Victor Conte says he suspects that Usain Bolt and the Jamaican Olympic track team used illegal PEDs, based on the dramatic improvement in race results and stories he’s heard from those close to the team. He goes on to explains how he believes the IOC’s lenient whereabouts policy allows Olympic athletes to get away with …
The sight of an athlete in tears on a podium is not a rare one in sport.
Sir Mo Farah wants to be known as “Mohamed” when he starts the next chapter of his career.
As Usain Bolt performed his final lap of honour, illuminated by thousands of flashbulbs and with the scent of fireworks hanging in the air, he paused at the start mark of both the 200m and 100m and crouched down, eyes beginning to moisten.
Usain Bolt’s career on the track ended in disappointment on Saturday, as the athletics star pulled up with an injury during the 4×100-meters final at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London.
It was drama all the way in a gripping women’s long jump final, with three different leaders in the opening three rounds and a shift in the medal positions in the last two rounds. When the dust settled, Brittney Reece was left standing as a four-time world long jump champion, matching a feat achieved on …
Wayde van Niekerk said he felt upset and disrespected by his rival Isaac Makwala who suggested he was part of a conspiracy that saw the Botswana athlete excluded from the 400m final.
Sprint legend Michael Johnson sensationally claimed athletics chiefs blocked Wayde van Niekerk’s rival in the 400m final as they wanted the South African superstar to win.
Wayde van Niekerk underlined his status as one of the most extraordinary athletes currently operating in track and field as he successfully defended his world 400m title here without any of his talented rivals ever looking remotely likely to challenge him.
Criticism of Justin Gatlin’s 100m triumph by IAAF president Lord Coe was “inhumane”, says the athlete’s agent.