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Oct 14, 2019
Eliud Kipchoge’s 1:59.40 run is as much a triumph of scientific endeavour as that of human enduranceEliud Kipchoge's 1:59:40 run in Vienna should go down in history. But not without an asterisk mark. For, his timing on Saturday was as much of an ode to human endeavour in technology as a triumph of human spirit that everyone made it out to be.
Oct 12, 2019
Kenya President lauds Eliud Kipchoge as African nation celebrates marathon runner's historic feat in ViennaEliud Kipchoge's historic marathon time on Saturday was greeted with joy and pride in his native Kenya.
Oct 09, 2019
Indian sprinter Nirmala Sheoran banned for four years for doping, stripped of twin titles won at 2017 Asian ChampionshipsThe 24-year-old Nirmala Sheoran's ban was backdated to take effect on 29 June 2018 and her results from August 2016 to November 2018 were disqualified
Sep 30, 2019
World Athletics Championships 2019: Haile Gebrselassie says marathon runners could have died from the heat at DohaDistance-running great Haile Gebrselassie said, "It was a mistake to conduct the championship in such hot weather in Doha, especially the marathon race. As someone who has been in the sport for many years, I've found it unacceptable."
Sep 28, 2019
World Athletics Championships 2019: Ruth Chepngetich braves brutal conditions to win women's marathonKenya's Ruth Chepngetich powered through brutal heat and humidity to win gold in the women's marathon on Saturday, bringing the curtain down on a dramatic opening day at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.
Sep 02, 2019
Unfit Wayde van Niekerk to not defend 400m title at Doha World Athletics Championships, says he's 'not rushing himself'World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month’s World Championships in Doha as he has yet to recover from a knee injury.
Sep 01, 2019
Jinson Johnson betters own record to win 1500m silver in ISTAF Berlin, qualifies for Doha World ChampionshipsAsian Games gold medallist Jinson Johnson bettered his own 1500m national record while clinching a silver in the ISTAF Berlin event on Sunday.
Aug 23, 2019
Olympics 2020: India's middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson to train in US to improve timing and qualify for TokyoIndian middle-distance runner Jinson Johnson on Friday said that he will be training in the United States in a bid to improve his timings and seal a berth in next year's Olympics.
Aug 22, 2019
Russian high jumper Maria Lasitskene lashes out at country's athletics body for lack of progress since doping scandalRussian high jumper Maria Lasitskene has taken the rare step of publicly criticising her country’s suspended athletics federation for what she says is a lack of progress toward reinstatement four years into a doping scandal.
Aug 14, 2019
Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya reveals she did not feel supported by other women in sportDouble Olympic champion Caster Semenya, who has been locked in a battle over her testosterone levels with athletics authorities, said on Wednesday that she has not felt supported by other women in sport.