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Schippers and Barshim join Birmingham fields - IAAF Diamond League 26. juuli 2017

Reigning 200m world champion Dafne Schippers will go head-to-head with Britain’s finest sprinters in a post-world championship celebration showdown at the Müller Grand Prix Birmingham on Sunday 20 August.

Wlodarczyk and Fajdek lead Polish team for IAAF World Championships London 2017 26. juuli 2017

The Polish Athletic Association (PZLA) has announced a team of 49 for the IAAF World Championships London 2017, 4-13 August.

Following in his brother's fast footsteps, the sky's the limit for World U18 champion Manangoi 26. juuli 2017

After winning Kenya's first gold of the IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017, George Manangoi was not surprised.

Bolt and Thompson lead Jamaican squad for IAAF World Championships London 2017 25. juuli 2017

Double Olympic sprint champions Usain Bolt and Elaine Thompson lead a Jamaican squad of 56 the the IAAF World Championships London 2017 from 4-13 August, the JAAA announced.

IAAF Inside Athletics – Tianna Bartoletta 25. juuli 2017

The 12th episode of the current season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with 2016 Olympic and two-time world long jump champion Tianna Bartoletta.

Four world and eight Olympic champions lead US squad for IAAF World Championships London 2017 25. juuli 2017

Four reigning world champions and eight 2016 Olympic individual gold medallists lead a squad of 132 athletes on the Team USATF roster IAAF World Championships London 2017, 4-13 August.

Australia names squad of 48 for IAAF World Championships London 2017 25. juuli 2017

Australia has announced its selection of a 48-member squad for the IAAF World Championships London 2017, 4-13 August.

London to host 3rd IAAF World Coaches Conference 24. juuli 2017

The 3rd IAAF World Coaches Conference will be held in London from 7-10 August.

Makwala and Van Niekerk rivalry can light up post-Bolt athletics world 24. juuli 2017

It was as the men’s 400m field exited the final bend in last Friday night’s IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco that a tantalising glimpse of the Post-Bolt athletics world was revealed.

My greatest challenge – Tyree Washington 24. juuli 2017

Tyree Washington won the world indoor and outdoor titles over 400m in 2003. Here the US sprinter talks about the difficulties he has endured throughout his life battling asthma.

World U20 records fall in decathlon and women’s 4x100m in Grosseto  24. juuli 2017

German decathlon sensation Nicklas Kaul broke the world U20 decathlon record* to highlight the final day of European U20 Championships at the Carlo Zecchini stadium in Grosseto, Italy, on Sunday (23).

US men break world U20 4x400m record in Trujillo 24. juuli 2017

A US quartet broke the world U20 record on the final day of the Pan-American U20 Championships in Trujillo, Peru, clocking 3:00.33*, to cap the 19th edition’s three-day event on Sunday (23).

Mechaal’s 1500/5000m double highlights Spanish championships 24. juuli 2017

A 1500/5000m double by Adel Mechaal highlighted the Spanish Championships in Barcelona on 22-23 July.

Slew of competition records fall at Commonwealth Youth Games 24. juuli 2017

Several personal best performances and competition records highlighted the athletics section of the 6th Commonwealth Youth Games held in Nassau, The Bahamas 18-23 July.

Wlodarczyk’s 80.79m world hammer lead highlights Polish Championships 23. juuli 2017

Despite rain on two of the three days, there was a host of world-class performances – particularly in the throws – at the Polish Championships in Bialystock, which concluded on Sunday (23).

Diaz set to continue Cuba’s fine triple jumping tradition 23. juuli 2017

Cuba has developed such a strong culture of triple jumping that the hop, skip and jump has almost become synonymous with the blue and white stripes of the Caribbean nation’s flag.

IAAF Kids Athletics event in Nairobi helps ensure lasting legacy for the sport in Kenya 23. juuli 2017

The IAAF and the Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences at University of Tsukuba joined forces with Kenyatta University, the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation and the United Nations Office in Nairobi to stage a packed day of activities for some 400 children on the playing fields at Kenyatta University last week

That moment when… Stahl celebrated his first 55-metre throw 23. juuli 2017

Swedish discus thrower Daniel Stahl tops this year’s world list. Here the 24-year-old looks back on the first time he hurled the 2kg discus beyond the 55-metre mark, a pivotal moment in his career.

