English Premier League giants Manchester United have been fined £8,900 ($11,800/€9,900) for breaching anti-doping regulations following their UEFA Europa League final victory over Dutch side Ajax in May.
Usain Bolt, who will race for the first time in Australia this week at the Nitro Athletics event in Melbourne, has backed the future of the innovative format by taking a financial stake in it.
Is athletics about to experience its Twenty20 moment this week? Or will the new-look Nitro Athletics event that will run for three evenings in Melbourne, starting next Saturday and witnessed by interested parties including the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe prove to be no more than a brief starburst of colourful enterprise?
Athletics Australia high performance director Nathan resigns for "personal and professional reasons"
Simon Nathan has resigned as high performance director of Athletics Australia for personal and professional reasons after three-and-a-half years in the role, it has been announced.