Ethiopia’s Letesenbet Gidey has pulverised the women’s half-marathon world record, slicing more than a minute off the previous mark.
Olympic greats came together to bid farewell to Kenyan star Agnes Tirop whose murder sent shockwaves across the nation and the athletics world.
The husband of Kenyan distance running star Agnes Tirop appeared in court on Monday as a suspect in her killing, and was remanded in custody for almost three weeks.
Marathon debutant Lydia Simiyu stunned a quality field to win the women’s Cape Town Marathon in a new course record.
South Africa’s Stephen Mokoka won the 2021 Cape Town Marathon in a wet Mother City on Sunday.
Kenyan police have arrested the husband of runner Agnes Tirop, who was stabbed to death in a killing that has shocked her home country and the world of athletics.
Kenyan police are hunting for the husband of Agnes Tirop who was stabbed to death in an incident that has shocked her home country and the world of athletics.
Record-breaking Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop was found dead with stab wounds to her stomach in a suspected homicide.
The City of Cape Town will roll out the welcome mat when the Cape Town Marathon returns to the Mother City’s streets and mountain trails.
The 2022 Comrades Marathon will take place on Sunday, 28 August, organisers have announced.
Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele has vowed to attack the men’s world marathon record in Berlin on Sunday, just nine months after recovering from Covid-19.
Christine Mboma, who is unable to compete at certain events due to controversial rules over testosterone levels, won the women’s 200m at the World Under-20 Championships in a world record time.
Namibia’s Beatrice Masilingi, who is unable to compete at certain events due to differences in sexual development (DSD), finished first in her 100m semi-final at the World Athletics Under-20s Championships.
Jamaican 110m hurdler Hansle Parchment has gone viral after tracking down a volunteer who paid for his cab in order to get to his Tokyo Olympics race in time.
The SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport has confirmed that South Africa athlete Thapelo Phora failed a doping test and was subsequently banned for eight and a half months.
Namibian teen track star Christine Mboma was given a water cannon salute, songs, dance and a carnival street parade when she arrived home from the Tokyo Olympics.
The Tokyo Olympic women’s marathon will start at 23:00 on Friday SA time, an hour earlier than scheduled due to the forecast stamina-sapping heat and humidity in Sapporo.
It’s been a tough Tokyo Olympics for Team South Africa with a number of medal hopefuls falling by the wayside.
South Africa’s men’s 4x100m relay squad, touted as medal contenders, exited the Tokyo Olympics in the cruellest possible manner when there was a baton mishap at the first changeover.
All three of Team SA’s men’s 200m sprinters qualified for the semi-finals of the event by coming through their Tuesday morning heats at the Tokyo Stadium.
South Africa’s Akani Simbine has finished outside the medals in fourth place in the final of the men’s 100m final.
South Africa’s trio of men’s 100m entrants have all reached the semi-finals at the Tokyo Olympics.