Carl Lewis watches `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`, calls Milkha Singh

Carl Lewis watched ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ and was deeply moved by the biopic.

Powell rues lack of top-flight rivalry

World athletics has suffered from a lack of high-profile rivalries due to the growing influence of money on the sport, says Mike Powell.

Sprint showdown the highlight of world championships

When it comes to showdowns, athletics has seen nothing like it since days of Ben Johnson v Carl Lewis more than 20 years ago.

Athletics world moves on from pioneers Lewis and Bubka

Youngsters Carl Lewis and Sergei Bubka made a first impression in 1983 when the Olympic showcase sport of athletics finally held its first World Championships.