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Perez throws world-leading 69.39m in Sotteville les Rouen 17. juuli 2019

Yaime Perez threw a world-leading 69.39m in the discus throw to highlight the Pro Athlé tour meeting in Sotteville les Rouen, France, on Tuesday (16).

Rojas, Fraser-Pryce and Jacobs the standouts in Padua 17. juuli 2019

Yulimar Rojas, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Marcell Jacobs were in the spotlight in the 33rd edition of the Padua EA Classic meeting on Tuesday (16).

London provisional entry lists, as at 16 July – IAAF Diamond League 16. juuli 2019

The provisional entry lists for the tenth meeting of the 2019 IAAF Diamond League, in London on 20-21 July, are now available.

Back on track, Kipyegon prepares to defend world 1500m title in Doha 15. juuli 2019

Few athletes in global athletics can quite boast the combination of sheer success and zest for living like Faith Kipyegon.

Kaul wins European U23 decathlon title with championship record 15. juuli 2019

Niklas Kaul has got an impressive list of accolades to his name for a combined events exponent of just 21 years of age, but the German decathlete made a further step forward when he won the European U23 crown in a championship best of 8572 in Gavle on Sunday (14).

Abraham and Tunstall triumph at Grossglockner Berglauf 15. juuli 2019

Eritrea’s Filimon Abraham and Great Britain’s Sarah Tunstall were victorious at the Grossglockner Berglauf – the third stage of the WMRA World Cup – in Heiligenblut, Austria, on Sunday (14).

Four golds for Japan on final day of World University Games 14. juuli 2019

Japan won a third of the gold medals on offer on the final day of athletics action at the World University Games in Naples on Saturday (13).

Fab five: unbeaten streaks 13. juuli 2019

In this week’s Fab Five, we focus on a very special quintet of athletes who each amassed a jaw-dropping sequence of victories.

Constantino’s hurdles victory highlights day five at World University Games 13. juuli 2019

Gabriel Constantino won a fourth gold medal for Brazil to highlight day five action at the World University Games at the San Paolo Stadium in Naples on Friday (12).

Championship records for Reh and Herman at the European U23s 13. juuli 2019

Germany’s Alina Reh and Belarus’ Elvira Herman clocked championship records in the 10,000m and 100m hurdles respectively to provide the highlights of the first half of the European Athletics U23 Championships in the Swedish city of Gavle, both standards being set in the evening session on Friday (12).

Lisek improves to 6.02m in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League 13. juuli 2019

Piotr Lisek won a monumental men’s pole vault at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco tonight (12) with an effort of 6.02m – a Polish record, meeting record, and world-leading mark.

Hassan breaks world mile record in Monaco with 4:12.33 - IAAF Diamond League 12. juuli 2019

Sifan Hassan, who arrived on the Stade Louis II track tonight (12) as the third fastest miler of all time, departed the Herculis EBS Diamond League meeting as the fastest, having produced a marvel of a final lap to finish in 4:12.33, thus breaking the 23-year-old mark of 4:12.56 held by Russia’s 1996 Olympic 800 and 1500m champion Svetlana Masterkova.

Douglas and Gitonga the favourites at Grossglockner Berglauf 12. juuli 2019

Andrew Douglas and Purity Gitonga will start as the favourites at the Grossglockner Berglauf, the third stop of the WMRA Mountain Running World Cup, in Heiligenblut, Austria, on Sunday (12).

How to follow the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco 12. juuli 2019

Season 10 of the IAAF Diamond League continues with the Herculis meeting in Monaco on Friday (12) where the programme includes a slew of tantalising head-to-heads that will continue to define much of the outdoor season in the run up to the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

Camilo de Oliveira takes sprint double, Dos Santos smashes South American U20 400m hurdles record in Naples 12. juuli 2019

Rising Brazilian stars Paulo Andre Camilo de Oliveira and Alison Brendom Alves dos Santos commanded the spotlight on the fourth day of action at the World University Games at the San Paolo Stadium in Naples on Thursday (11).

Rojas leaps 14.98m to take portside triple jump in Monaco - IAAF Diamond League 11. juuli 2019

Yulimar Rojas produced a performance worthy of a world champion on Thursday (11) in the steamy heat of Monaco as she moved from zero to hero to win the women’s triple jump event being held at the Port Hercule. 

Latest Monaco updates – IAAF Diamond League 11. juuli 2019

Welcome to our comprehensive coverage of the Herculis in Monaco, the ninth stop of the IAAF Diamond League's 10th season.

