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Kamworor and Tirop score Kenyan double at Bengaluru 10k 27. mai 2018

Geoffrey Kamworor fulfilled all expectations and consolidated his reputation as arguably the best road racer in the world below the marathon distance by winning his third title at the TCS World 10K in Bengaluru, India, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (27).

Berta and Mohammed earn Ottawa 10km victories 27. mai 2018

Upon arrival in Canada Kenyans Benard Kimeli and Benard Ngeno conspired amongst themselves to go after the nine-year-old course Ottawa 10k course record of 27:24 held by Ethiopia’s Deriba Merga.

Semenya dominates, Kigen and Houlihan surprise in Eugene - IAAF Diamond League 27. mai 2018

Caster Semenya produced another peerless display of middle-distance running to set a meeting record and world lead of 1:55.92 in the women’s 800m at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday (26), the highlight of the midde-distance action at the third meeting of the IAAF Diamond League.

Miller-Uibo and Lyles dominate in Eugene - IAAF Diamond League 27. mai 2018

Smooth, swift and utterly supreme – that’s about the best way to describe Shaunae Miller-Uibo’s majestic display of one-lap running at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday (26), the highlight of the 2018 edition of the IAAF Diamond League meeting.

Thiam and Warner the overnight leaders in Gotzis 26. mai 2018

Reigning world and Olympic champion Nafissatou Thiam from Belgium and Canada’s Damian Warner are the overnight leaders after the first day of the 44th edition of the Hypo Meeting in Gotzis, the second leg of the 2018 IAAF Combined Events Challenge.

Rohler takes javelin showdown in Eugene - IAAF Diamond League 26. mai 2018

Thomas Rohler made it a night to remember on the first evening of action at the Eugene stop of the IAAF Diamond League on Friday (25), the German unleashing the biggest throw ever witnessed at Hayward Field to take maximum points in the men’s javelin with 89.88m.

Kamworor and Gudeta the favourites at Bengaluru 10k 25. mai 2018

World Half Marathon champions Geoffrey Kamworor of Kenya and Ethiopia’s Netsanet Gudeta lead their respective fields at the TCS World 10K Bengaluru, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (27).

Spotlight on Ethiopians Tsegay and Burka in Ottawa 25. mai 2018

An epic battle awaits spectators lining the course of the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (27), provided the weather forecasters cooperate.

Gelete Burka: I love running because… 25. mai 2018

Ethiopia’s 2006 world cross-country and 2008 world indoor champion Gelete Burka has enjoyed a lengthy and successful career in the sport. The 32-year-old, who has now moved up to the marathon, explains her passion for running.

Former world record-holder Tabori dies 24. mai 2018

The IAAF is saddened to hear that Hungary’s Laszlo Tabori, who held the 1500m world record in the 1950s, died on Wednesday (23) at the age of 86.

Latest Eugene updates – IAAF Diamond League 24. mai 2018

Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, the third stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League

Thiam and Warner look to make more history in Götzis 24. mai 2018

World and Olympic champion Nafissatou Thiam and three-time Hypo-Meeting winner Damian Warner will defend their titles at the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Götzis on 26-27 May.

Bereznowska and Steene the favourites for IAU 24-Hour European Championships 24. mai 2018

Teams from 30 different nations will gather in the Romanian city of Timisoara for the IAU 24-Hour European Championships on 26-27 May.

Mouth-watering clashes across the board in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League 24. mai 2018

A rich array of stars will once again descend on Eugene for the third meeting of the IAAF Diamond League this Friday and Saturday (25-26) as Hayward Field hosts the 44th edition of the Prefontaine Classic.

High and low – Almir Dos Santos 23. mai 2018

Former high jumper Almir Dos Santos has this season emerged as a new force in the triple jump. The world indoor silver medallist from Brazil looks back at one good moment and one bad moment on his journey up to this point in his career.

Top sprinters and home stars set for London – IAAF Diamond League 23. mai 2018

Following the announcement that Christian Coleman and Andre De Grasse will compete at the Muller Anniversary Games, eight other world-class sprinters have been confirmed for the 100m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in London on 21-22 July.

