IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Kevin Mayer becomes first man to win decathlon gold after Ashton Eaton
France's Kevin Mayer on Saturday became the first man other than the now-retired Ashton Eaton to win a global decathlon event since 2011 when he claimed gold in the world championships.
IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Dafne Schippers, Tianna Bartoletta, Pawel Fajdek in action on Day 8
Here's all you need to know about the schedule of events to be held in IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 on Day 8.
Tokyo Olympic organizers on Wednesday called on the Japanese public to donate old smartphones and other old electronic devices to help make medals for the 2020 Games.
As doping-tainted athletics emerges from its darkest hour fighting to restore its credibility, the reality for track and field is that it will have to cross that rocky road without Usain Bolt.
At the end of day 13, United States topped the medal tally with 100 medals. Great Britain on 56 again reclaimed the second spot from China on 58 medals/
Usain Bolt and Ryan Lochte commanded the spotlight at Rio Olympics 2016 on Thursday for drastically different reasons.
Usain Bolt won the 100-metre sprint at the Czech Golden Spike event in 9.98 seconds on Friday, in his second race this season in the run-up to August's Rio Olympics, but said he was not fully happy