The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has denied "in the strongest possible terms" allegations that it forced young female athletes with differences in sexual development (DSD) to have damaging sexual operations to reduce their testosterone levels.
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Thailand continued its domination on the final day of the 2019 World Taekwondo Beach Championships in Sahl Hasheesh in Egypt, winning 41 medals over the three-day event, just under half of the total medals on offer.
Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe’s 16-year-old women’s world record today as she retained her Chicago Marathon title in 2 hours 14min 04sec - a day after her Kenyan compatriot Eliud Kipchoge had become the first man to better two hours for the distance.
Frodeno regains Ironman world title with course record as German compatriot Haug wins first women's gold
Germany topped the podiums at the Ironman World Championship in Kona in Hawaii today as Jan Frodeno won a third men’s title in a course record and Anne Haug earned a first women’s title both for herself and her country.
Hungary’s world open water swimming five kilometres world champion Kristóf Rasovszky will be among those seeking the first medals of the first Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games which will be won first thing tomorrow morning.
Thailand maintained its strong start to the World Taekwondo Beach Championships in Egypt by winning 12 gold medals on day two of competition at the Red Sea resort of Sahl Hasheesh.
Defending champion Sir Mo Farah and 2017 winner Galen Rupp will run in tomorrow’s Chicago Marathon at the end of a build-up where the biggest name involved has been that of their former coach, Alberto Salazar.
Eliud Kipchoge achieved a historic breakthrough today - although not an official world record – as he became the first man to better two hours for the marathon distance, clocking a time of 1 hour 59min 40.2sec.
France’s Romain Mahieu won the Tokyo 2020 cycling BMX racing event that was brought forward to today to avoid the worst effects of Typhoon Hagibis,
Freestyle poomsae exponents were the first to mount the podium on the opening day of the World Taekwondo Beach Championship at Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sahl Hasheesh.
Naples is the venue for the second International Swimming League (ISL) meeting tomorrow, a week after the inaugural event in Indianapolis.
Britain's double Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee is in Kona, Hawaii, for his first Ironman World Championship tomorrow, still to decide whether to defend his title for a second time in Tokyo next year.
Launch of 2021 IAAF World Championships overshadowed by Nike closure of NOP as Salazar-coached banned runner attends ceremony
The Nike Oregon Project (NOP) has been closed down in the wake of the four-year ban imposed this month by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) on its head coach Alberto Salazar.
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, who is seeking to run the first sub-two-hour marathon tomorrow in Vienna, has likened his quest to becoming "the first man on the moon".
The impending threat of Typhoon Hagibis has caused Tokyo 2020 organisers to bring forward to tomorrow the BMX cycling test event due to have taken place over the weekend.