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Report11 Feb 2017

All-Stars sweep Nitro series as Bolt wins 150m

Usain Bolt came to Australia to win the first Nitro Athletics series. Bolt and his All-Stars did just that, sweeping the series 3-0 at the finale at Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne on Saturday (11).

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Feature21 Jul 2014

Kiprop adjusts his targets after Monaco defeat by his compatriot Kiplagat

With 300 metres left to run on a sultry summer’s night at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco last Friday (18), Asbel Kiprop realised the pace was too slow to give him any chance of beating Hicham El Guerrouj’s 1500m world record of 3:26.00.

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Report14 Sep 2013

Double win for Pearson at Great North City Games

Olympic champion and World silver medallist Sally Pearson finished her season in style at the Great North City Games in the British city of Newcastle with two victories on Saturday (14).

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Report25 May 2013

World Bests for Shakes-Drayton and Felix in Manchester

Great Britain’s Perri Shakes-Drayton provided the highlight of the BT Great CityGames in Manchester by beating Russia’s London Olympic 2012 Games 400m Hurdles champion Natalya Antyukh and setting a World best of 25.74 in the rarely-run straight 200m Hurdles on Saturday (25).

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News22 May 2013

Felix, Rutherford and Sanchez among Olympic medallists in Manchester

Allyson Felix, the 2012 IAAF World Female Athlete of the Year, along with another eight past and present Olympic medallists will compete at the BT Great CityGames Manchester on Saturday (25).

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Report31 Mar 2013

Bolt blazes to victory in Rio beach race

Usain Bolt fell just short of his 150m world best as he sped to with victory down a specially built straight track on the famous Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro in 14.42 on Sunday (31).

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News15 Sep 2012

U.S. defeats the hosts in Newcastle street match

Britain’s athletes produced some of the best performances of the Great North City Games with Dwain Chambers taking the 100m in 10.04, Chris Tomlinson winning the Long Jump with an event record of 8.18m and Anyika Onuora clocking 16.70 for the 150m. But it was team USA that won the match versus Great Britain with a convincing score of 6-3. Each winner of the nine disciplines collected one point.

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Report11 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Women's 4x400m Final

Yulia Gushchina took the Russian baton out hard from the gun and was well up on the field in the first 150 metres but not to be outdone USA’s Deedee Trotter had a brilliant second 200 and pulled away into the home straight and passed over the first of the eight teams. Russia was next with hosts Britain close behind as the first handover was completed.

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Report06 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Women's 1500m Heats

Injury ended Genzebe Dibaba’s quest to join her older sister Tirunesh as an Olympic champion in the opening round of the women’s 1500m today at Olympic Stadium.

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Report06 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Men's 800m Heats

David Rudisha’s Olympic ambitions got off without a hitch as the men’s 800m got underway before yet another capacity crowd of 80,000 at Olympic Stadium this morning.

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Report03 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Women's 400m Round 1

In an opening round that featured brief bouts of both steady rain and cloudless sunny skies, Briton Christine Ohuruogu began her Olympic title defence on a solid note to highlight the women’s 400m.

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News01 Jul 2012

Cherono takes 10,000m for second title in Porto-Novo – African champs, Day 4

Gladys Cherono won her second African gold clocking 32:41.40 and leading a Kenyan sweep of medals in the women’s 10,000m on the penultimate day on Saturday (30).

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