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Report28 May 2016

Taylor throws down the gauntlet in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

He is already a world and Olympic champion and the owner of the second-best triple jump of all time but what Christian Taylor really wants is competition.

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News26 May 2016

World champion Yego heads outstanding javelin field in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

Kenya’s world champion Julius Yego and his Czech predecessor Vitezslav Vesely will be part of an outstanding javelin competition at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on 16 June, organisers of the Bauhaus-Galan announced on Thursday (26).

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News10 May 2016

Abdelrahman relishes return to Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

World silver medallist Ihab Abdelrahman is looking forward to performing on Chinese soil again when he spearheads a world-class javelin field at the star-studded IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai on Saturday (14).

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News11 Feb 2016

Clash of the global javelin medallists in Ostrava

Organisers of the Golden Spike in Ostrava have announced that world champion Julius Yego, world silver medallist Ihab Abdelrahman and 2013 world champion Vitezslav Vesely will clash in the javelin at the IAAF World Challenge meeting on 20 May.

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Report17 Sep 2015

Kenya's 4x400m men finish off the All-Africa Games in style

The Kenyan men’s 4x400m squad brought the curtain down on the athletics competitions at the All-Africa Games with a win in a Games record of 3:00.34 and a thrilling duel with favourites Botswana on Thursday (17).

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Feature16 Sep 2015

Ihab Abdelrahman El Sayed, almost the Pharaoh of throwing

When athletes mention disruption to their preparations coming into a major championship, they are usually speaking about injuries, or viruses, or even what’s usually known as ‘niggles’. The common dominator is, it’s all about them.

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Previews11 Sep 2015

Fajdek looking to cement almost perfect season in Rieti

The 2015 IAAF World Challenge circuit will end on Sunday (13) in the Raul Guidobaldi Stadium in the Italian town of Rieti but proceedings get underway on Saturday with the final event in the men’s IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge.

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Report26 Aug 2015

Report: men’s javelin final – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

There was promise for a high-quality javelin competition after some great throws earlier this season and tonight’s final didn’t disappoint.

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Report14 Jun 2015

Ayana sets African all-comers’ 3000m record in Rabat

Almaz Ayana opened her 2015 campaign last month by running the fastest 5000m on Asian soil. Another continent, a different event, but the feat she achieved at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Rabat on Sunday (14) was essentially the same.

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News20 May 2015

Bondarenko, Felix and James to top the bill in Rabat

The 8th edition of the Meeting International Mohammed VI in Rabat, Morocco’s top annual athletics event and an IAAF World Challenge meeting, will have Bogdan Bondarenko, Kirani James and Allyson Felix among its stars on 14 June, organisers announced on Tuesday (19).

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News29 Aug 2014

African team to defend its honour on home soil at IAAF Continental Cup

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the Africa team for the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Marrakech, Morocco on 13-14 September.

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Previews23 Jun 2014

A treat for Turku as Pars looks to remain perfect

The 2014 IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge moves on to the Finnish city of Turku, where the 52nd Paavo Nurmi Games will play host to a high standard men’s competition on Wednesday (25).

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