International Association of Athletics Federations

Adil Sumariwalla guns for Vice Presidents at the IAAF

Adil Sumariwalla guns for Vice Presidents at the IAAF

With Hima Das making waves on the international track, so is the former international athlete Adil Sumariwalla, who will be among the 11 ...Read More

IAAF to elect first female Vice President this year

IAAF to elect first female Vice President this year

Monte Carlo: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will elect its first female vice president (VP) this year as i...Read More

Jon Ridgeon appointed as CEO of IAAF

Jon Ridgeon appointed as CEO of IAAF

Monte Carlo, Monaco: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) on Monday announced the appointment of Jon Ridgeon as ...Read More

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IAAF confers Gold Label to Tata Mumbai Marathon

Mumbai : The Tata Mumbai Marathon, to be held on January 20, 2019, was accorded the gold label by the International Association of Athlet...Read More

India on IAAF’s radar for holding Diamond League

India on IAAF’s radar for holding Diamond League

Jakarta: India might get to host the Diamond League of athletics as the glitzy showpiece, which features the top stars of the sport, need...Read More

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Sudha ready for Worlds, but AFI coach rules out participation

New Delhi : The controversy surrounding the selection of Indian team for the World Championships took a dramatic turn on Sunday with the ...Read More

Bolt eyes triple triple

Bolt eyes triple triple

Rio de Janeiro : Usain Bolt will launch an audacious bid for three Olympic sprint gold medals for an unprecendented third time as the per...Read More

On Dutee Chand for gold

On Dutee Chand for gold

New Delhi : Dutee Chand is sprinting hard and she has her aim set — the coveted gold medal at the Rio Olympics where she would compete in...Read More

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…hopes IOC will permit clean athletes to play

Moscow considers that athletes who have not been caught doping or are not suspected of doing so should have a right to participate in the...Read More

Kenya sports minister blasts country’s track officials

Kenya sports minister blasts country’s track officials

Nairobi: Kenya’s sports minister blasted the country’s national track and field federation over its doping crisis on Wednesday, calling f...Read More

Son of former IAAF chief Diack denies bribery charges

Son of former IAAF chief Diack denies bribery charges

London: Papa Massata Diack, son of the former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Lamine Diack, has denie...Read More

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Ban Russia from Rio, doping group urges

Los Angeles : Leaders of the world’s most prominent national anti-doping bodies has called for Russian track and field athletes to be ban...Read More

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WADA suspends accreditation of Moscow Antidoping Center

Geneva : The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Tuesday suspended the accreditation of the Moscow Antidoping Center with immediate effect...Read More

Zero tolerance for drug cheats, vows new IAAF chief

Zero tolerance for drug cheats, vows new IAAF chief

Beijing :  Sebastian Coe vowed “zero tolerance” for drug cheats in track and field after winning a narrow vote to become the new presiden...Read More

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IAAF denies suppressing athletes’ doping study

New York : The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has been accused of blocking a study which showed as many as a t...Read More

IAAF offers Uganda’s Kiplagat wildcard to China Worlds

IAAF offers Uganda’s Kiplagat wildcard to China Worlds

Kampala: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has offered Uganda’s long distance runner Benjamin Kiplagat a wild...Read More

Athletics should invest more in anti-doping: Froome

Athletics should invest more in anti-doping: Froome

London: Two-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome on Thursday said athletics should follow in the footsteps of cycling and invest a l...Read More

IAAF rejects accusations of widespread doping in athletics

IAAF rejects accusations of widespread doping in athletics

Paris: World governing body of athletics IAAF has “strongly” rejected media reports on widespread doping in the sport. “The IAAF takes th...Read More

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Sports Ministry welcomes CAS verdict on Chand

New Delhi: Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday welcomed the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) getting Indian...Read More

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