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London Marathon: October date confirmed for 2022 event

The 2022 London Marathon will take place on Sunday, 2 October as the event is moved from...

60 August 18, 2021

QATAR SPRINTER ABDALELAH HAROUN DIES AGED 24 AFTER CAR CRASH IN DOHA

Qatari sprinter Abdalelah Haroun has died after a car crash in Doha, aged 24.Haroun won the bronze...

157 June 26, 2021

Shelby Houlihan: American middle distance runner blames burrito for positive test

American middle distance runner Shelby Houlihan has been banned from athletics for four years after testing positive...

273 June 19, 2021

Luvo Manyonga: Olympic long jump silver medallist given four-year doping violation ban

Olympic long jump silver medallist Luvo Manyonga has been banned for four years after failing to meet...

208 June 19, 2021

Milkha Singh, “The Flying Sikh”, Dies At 91 Due To Post-Covid Complications

Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh died on Friday due to post-Covid complications. He was being treated at...

238 June 19, 2021

How many calories do I need per day being a sports person?

Calories. We hear this word so frequently nowadays because we live in a time of close attention...

215 June 9, 2021

Suffolk Backyard Ultra: Runner completes 337 miles in 81 hours straight

An ultra-distance runner has covered four miles every hour for 81 hours straight, completing more than 337...

204 June 9, 2021

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...

191 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...

195 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...

166 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...

141 May 11, 2021