Britain pulls out of World U18 Championships

Published on December 14, 2016 |

IAAF World U18 suffered a major setback after Great Britain announced that they will not send athletes to the championships in Kenya in 2017.

Watch Cayman Invitational Live Stream On ESPN3

Published on May 13, 2016 |

The 2016 Cayman Invitational will be streamed live on ESPN3 on Saturday (14), while a repeat of the event will be televised on ESPN2 on Sunday (15).

2016 Chris Brown Bahamas Invitational Live Updates

Published on April 16, 2016 |

NASSAU – Follow live blogging coverage and results updates from the 2016 Chris Brown Bahamas Invitational at the Thomas A. Robinson Stadium in Nassau.

Adidas: Our contract with Tyson is currently suspended

Published on July 15, 2013 |

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…

Statement of Asafa Powell After Positive Drug Test

Published on July 14, 2013 |

The following statement comes from Asafa Powell after the Jamaican former World record holder was informed of a positive drug test at the Jamaica National Championships last month. Asafa Powell Said: “I want to be clear in saying to my family, friends, and most of all my fans worldwide that I have never knowingly or wilfully…

Asafa Powell failed drug test

Published on July 14, 2013 |

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica’s former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell has failed a drug test, reports in his native and BBC Sports are reporting on Sunday. Powell, the 2006 Commonwealth Games 100m gold medal, was apparently tested at the Jamaica National Championships in Kingston, last month. The Jamaica Gleaner on Sunday confirmed that…

Tyson Gay returns positive test

Published on July 14, 2013 |

MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — Track and field has been hit with a massive blow, following the news that American 100m record holder Tyson Gay has tested positive for a banned substance. Gay, the 2007 IAAF World Championships sprint double gold medallist from Osaka, was seen as a strong challenge to World record holder Usain…

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

Published on July 2, 2013 |

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)

Published on June 29, 2013 |

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

Published on June 29, 2013 |

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…

Fraser-Pryce and Warren Weir win 200m title at Jamaica trials

Published on June 23, 2013 |

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Sporting Alert) — Olympic silver medallist Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce easily won the women’s 200m title at the Jamaica National Championships on Sunday, while Olympic bronze medallist Warren Weir blasted to a personal best to win the men’s race. Fraser-Pryce easily won the women’s event in 22.13 seconds after taking charge of the event…

USA Trials Final Day Live Streaming Coverage

Published on June 23, 2013 |

DES MOINES, Iowa (Sporting Alert) – The USA Track and Field Championships concludes on Sunday with a host of finals at Drake Stadium. USATF.TV Webcasting Schedule 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships All times Eastern June 23rd – 8am to 6pm (Only field events from 3-6pm) TV Channels Schedule June 23 2-3 p.m. on Universal…