Aug 18, 2013
Centrowitz, Martinez Medal At World Championships
Asbel Kiprop, the lanky Kenyan miler with impossibly long legs who could only manage a 12th place finish at the London Olympics 1,500m last summer, successfully defended his world title at the same distance here tonight on the final day of the 14th IAAF World Championships in Athletics.
Athletics - Bolt leads fast and furious a
The final day of the world athletics championships promises to be a fast and furious one with sprint king Usain Bolt aiming to add a third gold to his Moscow tally in the men's 4x100 relay on Sunday.
Felix stars in early qualifying session
United States sprint great Alysson Felix had a gentle run out in her first round heat at the World Athletics Championships on Thursday as she got her campaign for a fourth 200 metres title under way.
Women's 800m Qualifier Wrap: Martinez Bolts to Worlds Semis
After demolishing the women's 800m field at the London Anniversary Games last month, Brenda Martinez emerged as the gold medal favorite at the world athletics championships in Moscow.
Athletics - Russian heptathlete Chernova a
Russian heptathlete Tatyana Chernova will not be able to defend her world title next month in Moscow because of injury.