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Ghana names 10-member Team for IAAF World Championships Doha 2019

The Ghana Athletics Association has released a 10-member team ahead of the IAAF World Championships Doha 2019 which starts from 27th September to 6th October. The team features the African 4x100m relay gold medalists’ quartet of Sean Safo-Antwi, Benjamin Azamati,...

Hima Das to miss 2019 World Athletics Championships due to back injury

The mystery of rising athletics star Hima Das’ participation at the upcoming IAAF World Athletics Championships, to be held from September 27 to October 6 in Doha, has finally unravelled. Hima Das will miss, due to a back problem, it...

Sheikh al-Thani visits Khalifa International Stadium ahead of World Athletics Championships

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani visited Khalifa International Stadium and Aspire Zone on Wednesday where was briefed on the preparations to host the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, which will be held from September...

Canelo Alvarez sees his ‘big money’ fight with Sergey Kovalev as his chance to...

There wasn't the usual trash talking between opponents. There wasn't any bravado or overconfidence from either side of the podium. Instead, there was a mutual respect between one of boxing's brightest stars in Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and one of...

Canelo Alvarez is putting his chin where the money is as he challenges Sergey...

The 15-pound leap, in boxing terms, is the stuff of Evel Knievel. Most people sail over the handlebars. In 1952 Ray Robinson was probably the best boxer the world had yet seen, and he was the middleweight champ. When he...

South Africa names 31-member team for IAAF World Championships

A 31-member South African team has been named to compete at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar from September 27 to October 6. The squad comprises 26 men and five women. The squad will be led by world champion...

Ghanaian born Abdul Sani Brown named in Japan’s team for IAAF World Athletics Championships

By James K. Attaglo Wilson Ghanaian born Abdul Hakim Sani Brown has been included in the fifty-five athletes-team that will be competing for Japan in the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019. Born to a Ghanaian father and a Japanese...

Big payday awaits athletes at World Athletics Championships

Athletes down to compete at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 will share over US$7.5 million in prize money. In addition to the prize money, athletes who set a world record will be eligible for a special award of...

Doha 2019: Over 3,000 volunteers dedicated to ensure a successful IAAF World Athletics Championships

Athletes and fans from around the world will arrive in Qatar later this month, receiving a welcome from over 3,000 volunteers, dedicated to ensuring a successful IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019. With thousands of enthusiasts committed to helping...

Zidane tips Hazard for ‘great future’ in Madrid

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane believes Eden Hazard will make a huge difference for his side as the Belgian prepares to start for the first time this season in Wednesday's Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain. Hazard was signed for...