Shaunae Miller-Uibo, the Rio 2016 400 metres champion, used all her power and confidence to hold off Britain’s European 100 and 200m Dina Asher-Smith and win a women’s 200m that could have been a world final at Alexander Stadium in Birmingham today.
Russian Athletics Federation promises to enforce stricter rules to prevent banned coaches being granted licenses
Stricter rules which will deny and revoke licenses to coaches found to have committed anti-doping offences are set to be installed by the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) in January as part of the organisation's bid for reinstatement.
A proposal by Athletics Kenya to ban athletes who test positive for banned performance-enhancing drugs from representing the country again has been backed by the Government in Nairobi.
Coe to be re-elected IAAF President unopposed it is confirmed but record numbers standing for other positions
Sebastian Coe will be re-elected unopposed as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), it was officially confirmed today.
Little more than a week after breaking the 23-year-old women’s mile record in Monaco, Sifan Hassan raced over her favourite distance of 5,000 metres at London Stadium and bettered her own European record with a time of 14min 22.12sec – but it was only good enough for third place.
Norway’s Karsten Warholm set a European record in the 400 metres hurdles for the second time in as many races as he earned victory on the first of two days of action at London Stadium as part of the International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meeting.
Just over a week after breaking the 23-year-old women’s world mile record, Sifan Hassan has switched her focus to this weekend’s International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League meeting at the London Stadium – and her favourite distance, the 5,000 metres.
As athletes train under sheer blue sky in warm and humid conditions before tomorrow's ninth stage of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League series, some will be aware of an additional responsibility.
Moroccan long-distance runner Abderrahmane Kachir has been provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit for a violation of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Anti-Doping Rules.