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Athletics

Leon Reid: Irish sprinter training with Van Niekerk in build-up to Olympics

May 6, 2020  

Leon Reid is aiming to wear the Irish vest again at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo Commonwealth Games 200m medallist Leon Reid’s build-up to next year’s Olympics is including training... Read More

London Marathon: Delayed race could feature elite athletes only

April 25, 2020  

This year’s postponed London Marathon could be staged with elite athletes only, says race director Hugh Brasher. Brasher said that was one of 10 options that are “changing all the timeR... Read More

British Sprinter Nigel Levine Handed Four-year Ban for Doping Violation

June 3, 2019  

British sprinter Nigel Levine has been given a four-year suspension from all sport for a doping violation, UK Athletics have confirmed. Levine, a key member of Team GB’s 4×400 relay team fo... Read More

Kenya: Legendary Athlete Nyantika Mayoro Dies At 88

June 3, 2019  

Mzee Nyantika Maiyoro, Kenya’s pioneer international athlete, has died at the age of 88. The trailblazing Maiyoro, who competed for Kenya, under British colonial rule at the 1956 Olympics in Mel... Read More

Kenya’s Kipchoge Wins Laureus Exceptional Achievement Award

June 3, 2019  

Despite failing to clinch the major award of the night, the male sportsman of the year trophy, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge did not leave Monaco empty handed as he was awarded the Exceptional Achie... Read More