Track & Field

European Athletics - Kramer just misses Swedish 800m record in Gothenburg

<b>A week after winning silver at the European Championships in Berlin, Andreas Kramer was a comfortable winner at home in the Goteborg Athletics Grand</b> …

European Athletics

Athletics: Coleman and Miller-Uibo sparkle in Birmingham Diamond League

BIRMINGHAM: Christian Coleman and a striking-looking Shaunae Miller-Uibo put a dampener on Britain's European sprint champions Zharnel Hughes and …

IAAF Diamond League

Coleman Wins A Nail-Biter, Miller-Uibo Prevails; Birmingham Recap

It’s been a bit of a bumpy season for Christian Coleman. World record indoors, injury trouble outdoors. Diamond League wins and late scratches. But …

Athletics

Christian Coleman pips Reece Prescod in 100m thriller

Diamond League<p>by Steve Smythe<p>American holds off Briton in ultra-close sprint race while Luvo Manyonga and Emmanuel Korir also impress in Diamond …

Athletics

Watch Shauane Miller-Uibo 22.15 win at Birmingham DL

Shaunae Miller-Uibo was the only Caribbean winner at Saturday’s (18 Aug) Diamond League meeting in Birmingham, UK.<p>The Bahamian continued her …

Athletics

Differently-Abled Athlete Somnath Malo Remembers Dinner With Vajpayee

Somnath Malo was a member of the Indian contingent that won 22 medals in the 2002 FESPIC Games in Busan, South Korea. He won one gold in high</b> …

West Bengal

Kiwi pole vaulter Eliza McCartney injured in Diamond League event

Eliza McCartney was forced to withdraw from the Diamond League in Birmingham due to a foot injury. (FILE PIC)<p>Kiwi pole vault queen Eliza McCartney …

IAAF Diamond League

Canadian-record holder Brandon McBride fails to qualify for Diamond League final

Seven athletes will represent Canada at the Diamond League track and field finals later this month, but not national-record holder and recently …

IAAF Diamond League

Sprinter Reece Prescod sets personal best of 9.94secs in 100m but is denied victory by Christian Coleman at Diamond League meet in Birmingham

It required the lengthy examination of a photograph to establish that Reece Prescod had been beaten by Christian Coleman on Saturday, but once again …

Sport (UK)

Watch Yohan Blake 9.99s run at the Birmingham DL

Yohan Blake produced another sub-10 second, 9.99s, but had to settle for fourth in the men’s 100m at Saturday’s (18 Aug) Diamond League meeting in …

Athletics

Shaunae Miller-Uibo closes strong in 200m Diamond League win

Olympic 400m champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo emerged from one of the deepest 200m fields in history to win in 22.15 seconds.

IAAF Diamond League

Christian Coleman, Sandi Morris, Fred Kerley Victorious At Windy Diamond League In Birmingham

<i>Christian Coleman celebrates his win in the men's 100-meter at the IAAF Diamond League on Aug. 18, 2018 in Birmingham, U.K.</i><p>Windy conditions didn’t …

IAAF Diamond League

Master Manyonga beats meeting record in UK

Luvo Manyonga was in a class of his own as he soared to an IAAF Diamond League meeting long jump record of 8.54metres in Birmingham, England on …

Sport (South Africa)

Birmingham: Miller-Uibo Halts Asher-Smith's Momentum

Shaunae Miller-Uibo (BAH) set a Meeting Record of 22.15 in the Women's 200m at the 2018 Müller Grand Prix Birmingham © Jiro Mochizuki<p>Agnes Jebet …

IAAF Diamond League

Luvo Manyonga takes long jump gold in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM – South Africa’s Luvo Manyonga won the men’s long jump with a leap of 8.53m at the Muller Grand Prix in Birmingham on Saturday.Also …

Sport (South Africa)

Bolt touches down in Australia for pro football trial

Usain Bolt touched down in Australia to try out with Central Coast Mariners, a professional football team.<p>The right-time Olympic sprint champion was …

Athletics

Let’s not ditch languages for long jump

So PE is now more popular at A Level than French. A mere 8,713 students applied themselves to grappling with Camus, the pluperfect and the chequered …

For Men

News

<b>19</b><br>Aug<br>2018<p>Jack Rayner took out the Australian Half Marathon Championships in a close battle with Collis Birmingham and Nic Harman. Sinead Diver won …

Athletics

Dina Asher-Smith must settle for second in the 200m while Laura Muir keeps up winning ways

Coming in the wake of her historic European treble-winning feats in Berlin last week, this second-place finish in the Birmingham Diamond League 200m was a victory of sorts for Dina Asher-Smith.<p>The greatest female sprinter the country has ever produced arrived here understandably exhausted after her …

IAAF Diamond League

Rayner and Diver win Half Marathon titles

Beautiful conditions on the Sunshine Coast saw the Australian Half Marathon Championships run as a part of the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon event.<p>Over …

Athletics

African athletics needs a marketing drive

Africa cannot seem to shake its label as the stepchild of global athletics despite establishing itself as one of the best performing continents in …

South Africa

New African champs descend in Birmingham

<b>NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 17 – After the completion of the continental championships, Africa’s held in the Nigerian city of Asaba, focus shifts to the</b> …

IAAF Diamond League

Hopeful Indians eye Asiad glory

Jakarta, Aug 18 (IANS) After a chaotic and sometimes controversial build-up, Indian athletes will gear up to challenge the best in the continent when …

India

Athletics: Coleman ready for bright ending to rough season

(Reuters) - It's been a tough outdoor season for Christian Coleman with only one 100m win, but the world silver medallist says he is ready to turn things around against the "new wave of sprinters" in Saturday's Birmingham Diamond League meeting.<p>"Birmingham is going to be super competitive with Noah …

IAAF Diamond League

Kipruto,Obiri and Manangoi among the African Team Named for Continental Cup

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the African team for the <b>IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018</b> to be held on 8-9 September.<p>The team …

Athletics

The Girls Senior Class Will Be Competitive

The MileSplit LIVE crew breaks down why the girls senior class will be special in 2018. Check out more MileSplit LIVE videos below.

Athletics

Valerie Adams shot put future revealed

Dame Valerie Adams has committed to a Tokyo Olympics campaign.<p>If the three-time shot put medallist is selected, she will join Barbara Kendall as the …

Sport (New Zealand)

JAKE WIGHTMAN: WHO, WHY AND WHATS AT ALTITUDE

16th August 2018<p>Two major international medals have made 2018 one to remember for Jake Wightman, and though the modest assessment of ‘pretty good’ …

British Athletics

What Are The Top Races At The Birmingham Diamond League?

Noah Lyles and Christian Coleman will take the line in the 100m, while Dina Asher-Smith and Shaunae Miler-Uibo square off the 200m.

IAAF Diamond League

Seven Event Wins for Dartmouth at Yale Outdoor Meet

By: <b>Dartmouth</b><p><b>NEW HAVEN, Conn. –</b> Saturday saw the Dartmouth women's track & field team compete at Yale's Mark Young Invitational Saturday.<p>The meet was …

Bill de Blasio