Tokyo Olympics 2020: With seventh gold, Allyson Felix becomes most decorated American track and field Olympian
France handed the United States their first Olympic basketball defeat since 2004 in the group stage of the men's tournament but could not repeat the feat in the final, narrowly losing 87-82 in Saitama.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Shaunae Miller-Uibo clinches 400m title; Italy continue to boss tracks with men's 4x100 metres relay gold
Shaunae Miller-Uibo wins women's 400m final, Italy clinch men's 4x400m relay, Joshua Cheptegei shines bright in 5000m in our athletics round up from Tokyo.
The USA 4x400m mixed relay team was disqualified for an illegal changeover.
Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce continues her bid to become the first woman to win a single individual Olympic athletics event three times.
In Bolt's absence, a raft of up-and-coming track and field stars headlined by Swedish pole vaulter Armand Duplantis, US sprinter Noah Lyles, and recent 400m hurdles world record setters Karsten Warholm and Sydney McLaughlin head to Japan looking to build their own legacy.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: From Larissa Latynina to Allyson Felix, a look at most successful women in history of Games
With the Tokyo Olympics 2020 fast approaching, Firstpost takes a look at some of the most successful women to have competed in the Games.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Neeraj Chopra, Kevin Durant, or Allyson Felix, who are the biggest stars to watch out for?
From Neeraj Chopra to Kevin Durant, here are some of the biggest stars to watch out for in Tokyo Olympics 2020
Allyson Felix gets a chance to win a 10th Olympic medal and break a tie with Jamaica's Merlene Ottey as the most decorated female track athlete in the history of the games.
Noah Lyles 'breaks' Usain Bolt's 200m world record in unique high-tech athletics meet, later discovers he ran only 185 metres
Lyles had been mistakenly lined up to run only 185 meters of the Bradenton track for his star turn of this curious version of the storied Weltklasse meet in Zurich on Thursday.
With anti-doping collections severely curtailed across the globe because of the coronavirus pandemic, USADA is asking a group of leading athletes to give urine and small dried blood samples at home
Laureus World Sports Awards 2020: Tiger Woods, Eliud Kipchoge in fray for men's award; Simone Biles, Megan Rapinoe headline women's contenders
Tiger Woods, champion marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge and Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton are the top contenders to grab the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award
World Athletics Championships 2019: Returning new-mothers Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Allyson Felix revel in record glory
Fraser-Pryce and Felix, both racing in their first major championships since taking time off from the sport to have children, lit up a pulsating day three of competition even if the action was played out inside a near-empty Khalifa Stadium.
World Athletics Championships 2019: Sprinter Allyson Felix eyes more glory as she sets out on final leg of glittering career
A warrior on and off the track, Allyson Felix is determined to go out on her own terms as she sets out on the final leg of her glittering career at the World Championships this week.
US Championships: Allyson Felix returns for her first 400m race in 13 months; Justin Gatlin, Christian Coleman jet through 100m heats
Felix, the only woman to win six Olympic track and field gold medals, is returning to the sport following her pregnancy and birth of her daughter in November.
Six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix joins fellow US stars in criticizing Nike's maternity ploicy
Allyson Felix joined a chorus of recent criticism against Nike, accusing them of penalizing female athletes who took time off to have a child.
A glittering collection of the greatest sportsmen, sportswomen and teams have been nominated for this year's Laureus World Sports Awards, following a global vote by the world's media.
Laureus World Sports Awards: Serena Williams, Caster Semenya in hunt for World Sportswoman of the Year
As Laureus' India partners, Firstpost brings you the nominees for the of World Sportswoman of The Year award
NFL athletes protest Donald Trump: President urged fans to boycott matches over players kneeling during national anthem
A wave of protests swept across the NFL as Trump escalated his feud with players who kneel during the US national anthem to draw attention to racial injustice
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Peerless Caster Semenya takes 800m gold with sensational final thrust
Beating Caster Semenya is almost next to impossible. Since the second half of 2015 and after the Rio Olympics, Semenya hasn’t lost an 800 metres race.
Trinidad and Tobago's maiden title, Usain Bolt's farewell and other highlights from Day 10 of World Championships
Here are some photo highlights from Day 10 of IAAF World Championships 2017 in London.