Durban becomes first African city to host Commonwealth Games

Delegates and guests celebrate after Durban was named as the host city for the 2022 Commonw...

Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing

Kenya's Asbel Kiprop (C) reacts as he croses the finish line ahead of Kenya's Elija...

Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

Mare Dibaba (2nd L) of Ethiopia, Helah Kiprop (L) of Kenya, Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa (2nd R) o...

Bolt secures third sprint sweep as Jamaica win relay

Jamaica's (from left) Nickel Ashmeade, Usain Bolt, Nesta Carter and Astafa Powell take ...

Toth wins first Slovak world title

Slovakia's Matej Toth crosses the finish line to win the final of the men's 50 kilo...

Athletics: Bolt beats Gatlin for fourth world 200m gold

 A spectator (R) who entered the track wants to have a picture taken with Usain Bolt (...

Dibaba keeps double bid on track

Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia (R) competes in the women's 5,000 metres heats during the 15...

Bolt, Gatlin set up world 200m shootout

Jamaica's Usain Bolt and South Africa's Anaso Jobodwana (R) compete in a semi-final...

Yego wins Javelin for Kenya's first field gold

Julius Yego of Kenya competes at the men's javelin throw final during the 15th IAAF Wor...

Bolt stalks Gatlin as battle resumes in Beijing

Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the men's 200m heats during the Beijing 2015 IAAF Wor...

Bolt back in action as Gatlin seeks road to redemption

Usain Bolt   BEIJING: Newly-crowned 100m champion Usain Bolt makes a swift r...

Bolt quashes Gatlin's coup attempt in Beijing

Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's 100m fina...

Lopez breaks Chinese hearts to win 20km gold

Spain's Miguel Angel Lopez   BEIJING: Spain's Miguel Angel Lopez bro...

Saudi Sprinter Set New Asian Record in 400 Meters

BEIJING: Saudi sprinter Yousef Ahmed Masrahi set an Asian record in the 400-meter heats at ...

Bolt makes bow as Farah, Kiprotich eye history books

Combination picture made yesterday shows Jamaica’s Usain Bolt (right) in London on Ju...

Felix dreams of being one-lap wonder

US sprint athlete Allyson Felix speaks during a press conference prior to the upcoming IAAF...

Coe beats Bubka to become world athletics chief

Newly elected President of International Association of Athletics Federations Sebastian Coe...

D-day arrives for Bubka and Coe

File photos of retired track and field legends Sergey Bubka (left) of Ukraine and Sebastian...

IAAF accused of blocking report on doping cheats

This file photo taken on August 14, 2009, in Berlin shows Athletics’ IAAF President L...

Bubka and Coe - two legends battle to save track and field

Sergey Bubka and Sebastian Coe BEIJING: Two modern-day legends of track and field wi...

Fraser-Pryce thinks twice on sprint double

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica competes in the women’s 100m heats during the Diam...