Simon Gallo is taking part in his 26th London Marathon after overcoming a skin condition and Covid.
Olympic silver medallist Laura Muir says she has "unfinished business" with the Commonwealth Games as she targets a medal for Scotland at Birmingham 2022.
Kenya's Mary Keitany, who holds the word record for a women-only marathon, retires from competing at the age of 39 due to a back injury.
Bristol half marathon winner Omar Ahmed was only signed up to the 10k and took a wrong turn.
Banned athletics coach Alberto Salazar's four-year suspension is upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas).
The World Anti-Doping Agency is to review whether cannabis should remain a banned substance after Sha'Carri Richardson missed the Olympics for testing positive for the substance.
Burundi's Francine Niyonsaba sets a new 2,000m world record at the Continental Tour Gold meeting in Zagreb.
- CJ Ujah’s B sample tests positive for two banned substances
- UK Sport admits to ‘concerns’ about crisis in athletics
A wretched 24 hours for UK Athletics continued on Tuesday when CJ Ujah’s B sample confirmed his positive drug test at the Tokyo Olympics. It now seems increasingly likely the Team GB men’s 4x100m team will be stripped of their silver medal.
Separately UK Sport has admitted to having “concerns” about the crisis in British athletics, which led to several Team GB stars asking Sebastian Coe to save the sport in this country when they met him last week in Zurich. Continue reading...
British Olympic silver medallist CJ Ujah's 'B' sample tests positive, following his initial positive test at the Tokyo Olympics.
Christine Mboma knows the faster she runs the clearer her advantages with difference in sex development become
Christine Mboma runs the 200 metres like no other elite sprinter in history. Her start is sluggish. Her drive phase needs work. But then her legs begin to whirr … and suddenly whoosh! One, two, three, four opponents are picked off. At the Olympics she flew from fifth with 50m left to win a silver medal. Last week she also added the Diamond League title in an Under-20 world record of 21.78 sec. What makes the 18-year-old’s achievements remarkable, aside from her age, is that she only began focusing on the 200m in July.
Given time, and better technique, Florence Griffith Joyner’s world record of 21.34 sec will fall. Yet Mboma is also increasingly faced with a devilish catch-22. The faster she runs, the more she provides evidence that she has an unfair advantage as an athlete with differences in sex development (DSD). Francine Niyonsaba, who won the women’s 5,000m Diamond League final has a similar dilemma. Continue reading...
Britain's Marc Scott wins the Great North Run in Newcastle, with Kenya's Hellen Obiri triumphing in the women's event.
The Great North run will return on Sunday, 12 September for it's 40th anniversary - here is everything you need to know about the race.
British teenager Keely Hodgkinson wins the Diamond League 800m title to bank $30,000 in prize money and cap an extraordinary year.
Watch as Christine Mboma wins the women's 200m final Diamond League in Zurich with Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith finishing third.
Watch Great Britain's Keely Hodgkinson win the women's 800m at the Diamond League in Zurich with fellow Briton Jemma Reekie finishing fourth.