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Athletics chiefs recommend continuing Russia´s exile until at least November - Daily Mail;

Athletics chiefs recommend continuing Russia´s exile until at least November - Daily Mail

Daily MailAthletics chiefs recommend continuing Russia´s exile until at least NovemberDaily MailWorld athletics bosses have unanimously approved a recommendation to continue Russia's suspension from the sport for its state-sponsored doping. The International Association of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) council met in London on Monday and was ...and more »

IAAF not ready to lift Russia's suspension from athletics - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

IAAF not ready to lift Russia's suspension from athletics - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneIAAF not ready to lift Russia's suspension from athleticsMinneapolis Star TribuneLONDON — The IAAF is not ready to lift Russia's suspension from track and field competitions as the country fails to fully accept the findings of an investigation into its state-sponsored doping scheme. The meeting of IAAF member associations in ...and more »

Athletics-Long road back for Russia after Task Force voices concerns - Daily News & Analysis

Athletics-Long road back for Russia after Task Force voices concernsDaily News & AnalysisRussia's athletics federation still has a long road to navigate if it is to overturn its ban after the head of the IAAF's Task Force reported on Monday that several criteria for reinstatement remained unmet. Nineteen Russians will compete as neutrals ...and more »

IAAF upholds Russia ban - Sport24;

IAAF upholds Russia ban - Sport24

Sport24IAAF upholds Russia banSport24London - Russia remains banned from international track and field competition after the IAAF ruled Monday that it had not made sufficient progress in its anti-doping fight to merit reinstatement. Russia was accused in a World Anti-Doping Agency report ...and more »

Flying The Flag - Bahamas Tribune

Flying The FlagBahamas Tribune#IN less than five days, 25 athletes will be carrying the Bahamian flag as they get set to compete in the 16th International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) World Relays in London, England. #The global championships, held every two years, will run ...and more »

Kenyan Superstar Rudisha Pulls Out Of IAAF Worlds - Nigeria Today

Kenyan Superstar Rudisha Pulls Out Of IAAF WorldsNigeria TodayDefending champion and 800m world record holder Kenya's David Rudisha has withdrawn from next month's IAAF World Athletics Championships with an injury. Have you read Trendiee Today? Click here to read. The championships are billed for 4 August ...and more »

The Olympics Are Coming to Los Angeles in 2028 - TIME;

The Olympics Are Coming to Los Angeles in 2028 - TIME

TIMEThe Olympics Are Coming to Los Angeles in 2028TIME(LOS ANGELES) — Los Angeles has reached an agreement with international Olympic leaders that will open the way for the city to host the 2028 Summer Games. City Council President Herb Wesson's office confirmed the deal Monday. Spokeswoman ...and more »

David Rudisha forced to make shock withdrawal from London 2017 World Championships as Olympic 800m ... - Daily Mail;

David Rudisha forced to make shock withdrawal from London 2017 World Championships as Olympic 800m ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailDavid Rudisha forced to make shock withdrawal from London 2017 World Championships as Olympic 800m ...Daily MailKenyan sensation David Rudisha has made a shock withdrawal from the World Championships because of injury. The two-time Olympic 800m champion revealed on Monday that he had suffered a grade one strain in his quadriceps. He posted on Twitter: 'It's ...and more »

IAAF Athletes' Commission voting to open on 1 August - International Association of Athletics Federations;

IAAF Athletes' Commission voting to open on 1 August - International Association of Athletics Federations

International Association of Athletics FederationsIAAF Athletes' Commission voting to open on 1 AugustInternational Association of Athletics FederationsElections for six places on the IAAF Athletes' Commission will run from 1-12 August with all athletes accredited for the IAAF World Championships London 2017 eligible to vote. The IAAF Athletes' Commission represents the link between athletes and the ...and more »

Los Angeles reaches deal with Olympic leaders for 2028 Games - Seattle Times

Los Angeles reaches deal with Olympic leaders for 2028 GamesSeattle TimesLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles reached an agreement Monday with international Olympic leaders that will open the way for the city to host the 2028 Summer Games, while ceding the 2024 Games to rival Paris, officials announced Monday.and more »

