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Tennis legend Boris Becker to visit Kolkata on 18 December

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Sports

Tennis legend Boris Becker to visit Kolkata on 18 December

German tennis icon Boris Becker will be in town on a two-day visit during the third edition of the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K run, to be held on December 18, organisers said on Saturday. #India #Tennis #Sourav Ganguly #Novak Djokovic #Kolkata #Athletics #SportsTracker #Boris Becker #Lalita Babar #OP Jaisha
Usain Bolt and Almaz Ayana crowned IAAF's Athletes of the Year

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : Sports

Usain Bolt and Almaz Ayana crowned IAAF's Athletes of the Year

Jamaica's Usain Bolt and Ethiopian distance runner Almaz Ayana were crowned as the IAAF's athletes of the year #China #Usain Bolt #Athletics #SportsTracker #IAAF #Meseret Defar #Genzebe Dibaba #Almaz Ayana #IAAF Awards
IAAF adopts Sebastian Coe's reforms in bid to end corruption

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : AFP

Category : Sports

IAAF adopts Sebastian Coe's reforms in bid to end corruption

The IAAF on Saturday unanimously adopted a reform package drawn up by president Sebastian Coe in a bid to end corruption that has rocked the institution. #Athletics #Sebastian Coe #SportsTracker #IAAF #Lamine Diack
Usain Bolt says it is probably going to be hard to get the 200-meter world record

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : AP

Category : Sports

Usain Bolt says it is probably going to be hard to get the 200-meter world record

The world's fastest man is slowing down. Usain Bolt again said he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now likely beyond him. #Usain Bolt #Athletics #Tyson Gay #SportsTracker #IAAF #David Rudisha #Rio Olympics 2016 #2020 Tokyo Olympic Games
Usain Bolt adjudged IAAF male Athlete of year, Almaz Ayana wins women's award

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : AFP

Category : Sports

Usain Bolt adjudged IAAF male Athlete of year, Almaz Ayana wins women's award

Sprint king Usain Bolt won an unprecedented sixth IAAF male Athlete of the Year award on Friday, Ethiopian Almaz Ayana picking up the female award after her record-setting 10,000m gold in Rio. #Usain Bolt #Athletics #SportsTracker #IAAF #Rio Olympics #Almaz Ayana
Adidas ends sponsorship of IAAF as dope scandals rock world of track and field

Updated : Dec 02, 2016

By : AFP

Category : Sports

Adidas ends sponsorship of IAAF as dope scandals rock world of track and field

German sportswear giant Adidas today ended its sponsorship of the IAAF in the wake of a doping scandal that has rocked the world of track and field. #Doping #Athletics #SportsTracker #Adidas #IAAF #track and field #International Association of Athletics Federations
Ban on Russia's track and field athletes to continue till 2017, says IAAF

Updated : Dec 02, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : Sports

Ban on Russia's track and field athletes to continue till 2017, says IAAF

Russia's athletics ban will run into 2017 and may include the August world championships after a Task Force monitoring the nation's anti-doping programme refused on Thursday to put any dates on a "road map" for a return. #Russia #Athletics #SportsTracker #IAAF #WADA #RUSAF
IAAF plans extensive changes to make organisation more transparent amid new corruption claims

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : Sports

IAAF plans extensive changes to make organisation more transparent amid new corruption claims

Just as the IAAF is about to endorse wide-ranging changes to its governance aimed at making the organisation more ethical, transparent and accountable, world athletics' governing body is being assailed by more claims of corruption. #Corruption #Doping #Athletics #Transparency #Sebastian Coe #SportsTracker #IAAF #WADA #International Association of Athletics Federations #Lamine Diack #Drug tests
Usain Bolt's 100m record more likely to be broken than 200m, says Asafa Powell

Updated : Nov 19, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Sports

Usain Bolt's 100m record more likely to be broken than 200m, says Asafa Powell

Asafa Powell feels Usain 100m sprint record would be easier to break than his 200m world record. #Usain Bolt #Athletics #Asafa Powell #SportsTracker #Milkha Singh #PT Usha #World Athletics Championships #Ashwini Nachappa #2020 Tokyo Olympics
Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped with an eight-year ban by Nada for failed dope test

Updated : Nov 17, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Sports

Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped with an eight-year ban by Nada for failed dope test

Haryana sprinter Dharambir Singh, who was barred from representing the country in the Rio Olympics at the last minute for failing a dope test, has been slapped an eight-year ban by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA). #Doping #Athletics #National Anti-Doping Agency #Indian Grand Prix #SportsTracker #NADA #WADA #Rio Olympics #Dharambir Singh