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Jamaica Bobsleigh Federation (JBF) president Chris Stokes says that the female team of Carrie Russell and Jazmin Fenlator-Victorian seems well poised for a historic World Cup qualification, following their seventh-place finish at Winterberg in...

Ramil Guliyev, Turkey's World 200-metre champion, believes that there is no real successor to the retired Usain Bolt in the curved sprint.In an interview posted on the European Athletics website earlier this week, Guliyev said Bolt's departure...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP):Russians will be allowed to compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics as neutral athletes despite orchestrated doping at the 2014 Sochi Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said yesterday.The IOC ruled that...

Sprinting icon Usain Bolt says he is not overly concerned about the outcome of Nesta Carter's appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) - one that will affect his own medal account - admitting that he has not really been paying attention to...

Jamaica sprint icon Usain Bolt was at a loss for words in describing how he felt after his statue was unveiled at a grand ceremony at Independence Park yesterday.The statue was unveiled to Bolt by Prime Minister Andrew Holness, Sports Minister...

All is set for Prime Minister Andrew Holness to unveil the Usain Bolt statue in Independence Park this afternoon.Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Olivia Grange stated last Wednesday that "rain or shine, the unveiling will take...

Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) General Secretary Garth Gayle is a very pleased man after recently being re-elected on the Technical Committee of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Gayle, who will be...

International Media

A ceremony at the City of Arts and Sciences on Thursday (14) marked the last 100 days before the starting gun is fired for the IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018, one of the most anticipated athletics events of 2018.

The IAAF Doping Review Board has approved an updated version of the guidelines for 2018 Authorised Neutral Athlete Status applications under IAAF Competition Rule 22.1A.

As part of the IAAF Knowledge Management Programme and after a successful experience in London, the IAAF Observer Programme is set to continue at all of the IAAF World Athletics events.

World decathlon champion Kevin Mayer, world indoor 60m hurdles silver medallist Pascal Martinot-Lagarde and Olympic 200m bronze medallist Christophe Lemaitre are all set to compete at the Meeting de Paris when the IAAF Diamond League reaches the French capital on 30 June.

More people than ever before tuned in last summer to watch the world’s top athletes compete for the Diamond Trophy, as 2017 saw increased viewing figures across the world for the IAAF Diamond League.

Zadar – the home city of Stipe Zunic – was once described by iconic movie director Alfred Hitchcock as having "the most beautiful sunset in the world".

An eight-foot bronze statue of Usain Bolt was unveiled at Jamaica’s National Stadium in Kingston on Sunday (3).