The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has confirmed its athletes will not participate at next month's European Indoor Championships in Poland as its restoration plan will not be finished in time for the event.
Grant Holloway finally hunted down the world 60 metres hurdles record he has been chasing all season as he clocked 7.29sec in the concluding World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting in Madrid - 0.01 inside the mark set by Britain’s Colin Jackson in 1994.
South Africa’s Government has confirmed that it is planning to file an appeal to the European Court of Human Rights in a last-ditch attempt to clear Caster Semenya to be allowed to compete in this year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Hopes are high that Grant Holloway may be able to secure the world indoor 60 metres hurdles record he has been so close to this year when he runs in tomorrow’s concluding World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting in Madrid.
Wayde van Niekerk has changed coach as he steps up preparations for his 400 metres Olympic title defence in Tokyo.
World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge is going back to the beginning in his preparations to defend his Olympic title in Tokyo this summer by competing in the Hamburg Marathon on April 11.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has rebuffed claims from an Italian court that former Olympic race walk champion Alex Schwazer's urine samples were tapered with.
Britain’s Elliot Giles produced one of the outstanding performances of the 2021 indoor athletics season in winning the 800 metres at Polish venue Torun in 1min 43.63sec, putting him second on the all-time list.
Former Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) President Dmitry Shlyakhtin has been given a four-year ban after five officials had sanctions confirmed by a Disciplinary Tribunal.
Grant Holloway, the world 110 metres hurdles champion, will have a world record in his sights again as he competes tomorrow in the Polish venue of Torun in the fifth of this season’s World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meetings.
Disgraced former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack could soon leave France, but must first raise €500,000 (£435,000/$605,000).
Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness is among the officials to have paid tribute to Olympic gold medallist Leslie Laing, who has died at the age of 95.
Kenya's Beatrice Chepkoech has set a 5 kilometres world record in Monaco, taking a second off the previous best time.
World 800 metres champion Donavan Brazier shaved one hundredth of a second off his own United States indoor record in New York as he equalled the fourth-fastest time ever, held by Emmanuel Korir of Kenya since 2018.
Peter Ivanov has been forced to resign as President of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) after less than three months in the role because of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision in the country's case against the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).