David Rudisha back on top, Genzebe Dibaba dominant at world athletics championships
David Rudisha back on top, Genzebe Dibaba dominant at world athletics championships

David Rudisha strained every sinew to win gold, Genzebe Dibaba dominated in the way the Kenyan once did and Usain Bolt`s second sprint showdown with Justin Gatlin moved a step closer at the world athletics championships on Tuesday.

David Rudisha trusts his pace to regain 800m world title
David Rudisha trusts his pace to regain 800m world title

 Kenya`s Olympic champion David Rudisha put three difficult years behind him and trusted his finishing pace to regain the world 800 metres title at the Bird`s Nest on Tuesday. 

Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin renew rivalry in 200m
Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin renew rivalry in 200m

Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin will renew their sprint rivalry in the world championships 200m heats on Tuesday, two days after their explosive 100m showdown in Beijing.

Usain Bolt back in action as Justin Gatlin seeks road to redemption
Usain Bolt back in action as Justin Gatlin seeks road to redemption

Newly-crowned 100m champion Usain Bolt makes a swift return to the track on the fourth day of the world championships in Beijing on Tuesday when he goes off in round one of his favoured 200m.

Favourites cruise at heats on opening day at world athletics championships
Favourites cruise at heats on opening day at world athletics championships

World record holder David Rudisha of Kenya and Ethiopia`s defending champion Mohammed Aman cruised through the heats for the 800 metres on a hot and humid opening morning at the world athletics championships in Beijing on Saturday.

David Rudisha says still short of his best but competitive
David Rudisha says still short of his best but competitive

Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha knows he is not back in the sort of form where he can control races but still thinks he will be battling it out for gold at the world championships next week.

David Rudisha says no letup in fight to regain 800m world title
David Rudisha says no letup in fight to regain 800m world title

 Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha says he will leave no stone unturned as the Kenyan tries to regain the world title at the Athletics Championships to be held in Beijing between August 22 to 30.

David Rudisha eases to 800m final at Kenyan trials
David Rudisha eases to 800m final at Kenyan trials

Olympic and world 800 metres record holder David Rudisha began his bid to qualify for next month`s world championships when he cruised to victory in the Kenya trials on Friday.

Sebastian Coe launches IAAF presidency campaign film
Sebastian Coe launches IAAF presidency campaign film

 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) presidential candidate Sebastian Coe has launched a campaign film featuring world-known athletes past and present as well as British Prime Minister David Cameron.

Tough challenge for Olympic 800m champ David Rudisha in Lausanne Diamond League
Tough challenge for Olympic 800m champ David Rudisha in Lausanne Diamond League

Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha of Kenya will get a real feeling of what to expect in the World Athletics Championships in August when he competes in the Lausanne leg of the Diamond League here on Thursday.

David Rudisha tipped to hit heights at Beijing IAAF World Championships
David Rudisha tipped to hit heights at Beijing IAAF World Championships

 After an uneasy two-week wait, Kenyan men's 800m superstar David Rudisha returned to winning ways at Saturday's New York meet of the IAAF Diamond League to reignite hope in his camp that he can challenge for the world title at the summer Beijing IAAF World Championships.

David Rudisha out of Birmingham Diamond meet
David Rudisha out of Birmingham Diamond meet

Kenya`s Olympic 800m champion and world record holder David Rudisha has pulled out of Sunday`s Diamond League meet in Birmingham due to fresh injury fears.

New injury concern for David Rudisha ahead of worlds
New injury concern for David Rudisha ahead of worlds

Kenya`s Olympic 800m champion and world record holder David Rudisha has been hit by another injury scare ahead of this summer`s world athletics championships after he pulled a muscle in Ostrava.

David Rudisha wins at IAAF Melbourne Challenge
David Rudisha wins at IAAF Melbourne Challenge

World record holder David Rudisha was pushed in the home straight by Australia`s Jeff Riseley before going on to win the 800 metres event at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge on Saturday.

David Rudisha to run in Australian meets next month
David Rudisha to run in Australian meets next month

Kenyan world record holder David Rudisha will compete in two track meets in Australia next month, Athletics Australia said Friday.

Kenya`s David Rudisha says doping wrecking national reputation
Kenya`s David Rudisha says doping wrecking national reputation

Kenyan Olympic 800-metre champion David Rudisha has warned fellow athletes they are risking the reputation of their east Africa nation by taking performance-enhancing drugs.

Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015
Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015

Kenya's Olympic 800 metre champion David Rudisha has supported British athletics great Sebastian Coe's bid for International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) presidency.

Nijel Amos beats David Rudisha again, Lashawn Merritt cruises home
Nijel Amos beats David Rudisha again, Lashawn Merritt cruises home

Botswana`s Nijel Amos repeated his Commonwealth Games win over Olympic champion David Rudisha in the men`s 800 metres at the Weltklasse meeting in Zurich on Thursday.

Commonwealth Games: Nijel Amos stuns David Rudisha, Blessing Okagbare in sprint double

Olympic champion and world record holder David Rudisha was beaten by Nijel Amos in the Commonwealth Games 800m final while Nigeria`s Blessing Okagbare claimed a women`s sprint double.

Commonwealth Games: Olympic champions David Rudisha, Sally Pearson take centre stage

Olympic champions David Rudisha and Sally Pearson take centre stage at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday where seven medals are up for grabs on the fifth day of track and field.