Athletics

James edges Merritt in world-leading time

James edges Merritt in world-leading timeEugene (Oregon), June 1 - Grenada's Olympic champion Kirani James stormed to a world-leading time as he won his first major 400 metres duel of the year with American Lashawn Merritt at the Prefontaine Classic here.

Powell appeals to CAS for reduction in ban period

Powell appeals to CAS for reduction in ban periodLausanne (Switzerland), May 28 : Jamaican sprint star Asafa Powell has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) asking for his 18-month ban to be reduced to three months.

Pistorius begins month-long 'mental health evaluation' at psychiatric hospital

Oscar PistoriusLondon, May 27 - Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has reportedly begun his court-ordered mental health evaluation at a South African psychiatric hospital.

Bolt to run in Poland for first time

Usain-BoltKingston (Jamaica), May 24 : Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt will run in Poland for the first time when he competes in the fifth edition of the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial in August.

Ukraine's Kuznetsov wins modern pentathlon gold

Anton-KuznetsovBudapest, May 19 : Ukraine's Anton Kuznetsov won the boys' individual title at the 2014 Modern Pentathlon Youth A World Championships here.

Olympic legend Carl Lewis inspires Mumbai's budding athletes

Olympic legend Carl Lewis inspires Mumbai's budding athletesMumbai, May 19 : Budding athletes got a chance to share the field with American sprint star and Olympic gold medallist Carl Lewis on Monday in Mumbai, who inspired and encouraged

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake aspires to embrace 'first love' cricket after career ends

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake aspires to embrace 'first love' cricket after career endsLondon, May 17 : Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake has reportedly made no secret of the fact that cricket is his first love and

Bolt not included in powerful Jamaican squad

Usain-BoltKingston, May 15 : The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt has not been included in a powerful Jamaican squad to the first ever IAAF World Relays scheduled for the Bahamas May 24-25.

Pistorius' murder trial facing delay after month-long 'mental evaluation' order for Paralympian

London, May 15 - The murder trial of Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius will reportedly now face a lengthy delay after the judge at the North Gauteng High Court ordered that the double amputee athlete should undergo a month-long mental evaluation.

Bolt to make season debut next month

Usain-BoltParis, May 14 : Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt is set to make his return to the track next month, around the middle of the international track and field season.



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