University of Oregon product Matthew Centrowitz will return to Hayward Field for the first time since winning the Olympic gold medal in the 1,500 meters for the Prefontaine Classic's Bowerman…
European and African rights up for grabs with new media venture announced. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has launched a public tender for the media rights to its…
By Ken Goe | The Oregonian/OregonLive A few things ... -- I'll be interested to see what kind of effort the Oregon Ducks put into continuing their reign as Pac-12…
Few can lay claim to the accomplishments over the last several years that Cornell men’s track and field thrower Rudy Winkler can. Winkler represented both his school and country at…
Manchester United mega-fan Usain Bolt has told Jose Mourinho to plot a summer raid on Arsenal for their star striker Alexis Sanchez. Sanchez's deal at the Emirates Stadium expires at…
Hurdles world record holder Keni Harrison will have surgery on a broken finger on Thursday but the American hopes to be back racing in less than a month, her coach…
Don’t expect to see Allyson Felix and Caster Semenya go head-to-head at the world championships this summer. The Olympic 800m champion Semenya is “pretty much focusing” on the 800m this…
Marvin Bracy hasn’t played a football game in more than five years. But after sprinting at the Rio Olympics, he has returned (at least for now) to the team sport.…
Usain Bolt is ready for a royal rematch. The Olympic sprinter, who “lost” in a race against Prince Harry back in 2012, is ready to reclaim his title as the…
Nike’s Breaking2 campaign was unsuccessful. Not because it failed to break the marathon’s two-hour barrier by 26 seconds. On the contrary, Eliud Kipchoge’s 2:00:25 marathon—the fastest ever run by a…
Vanessa Fraser, a Stanford senior, shattered her personal best in the 5,000 meters at the Payton Jordan Invitational in a time that would be the fastest by a collegian outdoors…
With a 5:24 mile 12, Shalane Flanagan and Amy Cragg separated themselves from the field of 202 entrants and turn the competition into a practice run. They seemed destined for…
STARKVILLE, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A track athlete at Mississippi State University was killed in an early Sunday morning traffic accident near campus that injured three others, including a…
After being drafted No. 9 overall by the Cincinnati Bengals, former Washington wide receiver John Ross challenged Usain Bolt to the 40-yard dash and boldly claimed he could…
Usain Bolt conquered athletics and the fastest man on the planet says he wants to become among the top players in world football. The 30-year-old Jamaican sprint legend will retire…
By Clara Sandoval, Laredo Morning Times Nixon’s Veronica Garcia is seeded ninth in the discus at the state meet in Austin. She will compete on Friday at 8 a.m. Nixon's…
By Jeremy Armstrong | Mirror Sprint superstar Usain Bolt has fired a warning ahead of his final bow in London this summer: ‘If you cheat, you get caught’. Bolt, 30,…
World record holder Keni Harrison broke a bone in her left hand warming up but still dominated the Doha Diamond League 100m hurdles, winning in 12.59 seconds into a headwind.…
The World Olympians Association (WOA) says proposals from European Athletics that could see a number of existing world records expunged "do not strengthen the fight against doping". On Monday, the…
Former Tide player and athletics director Bill Battle receives honorary doctorate Late in Paul Bryant’s Alabama coaching career, a visitor knocked on his office doorjamb (the door was almost always…
Track and field athlete and three-time Olympic medalist Will Claye is leaping into a new career as a rapper “I feel like the music I make gives people a good…
Mixed-gender relays are being considered as an Olympic event to ramp up interest in athletics, a senior member of the sport's governing body said on Thursday. "As a sport we…
It was the first individual race of the season for the 22-year-old sprinter from Markham, Ont. De Grasse, racing in the sixth lane, had a slow start and finished in…
American track star Allyson Felix says she does not support a move by international athletic chiefs to erase long-standing world records, many of which were set by dope cheats. Any…
Usain Bolt has no regrets over his decision to retire later this year but vowed to stay in shape after ending his phenomenal athletics career to avoid losing a bet…
Double Olympic champion Christian Taylor is excited by the challenge a new "winner-take-all" Diamond League format will throw up as some of the world's top athletes prepare to start the…
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