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Renaud Lavillenie cleared 5.91m – equalling his second-best effort of the season – to win the mem’s pole vault that took place in the FanZone on the shore of Lac Léman ahead of tomorrow evening’s IAAF Diamond League meeting at Lausanne’s Stade de la Pontaise.
US 400m champion and world indoor silver medallist Shakima Wimbley explains why the 2016 Olympic Trials was the low point of her career and recalls the elation of the 4x400m at the IAAF World Championships London 2017.
Selemon Barega is hoping history will repeat itself as he prepares for tomorrow’s 5000m in the eighth IAAF Diamond League meeting of the season.
Welcome to our comprehensive lead-in coverage to Lausanne Athletissima meeting, the eighth stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League.
The IAAF Diamond League bandwagon has arrived in Lausanne for Thursday’s eighth meeting of the series – and the summer melodies are sweet indeed. By the time what promises to be another pulverising night of track and field action is over at the Stade de la Pontaise, the headlines may have been written by any one of a number of athletes.
World champion Hellen Obiri of Kenya and Ethiopia's Genzebe Dibaba will square off over 5000m at the Meeting International Mohammed VI D'Athletisme de Rabat, the ninth stop of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League on 13 July.
Reigning Olympic 400m hurdles champion Kerron Clement casts his mind back 14 years to this image of him and the world U20 record-breaking US 4x400m quartet at the 2004 World Junior Championships in Grosseto, Italy.
World Indoor and Commonwealth heptathlon champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson will double up at the Müller Anniversary Games, the 11th stop on the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, on 21-22 July.
Sergey Shubenkov powered to a 12.92 victory to highlight the Gyulai Memorial in Székesfehérvár, Hungary, on Monday (2) night.
The provisional entry lists for the eighth meeting of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League in Lausanne on 5 June are now available.
Australian Jake Doran broke the Oceania Area U20 100m record, clocking 10.15 (+1.5m) in Jämsä, Finland, on Sunday (1).
Argentina’s Nazareno Sassia and Ecuador’s Yuleixi Anai Angulo wrote two new area records as Brazil dominated the 24th South American U18 Championships which concluded on Sunday (1) at Jefferson Perez stadium in Cuenca, Ecuador.
Just four short years ago, world 400m hurdles champion Karsten Warholm was devoting his energies to not one event but ten – as a budding young decathlete. Here the Norwegian star looks back on the significance of competing at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene.
As respective winner and runner-up in the men’s 200m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris, Michael Norman and Rai Benjamin were halfway through their first TV interview in the mixed zone when the news of their times – which had not been immediately obvious – clearly reached them.
She may still be a few metres shy of her lifetime best, but world and Olympic champion Anita Wlodarczyk was still good enough to comfortably win the hammer at the Istvan Gyulai Memorial, part of the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, in Szekesfehervar on Sunday.
Lorraine Ugen’s world-leading 7.05m leap in the long jump was one of six championship records broken in Birmingham at the British Championships, which concluded on Sunday (1) after two days of competition.
Morocco’s Rababe Arafi became the only athlete to secure a double victory at the Mediterranean Games which finished on Saturday (30) in the Spanish city of Tarragona.
Achievements came in multiples at the Gold Coast Marathon on Sunday (1).
World indoor champion Juan Miguel Echevarria added two centimetres to his own world-leading mark to win the long jump at the jumps meeting in Bad Langensalza on Saturday (30).
World and Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya ran a race of brutal simplicity at the Meeting de Paris IAAF Diamond League stop at the Charlety Stadium on Saturday (30) to record her fastest ever time of 1:54.25 – putting her fourth on the all-time world list - after leading from gun to tape.