Athletics

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Richard Kilty rips into teammate Reece Prescod over CJ Ujah Olympic drugs ban
Richard Kilty has castigated his fellow sprinter Reece Prescod for talking ‘fucking bullshit’ after he suggested that CJ Ujah should not be ostracised for a drug ban that cost Team GB a 4x100m silver medal from the Tokyo Games

Sean Ingle

22, May, 2022 @9:00 PM

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Dina Asher-Smith delighted with home 100m win in Diamond League
Dina Asher-Smith has won her first 100m of season in the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham

Sean Ingle at Alexander Stadium

21, May, 2022 @3:07 PM

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Dina Asher-Smith says Florence Griffith Joyner’s world records are at risk
Florence Griffith Joyner’s controversial women’s 100m world record of 10.49sec could finally fall this summer, according to Dina Asher-Smith

Sean Ingle

20, May, 2022 @4:20 PM

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Reece Prescod becomes first Team GB athlete to forgive CJ Ujah publicly
The sprinter Reece Prescod has become the first British athlete to forgive CJ Ujah publicly for failing a drugs test and costing Team GB a 4x100m relay silver medal at last year’s Tokyo Olympics

Sean Ingle

19, May, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Athletics must learn lessons from Formula One and get on track with new audience | Sean Ingle
Events such as the raucous ‘Night of the 10,000m PBs’ show there is an appetite for live athletics – but more can be done

Sean Ingle

16, May, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Dina Asher-Smith off the pace in opening Diamond League meeting
The British sprinter made a slow start to the season in Doha as she could only finish a distant third in the 200m in Doha behind Gabby Thomas

Sean Ingle

13, May, 2022 @7:25 PM

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Dina Asher-Smith urges UKA to stick with London amid exit reports
Dina Asher-Smith has urged UK Athletics to keep a London base amid reports that it is in preliminary talks over a £10-15m deal to quit the Olympic Stadium

Sean Ingle

12, May, 2022 @12:00 PM

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Modern pentathlon to trial ‘James Bond meets Krypton Factor’ 45-minute race
The new format is designed to help the sport grow in the US market and Joël Bouzou, the vice-president of the sport’s governing body, said it will be ‘exciting and successful’

Exclusive by Sean Ingle

03, May, 2022 @4:36 PM

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‘I don’t run to be second’: WW2 veteran smashes centenarian 100m world record
Nearly a quarter of a century after breaking one sprinting world record as a mere 76-year-old, Lester Wright was back in form again on Saturday

Tom Lutz in New York

02, May, 2022 @8:52 PM

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Going once, going twice … gold! Men’s 100m Olympic medal up for auction
Harrison Dillard took gold at the London Games in 1948 and this weekend, nearly 75 years on, that medal is up for sale

Neil Duncanson

07, Apr, 2022 @11:38 AM

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Coe warns transgender athletes pose risk to integrity of women’s sport
World Athletics president Sebastian Coe has called on the International Olympic Committee to introduce new regulations governing transgender athletes

Ed Aarons

21, Mar, 2022 @9:25 PM

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Ugen and Scott win bronze to spare GB’s blushes at world indoor championships
Britain managed their worst medal tally at the world indoor championships since 2006 while Mondo Duplantis and Yulimar Rojas broke world records

Sean Ingle

20, Mar, 2022 @8:49 PM

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