He managed to score 15 points in the bid to earn qualification to the 2020 Olympics next year.
Weightlifting has been in turmoil since January .
Breaking and setting new records over long distances had become his second nature.
The Olympics have never been cancelled outside of the world wars and Coates, speaking in a phone interview, was adamant that the Tokyo Games will start...
The joy among Ugandans in the stadium in Munich was beyond description as Akii leaped over a couple more hurdles on his victory lap.
Factfile on Lionel Messi, after telling Barcelona on Tuesday he wanted to leave.
Could Cheptegei be the biggest name, or could it be his predecessors Stephen Kiprotich or John Akii-Bua?
The Doha 2019 women’s 800m world champion wants to join that rare club of champions who have won the two prestigious titles.
When the race began, the spotlight was on Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Abel Kirui. Kipsang, whose vest interestingly also bore the name Kiprotich, was...
WHO emergencies director Michael Ryan said it could be "disastrous" in such circumstances to allow the return of sports matches with tens of thousands...
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