On a night when Olympic heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam won the European Athletics indoor pentathlon title in Torun, Jakob Ingebrigtsen had gold taken out of his hands after being disqualified following the 1500 metres final, only to have the title returned on appeal.
"Today we will start again", Interim President Karamarinov says as European Athletics Indoor Championships begin
Dobromir Karamarinov, Interim President of European Athletics, has hailed the return to action represented by his organisation's 36th Indoor Championships, speaking a few hours before competition got underway in the Polish city of Torun.
Bahrain's 800 metres runner Nelly Jepkosgei has received a three-year suspension from the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after fabricating a story about a car crash to explain a whereabouts failure.
European Athletics will stage the first multi-discipline championships in the sport since the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic when the 36th edition of its Indoor Championships start at the Torun Arena in Poland tomorrow.
Alberto Salazar's appeal against his four-year suspension at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) is set to be heard today after it was postponed from November due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A final plan for the reinstatement of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has been approved by the World Athletics Council.
The National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOC-K) has given its star-studded marathon team KES1 million (£6,500/$9,100/€7,600) to support their training for this year's Olympics.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has attempted to rally the Japanese public behind the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games amid waning support for the event in the host country.
Caster Semenya has confirmed her appeal to the European Court of Human Rights as she seeks to overturn World Athletics rules in order to defend her Olympic 800 metres title at Tokyo 2020.
Kenya has banned its athletes from taking part in this Saturday’s (February 27) Kilimanjaro Marathon in Tanzania because of growing concerns over the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in the host country.
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) has confirmed its athletes will not participate at next month's European Indoor Championships in Poland as its restoration plan will not be finished in time for the event.
Grant Holloway finally hunted down the world 60 metres hurdles record he has been chasing all season as he clocked 7.29sec in the concluding World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting in Madrid - 0.01 inside the mark set by Britain’s Colin Jackson in 1994.
South Africa’s Government has confirmed that it is planning to file an appeal to the European Court of Human Rights in a last-ditch attempt to clear Caster Semenya to be allowed to compete in this year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Hopes are high that Grant Holloway may be able to secure the world indoor 60 metres hurdles record he has been so close to this year when he runs in tomorrow’s concluding World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold meeting in Madrid.
Wayde van Niekerk has changed coach as he steps up preparations for his 400 metres Olympic title defence in Tokyo.