Patriotism is often invoked when track and field athletes have to do duty at international championships without any sort of payment.It is perhaps the burden the so-called Cinderella…
South Africa celebrated with Long Jump star Luvo Manyonga on Saturday, after the world champion touched down on home soil following a hectic, but tremendously successful international season.…
BERLIN – Eight recently-crowned world champions along with the cream of Germany's track and field stars will highlight the 76th edition of Berlin’s ISTAF, an IAAF World Challenge…
Old Smooches struck again! It was inevitable that London would be the location for his dastardly act. The victims were all primed for the taking as they headed…
All is not lost for African high jumpers who are struggling to reach their full potential due to lack of facilities and technical support. The 2017 World Championships…
“Go out and just have fun.” That will be coach Werner Prinsloo’s advice to Akani Simbine (Tuks/HPC) when he lines up tonight to compete in the 100m at…
Africa has never staged the biennial event, which started in 1983, despite being home to many world champions.Hamad Kalkaba Malboum says he believes a bid is set to…
Africa has never staged the biennial event, which started in 1983, despite being home to many world champions.Hamad Kalkaba Malboum says he believes a bid is set to…
Cape Town - IAAF organisers have confirmed that 17 freshly-minted world champions will be competing at the Weltklasse Zurich on Thursday, August 24. South Africa's golden girl Caster…
Athletics SA (ASA) president Aleck Skhosana remains unapologetic for his organisation’s stringent selection criteria for the IAAF World Championships, despite heavy criticism. Skhosana and company feel vindicated now…
Former 100m hurdler, Glory Alozie has said up and coming Tobi Amusan failed to rise to expectations, as the youngster bowed to the pressure of competition at the…
Former athletes and coaches say more needs to be done if Kenya are to remain dominant in most races once again. Kenyan men surrendered three titles while women…
Faith Chepng’etich Kipyegon won the 800m race beating world-renowned athletes Her father was a runner in the 800m and 1,500m categories It was billed as the penultimate race…
Three South African athletes will compete at the 12th of 14 legs in the IAAF Diamond League series in Birmingham, England on Sunday. Ruswahl Samaai, who secured the…
She says her focus now is to study, graduate and create opportunities for athletes in Limpopo. Caster Semenya eyes the reporter across the room, her relaxed demeanour and…
Former athletes and coaches say more needs to be done if Kenya are to remain dominant in most races once again. Kenyan men surrendered three titles while women…
World champion Wayde van Niekerk has withdrawn from the men's 400m race at the Diamond League meeting in Zurich, Switzerland on Thursday, August 24, due to a recurring…
Sports minister Thulas Nxesi has lauded on the South African athletics team after their stellar performance at the IAAF World Championships in London. The SA squad earned the…
Cape Town - Wayde van Niekerk will not be doubling up at major athletics events in future after the completion of the IAAF World Championships in London. Van…
PRESS RELEASE President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Team South Africa, who won six medals during the IAAF World Championships 2017 held in London, in the United Kingdom for…
LONDON - World champion Caster Semenya has her sights on the more than three-decades old 800-metre world record held by former Czech athlete Jarmila Kratochvilova. The South African…
Now that's a hefty price tag, but I guess only the best will do for this world class athlete. The 400m world champion has scored an ambassadorship role…
The South African athletics team’s luggage will be just a little heavier on their return to the country after a record medal haul at the World Championships in…
The world long jump champion, Luvo Manyonga, had his sights set on the world record for quite a while now and just maybe tomorrow in France it might…
CAPE TOWN - South African middle distance star Caster Semenya says that she is thrilled to be amongst the best athletes in the world after she picked up…
LONDON, Aug 13 (Reuters - Kenya’s new world 1,500m champion Elijah Manangoi can break the 19-year-old world record for the event, Asbel Kiprop said after losing his title…
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