Commonwealth Games 2014: What to expect from this summer's Glasgow showpiece
With less than 100 days to go to the start of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, what can you expect from this summer's event? After the success of London 2012, the Scottish organisers will be hoping the feel good factor from that event transcends north of the border.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Athletics - Barcelona, Doha and Eugene hoping to host 2019 worlds
Barcelona, Doha and Eugene, Oregon have all thrown their hats in the ring to host the 2019 world athletics championships, the sport's world governing body, the IAAF, said on Tuesday.
Why has Mo Farah got two waxworks?
Marathon man Mo Farah has two wax figures to go with his two Olympic golds but he isn't likely to be running the distance between them any time soon.
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ATHLETICS: East London Runners impress in London Marathon
The East London Runners club had 32 runners participating in this year's London Marathon, four of whom managed to come inside the top 1,000.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Athletics: Scotland's Top Five Hampden hopefuls
Any athletics lover will never forget Team GB's success on the track at London 2012, but can Scotland as the host nation replicate this success in 2014? Glasgow 2014 has the potential to be Team Scotland's most successful on the track.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Wilson Kipsang wins London Marathon
Mo Farah's marathon debut proved a step too far as he trailed home in eighth place, outside the British record he had targeted, in London on Sunday.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Kip must lower his best time to stand chance in London
Should he win, Kiprotich could pocket up to $180,000 . A $55,000 winner's prize is already on the table and there are bonuses for all male runners who will finish with times under two hours 11 minutes.
Coach to be a baton bearer
Colin Christie, coach of Montrose and District Athletic Club who is to be a baton bearer, with youngsters from the club A Montrose athlete and coach will have the honour of carrying the baton for Her Majesty The Queen's Baton Relay as it makes its way through Angus.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
London Marathon 2014: Winning London marathon would be better than Olympic golds, says Mo Farah
How do you surpass the two distance golds at London 2012 or the double double achieved at last year's World Championships? For Mo Farah, victory in the London Marathon would trump both.
Athletics-Virtual reality opens London Marathon to all
"You're virtually there" is a common shout of encouragement to ailing runners in the London marathon but thanks to a new "interactive 3D experience" athletes the world over will be able to navigate the course from the comfort of their own treadmill.
What time does the London Marathon start? Everything you need to know ahead of Sunday's race
Close to 40,000 people will embark on the streets of London and here's all the vital information - even if you're watching the run on TV The clock is counting down to the start of the 2014 London Marathon when some of the biggest names in running compete for the prestigious title.
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In pictures: Winners of our Mo Farah 'selfie' competition...
Four-year-old boy left just FIVE days from death after doctors failed to spot cancer..
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Parrot saves owner from park attack
A pet parrot saved its owner after she was pushed to the ground in a north London park, police have said.
Why London Marathon will be Farah's toughest test
There is a standard protocol now when watching Mo Farah in big races: let him pick his way through the early skirmishes, wait for him to seize the lead just before the bell and then roar him home as the world's best distance runners flap and flutter in his slipstream.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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Olympic champion Mo Farah vows to get Hampden roaring as he heads...
FARAH is the star attraction at the event which comes just a fortnight before this summer's Commonwealth Games in the city and says: "Nothing in the world can compare to a British crowd."
Mon Apr 07, 2014
UOC boss tips USPA members
UGANDA Olympic Committee president William Blick has encouraged Uganda Sports Press Association members to join sports management in the country if sport is to develop.
Kiprotich set for London Marathon
STEPHEN Kiprotich will this week come up against British star Mo Farah and world record holder Wilson Kipsang in what is being dubbed as one of the biggest marathon battles.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Athletics: Ethiopia's Bekele wins Paris Marathon
Ethiopia's legendary runner Kenenisa Bekele notched up another impressive milestone in an already glittering career by winning the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first attempt at the gruelling event.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Athletics - Farah aiming to become Britain's new marathon a
Mo Farah insists he can break the British record when he tackles his first London Marathon on April 13 - if he gets the same support he did at London 2012.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Australian athletes chase Commonwealth spots at Melbourne trials
The strength of the track and field competition at the upcoming Glasgow Commonwealth Games will be a world away from the "stay-away" Games of Delhi four years ago.