Tag: world championships
Semenya intends to defend her world title saying she can run any distance she wants.
Nasser Al-Khelaifi is charged for corruption on his role on the bidding process for the 2017 and 2019 world championships.
Ukraine has hosted the world championship in medieval combat where fighters deal blows at each other with metal and wooden replica weapons.
Lee Chong Wei's absence in the World Championships means he will lose his chance to win the world title for the first time.
Nicol David lost to Camille Serme of France in the third round, 11-9, 4-11, 4-11 and 5-11.
But Malaysia's squash queen will have to overcome young new talents who have burst onto the scene.
The IAAF will continue to use qualifying standards, not a new world rankings system, for the 2019 Doha world championships.
Simone Biles has now won 13 career gold medals.
Alejandro Valverde beat Romain Bardet and Michael Woods to claim the world road race title.
Rohan Dennis beat Tom Dumoulin by one minute and 21 seconds to claim the world title.
Yates should be the man to beat next Sunday after displaying brilliant climbing skills and cut-throat racing savvy.
Long jumper Tatyana Lebedeva and javelin thrower Maria Abakumova had a combined three world championships medals removed.
The crowd willed him on against his younger opponent Shi, 22, but Lin bowed out with a whimper, 21-15, 21-9.
The explosive 23-year-old is the man in form coming into the Nanjing showpiece and is tipped by many to win the tournament.
NANJING: Ratchanok Intanon survived a major scare at badminton's World Championships as the fourth seed battled back from the brink of a shock early...
Missy Franklin's failure at the US Championships means that she will miss out on the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo next month, as well as next year's world championships in South Korea.
Vin Lananna said he wanted to devote more of his time to focus on the future of track and field in the United States.
Connor McDavid has been confirmed to be part of Canada's team for the upcoming IIHF World Championship.
The Polish men's 4x400 metre relay team broke the previous world record by 0.36 seconds.
The Netherlands kicked off their world track cycling championships with a bang by winning gold medals in the men's team sprint and women's 10-kilometre scratch race.
The high jump will be the first event of the world indoor track and field championships in Birmingham.
Long jumper Greg Rutherford does not believe that he is sufficiently prepared to compete in the world indoor championships.
Laura Kenny is optimistic about her chances at the upcoming world championships, despite not having been in an international race for almost two years.
Although Yuzuru Hanyu successfully defended his Olympic figure skating gold medal, he also aggravated his ankle injury in doing so.
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