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Nov 17, 2017
Usain Bolt dominated like no other, but excessive focus on him was wrong, feels British sprint legend Linford ChristieFormer British 100m Olympic champion Linford Christie feels that nobody has dominated sprint race like Usain Bolt, did but felt that too much spotlight was given to the Jamaican for the good of world athletics.
Sep 09, 2017
American runners are slowing down: What an exhaustive new research study has foundThe research study, which claims to be among the most exhaustive ones tracking race results for runners, analysed 34 million race results from 28,732 different races, across distances of 5 km, 10 km, half marathons, and full marathons, from 1996 to 2016
Sep 06, 2017
Laureus World Sports Awards: 101-year-old sprinter Man Kaur says she feels like a youngster, seeks India's support"I will continue to run and take part in competitions as long as I can. I believe that age is no bar to chase and realise your dreams," said Kaur.
Aug 28, 2017
Caster Semenya brings glittering season to an end by smashing women's 600 metre world recordSemenya, the Olympic gold medallist and three times world champion over 800m, clocked a stunning 1 minute 21.77 seconds over the unusual distance at the ISTAF meet in the German capital.
Aug 23, 2017
Carl Lewis takes dig at Usain Bolt, says too much focus on one individual had hindered growth of athleticsThe last decade in world athletics belonged to Usain Bolt but the legendary Carl Lewis is not happy with the singular focus on the Jamaican showman.
Aug 08, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Swapna Barman says she nearly pulled out of event due to back painIndian athlete Swapna Barman, who finished 26th in women's heptathlon at the World Championships in London, has claimed that she was on the verge of pulling out of the competition owing to a recurring back pain.
Aug 07, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie's hunger for success key to her gold medal winThe momentum of Bowie's dip sent her sprawling onto the track but she had done enough to edge past Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou by one hundredth of a second
Aug 07, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk faces tough task in star-studded 400m finalSouth African Wayde van Niekerk will have his work cut out to defend his 400m title as a host of top rivals qualified on Sunday for a fully-stacked final.
Aug 06, 2017
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Justin Gatlin defeats negativity, silences naysayers to win goldPerhaps Gatlin will value the warm, genuine embrace he got from Bolt a lot more than the world championship gold itself
Jul 10, 2017
Asian Athletics Championships: G Lakshmanan, Neeraj Chopra help India top medal tally on final dayIndian athletes, including G Lakshmanan and Neeraj Chopra, clinched five gold medals on the final day to top the medal tally for first time in the history of Asian Athletics Championships, pushing China to second spot.