Abbott World Marathon Majors have announced their prize structure has been altered to reward the top three finishers in the series - while a charity programme is also being launched.
British sprinters enjoyed a strong third day of competition at the 2017 World Para Athletics Dubai Grand Prix at the city's Club for the Disabled today.
European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen has claimed individuals under suspicion for any potential ethics breaches should immediately step down from sporting roles while allegations are investigated.
Papa Massata Diack, the son of former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President, Lamine Diack, has accused French investigators of conducting a "witch hunt" against him and his father.
London 2017 has launched a ticket resale scheme for this year's World Athletics Championships and World Para Athletics Championships.
Legendary British middle-distance runner and former mile world record holder Derek Ibbotson has died at the age of 84.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has cleared three Russian athletes to compete as neutral competitors.
Schools in London have so far applied for 90,000 tickets for this year's World Para Athletics Championships.
American decathlete Ashton Eaton, who won his second consecutive Olympic decathlon gold medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, has been awarded the 2016 Jim Thorpe All-Around Award from the United States Sports Academy (USSA).
Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has launched an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the ruling that saw his country's 4x100 metres relay team, including Usain Bolt, stripped of their Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal.
USA Track and Field (USATF) has signed a media rights deal with sports marketing agency Lagardère Sports.
Rio 2016 discus champion Christoph Harting has called for the resignation of International Olympic Committee (IOC) President and fellow German Thomas Bach amid fierce criticism of the organisation's response to Russia's doping crisis.
Beijing 2008 Olympic 100 metres hurdles champion Dawn Harper-Nelson has been handed a three-month suspension by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) following a positive test.
When I first heard about Sebastian Coe’s plan to abolish bidding processes for International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) events late last year, I found it hard to stifle a laugh.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe is expected to propose a move away from formal bidding procedures for major events during a Council meeting here tomorrow.