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Kiptanui and Kipkirui lead strong Delhi Half Marathon fields| News

Organisers have announced the elite fields for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, whose 14th edition is set for 21 October. Leading the list is this year’s fastest man over the distance, Eric Kiptanui. The...

Bird-Smith eyes title hat-trick in Taihu| News

Two-time defending individual champion Dane Bird-Smith of Australia is aiming to collect his third straight title at the Around Taihu International Race Walking competition, the last leg of the 2018 IAAF Race Walking Challenge and a three-day event that...

Beriso to challenge Toronto marathon course record| News

Ethiopia’s representation at this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon just got stronger with the addition of Amane Beriso to the elite women’s field. With a personal best of 2:20:48, recorded when finishing second at the 2016 Dubai Marathon, the Ethiopian...

IAAF Athletes’ Commission letter to WADA Executive Committee| News

The IAAF Athletes’ Commission has today sent a letter to the World Anti-Doping Agency’s executive committee for consideration at its meeting on September 20. The letter reads: September 19, 2018 Dear Sir. Craig Reedie and WADA Executive Committee members: On behalf of the...

Kipchoge credits teamwork for his success after ‘moon landing’ marathon| News

Eliud Kipchoge astounded the athletics world by taking the huge chunk of one minute and 18 seconds off the world record at the BMW Berlin Marathon on Sunday (16). The IAAF Gold Label road race was the stage for the...

Murigi retains title while Chemonges leads Ugandan sweep at IAAF/WMRA World Mountain Running Championships|...

Kenya’s Lucy Murigi successfully defended her senior title at the IAAF/WMRA World Mountain Running Championships in Andorra on Sunday (16), while Robert Chemonges led a Ugandan 1-2-3 in the senior men’s race. With the championships held in Andorra for the...

Strong fields targeting fast times at Copenhagen Half Marathon| News

Strong fields in both the men's and women's races will be targeting fast times at the Copenhagen Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (16). The men's field includes 14 runners with sub-one hour credentials, among them...

Steve Hooker’s Story behind the picture| News

Australia’s former World and Olympic pole vault champion Steve Hooker reflects on this image taken when he and Renaud Lavillenie are set to share an embrace at the end of a titanic battle at the 2010 IAAF Continental Cup...

Negewo breaks course record at Minsk Half Marathon| News

Ethiopia’s Abebe Negewo broke the course record at the Minsk Half Marathon, while Kenya’s Sheila Jerotich became the first non-Belarusian winner of the women’s race at the IAAF Bronze Label event on Sunday (9). Negewo ended Hillary Maiyo’s winning streak...

Taylor, Ibarguen and Miller-Uibo lead Americas to victory at IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018|...

Various innovations and changes in format resulted in two entertaining days of action at the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018, but ultimately the teams from Europe, Africa and Asia-Pacific could not compete with the might of the Americas as...

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MS Dhoni-led India make five changes; Afghanistan bat

Toss: Afghanistan chose to bat v Indiaplay1:43Can this heavy-hitter help cause some upsets in the Asia Cup?After having given up India's limited-overs captaincy in...