Daegu

World Championships medallist pole vaulter eyes 5.8m

Cuban pole vaulter Lazaro Borges, who is also a World Championships silver medallist, says his goal next year is to consistently jump over 5.80 metres.

Dec 26, 2013, 14:23 PM IST

Usain Bolt lights up last night of worlds

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt brought the world championships to a thrilling climax as his Jamaican team smashed the world 4x100m relay record on the last night of action in Daegu.

Sep 04, 2011, 19:42 PM IST

Bolt fires Jamaican relay team to world record

Usain Bolt anchored Jamaica to a world record time of 37.04 seconds in the final of the at the world championships on Sunday.

Sep 04, 2011, 18:22 PM IST

Medal hopes slim but hosts South Korea excited

The South Korean city of Daegu has vowed to make its mark on the global stage with a stunning athletics World Championships starting on Saturday.

Aug 22, 2011, 15:02 PM IST

Medal hopes slim but hosts South Korea excited

The South Korean city of Daegu has vowed to make its mark on the global stage with a stunning athletics World Championships starting on Saturday.

Aug 22, 2011, 15:02 PM IST

Bolt confident for world 100 metres

Usain Bolt, the world`s fastest man, predicted on Saturday he would retain his world 100 metres title in Daegu, South Korea, easily this month provided he gets a decent start.

Aug 20, 2011, 20:40 PM IST

Bolt confident for world 100 metres

Usain Bolt, the world`s fastest man, predicted on Saturday he would retain his world 100 metres title in Daegu, South Korea, easily this month provided he gets a decent start.

Aug 20, 2011, 20:40 PM IST