Shukh wins epic heptathlon duel at European U20 Championships 23. juuli 2017

In one of the greatest U20 heptathlon competitions in history, Ukraine’s Alina Shukh beat arch rival Geraldine Ruckstuhl to win the European U20 title by the narrow margin of 24 points, scoring a national U20 record of 6381 in Grosseto on Friday (21).

Van Niekerk leads South African team for IAAF World Championships London 2017 22. juuli 2017

A team of 24 athletes has been announced by Athletics South Africa for the IAAF World Championships London 2017 on 4-13 August.

Walton leads record rush at Pan American U20 Championships 22. juuli 2017

Jamal Walton of the Cayman Islands led a magic afternoon of world-class athletics on the opening day of the Pan-American U20 Championships at Trujillo’s Chan Chan stadium, where four event records fell in spectacular fashion.

Bolt wins with season’s best in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League 22. juuli 2017

Was it certain? No. Was it easy? No. Did that matter? Not a bit. At the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on Friday night (21), Usain Bolt demonstrated once again, as he approaches his career’s finish line, that he is still a winner.

Van Niekerk pushed all the way in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League 22. juuli 2017

World and Olympic 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk was pushed to the line by Botswana’s Isaac Makwala before earning victory in a meeting record of 43.73 in Monaco on Friday (21) at the final IAAF Diamond League meeting before next month’s IAAF World Championships London 2017.

Sokwakhana Zazini – the cool, calm and collected new hurdling star 21. juuli 2017

If you are ever given the unenviable task of racing against Sokwakhana Zazini, you need to know three things: he's got as much respect for you as you do for him; he's going to hammer it down from the gun; and he's almost certainly going to beat you.

World Championships wonders – Rob De Castella 21. juuli 2017

In the latest in our series of nostalgic memories of the IAAF World Championships, we revisit the marathon success of Australia’s Rob de Castella at the inaugural edition in 1983.

Rupp and Hasay lead US entries for Chicago Marathon 20. juuli 2017

Organisers of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon have announced that two-time Olympic medallist Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay will lead a deep field of US contenders at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 8 October.

Kipchoge to face Kipsang at Berlin Marathon 20. juuli 2017

Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang will renew their rivalry at the BMW Berlin Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 24 September.

Precocious newcomer Mahuchikh aims to progress one step at a time 20. juuli 2017

Watching Yaroslava Mahuchikh compete in the girls' high jump final at the World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017, many probably assumed she had been jumping since she was a young child.

Latest Monaco updates – IAAF Diamond League 19. juuli 2017

Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to the Herculis meeting in Monaco, the 11th stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series

Bolt ‘expecting to win’ at Monaco’s 30th birthday party – IAAF Diamond League 19. juuli 2017

Usain Bolt is guest of honour for the 30th birthday of the Herculis meeting in Monaco, but the invitation list for the 11th IAAF Diamond League meeting of the season is jam-packed with other athletic talent, with Wayde van Niekerk, Maria Lasitskene, Renaud Lavillenie and Caster Semenya among the high performers.

China selects team for IAAF World Championships London 2017 19. juuli 2017

China will be represented by 46 athletes at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 on 4-13 August.

ASICS aims to get Londoners off the train and into their trainers ahead of IAAF World Championships 19. juuli 2017

ASICS has partnered with the IAAF World Championships London 2017 to launch #IMoveLondon, a campaign that will run at the same time as the city hosts the IAAF World Championships, encouraging commuters to switch their train tickets for trainers.

Perkovic throws 71.41m in Bellinzona, world’s best discus mark since 1992 19. juuli 2017

Double Olympic champion Sandra Perkovic grabbed the headlines at the Galà dei Castelli in Bellinzona with an impressive world leading mark and a national record of 71.41m, the best throw in the world since 1992.

