Athletics News

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Latest Athletics News from the BBC:

Mo Farah retains UK Sport support after marathon switch
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Mo Farah will continue to get UK Sport's top level of support despite uncertainty as to whether he will represent Great Britain again.

Jemima Sumgong: Four-year doping ban for Olympic marathon champion
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Olympic marathon winner Jemima Sumgong is banned for four years after her claim she was taking EPO for an ectopic pregnancy was rejected.

Four-time Olympic medallist Fredericks suspended by IOC
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Four-time Olympic silver medallist Frankie Fredericks is suspended by the International Olympic Committee following his corruption charge.

David Parker: Javelin coach suspended by British Athletics
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
British Athletics suspends javelin coach David Parker following allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a female athlete.

Jorgensen to swap triathlon for marathon before Tokyo 2020
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Olympic triathlon gold medallist Gwen Jorgensen says she will switch to the marathon for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Mo Farah: Briton one of three finalists for IAAF athlete of the year award
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Britain's Mo Farah is one of three male finalists for the IAAF 2017 World Athlete of the Year award.

Savannah Morgan on being Britain's fastest 10-year-old girl
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Britain's fastest 10-year-old girl, Savannah Morgan, is dreaming of Olympic gold.

Flanagan ends 40-year wait in New York Marathon
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Shalane Flanagan becomes the first American woman to win the New York Marathon since 1977, while Geoffrey Kamworor wins the men's race.

Frankie Fredericks charged with corruption by French court
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Four-time Olympic silver medallist Frankie Fredericks is charged with money laundering and corruption by the French authorities.

Wayde van Niekerk: Injured South African ruled out of 2018 Commonwealth Games
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:36 +0000
Wayde van Niekerk will miss the 2018 Commonwealth Games after suffering a knee ligament injury during a celebrity touch rugby game.