Track And Field

High school student carries collapsed marathoner to victory

Dec 12, 2017

In just 24 hours, her face and name have begun world famous for what's seen as a supreme act of sportsmanship

NYC marathon winner Shalane Flanagan to try again in Boston

Dec 11, 2017

Reigning New York City Marathon winner Shalane Flanagan will run in Boston next year in a fourth attempt to win her hometown race

Defending champions to return for Boston Marathon in April

Dec 6, 2017

Edna Kiplagat and Geoffrey Kirui will return to defend their Boston Marathon titles on April 16

Olympic star Moses remarkably recovers from head injuries

Dec 4, 2017

Three months after suffering the second of two traumatic head injuries in the span of six weeks, Edwin Moses is nearing 100 percent again

CAS dismisses doping appeals for Taimazov, Chernova

Dec 4, 2017

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed appeals by wrestling gold medalist Artur Taimazov and heptathlete Tatyana Chernova against disqualification from the 2008 Olympics for doping

2 Russian athletes disqualified from Olympics for doping

Nov 28, 2017

The Russian track and field federation says two more of its athletes have been disqualified from the Olympics for doping

Organizers: 2 runners die in Ethiopian road race

Nov 26, 2017

Organizers say two competitors have died in the 10-kilometer (6.2-mile) Great Ethiopian Run road race

IAAF leaves Russia track and field ban in place

Nov 26, 2017

The IAAF has again refused to lift Russia's ban from international track and field

High jumper Barshim and heptathlete Thiam win IAAF awards

Nov 24, 2017

High jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim of Qatar and heptathlete Nafissatou Thiam of Belgium have been named the IAAF's world athletes of the year, while retiring great Usain Bolt was given the president's award

Sports court overturns Kenyan ruling in runner's doping case

Nov 24, 2017

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has imposed a four-year ban on a road runner in a steroid doping case, after judging that Kenyan authorities treated him too leniently

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