Bahamian Olympic Champion – Shaunae Miller-Uibo was handed a rare defeat to begin the 2022 Diamond League season after finishing behind both the Dominica Republic’s Marileidy Paulino and Jamaica’s Stephenie-Ann Mcpherson in the women’s 400m. At the Doha meeting, it was the Olympic silver medalist Paulino who dominated proceedings. Running […]

The annual Sierra Leone Marathon (SLM) race organized by Street Child, a local non-governmental charity organization is set to return on June 5 this year in the northern region city of Makeni, the Race Director Alusine Kanu has confirmed to Awoko Newspaper.Kanu says the NGO and its partners are super […]

On Thursday, the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, and the Ukrainian Minister for Youth and Sport, Vadym Guttsait, visited Ukrainian athletes who are currently living and training in Switzerland. President Bach and Minister Guttsait, both Olympic champions in fencing, were accompanied by Sergii Bubka, President of […]

Under the slogan “Kherson is Ukraine!”, a 5km charity race tagged “Stand by me…Stand with Ukraine” took place in Stryjski Park in Lviv. All proceeds from the event will be used to help the residents of Kherson, a Ukrainian city under Russian occupation. The event was organised by a runner […]

Kenyan Police Authorities report that Damaris Muthee Mutua, a Kenyan-born Bahraini athlete, has been found dead in Iten, the Kenyan town in Keiyo North, where World 10km bronze medalist and Olympic runner Agnes Tirop, was stabbed to death six month ago. According to Kenyan broadcaster KTN, the 28-year-old’s body was […]

On what was the 50th anniversary of the first official women’s race in the Boston Marathon’s long history, the 2022 field produced one of the most exciting women’s marathons ever, with the lead changing repeatedly in the closing stages and the finish resembling a tactical track cycling race. The win […]

A pioneer of television at the Olympic Games, he was first a sports commentator (1968), then Head of Sports (1975), Special Operations (1977), Vice President (1981-1996) and Senior Vice President of NBC Sports, the longstanding Olympic Rights-Holding Broadcaster in the United States of America. NBC’s initial Games broadcast was in […]

Eight-time Olympic medalist, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce could face American track and field sprinter – Sha’Carri Richardson at the World Continental Tour Gold Kip Kieno Classic at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya on May 7. Fraser-Pryce, undoubtedly one of the most decorated athletes in the history of the World Athletics Championships […]

Multi talented American track and field athlete and the most decorated female in the history of athletics – Allyson Felix will retire at the end of the season. After claiming gold and bronze in the 400m and 4x400m relay respectively at the Tokyo Olympics, the 36-year-old will retire having won […]

Caitlyn Jenner, one of the world’s most famous transgender women who won the men’s decathlon at the 1976 Olympics as Bruce, has blamed the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for failing to protect women following the participation of transgender swimmer Lia Thomas in the NCAA Championships. SMASHING RECORDS Thomas grabbed global […]

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