Akani Simbine of South Africa stunned a field including Jamaica's former world champion Yohan Blake to win the men's 100 metres at the Commonwealth Games here tonight.
Usain Bolt will attend next month's Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games as a spectator - his former training partner Yohan Blake has inadvertently revealed.
Canada's Olympic sprint medallist Andre De Grasse has withdrawn from next month's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast because he claims he is not fit enough.
Former world 100 metres Yohan Blake has targeted next year's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast as he attempts to regain his position at the top of the sport.
Jamaica’s Olympic 100 and 200 metres champion Elaine Thompson brought home the baton with ease to earn the 4x200m title at the third International Association of Athletics Federations World Relays at the Thomas Robinson Stadium in Nassau in an event record of 1min 29.04sec on a night when her compatriots in the men’s 4x100m, the world and Olympic champions, crashed out in the heats.
A third and innovative edition of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays this weekend in the Bahamas will involve an Athlete Refugee Team wearing on-body cameras, a new mixed 4x400 metres relay and drone footage.