Adidas: Our contract with Tyson is currently suspended

American champion Tyson Gay has seen his sponsorship with sportswear manufacturer Adidas suspended after the sprinter failed a drug test. The 2007 IAAF World Championships triple gold medallist revealed on Sunday that he was informed by the US Anti-Doping Agency that he had failed an out-of-competition drug test in May. “We are shocked by these […]

Men’s triple jump is expected to be a highlight in Lausanne

The struggle for the first place between Christian Taylor of USA, the Olympic champion (17.66 this season), and Teddy Tamgho of Frances (17.47 this season) will surely be of high level in the men’s triple jump in Lausanne Tamgho is back from injury after 20 months off-track. To this day, Tamgho’s PB is 17.98 (world-record 17.92 indoors) and […]

Olympic bronze medallist Weir wins 200m at Edmonton meet in 19.90 (w)

EDMONTON (Sporting Alert) — Olympic bronze medallist Warren Weir ran a wind-aided 19.90 seconds to win the men’s 200 metres at Saturday’s Edmonton International Track Classic on Saturday. Weir, who finished third at the London Olympic Games behind training partners Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake, looked very comfortable as he crosses the finish line, but […]

Jamaica’s Warren Weir hoping for fast time at Edmonton International: Live Coverage

EDMONTON (Sporting Alert) — Olympic bronze medallist Warren Weir headlines the men’s 200 metres field at Saturday’s Edmonton International Track Classic and he is looking forward to running a fast time. Schedule Live Flotrack coverage Complete start lists Athletes Profiles NTL standings after two events Weir, who finished behind fellow countrymen Usain Bolt and Yohan […]