World records of Gidey & Cheptegei officially ratified

Ugandan long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei's 10,000m world record and the 5,000m record of Ethiopia's Letesenbet Gidey, which were set earlier this year,...

Jhajharia, Parmar to take part in Cairn Pink City Half Marathon

Paralympic gold medallist Devendra Jhajharia, two-time world champion Sundar Singh and world number one para badminton player Parul Parmar are among the top...

2022 Athletics World C’ships q’fication window until June 26, 2022

The World Athletics Council has approved the qualification systems for the World Athletics Championships Oregon 2022 and the World Athletics U20 Championships Nairobi...

Fast&Up announces partnership with TCS World 10K Bengaluru

The TCS World 10K Bengaluru on Friday announced a tie-up with nutrition brand Fast&Up. The World Athletics Gold Label Road Race will be...

2020 World Indoor Championships postponed to 2023

The 2020 World Athletics Indoor Championships in Nanjing, China, has been postponed to March 2023, the global governing body for athletics announced on...

Long jumper Anju says she reached dizzy heights with single kidney

Long jumper Anju Bobby George, winner of the historic bronze medal winner at the 2003 World Athletics Championship, on Monday revealed that she...

Duplantis, Yulimar win World Athletes of the Year awards

Swedish pole vaulter Armando "Mondo" Duplantis and Venezuelan triple jumper Yulimar Rojas were on Saturday declared male and female World Athletes of the...

Javelin throwers’ national camp shifted to Bhubaneshwar

The national camp for India's elite javelin throwers, including Asian Games gold medallist Neeraj Chopra, has shifted from the National Institute of Sport...

Nair promoted as new chief athletics coach of India

The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has promoted Radhakrishnan Nair as chief coach of Indian athletics, it was announced on Friday. Nair, 62, had...

Lessons in morality help steer athletes away from doping, finds study

Scientists in Britain on Thursday unveiled a new approach to reduce doping in sport. Academics at the University of Birmingham found in a new...