Folorunso and Ivanov the day 3 standouts at World University Games 11. juuli 2019

Victories by Italy's Ayomide Folorunso in the women's 400m hurdles and Bulgaria's Tihomir Ivanov in the men's high jump were the key highlights on day three at the World University Games in Naples on Wednesday (10).

Season heats up as world's finest converge in Monaco - IAAF Diamond League 10. juuli 2019

Whenever you come to the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco you can bet on something good happening – it’s just a case of judging where to put your chips. As the wheel spins again here at the Herculis EBS meeting on Friday (12) night, there are several numbers that look particularly likely to come up – with rich possibilities.

Manyonga and Echevarria headline London long jump field – IAAF Diamond League 10. juuli 2019

World champion Luvo Manyonga of South Africa and Juan Miguel Echevarría of Cuba, the 2018 world indoor champion, will head the field in the men's long jump at the Müller Anniversary Games, the tenth stop of the 2019 IAAF Diamond League, in London on 20 July.

Advice to my younger self: Omar McLeod 10. juuli 2019

World and Olympic 110m hurdles champion Omar McLeod has been at the top of the pile for some time. However, life at the elite end has not always been straightforward for the Jamaican superstar. Here he offers an interesting twist on our regular Advice To My Younger Self series.

Record-breaking throw from Bukowiecki at World University Games 10. juuli 2019

Poland’s Konrad Bukowiecki kick-started the athletics programme at the World University Games in Naples, winning the shot put with a games record of 21.54m.

Barber and Röhler in the spotlight in Lucerne 10. juuli 2019

Kelsey-Lee Barber and Thomas Röhler both clinched javelin victories with the final throws of their competitions at the Spitzen Leichtathletik meeting in Lucerne on Tuesday (9).

Taylor, Coleman and Miller-Uibo shine in Szekesfehervar 10. juuli 2019

It may have been aided by a strong following wind, but world and Olympic triple jump champion Christian Taylor produced one of the longest leaps of his career to win at the Istvan Gyulai Memorial in Szekesfehervar on Tuesday (9).

IAAF Inside Athletics – Juan Miguel Echevarria: ‘I want to give people the best show ever’ 09. juuli 2019

In the latest episode of IAAF Inside Athletics, world indoor long jump champion Juan Miguel Echevarria explains how he is working on every aspect of his performance in a bid to break the world record and put on a great show for fans of the sport.

Air quality at the heart of Herculis in Stade Louis II 09. juuli 2019

Organisers of 2019 Herculis EBS IAAF Diamond League meeting on Friday (12) are aiming to not only host another spectacular edition but also, for the first time in athletics history, to produce an event where the stadium’s air quality will take centre stage.

Lyles and Morris record a ‘Souvenir’ for Zurich – IAAF Diamond League 08. juuli 2019

Weltklasse organisers arranged for Olympic pole vault silver medallist Sandi Morris and two-time Diamond League 200m champion Noah Lyles to team up with Swiss band Baba Shrimps to record a track ahead of the IAAF Diamond League finals in two months’ time.

Williams leads Jamaican charge at NACAC U18 Championships 08. juuli 2019

Jamaica’s world U20 champion Briana Williams provided the highlight of the NACAC U18 Championships in Queretero, which concluded on Sunday (7).

Marshall and Colebrook lead record-breaking sprints at NACAC U23 Championships in Queretaro 08. juuli 2019

USA’s Tonea Marshall and Samson Colebrooke of The Bahamas led a superb weekend of sprinting in Queretaro at the 10th North America, Central America and the Caribbean (NACAC) U23 Championships, which concluded on Sunday (7).

Zhuk and Sloboda win in Lutsk, Sykora leads Czech domination in Ribeira Brava 07. juuli 2019

Vitaliy Zhuk produced a strong second-day performance at the European Combined Events Team Championships on Sunday (7) to win the decathlon at the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting with 8237 while Ukraine’s Daryna Sloboda maintained her overnight lead to win the heptathlon with 6165.

Twell and Crippa take European 10,000m Cup titles 07. juuli 2019

Britain’s Steph Twell overhauled European champion Lonah Chemtai Salpeter to win the European 10,000m Cup in London on Saturday (6) while Italy’s Yemaneberhan Crippa timed his finish well to win the men’s race.

Shitara smashes Australian all-comers’ marathon record on Gold Coast 07. juuli 2019

Japan’s Yuta Shitara slashed almost a full minute off the Australian all-comers’ record when he won a thrilling three-man battle over the closing 2.195 kilometres at the Gold Coast Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on Sunday (7).

Field for London's Emsley Carr mile announced - IAAF Diamond League 06. juuli 2019

World indoor 1500m record holder Samuel Tefera is among the headliners announced fo the Emsley Carr Mile at the Muller Anniversary Games, the 10th stop of the 2019 IAAF Diamond League, on 20-21 July.

