Athletics News

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Latest Athletics News from the BBC:

Winner of 'dirtiest race in history' gets lifetime ban
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Former Olympic champion Asli Cakir Alptekin is given a life ban by the Turkish Athletics Federation after a third doping offence.

Double Olympic champion Holmes 'self-harmed daily'
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Dame Kelly Holmes won gold in the 800m and 1,500m in Athens in 2004, but had suffered with injury.

Sergey Bubka: Athletics Integrity Unit looking into payment to ex-IAAF treasurer
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Athletics' integrity unit will investigate a payment made by the IAAF's senior vice-president Sergey Bubka to its banned former treasurer.

CJ Ujah: How Diamond League victory and London low can take him to the top
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
CJ Ujah surveys the 100m scene and reveals the tune that helped him to Diamond League glory.

Great North Run: Mo Farah wins for record fourth straight year
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Mo Farah becomes the first person to win the Great North Run four times in a row, while Mary Keitany claims victory for the third time.

Great North Run: Runner proposes after finishing second to Mo Farah
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
New Zealand's Jake Robertson proposes to his girlfriend - and fellow runner - Magdalyne Masai after finishing second to Mo Farah in the Great North Run.

Great North Run: Mo Farah wins record fourth successive title
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Mo Farah says he's looking forward to a sticky toffee pudding after winning the race for a fourth time.

Great North Run: Kenya's Mary Keitany cruises to third title
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Kenya's Mary Keitany wins her third Great North Run in one hour five minutes 59 seconds, the third fastest women's time in the race's history.

Great North Run: GB's Simon Lawson wins men's wheelchair race
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Great Britain's Simon Lawson wins the men's wheelchair race at the Great North Run, with Switzerland's Manuela Schar winning the women's race.

Mo Farah: Briton to run London Marathon in 2018
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:14:02 +0100
Britain's Mo Farah will run in the 2018 London Marathon - his first event over the distance since switching his focus to road racing.