French distance runner Riad Guerfi will serve a four-year ban for doping after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) won a case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Paula Radcliffe has criticised the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for not following up on initial allegations of systematic doping in China and claimed the statute of limitations should be scrapped completely to prevent countries cheating.
Great Britain's rising race-walking star Tom Bosworth has urged the discipline to be more flexible and adapt to changes in the sport.
The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has today welcomed the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to impose a two-year ban on Emirati middle-distance runner Betlhem Desalegn after finding she had committed an anti-doping rule violation (ADRV).
World Championship medallist Hannah England has been elected chair of the new UK Athletics Athletes' Commission by her fellow members.
Spain's Rio 2016 Olympic high jump gold medallist Ruth Beitia has announced her retirement from athletics.
Lamine Diack and his son Papa Massata, the two officials at the heart of the corruption investigations surrounding successive bid races for the Olympic Games, have been accused of attempting to "lock" African votes in support of Tokyo in the final stages of their successful attempt to land the 2020 contest.
Russian race walker Alexey Bartsaykin and shot putter Maxim Sidorov have been banned for four years and one year respectively for violating anti-doping rules, it was announced today.
German javelin thrower Johannes Vetter and Greek pole vaulter Ekaterini Stefanidi have been crowned the respective men’s and women’s European athletes of the year at the Golden Tracks gala here tonight.
By Daniel Etchells at the Compensa Concert Hall in Vilnius
European Athletics’ Member Federations today unanimously approved all eight proposed amendments to the continental governing body’s Constitution, bringing it in line with changes made last year by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
European Athletics' Member Federations today voted unanimously to revoke the honorary Council membership of Valentin Balakhnichev, the former Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) President given a life ban from the sport in January 2016.
Vivian Gungaram, President of the Mauritius Athletics Association (MAA), has been appointed as an interim member of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) ruling Council, it has been revealed.
By Daniel Etchells at the Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva in Vilnius
European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen has today met with Belarus Athletic Federation counterpart Vadim Devyatovskiy and Belarus' Sport and Tourism Minister Alexander Shamko to discuss "future activities" in the country.