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Series27 Jun 2018

High and low – Sharika Nelvis

North American 60m hurdles record-holder Sharika Nelvis says travel is the low point of her life as an athlete. The high point of her career, meanwhile, was a coaching switch.

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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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Report03 Feb 2018

Dibaba clocks second fastest indoor 1500m of all time to top five world leads in Karlsruhe

Living up to her meeting poster girl billing, Genzebe Dibaba powered to the second fastest indoor 1500m of all time to highlight the Indoor Meeting Karlsruhe on Saturday (3), the opening leg of the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour.

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News20 Apr 2016

Ground-breaking 100m hurdles race set for Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

For the first time since the IAAF Diamond League was inaugurated in 2010, the Prefontaine Classic on 28 May will stage the women’s 100m hurdles. And, for the first time in history, five women with PBs faster than 12.4 will line up against one another.

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Report17 Jul 2015

Lavillenie and Perkovic return to winning ways in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

Renaud Lavillenie and Sandra Perkovic are two of the most dominant athletes in IAAF Diamond League history. Both were coming off rare losses in Lausanne, but rebounded at Monaco’s Herculis meeting on Friday (17).

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News08 Jul 2015

Lausanne press conference highlights – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF World Athlete of the Year Renaud Lavillenie is feeling “positive and optimistic” about getting back to business as usual in Lausanne’s Stade De La Pontaise on Thursday (9), just five days after his disappointing fifth place in the pole vault at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris.

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Previews08 Jul 2015

Pichardo vs Taylor triple jump rematch eagerly anticipated in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

The 40th edition of Lausanne’s famous Athletissima meeting, the ninth event in this season’s IAAF Diamond League, offers a welter of events featuring that priceless commodity within any sport – true competition.

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Report27 Jun 2015

Kynard soars to second US title, Nelvis flies to 12.34

Olympic silver medallist Erik Kynard provided one of the highlights of the second day of the US Championships as he equalled his personal best of 2.37m to win the high jump in Eugene on Friday night (26).

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News26 Jun 2015

Farah, Perkovic, Simpson and Stowers among latest Lausanne additions – IAAF Diamond League

The 40th edition of Lausanne’s famous Athletissima meeting on 9 July, an IAAF Diamond League meeting, continues to add to its star-studded fields and the meeting organisers announced a host of top distance runners, sprint hurdlers and field event exponents on Thursday (21).

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Report04 Jun 2015

Vesely finds form in Rome in time to defend world title – IAAF Diamond League

Vitezslav Vesely isn’t the most consistent of throwers, but the world champion can often throw long when it counts and he won his first competition outside his native Czech Republic for more than a year when he unleashed a terrific second-round throw of 88.14m on Thursday (4).

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Report26 May 2015

Bolt back in business, but Nelvis steals the show in Ostrava

Three weeks after suffering a rare defeat at the IAAF World Relays, multiple world and Olympic champion Usain Bolt returned to winning ways at the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava, recording his seventh victory at the IAAF World Challenge meeting on Tuesday (26).

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News06 May 2015

Gordon, Bowie and Stowers among top sprinters set for New York – IAAF Diamond League

Jehue Gordon, Tori Bowie, Aleec Harris, Jasmin Stowers, Tony McQuay and Sharika Nelvis have been added to the line-up for the Adidas Grand Prix in New York City on 13 June, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting announced today (6).

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