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Dafne Schippers

Dafne Schippers ready to rewrite Rio wrongs at London 2017 championships

Dafne Schippers failed to live up to expectations at last year's Olympic Games but the Dutch sprint queen says she is much more relaxed going into next month’s World Championship in London after learning the lessons of a frenetic...
Briana Williams [middle]

Briana Williams eyes podium finish and personal best at Racers Grand Prix

Sixteen-year-old Briana Williams has her sights set on a top-three finish and a personal best when she takes on a field of senior athletes at the Racers Grand Prix set for the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday. Williams, who...
Sochi 2014 [Russia]

Yana Romanova and Olga Vilukhina stripped of their results in Sochi

Two Russian biathletes, Yana Romanova and Olga Vilukhina, both members of the Russian women’s silver relay team, have been stripped of their results in Sochi, the International Olympic Committee announced Monday. In addition to the relay silver, Vilukhina...
Eliane Thompson of Jamaica

Elaine Thompson sets for world championships

Jamaica's sprint queen Elaine Thompson tuned up for next month's world championships in style at the Rabat Diamond League meet on Sunday, but Olympic pole vault champion Thiago Braz endured a torrid time. The Brazilian stole the show in Rio...
Grigory Rodchenkov

The chase for anti-doping continues; Grigory Rodchenkov slapped with arrest warrant suit

Former chief of the Moscow Anti-Doping Laboratory, Grigory Rodchenkov, who now reportedly lives in the US, will be arrested if he returns to Russia, a Moscow court ruled on Thursday. The Basmanny District Court of Moscow granted the petition of...

Other Sports

2018 WFA Executive Board meeting and Congress held

By El-Amisty Nobo Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo The Weightlifting Federation of Africa has held its Executive Board meeting and Congress in Cairo,...