Kenyan Cheruiyot outclasses field to win 1,500 meters

DOHA (Reuters) – Kenyan Timothy Cheruiyot outclassed a field including two Olympic champions to win the men’s 1,500 meters at the world championships on Sunday after taking silver two... Read more »

Dutchwoman Hassan completes unique double

DOHA (Reuters) – Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands completed a unique double when she dominated the race to win the 1,500 meters at the world athletics championship on Saturday,... Read more »

Women’s sports may reap big gains from California law on college endorsement deals

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from California’s new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement... Read more »

Women’s sports may reap big gains from California law on college endorsement deals

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Male stars of college basketball and football will likely reap the greatest immediate gains from California’s new law allowing student athletes to profit from endorsement... Read more »

Athletics: Kenya’s Chepkoech powers to women’s steeplechase gold

DOHA (Reuters) – Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech stormed away from the field to win the 3,000 meters women’s steeplechase gold medal at the world athletics championships on Monday, making amends... Read more »

Russia’s Olympic participation at risk, says top Russian sports official

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The head of Russia’s Olympic Committee said on Monday that his country’s participation at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was at risk over the alleged manipulation of... Read more »

Kremlin says Russia has three weeks to respond to WADA data tampering claims

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Monday that Russia had three weeks to respond to concerns raised by the World Anti-Doping Agency over the alleged manipulation of Russian... Read more »

South African sprinter Horn handed provisional doping ban

(Reuters) – South Africa’s fastest female sprinter Carina Horn has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, the IAAF’s Athletics Integrity Unit said on Monday. Horn,... Read more »

Athletics: Coleman set for worlds after USADA charge withdrawn

(Reuters) – World 100 meters favorite Christian Coleman is eligible to compete in this month’s world championships after a whereabouts charge against the American sprinter was withdrawn by the... Read more »

Triathlon: Mislawchuk wins ‘battle of nutrition’ at Tokyo 2020 test event

TOKYO (Reuters) – Canada’s Tyler Mislawchuk prevailed in a ‘battle of nutrition’ in sticky, humid conditions on Friday to win Tokyo’s International Triathlon Union (ITU) Olympic qualifying race, which... Read more »