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The 38 members of the WADA Committee met two weeks ago in Glasgow, to discuss various reform proposals and for the re-election of the incumbent president Craig Reedie for three more years. Russia‘s scarce antidoping policy, which led to its exclusion from the  [ Read More ]

International Olympic Committee with an official note on its website announced that Elena Seslarenko from Russia and Vita Palamar from Ukraine will be stripped of the results obtained in the High Jump during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The decision  [ Read More ]

Two World gold medals, an Olympic and an European one along with several youth medals, a PB 6.955 points in the heptathlon achieved during London 2012. This is Jessica Ennis-hill’s curriculum, who grabbed the second place in Rio this year and who decided to retire  [ Read More ]

It is official, Anna Chicherova lost her Olympic bronze medal awarded in Beijing 2008. CIO confirmed it yesterday in a public announcement; the athlete tested positve to an anabolic steroid, the Turinabol, during the retest carried out on the samples of the  [ Read More ]

It is known, records are there to be broken. This is what the ex-world record holder of 400m, Michael Johnson, should have thought when, after 17 years, the South African athlete, Wayde Van Niekerk, has beaten his record. As all of us, fans  [ Read More ]

The great day has arrived: the men 100m final; of course, the most awaited athlete will be Usain Bolt. Old athlete? According to some yes, according to Linford Christie, great 100m athlete, surely not. The ex-Olympic champion, during a recent interview, lauded the Jamaican  [ Read More ]

The event of the most ancient among the throws, the men’s discus throw, has ended. The first shots were not surprising, most likely for the absence of some relevant names of the event as the German Robert Harting and the Iranian Ehsan Hadadi, not qualified  [ Read More ]

The first Olympic final that took place on the blue track of Rio was the women’s 10.000m. 37 athletes in competition: among them the season leader Almaz Ayana and the reigning Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba. As expected, a first group, led by Ayana, Dibaba and Alice Nawowuna, left the  [ Read More ]

Alex Schwazer really believed on that, he wanted to compete in Rio: instead, nothing to do for the italian racewalker, forced to come back home empty-handed. Furthermore, to be more precise, the Olympic champion Beijing 2008, disqualified for EPO close to London 2012,  [ Read More ]

Usain Bolt is well-known for his exuberance and during the press conference that took place in Rio, in the biggest theatre in South America, the Jamaican sprinter delighted the journalists with an exhibition of samba along with Brazilian dancers. “I like  [ Read More ]

Pedro Pablo Pichardo...

The list of the athletes that ran away from Cuba gathers a new  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Nordic Indoo...

Yesterday in Tampere, Finland, has been held the classic Nordic Indoor Match,  [ Read More ]

STREAMING: Kenesisa ...

Next Friday, on the 20th of January, the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon will take  [ Read More ]

Ashton Eaton and Bri...

Sad news for Track&Field arrived yesterday evening. The decathlon WR holder Ashton  [ Read More ]

VIDEO: Konrad Bukowi...

During this season we heard a lot about a young polish thrower:  [ Read More ]

VIDEO: Genzebe Dibab...

Incredibile Diamond League in  Monaco. To light up the evening this time is  [ Read More ]

PHOTO: European Athl...

Last sunday in Italy have been held the European Athletics Cross Country  [ Read More ]

Sweden wins the Finn...

Day two of the Finnkampen / Ruotsiottelu in Tampere was welcomed by  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Combined Eve...

Yesterday in Caorle, Italy, the Combined Events International Match between France, Switzerland  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: London Diamo...

Bolt’s return, Kendra Harrison’s World Record, Mo Farah’s World Lead. This has  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: European Ath...

Last week in Amsterdam was time for the biggest track and field  [ Read More ]

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