Early season standouts sign up for Monaco – IAAF Diamond League 23. mai 2018

Organisers of the Herculis meeting have announced that nine of the winners from the first two legs of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League will be in action in Monaco on 20 July.

Big throws expected at Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku 22. mai 2018

The confirmed participants for the 56th Paavo Nurmi Games on 5 June are easily the best ever for the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Turku.

Stars set to collide in 100m, 400m hurdles and pole vault in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League 22. mai 2018

The 100m will be one of Athletissima’s highlights as the world, Olympic and European champions will line up alongside one another at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on 5 July.

IAAF Inside Athletics – Nafissatou Thiam 22. mai 2018

The sixth episode of this season's IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with Belgium's world and Olympic heptathlon Nafissatou Thiam.

Bowie and Thompson top strong 100m field in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League 22. mai 2018

Four global sprint champions will clash at the Prefontaine Classic when world champion Tori Bowie, Olympic champion Elaine Thompson, two-time world 200m champion Dafne Schippers and world indoor 60m champion Murielle Ahoure line up for the 100m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 25-26 May.

Finland enters final lap in preparations for IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018 21. mai 2018

With 50 days to go until the IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018, the host nation and its athletes are adding the finishing touches to their preparations for the event on 10-15 July.

Teen trials to senior success – Anita Márton 21. mai 2018

It’s not just the gold medallists who gain valuable experience from competing at the IAAF World U20 Championships. Many athletes who exit the championships in the heats or qualifying rounds go on to become stars of the sport in their senior years.

Gebrselassie helps inaugurate WHO’s ‘Walk the Talk Health for All Challenge’ in Geneva 21. mai 2018

Marathon legend Haile Gebrselassie helped inaugurate the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) “Walk the Talk: Health for All Challenge” in Geneva today (20), a global movement to promote health and, particularly, physical activity as part of a healthy sustainable future.

Five meeting records tumble in Osaka 20. mai 2018

Five meetings records were broken at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, an IAAF World Challenge Meeting, in Osaka on Sunday (20).

Records fall at Riga Marathon 20. mai 2018

Both the men's and women's race records were broken at the Lattelecom Riga Marathon, an IAAF Bronze Label road race, on Sunday (20).

Thompson notches 100m victory, world lead for Price in Kingston 20. mai 2018

Double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson fulfilled her role as favourite with an authoritative victory in the women’s 100m while Deanna Price produced a world lead in the hammer throw at the Jamaica International Invitational Meeting on Saturday (19), the opening leg of the 2018 IAAF World Challenge series.

Poland’s men’s 4x400m relay quartet: when the whole is greater than the sum of its parts 19. mai 2018

A look at the Polish men’s 4x400m relay squad that broke the world indoor record at the World Indoor Championships in March, a record that was ratified earlier this week.

Vrabcova-Nyvltova and Romanenko cruise to Karlovy Vary half marathon victories 19. mai 2018

Eva Vrabcova-Nyvltova and Roman Romanenko cruised to victories at the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Saturday (19).

Men’s Hammer Throw Challenge kick-off takes centre stage in Osaka 18. mai 2018

The start of the men's side of the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge will be among the chief highlights at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, in Osaka on Sunday (20).

April and Rono the favourites at Riga Marathon 18. mai 2018

Lusapho April of South Africa and Kenyan Georgina Jepkirui Rono will start as favourites at the Lattelecom Riga Marathon, an IAAF Bronze Label road race, on Sunday (20).

Shanghai 800m winner Kisasy: ‘I plan to run under 1:43 this year’ 18. mai 2018

While it is perhaps a little premature to speak of David Rudisha’s successor as the planet’s premier two-lap runner, especially as the two-time world and Olympic 800m champion and world 800m record holder is still only 29, it is inevitable an athlete will one day emerge to replace the Kenyan great.

Warholm and Coleman confirmed for Stockholm - IAAF Diamond League 18. mai 2018

Karsten Warholm and Christian Coleman, two of the sport's most exciting rising stars, will compete at Stockholm's Bauhaus-Galan on 10 June, organisers of the sixth stop of the IAAF Diamond League announced.

