Kenya’s Alex Korio Oloitiptip has been banned for two-years after three whereabouts failures within a 12-month period.
Confederation of African Athletics (AAC) President Hamad Kalkaba Malboum has promised the organisation’s main focus in 2021 will be helping athletes to qualify and prepare for the rescheduled Olympic Games in Tokyo, with the African Athletics Championships among the events expected to take place in the build-up.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has apologised on behalf of the organisation to British sprinter Bianca Williams after her and partner were pulled over in their car and given a stop-and-search.
Olympic 400 metres champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo has said she may not defend her title at Tokyo 2020 as the schedule makes it difficult to also run in the 200m.
Sir John Walker has donated his national team warm-up suit from the Edinburgh 1986 Commonwealth Games to World Athletics Heritage Collection.
British four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah has set his sights on breaking the one-hour world record at the Wanda Diamond League event in Brussels in September.
Black British sprinter Bianca Williams has accused the Metropolitan Police in London of institutional racism and violence following a traffic stop with her partner.
A United Nations Human Rights Council report has called on sporting bodies to "review, revise and revoke" eligibility rules which have a negative impact on athletes’ rights, with the document highlighting the case of Caster Semenya.
Kenya's former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang has been given a four-year ban from the sport following whereabouts failures and tampering by providing false evidence and witness testimony.
American three-time Olympic champion Tianna Bartoletta has hit out at her compatriot Christian Coleman for his attitude towards a provisional anti-doping suspension.
Athletics Tanzania is aiming for more athletes to secure Tokyo 2020 berths once international competition resumes, with an official from the body saying the current level of qualification is "not good".
A study into Russian doping in athletics has analysed the difference in performance between athletes who have served doping bans and those who haven't, finding that clean athletes performed better in six out of 21 disciplines.
Athletics South Africa (ASA) will not resume training, despite being given approval to do so by the South African Government.
UK Athletics has launched the search for a performance director and an Olympic head coach ahead of the now-postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
World Athletics has announced a new partnership with parkrun as part of a bid to grow the sport and encourage fitness and health.