Articles about IAAF World Championships
12 Oct 2019
Eliud Kipchoge scripts historical marathon record: Details here
Kenya runner Eliud Kipchoge scripted a historic record when he managed to break the two-hour barrier in marathon, as he did complete a run in Vienna in under two hours.
21 Aug 2019
Happy birthday Usain Bolt: Here are his unbreakable records
The world of athletics has seen a number of prolific athletes rule the sport for a number of years.
27 Sep 2018
Athlete Mariam Farid says religion and fashion can go together
Leading Qatari woman athlete Mariam Farid, who competes wearing a hijab, says she would never compromise on her identity but would not mind blending a bit of fashion with religion.
30 Aug 2018
5 youngsters who excelled at Asian Games 2018
The Indian contingent is enjoying an excellent run at the Asian Games 2018.
29 Aug 2018
Seven Indians in Asia Pacific team for IAAF Continental Cup
Seven Indian athletes, including Neeraj Chopra, Hima Das and Muhammed Anas, were named in the Asia Pacific team.
28 Jul 2018
IAAF refuses to lift ban on Russia
The IAAF has stated that it will not lift the ban on Russia from participating in international track and field events.
03 Mar 2018
Anju Bobby George fights for 2004 Athens Olympics medal
Indian long-jump ace, Anju Bobby George is hoping to become the first Indian track and field athlete to bag an Olympic medal, a medal which she should have won in 2004.
31 Dec 2017
#ThatWas2017: Sportspersons who retired in 2017
Several iconic figures in sports have drawn the curtains on their illustrious careers this year.
03 Aug 2017
Cheer for India, it's a sports-packed August!
August is going to be an engaging month for Indian sports fans with lots of events around the corner.
30 Jul 2017
Honour court's directive on Chitra: Vijay Goel to AFI
Sports minister Vijay Goel asked the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) to honour Kerala High Court's directive to include Asia's 1500 metre gold medallist PU Chitra in India's squad for next month's World Athletics Championships in London.
22 Jul 2017
Karamjyoti Dalal wins another medal for India
Discus thrower Karamjyoti Dalal took India's medal tally to three after she won a bronze medal in Women's F55 category at the World Para Athletics Championships in London.
18 Jul 2017
World Para Athletics: Asian record, silver medal for Amit Kumar
India's Amit Kumar Saroha won the silver medal in men's club throw F51 event in the World Para Athletics Championships.
15 Jul 2017
India bag their first gold at World Para Athletics Championships
India opened their medal account at the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships in London on the first day, after Sundar Singh Gurjar clinched gold in the men's javelin throw F46 event.
28 Apr 2017
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra clinches silver at Asian GP
India's Neeraj Chopra bagged a silver medal in the second leg of ongoing Asian Grand Prix in Jiaxing, China.
27 Feb 2017
'I'm a clean athlete' says Olympic champion Mo Farah
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah insisted that he is a 'clean athlete' after a US Anti-Doping Agency report suggested that his coach Alberto Salazar may have broken anti-doping rules.
28 Jan 2017
Bolt returns his 2008 Olympic medal
Usain Bolt has confirmed that he has returned his gold medal, which he had won at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 4x100m relay race.
25 Jan 2017
Usain Bolt stripped of one Olympic gold medal
Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt will have to return his 2008 Beijing Olympics medal that he won in the men's 4x100m relay race after his team-mate Nesta Carter was tested positive for a banned substance.
13 Jan 2017
Sports Ministry lifts ban on IOA
The Sports Ministry of India has lifted the ban on Indian Olympic Association (IOA) today.
11 Jan 2017
Sports Ministry set to reinstate IOA suspension?
The Sports Ministry has hinted at re-recognizing the Indian Olympic Association after it removed Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as its life presidents.
10 Jan 2017
IOA cancels appointment of Kalmadi, Chautala as life presidents
The Indian Olympic Association has cancelled the appointment of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as the life presidents.
31 Dec 2016
Sports Ministry suspends IOA; says remove Kalmadi, Chautala as Life-presidents
Sports Minister Vijay Goel said on Friday that Indian Olympic Committee has been suspended until the body reverses its decision of appointing Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as Life Presidents.
30 Dec 2016
IOA won't reply to Sports Ministry over Kalmadi's appointment
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) said that they will not be replying to the Sports Ministry's show cause notice on appointment of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as its Life Presidents.
03 Dec 2016
Usian Bolt wins 'Athlete of the Year' award
Jamaican sprinter won IAAF's male 'Athlete of the Year' award for the sixth time in his career. He had previously won the title in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
22 Nov 2016
New findings reveal 12 more athletes guilty of doping
International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that 12 athletes have been disqualified from the 2012 London Olympics after failing a retroactive drugs test.
24 Sep 2016
Indians may have faked results to get into Rio -IAAF
A study conducted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) revealed that purportedly Indian athletes could have been qualified for the Rio Olympics in 2016 by faking stellar performances.
20 Aug 2016
Bolt makes history with unprecedented 'triple triple'
Usain Bolt secured the gold medal in the 4x100m relay, making history by securing a clean sweep off all sprinting events for the third successive time.
19 Aug 2016
Bolt claims his 8th Olympic gold
Jamaica's Usain Bolt won the men's 200m race securing his second Rio'16 gold medal and eighth overall.
16 Aug 2016
It's not just in the genes!
Bolt finishes running 100m in about 41 steps, which is at least three less than his competitors.
15 Aug 2016
Last Russian athlete suspended from Rio Games
Russian long-jumper Darya Klishina was suspended from the Rio Olympics in light of new evidence discovered against her by an anti-doping probe, marking Russia's exit from athletics.