolt’s farewell party when the 35-year-old American won the world 100 metres title on Saturday.

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August 6, 2017


Usain Bolt breaks 10 seconds for first time this season in Monaco win

\ MONACO: Usain Bolt ran under 10 seconds for the first time this year as he narrowly won the 100 metres at the Monaco Diamond League meeting on Friday. The eight-times Olympic sprinting champion was slow out of the blocks, just as he was in his last race in Ostrava last month, and never managed…

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July 22, 2017


Testosterone a ‘significant’ boost for women athletes

PARIS: Women runners born with high testosterone levels enjoy a “significant competitive advantage”, said a study Tuesday that could reignite debate on the future participation of athletes whose gender was questioned. The study, jointly sponsored by the sporting agency seeking to ban athletes with hyperandrogenism, comes three weeks before the International Association of Athletics Federations…

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July 4, 2017


Pregnant ‘Wonder Woman’ Montano takes more baby steps

SACRAMENTO: Five months pregnant and running an 800m in brutal heat, Alysia Montano lived up to the best traditions of the Wonder Woman superhero character on her running vest on Thursday. The 31-year-old from New York shrugged off sweltering conditions to line up in the 800m heats as the US World Championship trials got under…

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June 23, 2017


WATCH: South African athletes reign supreme in Diamond League

Athletes from South Africa are reigning supreme in the ongoing Diamond League athletics championship in Qatar’s capital Doha.

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May 7, 2017


Olympics: Athletics nervously enters post-Bolt world

RIO DE JANEIRO: As doping-tainted athletics emerges from its darkest hour fighting to restore its credibility, the reality for track and field is that it will have to cross that rocky road without Usain Bolt. The Jamaican, who sealed an amazing third haul of three Olympic sprint gold medals in Rio, has consistently been a…

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August 22, 2016