“The Russians are coming” was a popular buzz phrase back in the days of the Cold War.
The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has announced that athlete Ajee Wilson has tested positive for zeranol and has been stripped of her 800 metres national record.
It may seem a pointed question – but what is the point of a mixed relay? Is it something you actively want to see in sport - in the way you do, say, a men’s relay? Or a women’s relay?
An extra 60,000 tickets for the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London are due to go on sale next week.
Russian race walker Pyotr Trofimov has been handed a four-year ban after a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Italy's Martina Caironi will seek to hone her preparations for the World Para Athletics Championships when she competes at the Paris Grand Prix, which is due to begin tomorrow.
The Ukrainian Athletic Federation (FLAU) have claimed discus thrower Olena Antonova has been upgraded to the silver medal position at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.
Oil and gas giant BP has been announced as a national partner of the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championships.
London 2017 have unveiled the medals for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships and the World Para Athletics Championships.
Sambo will feature at the European Games after being included as one of 16 sports at Minsk 2019, but aquatics will not be at on the second edition of the multi-sport event.
The Botswana Athletes Commission has launched the "Support Amantle Montsho Campaign" in a bid to help the former 400 metres world champion prepare for upcoming competitions following her return from a two-year drugs ban.
Jason Young and Imani Oliver have been handed doping bans by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).
European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen said a further consultation period will take place regarding their controversial proposal to rewrite records set before 2005.
Duncan Mackay: Record proposals worth scrutiny, but real problem is athletics' refusal to cut links with its doping past
A proposal to rewrite athletics' history books by overhauling the record lists and eliminating any doping doubts surrounding performances caused a predictable storm.
London Marathon Events have unveiled plans to hold an annual mass participation race over the half marathon distance.