World and Olympic 5,000 and 10,000 metre champion Mo Farah gets his Olympic season off and running in Eugene tomorrow night as he runs his first outdoor track race since retaining his world titles in Beijing last summer.
Spanish hurdler Josephine Onyia is reportedly the 15th named athlete to have tested positive after re-analysis of Beijing 2008 doping samples as she becomes implicated in the fifth drugs scandal of her career.
Isinbayeva threatens to sue for "human rights" violation if Russian athletics ban not lifted by Rio 2016
Double Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva claims the potential ban on all Russian athletics stars competing at Rio 2016 violates her human rights and intends to file a lawsuit if the suspension is not lifted in time.
Russia could lose nine medals won at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games after 14 athletes from the country reportedly tested positive following the re-analysis of samples.
Ireland’s former world athletics champion Sonia O’Sullivan has called for progress to be made into the possible admissions of doping made by dominant Chinese female distance runners of the 1990s.
As Rabat prepares to host Africa’s first International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting tomorrow, some of the continent’s finest competitors are readying themselves for some potentially gripping rivalries on the track.
Usain Bolt produced his first sub-10 second 100 metres of the Olympic season as he clocked 9.98 to win the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava - but his expected “showdown” with fellow world and Olympic champion Ashton Eaton failed to happen.
Nigeria’s double Commonwealth champion says Rabat’s African Diamond League debut can help “connect the world”
Nigeria’s Commonwealth 100 and 200 metres champion Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor has said that this weekend's International Association of Athletics Federations’ (IAAF) Diamond League meeting in Rabat - the first to be held on the continent - can have worldwide benefits.
Athletics powerhouse Kenya looks finally to be en route to putting its anti-doping house in order, a week after being declared non-compliant by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says his country is "sorry" for the doping crisis which has put the Rio 2016 participation of its athletics team at risk.
London 2012 ticketing director Paul Williamson has been appointed to fulfil a similar function ahead of next year’s World Athletics and World ParaAthletics Championships in Britain’s capital.
Olympic champions David Rudisha and Renaud Lavillenie suffered unexpected defeats in a dramatic evening of action at the International Association of Athletics Federations’ second Diamond League meeting of the season in Shanghai.
Kenya is not at risk of being suspended from Rio 2016 despite having been declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has said today.
Two-time Olympic gold medal-winning javelin thrower Andreas Thorkildsen has announced his retirement.