Defending champions Drouin and Barber lead Canadian team for IAAF World Championships London 2017 18. juuli 2017

Athletics Canada has named a team of 48 athletes to compete at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 on 4-13 August.

After Rabat victory and finally injury-free, Wojciechowski’s sights set firmly on London 18. juuli 2017

He didn’t quite characterise it as such, but if you spoke with Pawel Wojciechowski soon after his pole vault victory at the Rabat leg of the IAAF Diamond League last Sunday, you’d get the impression that it was one his most important triumphs of the past six years.

Monaco provisional entry lists, as at 18 July - IAAF Diamond League 18. juuli 2017

The provisional entry lists are now available for the 11th meeting of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League in Monaco on 21 July.

My greatest challenge – Holly Bradshaw 17. juuli 2017

British record-holder Holly Bradshaw is among the world’s top pole vaulters. The 2012 world indoor bronze medallist looks back on overcoming four surgeries in the past four years as the greatest hurdle in her career.

Warholm recovers quickly to take European U23 400m hurdles title in Bydgoszcz 17. juuli 2017

Karsten Warholm tried an audacious double of the 400m and 400m hurdles at the European U23 Championships Bydgoszcz 2017 and although it didn’t come off completely, his win over the barriers in a championship record of 48.37 still made him debatably the man of the championships after the four-day event finished on Sunday (16).

Athletics Integrity Unit Statement - Frank Fredericks 17. juuli 2017

The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has issued a statement regarding IAAF Council Member Frank Fredericks.

Lavillenie takes seventh French outdoor title in Marseille 17. juuli 2017

Renaud Lavillenie captured his seventh outdoor title to highlight the French National Championships in Marseille.

Lasitskene tops 2.00m in Padua 17. juuli 2017

Four big stars of international athletics commanded the spotlight in one of the best editions of the Padua athletics meeting's 31 year history on Sunday (16).

Crouser dominates in Rabat - IAAF Diamond League 17. juuli 2017

Ryan Crouser cruised to his tenth straight victory in the shot put to highlight the field events action at the Meeting International Mohammed VI d'Athletisme, the tenth stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League, in Rabat on Sunday (16).

Thompson and Miller-Uibo impress in Rabat - IAAF Diamond League 17. juuli 2017

Elaine Thompson won her 14th straight 100m race at the Meeting International Mohammed VI d'Athletisme, the tenth stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League, in Rabat on Sunday (16).

Double delight for Kenya on final day of IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

With 10 sets of medals on the line on the final day of the IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017, there was plenty of excitement for the 60,000 capacity crowd in the Kasarani Stadium on Sunday.

Report: boys' 2000m steeplechase – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

After missing out to Ethiopia in most of the distance races at the IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017, Kenya won the one gold medal they would have wanted more than any other, with Leonard Bett charging to victory in the boys' 2000m steeplechase final on Sunday (16).

Report: boys' 3000m – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

Ethiopia stunned the hosts with a superb middle-distance performance on Sunday (16), with Selemon Barega producing a smart tactical race to win the boys' 3000m final at a packed Kasarani Stadium.

Report: girls' long jump – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

Gong Luying took China's third girls' long jump gold in the history of the World U18 Championships with a consistent series of jumps headed by a best of 6.37m. Gong, who entered the final with the best performance this year, added a further two centimetres to her best.

Report: boys' pole vault – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

Matthias Orban of France lived up to expectations on Sunday (16) by dominating the boys' pole vault final on the last day of the IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017.

Report: girls' 100m hurdles – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

Britany Anderson of Jamaica ran 12.72, the fastest ever 100m hurdles time by an U18 athlete, in winning the final.

Report: mixed 4x400m – IAAF World U18 Championships Nairobi 2017 16. juuli 2017

In the final event of the championships, it was not the hosts Kenya, or indeed the sprint superpowers Jamaica or South Africa who would have the last laugh, but outsiders Brazil who controlled the race from start to finish to win in 3:21.71.