Kamworor to headline Copenhagen half 06. juuli 2019

Three-time world half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor will headline the Copenhagen Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, on 15 September.

Lyles and Cheruiyot lead meeting record rampage in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League 06. juuli 2019

By the time Noah Lyles took to his blocks for the 200m at Lausanne’s Athletissima on Friday (5), three meeting records had already been broken at the eighth IAAF Diamond League fixture of 2019.

Lisek tops six metres in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League 05. juuli 2019

Polish pole vaulter Piotr Lisek climbed to a share of the 10th spot on the world all-time list at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on Friday (5), smashing the Athletissima meeting record with a lifetime best of 6.01m.

Mungara, Lagat, Kawauchi and Robertson ready for Gold Coast clash 05. juuli 2019

Marathons ask so many questions, not least the one asked of every runner from the fastest to the slowest: how to hold it together when things get tough in the last 10km.

Latest Lausanne updates – IAAF Diamond League 04. juuli 2019

Welcome to our comprehensive coverage of Athletissima in Lausanne, the eighth stop of the IAAF Diamond League's 10th season.

Loaded fields in abundance in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League 03. juuli 2019

A 5000m showdown featuring the top nine men in the world and a triple jump duel between Caterine Ibarguen and Yulimar Rojas are just two of the many exciting clashes set to take place at Lausanne’s Athletissima on Friday (5), the eighth of 12 qualifying IAAF Diamond League fixtures ahead of the two finals.

Nowicki throws 81.74m world lead in Poznan, McLaughlin clocks 53.72 in Marseille 03. juuli 2019

Wojciech Nowicki's world-leading 81.74m effort in the hammer throw highlighted the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in the western Polish city on Tuesday (2).

IAAF Inside Athletics - Jonathan Sacoor 02. juuli 2019

Jonathan Sacoor stars in the 11th episode of the latest season of IAAF Inside Athletics.

Hoshino, long-time athletics journalist, dies 02. juuli 2019

The IAAF is deeply saddened by the news that Atsushi Hoshino, a long-time athletics journalist and recipient of the IAAF World Journalist Award in 2010, died at his home in Tokyo on Monday (1). Hoshino was 93.

Chelangat breaks African 10km all-comers record in Port Gentil 01. juuli 2019

Sheila Chelangat of Kenya broke the African 10km all-comers record at the 10KM de Port-Gentil, an IAAF Bronze Label race, in Gabon on Sunday (30 June).

Haile Bekele embarks on journey to live up to his namesakes 01. juuli 2019

If ever an athlete is showing all the signs of living up to his name, it is Telahun Haile Bekele.

Hassan takes historic 3000m victory in Stanford – IAAF Diamond League 01. juuli 2019

.World-leading marks were set in six track events at the Prefontaine Classic, but it was the women’s 3000m that produced the greatest set of marks at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stanford on Sunday (30).

Romani takes surprise shot put win in Stanford – IAAF Diamond League 01. juuli 2019

The big guys took centre stage at the Prefontaine Classic and not surprisingly huge throws were the highlights of the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stanford on Sunday (30). The only surprise was who produced the fireworks.

Olympic standard for Kazmirek and Austrian record for Preiner in Ratingen 30. juuni 2019

Kai Kazmirek charged into day two of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Ratingen the same way he left day one: at full speed, towards a second World Championships standard and onwards to an Olympic standard. And in the heptathlon, Verena Preiner led from start to finish to claim Ivona Dadic’s Austrian record.

Claye moves to third on world all-time triple jump list with 18.14m 30. juuni 2019

World indoor triple jump champion Will Claye produced the third-best result in history to win at the Jim Bush Track and Field meeting in Long Beach, California, with a stunning leap of 18.14m on Saturday (29).

Kazmirek and Preiner the overnight leaders in Ratingen 29. juuni 2019

In the sunshine of the IAAF Combined Events Challenge in Ratingen, German’s Kai Kazmirek was in superb form, less than 100 points behind his score from Rio at the end of day one and entertaining his home crowd with a lifetime best long jump, and a new meeting record in the 400m. He was pushed all the way by France’s Basile Rolnin, who set personal bests in four of his events. As did Verena Preiner, who at the end of the first day leads her compatriot Ivona Dadic in the heptathlon.  

Latest Stanford updates - IAAF Diamond League 29. juuni 2019

Welcome to our comprehensive coverage of the Prefontaine Classic in Stanford, the seventh stop of the IAAF Diamond League's tenth season.