An oval 400m track rarely produces as many twists and turns as unfolded on the second night of athletics competition at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Poland’s first gold medal of the Tokyo Games came with a special bonus: a place in the Olympic history books.
In one of the greatest sprint races of all-time, Elaine Thompson-Herah stunned with an Olympic record of 10.61 (-0.6m/s) to retain her 100m title at the Tokyo 2020 Games on Saturday (31).
Athletes like setting the bar high. Nijel Amos raised his impossibly high nine years ago when he finished second behind David Rudisha’s epic world record-breaking run.
The women’s 400m hurdles is living up to expectations as a must-see event of the Tokyo Olympics.
After a thrilling global senior debut at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, the mixed 4x400m relay made its eagerly anticipated inaugural Olympic appearance on Friday night.
Selemon Barega gave a distance-running masterclass to win the men’s 10,000m.