Athletics

Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill welcomes first child

Jessica Ennis-HillLondon, July 19 - Olympian track and field athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill announced on Twitter that she has given birth to a baby boy.

The gold medal-winning athlete posted newborn's pic on

'Drunk' Pistorius enjoyed lap dance from 'half-naked chicks' before nightclub brawl

Oscar PistoriusLondon, July 17 - Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius was reportedly drunk and had half-naked girls bouncing on his knee just before his nightclub brawl, it has been claimed.

Pistorius indulging in self-harming activities, claims family

Carl PistoriusLondon, July 16 - Family of South African sprint runner Oscar Leonard Carl Pistorius said he was indulging in self-harming activities, dismissing reports of his scuffle at Johannesburg nightclub.

18-month doping ban on sprinters Powell, Simpson reduced to six months

Asafa-PowellLondon, July 15 : The doping bans on former world 100 metre record holder Asafa Powell and fellow Jamaican Sherone Simpson have been reduced from 18 months to six months.

Reeva Steenkamp's mum forgives Pistorius

Oscar PistoriusLondon, July 8 - Reeva Steenkamp's mother, June Steenkamp has reportedly gone on record to say that she has forgiven her daughter's murderer, Oscar Pistorius while he faces trial in a Pretoria court for

Expert says Pistorius' shooting reenactment footage might result in mistrial

Oscar PistoriusJohannesburg, July 7 - An associate law professor has said that Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' murder trial could end if there is a breach of confidentiality in regard to the video showing the reenactment of the night he shot his girlfriend.

'Double amputee' Pistorius has been greatly affected by his disability

London, July 04 - A sports doctor told Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' murder trial that the double amputee has been greatly affected by his disability.

Psychologist's report reveals Pistorius could be 'a suicide risk'

Oscar PistoriusLondon, July 03 - A psychologist's report submitted at Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' murder trial has revealed that the athlete has post-traumatic stress disorder and could be a suicide risk.

Acoustic expert to court: Dead Steenkamp's bloodcurdling shrieks were equivalent to a jumbo jet motor

Oscar PistoriusPretoria (South Africa), July 2 - An acoustic expert has told a court in Pretoria, South Africa, that the bloodcurdling shrieks of blade runner Oscar Pistorius's dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp were a deafening

Bolt to race for Jamaica in Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Usain BoltLondon, July 2 - Star runner and six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has been reportedly selected for Jamaica for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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