Thursday Aug 7
Former Olympic long jump champion Saladino retires
Panama's former Olympic long jump champions Irving Saladino retired from athletics on Thursday after losing a long battle against injuries.
Phillips here to inspire
The former Olympic gold medallist is so influential that even one budding athlete who was inspired by his achievements went on to become one of his toughest opponents.
South China Morning Post
Chinese athletes head for Moscow, but one eye is on Beijing 2015
With the Liu Xiang era limping to a close, China's focus is squarely on Beijing 2015 as an emerging group of competitors test themselves at the world championships in Moscow.
Carl Lewis joins celeb pals in Bonita Springs for golf tournament
One of the greatest Olympians ever, perhaps greatest athletes ever, was only 10 years old in 1971 when he measured off Bob Beamon's world record long jump of 29 feet, 2 1 2 inches in his front yard in disbelief.