Wada says database confirms McLaren report on Russia doping

A database obtained by Wada confirms that the McLaren Report, which concluded that over 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from state-sponsored doping, is accurate The World Anti-Doping Agency says it has obtained a database that confirms […]

Shalane Flanagan becomes first US woman to win New York marathon since 1977

Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977 Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman […]

British Paralympians to face suggestions they have won golds unfairly

Some of Britains most successful Paralympic athletes are set to face suggestions they have won their gold medals unfairly at a parliamentary hearing today investigating whether the classification system is fit for purpose Some of […]

Call for athletes to be fitted with microchips in fight against drug cheats

Athletes need to be fitted with microchips in a similar way to dogs as part of the fight against drug cheats in sport, according to Mike Miller, the chief executive of the World Olympians Association […]

First lesson from world championships: there is no next Usain Bolt | Matthew Engel

Attempts to anoint Wayde van Niekerk as the new Usain Bolt were doomed to fail. As for exotic gastric viruses, there is no link to the London Stadiums wretc

Attempts to anoint Wayde van Niekerk as the new Usain Bolt were doomed to fail. As for exotic gastric viruses, there is no link to the London Stadiums wretched food It is not uncommon for […]

Toilet jokes are hard to make when Justin Gatlins gold leaves a bad smell | Richard Williams

Toilet jokes are hard to make when Justin Gatlins gold leaves a bad smell | Richard Williams

The contaminated straw that led a racehorse to fail a drugs test might raise a smile but events at the world athletics in London are no laughing matter If there was a lighter side to […]