Africa Athletics News Headlines, Athletics News Aggregator

Top 10 Athletics News Headlines from major African news sources aggregated in one place

The husband of slain Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop is seeking a plea bargain after initially denying a charge of murder, his lawyer said.

30 Jun 2022

Tadu Nare showed her class when she outsprinted Helalia Johannes in the last kilometre to win in a time of 31:50 to win the SPAR Grand Prix Series race.

28 Jun 2022

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has defended its position that it is up to each international sports body to set their own rules for transgender athletes' inclusion, despite criticism from t

28 Jun 2022

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe has hinted track and field could follow swimming in bringing in a tougher policy on transgender athletes competing in women's events.

23 Jun 2022

Sprinter Luxolo Adams demolished the field to claim his first World Athletics Diamond League meeting 200m title in Paris in the second-fastest ever time by a South African, 19.82 seconds.

23 Jun 2022

South African sprinter Akani Simbine sealed third place in the men's 100m sprint at the World Athletics Diamond League meeting in Oslo.

23 Jun 2022

Gerda Steyns participation in the second leg of the SPAR Womens 10km Grand Prix Series in Durban is bound to see the standard of the competition rise-up a notch.

23 Jun 2022

Ethiopias Genzebe Dibaba has announced that she will run in the Absa Run Your City Durban 10K on July 10.

23 Jun 2022

Four elite athletes have broken sub-four minute barrier at the Under Armour 'All Out Mile' event at Green Point Athletics Stadium.

18 Jun 2022

SA's 100m star Akani Simbine will lead a strong team, featuring Caster Semenya in the 5 000m, for the African Track and Field Championships.

18 Jun 2022

All the results from the third day of the ASA Senior Track and Field Championship at Green Point Stadium in Cape Town.

18 Jun 2022

US sprint star Christian Coleman took first place in his 100-metre debut after returning from a ban for breaching anti-doping rules, in Tokyo.

18 Jun 2022