Russian athletes banned from singing national hymn at London World Championships hotels - TASS

Russian athletes banned from singing national hymn at London World Championships hotelsTASSMOSCOW, July 31. /TASS/. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has prohibited Russian athletes from singing their country's national anthem at London's official hotels for the 2017 World Championships in Athletics, the Neutral ...and more »

Rudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injury - The Sun Herald;

Rudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injury - The Sun Herald

The Sun HeraldRudisha withdraws from world championships with thigh injuryThe Sun HeraldOlympic 800-meter champion and world-record holder David Rudisha withdrew from the world championships on Monday after straining a thigh muscle in a training session in Kenya. The double world and Olympic champion said an MRI scan on the right-leg ...and more »

800 metres record holder David Rudisha pulls out of world athletics championships - Daily News & Analysis;

800 metres record holder David Rudisha pulls out of world athletics championships - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & Analysis800 metres record holder David Rudisha pulls out of world athletics championshipsDaily News & AnalysisGold medallist Kenya's David Lekuta Rudisha celebrates on the podium for the Men's 800 meter during the athletics at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 16, 2016. (AFP). Shares14. Mon, 31 Jul 2017-11:30pm , ...and more »

Russian athletes banned from singing national anthem at hotels at London World Championships - RT;

Russian athletes banned from singing national anthem at hotels at London World Championships - RT

RTRussian athletes banned from singing national anthem at hotels at London World ChampionshipsRTThe International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will not allow Russian athletes competing as neutrals at the 2017 World Championships in London to sing their national anthem at any venues associated with the event. As 19 Russian athletes ...and more »

Sudha Singh's name removed from list of Indian athletes at World Championships - Daily News & Analysis;

Sudha Singh's name removed from list of Indian athletes at World Championships - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisSudha Singh's name removed from list of Indian athletes at World ChampionshipsDaily News & AnalysisIndian 3000m steeplechaser Sudha Singh's name has been quietly removed from the list of Indian participants at the World Championships, starting Friday in London. Sudha's name was there in the entry list issued by International Association of Athletics ...and more »

David Rudisha ruled out of world champs - Independent Online;

David Rudisha ruled out of world champs - Independent Online

Independent OnlineDavid Rudisha ruled out of world champsIndependent OnlineDavid Rudisha is also a two-time Olympic champion and world record holder in the 800m. Photo: AP. LONDON – Kenya's David Rudisha's hopes of adding world 800 metres gold to the Olympic title he won in a world record time at the same track in the 2012 ...and more »

Athletes at world championships face 'robust' doping test program - Al-Bawaba;

Athletes at world championships face 'robust' doping test program - Al-Bawaba

Al-BawabaAthletes at world championships face 'robust' doping test programAl-BawabaAthletics authorities say a "robust" anti-doping programme is in place for the forthcoming athletics world championships. More than 600 blood samples are to be collected before the championships, which begin in London on Friday, and 600 urine tests are ...and more »

Kenya's London-bound athletes must remain focused - Daily Nation;

Kenya's London-bound athletes must remain focused - Daily Nation

Daily NationKenya's London-bound athletes must remain focusedDaily NationWorld Javelin champion Julius Yego trains at the Kasarani Stadium on July 27, 2017 ahead of next week's World Athletics Championships in London. PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...and more »

David Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strain - The Guardian;

David Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strain - The Guardian

The GuardianDavid Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strainThe GuardianDavid Rudisha will not recover from a quad muscle strain in time to compete in London. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images. David Rudisha. David Rudisha pulls out of World Championships with muscle strain. • World record 800m holder scratches ...and more »

BBC Sport - World Championships: Injured Greg Rutherford targets world indoor long jump gold - BBC Sport;

BBC Sport - World Championships: Injured Greg Rutherford targets world indoor long jump gold - BBC Sport

BBC SportBBC Sport - World Championships: Injured Greg Rutherford targets world indoor long jump goldBBC SportBritain's Greg Rutherford has set his sights on winning world indoor long jump gold in 2018 after missing the World Athletics Championships. The 30-year old withdrew from London 2017 after suffering an ankle injury. Rutherford won gold at the 2015 ...and more »