Sports Monks


Letesenbet Gidey: Ethiopian breaks two-day-old women’s 10,000m world record

Ethiopia’s Letesenbet Gidey broke the women’s 10,000m world record by more than five seconds – just two...

108 June 9, 2021

Mo Farah Fails To Make Olympic 10k Qualifying Time

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah’s hopes of ending his track career at the Tokyo Games suffered a huge blow...

134 June 6, 2021

Lawrence Okoye on NFL and return to discus: ‘Physically I am superior now – American football aided me’

Lawrence Okoye speaks gently, but with certainty. Seventy metres is discus’ gold standard. Only three active have...

104 May 25, 2021

Jemma Reekie beats Laura Muir to win 800m at Golden Games

Great Britain’s Jemma Reekie ran an outdoor personal best as she won the 800m at the Golden...

86 May 11, 2021