Athletics News

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Latest Athletics News from the BBC:

Marquise Goodwin: San Francisco 49ers player free to play despite athletics anti-doping ban
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
US long jumper Marquise Goodwin accepts a one-year ban by the US Anti-Doping Agency but is free to play for the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL this season.

I had no way out - homeless World medallist Bartoletta
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Olympic long jump champion Tianna Bartoletta speaks to BBC World Service Sport about her struggles away from the track.

Olympic medals: The tricky job of reallocating - and getting them back
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
When athletes are disqualified for doping, reallocating - and even getting back - their Olympic medals can be tricky, as BBC Sport discovers.

The Meet: Britain to face USA in one-day athletics competition at London Stadium
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Britain's best athletes to take on their US counterparts in a two-hour competition at the London Stadium next year.

Pavey aims to regain European title at age 44
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Jo Pavey says she aims to regain her 10,000m title at the 2018 European Championships - a month before her 45th birthday.

Richards-Ross 'healed' by support over abortion
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Former USA sprinter Sanya Richards-Ross believes she has helped other women by revealing she had an abortion before the Beijing Olympics.

World Athletics Championships: How Nigeria trips up its own athletes
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Triple jumper Tosin Oke outlines his frustrations as an athlete battling the Nigerian and international federations that govern the sport.

GB women win 4x400m silver as men take bronze in London - video & report
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Great Britain's women win silver in the 4x400m relay and the men's quartet take bronze on the closing night of the World Championships.

It was a goodbye to everything, says Bolt - watch & read
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Usain Bolt was "saying goodbye to everything" and "almost cried" as his successful career closed at the World Championships.

Watch: GB women claim silver in 4x400m final
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:32:15 +0100
Great Britain's women win silver in the 4x400m relay to secure the nation's fifth medal of the World Championships, with the USA taking gold.