Two 34-year-olds were honoured here tonight as the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athlete of the Year awards went to Kenya’s marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge and Colombia’s multiple world and Olympic triple jump champion Caterine Ibarguen.
Legendary track and field performers Paavo Nurmi, Jesse Owens, Fanny Blankers-Koen and Emil Zatopek are among a dozen athletes being honoured here as the first recipients of a scheme to mark their deeds with commemorative plaques.
Mike Rowbottom: Place your bets for one of the most talent-rich IAAF World Athlete of the Year contests in years
If I was a betting man - and my bank manager, among others, should be duly grateful I am not - I would put money on Eliud Kipchoge stepping up to the stage at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco next Tuesday (December 4) to take possession of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Athlete of the Year award.
Armand Duplantis, Selemon Barega and Jakob Ingebrigtsen are among the five finalists named by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) for the 2018 Male Rising Star Award.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has said he is looking forward to welcoming Monaco to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
Ireland’s Shane Breen came out on top in the Concours de Saut International (CSI) five-star event as the latest leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) was held in Monaco today.
Monaco is set to host the ninth leg of the 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) season tomorrow with the top three in the rankings all scheduled to compete in the coveted Grand Prix event.
The Spirit of Rugby Award at this year's World Rugby Awards in Monaco will be sponsored by Dove Men+Care, World Rugby has announced.
New Zealand’s Beauden Barrett has been voted World Rugby’s Player of the Year for the second successive year at the World Rugby Awards at the Salle des Etoiles in Monaco.
The transfer of allegiance system, which has seen many athletes switching nationality in recent years, will remain frozen while the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) working group continues examining the process.
The proposed new rankings system that will be discussed at the two-day International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Council meeting due to start here tomorrow might in future replace the voting system for the World Athlete Awards that take place tonight.
Rune Andersen, chairman of the International Association of Athletics Federations Taskforce overseeing Russia’s efforts to lift the blanket doping ban on its track and field athletes, has spoken positively of a meeting with the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) in Oslo last week ahead of this month’s IAAF Council Meeting.
In the cool of this morning, before the sound of shrieking Formula One cars began to rent the air around them, 130 athletes gathered at the Ecole Des Revoirs on Monaco's Boulevard du Jardin Exotique before setting off on three buses for what would be an eight-hour journey.
Police have arrested one "Islamist" suspect in connection with the bomb attack on the Borussia Dortmund team bus in Germany yesterday, prosecutors have revealed.
Borussia Dortmund's home UEFA Champions League quarter-final tie with Monaco has been postponed after defender Marc Bartra was injured in a series of three explosions near to the German club's team bus this evening, which police believe was a targeted attack.