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Siame and Wisil named ANOC area athletes of the year 19. oktoober 2019

Sprinters Sydney Siame from Zambia and Toea Wisil from Papua New Guinea were honoured for their achievements this year at the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Awards 2019 in Doha on Thursday (17).

Liu leads strong Chinese contingent in Suzhou 19. oktoober 2019

Three-time world 20km race walk champion and 50km world record-holder Liu Hong will lead a strong Chinese contingent aiming to win both the individual and team titles at the Around Taihu International Race Walking competition, the last leg of this year’s IAAF Race Walking Challenge that will start on Sunday (20).

Weekend road preview: swift times anticipated in Amsterdam, Toronto, Delhi and Lisbon 18. oktoober 2019

One year on from setting PBs at the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, Ethiopia’s Solomon Deksisa and Kenya’s Linet Masai return to the IAAF Gold Label road race with a view to claiming victory on Sunday (20).

After digging deep in Doha, Dunfee sets sights on next big targets 17. oktoober 2019

“You can do this. You know this. You got this.” When the fatigue was reaching a crescendo, when Evan Dunfee’s legs and arms and lungs and heart were held ransom by the slow, torturous pain of the 50km race walk, this was his negotiation strategy. This was his way out.

Johnson-Thompson confirms Glasgow appearance 17. oktoober 2019

World heptathlon champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson is the first big name confirmed for Glasgow’s Müller Indoor Grand Prix, part of the IAAF World Indoor Tour, on 15 February.

How Edris went from injured team player to two-time world champion 16. oktoober 2019

Rarely had a reigning world champion been such an underdog. Rarely had an athlete so accomplished, so dangerous, been so overlooked in the pre-race predictions.

International Olympic Committee announces plans to move Olympic marathon and race walking to Sapporo 16. oktoober 2019

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it is planning to move the Olympic marathon and race walking events to Sapporo, the host city of the Olympic Winter Games 1972.

Kosgei smashes marathon world record in Chicago 13. oktoober 2019

Completing a sensational weekend of road running, Brigid Kosgei broke the world record* at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday (13), winning the IAAF Gold Label road race in 2:14

Weekend road round-up: Chepkirui breaks African all-comers’ record in Durban, Kenyan double in Paris 13. oktoober 2019

World leader Sheila Chepkirui lived up to her billing as race favourite for the FNB Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN on Sunday (13), taking four seconds off the African all-comers’ record to win the IAAF Bronze Label road race in 30:55.

Mamu and Murigi triumph at Smarna Gora, Douglas and McCormack secure WMRA World Cup victories 12. oktoober 2019

Petro Mamu of Eritrea and Kenyan Lucy Murigi won the 40th Smarna Gora Mountain Running Race, the final event of the 2019 WMRA World Cup season, near the Slovenian capital Ljubljana on Saturday (12).

Kipchoge breaks two-hour barrier in Vienna 12. oktoober 2019

Eliud Kipchoge produced the fastest time ever for the 42.2km distance, clocking 1:59:40 at the Ineos159 Challenge in Vienna on Saturday (12).

Weekend road preview: Farah and Kosgei in Chicago spotlight, Chepkirui returns to action in Durban 11. oktoober 2019

The IAAF Label calendar picks up this weekend with several key road races taking place across four continents, including the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, the FNB Durban 10k and the 20km de Paris.

Finishers’ medals revealed for World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 10. oktoober 2019

Organisers of the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 have presented the official medals that will be handed out to all finishers of the mass race at the championships, which will be held on 29 March 2020.

WMRA World Cup podium places up for grabs at Smarna Gora 10. oktoober 2019

St Mary’s Hill overlooking Ljubljana once again plays host to the Smarna Gora Race on Saturday (12), the seventh and final stop in the 2019 WMRA World Cup.

IAAF seeking nominations for positions on three newly-established commissions 10. oktoober 2019

The IAAF is seeking nominations for positions on three new commissions established as part of its programme of governance and integrity reforms.

Advice to my younger self: Eliud Kipchoge 10. oktoober 2019

Following a string of victories over 26.2 miles, including his triumph at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio and a world record-breaking performance at the 2018 Berlin Marathon, Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge is widely regarded as the greatest marathon runner of all time.

Statue honouring Australian Olympian Peter Norman unveiled in Melbourne 09. oktoober 2019

In celebration of Peter Norman Day, Athletics Australia, in partnership with the Victorian Government, unveiled a statue in honour of the 1968 Olympic sprinter in Melbourne today (9).

Athlete Refugee Team fields a squad of six in Doha 08. oktoober 2019

A squad of six athletes represented the Athlete Refugee Team at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, its biggest team to date at a World Athletics Series event, and quality-wise, its best.

After dominating in Doha, Mihambo targets Tokyo triumph 08. oktoober 2019

In the third round of the long jump at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, Malaika Mihambo’s dreams almost came crashing down.

Barshim, Kipruto and Edris – champions who find a way to win 07. oktoober 2019

One characteristic of champions is that they often find a way to win, even when they shouldn’t. Goals against the run of play, the passing shot at full stretch on match point, willing oneself across the line or over the bar.

Weekend road round-up: records tumble in Cardiff and Kosice 07. oktoober 2019

Leonard Langat won the Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon in 59:30, taking 73 seconds off the course record for the IAAF Silver Label road race on Sunday (6).

Three more titles for USA, heroics by Mihambo, Cheruiyot and Cheptegei as Championships conclude 06. oktoober 2019

Three victories on the concluding day of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 – from 100m hurdler Nia Ali and the men’s and women’s 4x400m teams - bolstered the United States’ position at the top of the medal table, taking their count to 14 golds and 29 medals in total.

IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 – the highest quality championships of all time 06. oktoober 2019

IAAF President Sebastian Coe has described the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 as the best in history in terms of the quality and depth of performances produced by the athletes of more than 200 nations.

Report: men's 4x400m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Returning to their vintage best, the USA regained the men’s 4x400m world title with the fastest time for 11 years with a typically dominant performance.

Report: women's 4x400m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Living to their favourite’s billing, the US squad dominated the women's 4x400m relay, blitzing the field with a 3:18.92 world-leading performance.

Report: women's 100m hurdles - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

The ‘supermom’ theme that had been set at the start of the championships by some of the first few winners of women’s titles had a reprise in the final individual track event of the week.

Report: men's 10,000m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

In a brutal race of attrition, Joshua Cheptegei of Uganda capped a glorious year by securing the world 10,000m title to add to the world cross-country crown he secured in March.

Report: men's javelin - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Anderson Peters maintained his streak of 2019 championship success by securing the world title to become Grenada’s second world champion after one-lap star Kirani James.

Report: men's 1500m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Timothy Cheruyiot led from gun to tape here tonight to add a world 1500m gold to the silver he collected two years ago, finishing fully two seconds clear of an eye-wateringly good field to clock 3:29.26, half a second off his 2019 world-leading mark.

Report: women's long jump - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Malaika Mihambo landed among the all-time greats after a dominating performance in the women's long jump final on the final evening of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019. 

Doha final redefines mens’ shot put 06. oktoober 2019

Every once in a while, a competition takes place that redefines an event. 28 years ago, at the IAAF World Championships Tokyo 1991, Mike Powell and Carl Lewis were locked in an epic duel in the long jump, which saw the lead change hands several times before the former came out on top with a world record that still stands to this day. This showdown has since reached legendary status and is still talked about as one of the greatest moments in the sport.

For athlete-coach-athlete duo Ellie Pashley and Julian Spence, a mutual interest 06. oktoober 2019

When Ellie Pashley first set foot on Doha soil, her first thought was: “Thank God I’m not doing the marathon.” Nothing unusual there. Even for those who had acclimatised in warmer conditions, as Pashley had with a training camp in St Moritz, the first blast of heat and humidity in Doha was a daunting experience.

New IAAF Athletes' Commission members announced 06. oktoober 2019

The IAAF is pleased to announce the results of the results of the IAAF Athletes' Commission elections which took place in Doha during the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

Report: men's marathon - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 06. oktoober 2019

Lelisa Desisa added a world marathon gold to the silver he won in Moscow six years ago as he and teammate Mosinet Geremew headed an Ethiopian one-two on the Corniche in conditions that were significantly more forgiving than those that had seen a slew of women marathoners pulling out on the opening day of the championships.

World Athletics Club – Doha 06. oktoober 2019

Sally Pearson, Nia Ali, Niklas Kaul and Conseslus Kipruto star in the latest episode of the World Athletics Club.

Six things to watch out for on day 10 06. oktoober 2019

Are we nearly there yet?

Kovacs leads championship record rampage – IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, day nine 06. oktoober 2019

On another thrill-a-minute evening of athletics in which a slew of championship records tumbled and world all-time lists were rearranged, the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 once again delivered a momentous night which will linger long in the memory.

Report: men 4x100m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

A United States men’s 4x100m relay team led off by individual 100m champion Christian Coleman and anchored by individual 200m champion Noah Lyles was always going to have a chance of gold – assuming they avoided the fallibility that has often dogged their nation’s sprint relay ambitions.

Report: women's 4x100m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

Individual 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce added yet another gold medal to her collection by helping Jamaica to victory in the women’s 4x100m.

Report: men's shot put - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

With the opening effort of the men’s shot put final, Ryan Crouser produced the longest throw in World Championships history with 22.36m

Report: women's 1500m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

Sifan Hassan completed the unprecedented 1500m and 10,000m double at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 by obliterating the championship record performance and climbing to sixth on the all-time list in a middle-distance final for the ages.

Report: women's 5000m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

On a night of stupendous competition, the women’s 5000m final held its place as Kenya’s Hellen Obiri retained her title in a championship record of 14:26.72 in a pulverising race that saw eleven of those athletes strung out behind her breaking their personal bests.

Report: women's triple jump - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

Yulimar Rojas continues to fly. Tonight, at just 23, the Venezuelan won her second consecutive world title in the triple jump, and did so in impressive style.

Against all odds, Kipruto claims his most treasured gold 05. oktoober 2019

If you build it, the fitness will come. At a time of crisis, that’s what Conseslus Kipruto had to tell himself.

Barshim consolidates his status as Qatar’s greatest sporting hero 05. oktoober 2019

Not too many people get the chance to be crowned a world champion in front of their friends and family in their home city, and even fewer deliver; but Mutaz Barshim – Doha born and bred – added his name to that small list when he flew over 2.37m to take the high jump gold.

The simple question that prompted Muhammad’s record-breaking form 05. oktoober 2019

Dalilah Muhammad calls it her epiphany, the moment that set off a chain reaction for all that came next: Olympic gold, world record and – on Friday night at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 – a long-awaited world title.

Report: men's 20km race walk - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 05. oktoober 2019

Japan completed a glorious men’s race walking double at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 courtesy of a commanding performance by world leader Toshikazu Yamanishi.

Numerous things to watch out for on day nine 05. oktoober 2019

There’s a lot to watch out for on day nine of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, almost too numerous to mention, in fact.

Muhammad breaks world record as Barshim and Kipruto retain titles – IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, day eight 05. oktoober 2019

This was the night it all came gloriously together at the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

Report: men's high jump - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 04. oktoober 2019

Capping a stunning comeback from a career-threatening injury, Mutaz Barshim successfully defended his world high jump title before a near-capacity crowd at Khalifa Stadium.