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Previews03 Sep 2021

Olympic gold medallists Fraser-Pryce, De Grasse and Nowicki among star attractions in Silesia

Preview of the expected highlights at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial in Silesia, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting

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News25 May 2021

Wlodarczyk among global medallists set for Szekesfehervar

Five-time winner Anita Wlodarczyk will return to the Istvan Gyulai Memorial, a World Athletics Continental Tour Gold meeting, in Szekesfehervar on 6 July.

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Feature08 Oct 2016

Malachowski has unfinished business

When his first attempt at throwing the discus ended in near disaster, it would have been easy for Piotr Malachowski to abandon all hopes of becoming a thrower there and then.

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Report12 Aug 2016

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

World champion Piotr Malachowski of Poland led qualifying in the men’s discus in the morning session of the first day at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with 65.89m on his second attempt. Joining Malachowski as the only other automatic qualifier was Austria’s Lukas Weisshaidinger, also in the first group, at 65.86m.

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Previews07 Aug 2016

Preview: men's discus – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The men’s discus at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games promises to be a new episode of a favourite TV show with a familiar cast.

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News12 Jul 2016

Newly crowned European champions head to Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Athletissima organisers have confirmed that several winners from the recent European Championships will be in action at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on 25 August.

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Report26 Jun 2016

Malachowski, Fajdek and Wlodarczyk produce big throws at Polish Championships

All three of Poland’s reigning world champions – Piotr Malachowski, Pawel Fajdek and Anita Wlodarczyk – produced impressive performances at the three-day Polish Championships which finished on Sunday (26).

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Report05 Jun 2016

Barshim bounces back in Birmingham, Ibarguen's winning streak ends – IAAF Diamond League

In Rome a few days ago, one of the questions posed to Mutaz Essa Barshim was about his health and the lack of heights coming close to those he produced back in 2014, when he came within two centimetres of Javier Sotomayor’s long-standing world high jump record of 2.45m.

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Report22 May 2016

Samaai flies in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

The men’s long jump proved to be the top field event of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat with Ruswahl Samaai jumping 8.38m to equal the African all-comers’ record and his own personal best on Sunday (22).

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Previews21 May 2016

All eyes on Ayana in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

Last June, Almaz Ayana clocked an African all-comers' 3000m record of 8:22.22 in Rabat and her recent win over the same distance on Doha in 8:23.11 prompts the question, how fast can she run over 5000m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in the Moroccan city on Sunday (22)?

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Report06 May 2016

Brooks upsets the favourites in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Tia Brooks twice improved on her personal best to win the shot put at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha with 19.48m and become the first winner of a Diamond Race discipline in 2016 after she managed an upset victory on Friday (6).

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News28 Apr 2016

Adams, Silva, Ibarguen and Malachowski head to Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

With the likes of Valerie Adams, Yarisley Silva, Caterine Ibarguen and Piotr Malachowski among the latest names confirmed for the Meeting International Mohammed VI, it means there will be 29 global champions past and present set to compete at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Rabat on 22 May.

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