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Report03 Aug 2018

Spencer wins third CAC Games high jump title, Walcott his first

Saint Lucia's Levern Spencer and Trinidad and Tobago's Keshorn Walcott were the standout performers at the 23rd Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia on Thursday (2), a day that Cuba added four gold medals to its tally.

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News29 Mar 2017

Yego, Walcott and Pitkamaki added to Turku’s javelin field

Organisers of the Paavo Nurmi Games have announced that three global champions will join Olympic champion Thomas Rohler on the javelin runway at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Turku on 13 June.

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Report17 Aug 2016

Report: men's javelin qualifying – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Keshorn Walcott is ready to put up a determined defence of his Olympic title in Saturday’s final judging from the 88.68m he threw to lead the qualifying competition.

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Previews07 Aug 2016

Preview: men's javelin – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Recent global championships have thrown up some big upsets in this event. Who would have bet on Keshorn Walcott winning at the London 2012 Olympic Games four years ago, adding that gold medal to the one he had won at the World U20 Championships barely a month before?

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Previews21 Jul 2016

Bolt takes centre stage on return in London – IAAF Diamond League

Another year, another ‘anniversary’, same old story. At least, that’s how it looks for the IAAF Diamond League in London this weekend where, for the second year in a row, the state of Usain Bolt’s uncertain fitness and readiness for an upcoming global championships is the big talking point at Britain’s premier international meeting.

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News15 Jun 2016

Walcott and Yego looking to step out of Rohler's shadow in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

A star-studded men’s javelin competition, pitting the reigning world and Olympic champions against the man who has taken command of the event this year, will take centre stage at the BAUHAUS-galan meeting in Stockholm on Thursday (16), the eighth stop of this year’s IAAF Diamond League.

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Report09 Jul 2015

Taylor topples Pichardo in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Two months after their historic performances in Doha, Christian Taylor and Pedro Pablo Pichardo provided a packed crowd at Lausanne’s Athletissima meeting with another stupendous night of IAAF Diamond League triple jumping on Thursday (9).

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Report29 Jun 2015

Walcott returns home for championship record and first win of the year

Global champions Keshorn Walcott and Jehue Gordon enjoyed contrasting wins at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain on the final day of the Trinidad and Tobago Championships on Sunday (28).

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News05 May 2015

Rome will have 27 world medallists – IAAF Diamond League

This year’s Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, the 2015 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rome on 4 June, will feature 18 reigning Olympic medallists and 27 athletes who finished in the top three at the 2013 IAAF World Championships, the organisers announced at a press conference on Tuesday (5).

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News04 May 2015

Throwing stars Kovacs and Perkovic set to wow Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Judging by their early season form, shot putter Joe Kovacs and Olympic discus champion Sandra Perkovic are poised to produce fireworks at the Doha 2015 meeting on 15 May, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting announced on Monday (4).

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News28 May 2014

Long throwers in welcome territory in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Sandra Perkovic and Vitezslav Vesely are currently the world’s best in their events, but they are not the only gold medallists in the long throws at the Prefontaine Classic, the next leg of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League in Eugene on 31 May.

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News23 May 2014

Top six javelin throwers from World Championships to feature in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

When you think of the javelin, you automatically think of Oslo and the ExxonMobil Bislett Games. The IAAF Diamond League meeting in Norway’s capital has a rich tradition in the event and the assembled field for 11 June will only add to that.

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