Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yuri Ganus has publicly contradicted claims by his country's Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov that data from the Moscow Laboratory was not manipulated.
The men's marathon at next year's Olympics is set to be rescheduled so it will no longer be the last athletics event of the Games after it was controversially relocated from Tokyo to Sapporo, it was revealed today.
Belarus high jumper Dzmitry Nabokau has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, it has been announced by the Athletics Integrity Unit on Twitter.
Market research, consumer surveys and clicks on social media have been used to help choose which events will be part of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League, it was revealed today.
Papa Massata Diack, the son of disgraced former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack, has appeared before an investigating judge in Dakar in what could be the first step in the process to extradite him to face trial in France on charges of hiding Russian doping cases in return for cash.
Dutch Olympic athlete Madiea Ghafoor has been jailed for eight-and-a-half years for drug smuggling and trafficking.
Teenager Angela Ndungwa Munguti is the latest Kenyan athlete to fail a drugs test and face a doping ban.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has promised his organisation will "look at" athletes who trained under banned coach Alberto Salazar, including Britain's four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Mo Farah and The Netherlands' double world champion Sifan Hassan.
European Athletics have appointed Rob Faulkner as their new head of communications.
Geoffrey Kamworor and Joyciline Jepkosgei earned Kenya a clean sweep of the New York City Marathon titles by winning the men’s and women’s events respectively.
Former Olympian and Labour Senator Nova Peris has claimed the establishment of a statue to Peter Norman, who played a part in the hugely controversial men’s 200m podium protest for civil rights at the Mexico 1968 Olympics, was "long overdue".
Kenya’s Mary Keitany will be looking to claim a fifth women's title in six years at the New York City Marathon tomorrow.
Sports bodies should mirror the International Association of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) testosterone threshold for transgender female athletes hoping to compete at major events, according to a group of International Federation (IF) representatives.
Former Zimbabwe Olympic Committee (ZOC) chief executive Robert Mutsauki is set oversee development of athletics in the country after it received a $30,000 (£23,000/€27,000) grant from Olympic Solidarity.
Tokyo Governor calls for Olympic races to remain in capital and criticises "unprecedented" IOC decision
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike reiterated her desire to keep Olympic marathon and race walk events in the Japanese capital during a lengthy rebuke of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for their decision to move the competitions to Sapporo.