Sports /Athletics

Diamond League meet win important for India, says Neeraj Chopra 27 Aug 2022 - 01:43 pm
India's Neeraj Chopra in action during the men's javelin throw at the Diamond League in Lausanne, Switzerland, on August 26, 2022.     REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
Ultra endurance runner dies in French Alps event 23 Aug 2022 - 02:08 pm
Usain Bolt files for trademarks to protect his victory pose 23 Aug 2022 - 11:27 am
Hoare wins Games 1,500 metres as Wightman denied golden double 06 Aug 2022 - 06:00 pm
Australia's Oliver Hoare crosses the line to win the final as Kenya's Timothy Cheruiyot places second. (Reuters/John Sibley)
What's next? Record-breaking McLaughlin eyes new event 23 Jul 2022 - 07:51 pm
Gold medallist Sydney McLaughlin of the U.S. celebrates on the podium with a cheque during the medal ceremony after winning the women's 400 metres hurdles final and setting a new world record REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel
Peru's Garcia Leon bags second gold in worlds 35km race walk 22 Jul 2022 - 08:54 pm
Peru's Kimberly Garcia Leon crosses the line to win the women's 35 kilometres race walk at the World Athletics Championships, in Eugene, Oregon, US, on July 22, 2022. (REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel)
Love at 1st flight: Indian javelin thrower inspiring nation 20 Jul 2022 - 10:59 pm
File photo: Gold medallist Neeraj Chopra of India during the medal ceremony for the men's javelin throw at the 2020 Summer Olympics, in Tokyo, Japan, on August 7, 2021. (REUTERS/Andrew Boyers)
Ethiopia's Gebreslase finishes strong, wins women's world marathon 18 Jul 2022 - 07:43 pm
Ethiopia's Gotytom Gebreslase celebrates after winning the women's marathon at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, US, July 18, 2022. (REUTERS/Mike Segar)
Ethiopa's Tola takes marathon gold at World Athletics Championships 17 Jul 2022 - 06:48 pm
Ethiopia's Tamirat Tola celebrates winning the men's marathon and setting a new world championship record at the World Athletics Championships (Men's Marathon) in Eugene, Oregon, US, July 17, 2022. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)
Kerley leads American clean sweep in 100m, shot put joy for Ealey 17 Jul 2022 - 10:58 am
Athletics - World Athletics Championships - Men's 100 Metres - Final - Hayward Field, Eugene, Oregon, U.S. - July 16, 2022 Gold medallist Fred Kerley of the U.S. celebrates after winning the men's 100 metres final REUTERS/Aleksandra Szmigiel
Omanyala optimistic of racing at worlds despite late visa 14 Jul 2022 - 02:36 pm
July 31, 2021. Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa of Kenya celebrates after competing in Heat 5 REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Omanyala out of world championships due to visa delay 14 Jul 2022 - 10:01 am
Kenya's Ferdinand Omanyala celebrates wining the men's 100 meters race during the third edition of Kip Keino Classic at the Kasarani stadium in Nairobi, Kenya May 7, 2022. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi
World record holder McLaughlin aims for 400m hurdles dominance 12 Jul 2022 - 05:38 pm
Sydney McLaughlin wins the women's 400m hurdles in a world record 51.41 during the USA Championships at Hayward Field. / Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo
World Championships: Barshim, Tamberi set for another face-off 12 Jul 2022 - 08:45 am
Russians officially out of track and field world championships over Ukraine war 08 Jul 2022 - 07:46 pm
Russia's Olympic and world champion high jumper Maria Lasitskene. (Reuters/File photo)
Shoe issue bars triple jump star Rojas from world's long jump 06 Jul 2022 - 05:44 pm
Venezuela's Yulimar Rojas celebrates winning gold and setting a new world record in the women's triple jump final during the World Athletics Indoor Championships at Stark Arena, Belgrade, Serbia, on March 20, 2022. (Reuters/Aleksandra Szmigiel)
Barshim second as Sanghyeok wins in high jump; Peters shines 14 May 2022 - 09:46 am
South Korea’s Woo Sanghyeok
Lyles, Thomas win in windy season opener 14 May 2022 - 09:39 am
Gabrielle Thomas of the US celebrates after winning the women's 200m at the Suheim Bin Hamad Stadium, yesterday. Pic: Mohamed Farag