International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) female athlete of the year Caterine Ibargüen has been presented with a national award in her home country in recognition of her outstanding achievements this year.
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.
Caterine Ibargüen and Eider Arevalo delighted the home crowd with dominant athletics victories for Colombia at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla.
As he mulls over his job offers this summer, Arsene Wenger will be able at least to reflect upon, okay, not a Champions League win, but something perfect. 2003-2004.
A monumental women’s triple jump final here ended - eventually - with Colombia’s 33-year-old world and Olympic champion Caterine Ibarguen being deposed by her exuberant 21-year-old rival Yulimar Rojas, who thus claimed Venezuela’s first gold in the history of the International Association of Athletics Federations’ World Championships here.
Usain Bolt's chances of a golden finale to his career have received a boost after it was confirmed his 100 metres title rival Andre De Grasse will not feature at the International Association of Athletics Federations(IAAF) World Championships, due to start here tomorrow.
Rome's Olympic Stadium witnessed what might be a changing of the guard in the women’s triple jump as Colombia’s 33-year-old world and Olympic champion Caterine Ibarguen had her unbeaten run of over a year ended.
There is a gladiatorial feel to the fourth International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting of the season in Rome tomorrow, as a number of the sport's Olympic champions face the fierce challenge of those seeking to overcome them.
Olympic triple jump champion Caterine Ibargüen was named as athlete of the year for 2016 at the Colombian Olympic Committee's (COC) annual Sports Gala.
A stupendous night of athletics here produced the result that most people wanted to see as Usain Bolt beat Justin Gatlin to earn a third consecutive Olympic 100 metres title in 9.80sec, but even that huge feat was overshadowed by the performance of South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk as he won 400m gold from lane eight in a world record of 43.03, breaking Michael Johnson’s 17-year-old mark.
Mo Farah rounded off the sixth meeting in the International Association of Athletics Federations’ Diamond League series at Birmingham with the home victory that was expected over 3,000 metres in a British record of 7min 32.62sec.
Almaz Ayana who missed out on the women’s world 5,000m record by just over five seconds last month in Rabat, came, agonisingly, even closer here in an International Association of Athletics Federations’ Diamond League meeting as she stopped the clock at 14min 12.59sec.
As Rabat prepares to host Africa’s first International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting tomorrow, some of the continent’s finest competitors are readying themselves for some potentially gripping rivalries on the track.
South Africa’s former world 800 metres champion Caster Semenya used the opening International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) opening Diamond League meeting of the season in Doha to lower her 2016 world-leading mark and throw down a further marker of her own towards what might be a controversial victory at this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has today confirmed it has cancelled the World Athletics Awards Gala in Monte Carlo because of the “cloud that hangs over our association” according to President Sebastian Coe.