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Welcome to our comprehensive coverage of the Bauhaus-Galan Diamond League meeting in Stockholm, the third stop of the IAAF Diamond League's tenth season.
A triple jump showdown between Olympic champion Caterine Ibarguen and world champion Yulimar Rojas and a 400m hurdles face-off between world champion Cori Carter and the event's rising star Sydney McLaughlin have been announced for the Herculis EBS meeting, the ninth stop of the 2019 IAAF Diamond League, on 12 July.
A world champion, a European champion and four other competitors with personal bests of six metres or better have been confirmed for the Oslo Bislett Games on 13 June, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting have announced.
All eyes will be on US sprint star Michael Norman when he takes to the track at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on Thursday evening (30).
One year ago, Mutaz Barshim was flying high. Very high.
Brazil remained the dominant force at the 51st edition of the South American Championships that concluded on Sunday (26) at the Estadio de la Videna in the Peruvian capital Lima.
Overnight leaders Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Damian Warner held on to their pole positions at the 45th Hypomeeting in Götzis on Sunday (26), winning at the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting with world-leading scores of 6813 and 8711 respectively.
A flurry of speedy sprint performances headlined both NCAA Preliminaries as US collegiate athletes attempted to book their spots at next month’s NCAA Championships by placing among the top 12 in their events.
Brazil’s Darlan Romani produced the best result of the second day of the South American Championships in Lima by winning the shot put with 21.00m on Saturday (25).
Despite heavy rainfall, 21-year-old Dorcas Kimeli was first past the finish line at the Ottawa 10k on Saturday night (25), setting a PB of 31:09 at the IAAF Gold Label road race.
Rain was predicted for the 45th Hypo Meeting in Götzis, and the weather held until the early afternoon. But there was lightning on the track at the Mösle Stadium as Canadian Damian Warner ran the fastest 100m ever seen in a decathlon, and as the weather worsened, Katarina Johnson-Thompson’s talent shone through the clouds.
Brazil’s Andressa de Morais produced the most significant performance of the first day (24) of the 51st edition of the South American Championships at the Estadio de la Videna in the Peruvian capital of Lima.
Britain’s Andrew Douglas and Lucy Wambui Murigi of Kenya lived up to expectations when winning at the Salomon Gore-tex Maxi-Race, the first leg of the World Mountain Running Association World Cup, in Annecy on Friday (24).
Two IAAF Gold Label events on back-to-back days makes for a terrific weekend of racing and highlights Ottawa’s unique position as the only city in the world to be so acclaimed.
The sixth stop in the IAAF Diamond League promises a mouth-watering clash of the titans in the men’s long jump, women’s pole vault and 1500m at the Meeting International Mohammed VI D'Athletisme in Rabat on 16 June.
Seven of the top eight women in the world steeplechase rankings will clash at the Oslo Bislett Games on 13 June, organisers of the IAAF Diamond League meeting have announced.
Any major sporting event requires months of preparation, but organising the World Mountain Running Championships presents a rather unique set of challenges.
World indoor and European indoor champion Katarina Johnson Thompson and world silver medallist Carolin Schäfer are the star names of the heptathlon at the 45th Hypomeeting as the IAAF Combined Events Challenge makes its short journey from Lana, Italy on to the hallowed ground of Götzis, Austria for the competition on 25-26 May.
The IAAF is saddened to hear that Dale Greig, the British runner who set the inaugural women's world marathon best over a certified and measured course, died of cancer on 12 May, three days short of her 82nd birthday.
The 2019 World Mountain Running Association (WMRA) World Cup will kick off on Friday (24) with the 16km event at the Salomon Gore-tex Maxi-Race around Lake Annecy.