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Report10 Jun 2021

Ingebrigtsen beats top 5000m field to show superb form in Florence

In what may be the most impressive victory of his short but brilliant career, 20-year-old Jakob Ingebrigtsen upset an exceptional 5000m field, including both the world champion and world record-holder, at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Florence on Thursday (10).

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News05 Jun 2021

Hassan eyes world record, Duplantis ready to soar in Hengelo

The 40th edition of the FBK Games – a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting – in Hengelo looks set to be celebrated with fireworks on the track and field on Sunday (6), with talk of world and meeting records at the pre-event press conferences.

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Report09 Sep 2019

Nedasekau tops world-leading 2.35m in Minsk

Maksim Nedasekau topped a world-leading 2.35m in the high jump to highlight the first day of The Match, the inaugural duel between the United States and a united European squad in Minsk, Belarus, on Monday (9).

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Report03 Sep 2019

Perkovic and Kolak delight home crowd in Zagreb

Sandra Perkovic may not have been her usual dominant self so far this year, but the home crowd at the Hanzekovic Memorial in Zagreb – the final IAAF World Challenge meeting of 2019 – cheered the world and Olympic discus champion on to a 67.78m victory on Tuesday (3).

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Series20 Aug 2019

IAAF Inside Athletics – Sandra Perkovic: ‘My wish is to go to five Olympic Games’

In the latest episode of IAAF Inside Athletics, world and Olympic discus champion Sandra Perkovic of Croatia outlines her long-term career plan.

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News19 Aug 2019

Felix, Perkovic and Kolak confirmed for Zagreb

Organisers of the Hanzekovic Memorial have confirmed that Olympic gold medallists Allyson Felix, Sandra Perkovic and Sara Kolak will compete at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Zagreb on 3 September.

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News08 Nov 2018

World Athlete of the Year 2018 nominees – throws and combined events

With just five days to go before voting for the 2018 World Athletes of the Year concludes, here’s a closer look at this year's men’s and women’s nominees in the throwing and combined events.

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Press Release05 Sep 2018

Perkovic donates shoes from 2017 World Championships victory to the IAAF Heritage Collection

Sandra Perkovic, Croatia’s two-time world and Olympic discus champion, has joined a growing list of great global champions who this year have donated significant competition items to the IAAF Heritage Collection.

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Report04 Sep 2018

Continental champions warm up for Ostrava with convincing wins in Zagreb

Just four days ahead of the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018, many of the athletes set to compete in the Czech city showed strong form at the Hanzekovic Memorial, part of the IAAF World Challenge, in Zagreb on Tuesday (4).

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Report18 Jul 2018

Perkovic extends winning streak in Bellinzona

Sandra Perkovic maintained her unbeaten record in the discus when winning with her first-round throw of 68.92m at the Galà dei Castelli meeting in Bellinzona on Wednesday (18).

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Report30 Jun 2018

Semenya’s 1:54.25 one of seven world leads in Paris - IAAF Diamond League

World and Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya ran a race of brutal simplicity at the Meeting de Paris IAAF Diamond League stop at the Charlety Stadium on Saturday (30) to record her fastest ever time of 1:54.25 – putting her fourth on the all-time world list - after leading from gun to tape.

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Report29 Jun 2018

Perkovic’s 66.46m throw highlights second day at Mediterranean Games

Croatia’s Sandra Perkovic took a comfortable victory in the women’s discus to highlight the second day of competition at the Mediterranean Games on Thursday (28) in Tarragona, Spain.

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