“Awful Experience”: British Sprinter Accuses Police Of Racial Profiling

British sprinter Bianca Williams said on Monday she was considering legal action against the police after accusing officers of racially profiling her and her partner in a stop-and-search operation in London. The European and Commonwealth 100m relay gold medallist also rejected the force’s account their car had been driving on the wrong side of the Read More …

People Look At Me And My Partner Differently, But It Doesn’t Matter: Dutee Chand

Dutee Chand is a national record holder in women’s 100 metres with a time of 11.26 seconds.© AFP Star Indian sprinter Dutee Chand concedes that her revelation of being in a same-sex relationship last year led to people looking at her “differently” but insists that it doesn’t bother her one bit. The 24-year-old Dutee considered Read More …

PT Usha Birthday: Yuvraj Singh Leads Wishes As India’s “Queen Of Track And Field” Turns 56

PT Usha is one of India’s most accomplished athletes with 11 medals at the Asian Games.© AFP Former cricketer Yuvraj Singh and Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday extended their wishes to the queen of Indian track and field and famously known as Golden Girl — PT Usha who turned 56 Read More …

World Athletics Launches ”Road To Tokyo” Qualification Tracking Tool

World Athletics had announced that the qualification period was suspended from April 6 to November 30.© AFP World Athletics has launched ”Road to Tokyo”, an online tool to help athletes, media and fans track the qualification process for next year’s Olympic Games. Searchable by discipline, country and qualification status, the tool will provide a real-time Read More …

World 100m Champion Christian Coleman Suspended Over New Missed Test

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman was provisionally suspended on Wednesday over a missed drugs test, putting him at risk of a two-year ban that would rule him out of next year’s Tokyo Olympics. The American sprinter is “suspended temporarily from participating in any competition or activity”, said the Athletics Integrity Unit, World Athletics’ anti-doping Read More …

World 100m Champion Christian Coleman Faces Suspension After New Missed Test

Reigning world 100m champion Christian Coleman is facing a two-year suspension after revealing on Tuesday he missed a drugs test last December. The US sprint star — who only narrowly avoided being banned last year after three violations of anti-doping “whereabouts” rules across 2018 and 2019 — revealed details of his latest missed test in Read More …

Javelin Thrower Davinder Singh Kang Confident Of Getting Clean Chit In Doping Case

Caught in the dope net, Asian bronze-winning javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang on Sunday said the failed result is because of a declared medication he took for sore throat and he is confident of being cleared in the disciplinary hearing. Kang’s sample, which was collected in August last year, returned positive for beta dexamethasone that Read More …

Asian Champion Runner Gomathi Marimuthu Banned For Four Years For Doping

Gomathi Marimuthu bagged a gold in women’s 800m event in Asian Athletics Championships.© Twitter Asian Champion middle distance runner Gomathi Marimuthu was suspended on Friday for four years by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) for doping and stripped of her Asian Athletics Championships 800-meter title. The 31-year-old runner will be banned until May 2023 and Read More …

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