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News23 Sep 2012

Centrowitz and Martinez Take Fifth Avenue titles

Matthew Centrowitz’s New York roots bore fruit in his debut at the NYRR Fifth Avenue Mile Presented by Nissan on Sunday.

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Report16 Sep 2012

Dibaba and Kipsang take Great North Run victories - REPORT

Tirunesh Dibaba made an immediate impact in her Half Marathon debut with a victory in Sunday’s Bupa Great North Run.

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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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News07 Sep 2012

12.80!! Merritt stuns with World record in 110m Hurdles in Brussels

Brussels, Belgium – With an unparalleled display of fluid rhythmic precision, Olympic champion Aries Merritt shattered the World record in the 110m Hurdles, clocking 12.80* to highlight the Memorial van Damme in Brussels, the final leg of the 2012 Samsung Diamond League series.

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News26 Aug 2012

Jeter and Merritt blaze in Birmingham

Highlights of the Aviva Birmingham Grand Prix, the 12th leg of the Samsung Diamond League, were Carmelita Jeter beating Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the 100m in 10.81 while Aries Merritt once again dipped under 13 seconds in the 110m Hurdles.

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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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Report10 Aug 2012

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

For the last 28 years and no fewer than seven Olympic Games no-one other than the United States of America had managed to win the men’s 4x400m Olympic title. That is until Chris Brown, Demetrius Pinder, Michael Mathieu and Ramon Miller teamed-up to secure the first male Olympic gold medal for the Bahamas to conclude a superb night of athletics here in London.

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Report09 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Decathlon Pole Vault

World record holder Ashton Eaton continued his Olympic Decathlon quest in the Pole Vault with great success.

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Report07 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Men's 1500m Final

Taoufik Makhloufi made the world take notice after his victory in the opening round, made headlines after his win in the semis, and finally produced one of the most unexpected victories of these Games with his runaway triumph in the 1500m tonight at Olympic Stadium.

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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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Report05 Aug 2012

London 2012 - Event Report - Men's 3000m Steeplechase Final

With yet another command performance over the closing lap, Ezekiel Kemboi kept the Olympic 3000m Steeplechase title in Kenyan hands for a jaw-dropping eighth straight Games.

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