Sprints in the spotlight in Kingston 17. mai 2018

As is customary sprinting events will feature prominently when the Jamaica International Invitational Meeting, the first of the IAAF World Challenge series, kicks off on Saturday (19) in Kingston.

European runners vie for the limelight at Karlovy Vary Half Marathon 17. mai 2018

European runners will vie for the limelight at the sixth running of the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Saturday (19).

Akani Simbine: I love sprinting because... 17. mai 2018

South African 100m record-holder Akani Simbine is among a crop of the world’s finest sprinters. Here the world and Olympic 100m finalist and Commonwealth 100m champion talks passionately about his ability to run fast and what it means to him.

Coleman to headline Eugene 100m field - IAAF Diamond League 17. mai 2018

Christian Coleman, the 2017 world 100m silver medallist, will take on world champion Justin Gatlin in the 100m at the Prefontaine Classic, the third leg of the IAAF Diamond League, on 26 May in Eugene.

Rupp and Hasay confirm Chicago Marathon return 16. mai 2018

Organisers of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that defending champion Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay will return to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on 7 October.

World champions Bosse and Semenya head 800m fields in Paris – IAAF Diamond League 16. mai 2018

World 800m champions Pierre-Ambroise Bosse and Caster Semenya will head the fields in their specialty events at the Meeting de Paris, the seventh stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, on 30 June.

High and low - Zharnel Hughes 16. mai 2018

Zharnel Hughes is one of the finest 200m exponents on the planet. The British sprinter reflects on a memorable race against his former training partner, Usain Bolt, and the disappointment of his 2016 and 2017 campaigns for his high and low moments.

IAAF Inside Athletics – Katerina Stefanidi 15. mai 2018

The fifth episode of the sixth season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with Greece's world and Olympic pole vault champion Katerina Stefanidi.

Job vacancies: Paris 2020 European Championships logistics and operations managers 15. mai 2018

The local organising committee of the Paris 2020 European Championships is seeking an operations manager and a logistics manager.

Felix, Miller-Uibo and Francis to clash over 400m in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League 15. mai 2018

The winners of the three most recent outdoor global 400m titles will clash over one lap of the track at the Prefontaine Classic, an IAAF Diamond League meeting, on 25-26 May.

Teen trials to senior success – Blessing Okagbare 14. mai 2018

It’s not just the gold medallists who gain valuable experience from competing at the IAAF World U20 Championships. Many athletes who exit the championships in the heats or qualifying rounds go on to become stars of the sport in their senior years.

McLaughlin smashes own world U20 400m hurdles record with 52.75 in Knoxville 14. mai 2018

Sydney McLaughlin’s recent 53.60 run in the 400m hurdles lasted just two weeks as a world U20 record* as she obliterated the mark with a sensational 52.75 to win on the final day of the three-day Southeastern Conference (SEC) Championships in Knoxville on Sunday (13).

Host of global stars set for Rome – IAAF Diamond League 14. mai 2018

Organisers of the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea have revealed the full fields for the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rome on 31 May with a line-up that includes 10 Diamond League champions, nine world champions, eight Olympic champions and seven world indoor champions.

Kibet and Dida battle harsh conditions to win in Okpekpe 13. mai 2018

Kenya’s Alex Kibet battled strong winds and heavy rain at the Okpekpe 10km Road Race to win the IAAF Silver Label event on Saturday (12) while Ethiopia’s Dera Dida was a similarly comfortable winner of the women’s race.

Hernando and Debats take top honours at Trail World Championships in Castellon 13. mai 2018

Spain’s Luis Alberto Hernando won a record-breaking third successive men’s title at the Trail World Championships in Castellon on Saturday (12) while Ragna Debats of the Netherlands put a stop to France’s winning streak in the women’s race.

Koech breaks Dalian course record 13. mai 2018

Edwin Kibet Koech won the Dalian International Marathon on Sunday (13) with the first ever sub-2:10 performance in the 32-year history of the IAAF Bronze Label road race, taking more than three minutes off the course record with 2:09:44.

IAAF World Challenge and IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge – one week to go 12. mai 2018

The last two IAAF challenge series of the year will commence in one week’s time when Kingston hosts the Jamaica International Invitational, the first meeting in the 2018 IAAF World Challenge and IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge.