MOSCOW, December 12. /TASS/. Russia's pole vault queen Yelena Isinbayeva has tied the knot with athlete Nikita Petinov, the father of her daughter Eva, Petinov's coach told TASS on Friday. "The wedding currently takes place in her native city of ... Itar Tass, 1 month ago
23 de enero de 2015, 15:28Moscow, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The head coach of the Athletics Federation of Russia, Valentin Maslakov, resigned today amid a doping scandal involving five Russian race-walkers, including three Olympic champions. Before ...Prensa Latina, 6 days ago
Statisticians Mirko Jalava and A Lennart Julin look back on the best jumps performances of the year. Men's high jump This year was easily the best season in modern athletics history for this event, the only thing missing was a world record. ...IAAF, 1 month ago
BERLIN -- On a night when Jamaica's women's speedsters confirmed the country's sprinting preeminence at the world championships in Berlin, the top female athlete in track and field was a stunning disappointment. Shelly-Ann Fraser and Kerron Stewart ...SI.com, 1 month ago
•Fresh off an impressive silver-medal at the Vancouver Olympics, general manager Brian Burke will be back to lead another U.S. hockey team on international ice, this time at next month's world championships in Germany. David Poile , Burke's ...SI.com, 1 month ago
Allyson Felix is aiming for a fourpeat in the 200, but can she outrun Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce?
Photo: The IAAF World Championships start Saturday in Moscow, in what could be a season highlight for a sport racked by drugs, injuries, withdrawals and even the horrific incidents involving Oscar Pistorius and the Boston Marathon. In perhaps the ...SI.com, 1 month ago
LONDON -- The Brits, at least the newspaper writers here, have developed a fondness for the U.S. women's soccer team. The Guardian recently referred to Abby Wambach as "the Alan Shearer of the women's game," and the tabloids owe a debt to Hope Solo ...SI.com, 1 month ago
Photo: SOCHI -- Of the many boldfaced names floating through the hotel here housing NBC's on-air talent for the Sochi Games -- I can confirm Scott Hamilton is as cheerful at breakfast as he is on the air and Johnny Weir is quite skilled with a ...SI.com, 1 month ago
DAEGU, South Korea -- Seven reasons, among many, to make a little time for the World Track and Field Championships, which begin Saturday in this city of 2.5 million people, 145 miles southeast of Seoul. 1) Usain Bolt could get beat. To anyone who ...SI.com, 1 month ago Much said, yet much still desired at the midway point of IAAF worlds SI.com, 1 month ago
Field events, whether men's or women's present the broadest spectrum of athletic body types: Powerful shot putters contrasted with tall, willowy high jumpers; javelin throwers built like tight ends and long jumpers built like shooting guards. ...SI.com, 1 month ago
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