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Report13 Sep 2020

Warholm breaks Moses’ 40-year-old ISTAF meeting record in Berlin

Karsten Warholm wrote a piece of ISTAF history by breaking the 40-year-old meeting record set by 400m hurdles legend Edwin Moses in Berlin’s Olympic Stadium on Sunday (13).

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Report07 Jun 2018

Manangoi signals return with Dream Mile victory in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

World 1500m champion Elijah Manangoi returned to top form with an excellent victory in the Dream Mile at the Bislett Games on Thursday night (7), the fifth meeting of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League.

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Report31 May 2018

Samba sizzles 47.48 Asian record in Rome - IAAF Diamond League

Qatar’s Abderrahman Samba produced a superbly judged performance in the 400m hurdles to highlight the action on the track at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea in Rome, the fourth leg of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, on Thursday (31).

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Report05 May 2017

Kiyeng prevails in fierce steeplechase showdown in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Hyvin Kiyeng clocked the sixth fastest performance ever in the women’s 3000m steeplechase to highlight action on the track at the opening meeting of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series in Doha.

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Previews09 Aug 2016

Preview: women's 3000m steeplechase – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

It may be a sign of the increasing maturity of the women’s 3000m steeplechase as an Olympic event that at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the third Olympics to hold the event, there are no clear favourites.

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News02 Jul 2016

Kenya names 50-strong team for Rio

Athletics Kenya has nominated a team of 50 athletes (including reserves) to compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Report01 Jul 2016

Cheruiyot to go for Rio distance double after wins at the Kenyan Olympic Trials

Vivian Cheruiyot, the IAAF World Championships Beijing 10,000m champion, will chase a long distance double at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after winning both over 25 laps of the track and then the 5000m at the Kenyan Olympic Trials in Eldoret on Thursday and Friday (30-1).

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News31 May 2016

Steeplechase world record under pressure in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

Stockholm’s Olympic Stadium has witnessed three world steeplechase records; there could be a fourth at the Bauhaus-Galan, an IAAF Diamond League meeting, on 16 June.

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News25 May 2016

Perkovic looking for long throws in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

London 2012 Olympic Games champion Sandra Perkovic will head the women’s discus field at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene, actually competing at the famed Prefontaine Classic on Friday night (27), although the main programme will be on Saturday.

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Report14 May 2016

Kipyegon sets Kenyan 1500m record in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

For a woman who did not have a time in her head, Faith Kipyegon certainly had a good performance in her legs in the 1500m at the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai on Saturday (14).

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Report16 Jan 2016

Kamworor dominates again at the Kenya Police Champs

World cross-country champion Geoffrey Kamworor defeated a stellar field to win his fourth title in succession at the Kenya Police Cross Country Championships, staged at the Ngong Racecourse in Nairobi, on Saturday (16).

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News29 Dec 2015

2015 end-of-year reviews – long distance

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long-distance performances of the year.

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