Mo Farah

Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin left out of nominees for World Athlete of the Year awards

Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin left out of nominees for World Athlete of the Year awards

The 2017 list is led by British 10,000m world champion Mo Farah and South Africa's 400m star Wayde van Niekerk.

Oct 03, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
Mo Farah wins final track race after Ethiopian trio collide

Mo Farah wins final track race after Ethiopian trio collide

Justin Gatlin, who upstaged Usain Bolt in the Jamaican's final 100 metres in London, was fourth in his race, won by Britain's Chijindu Ujah in 9.97 seconds.

Aug 25, 2017, 08:32 AM IST
Mo Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewell

Mo Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewell

The 34-year-old, who will compete in the 3,000 metres at the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham, produced a courageous performance just falling short of overhauling Ethiopian Muktar Edris.

Aug 19, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
IAAF World Championships: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah's perfect swansongs end in dismay

IAAF World Championships: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah's perfect swansongs end in dismay

The Jamaican sprinter limped out with a cram on his left hamstring as the team failed to finish the 4X100 metre relay.

Aug 13, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
World Athletics Championships: London braced for Usain Bolt and Mo Farah swansongs

World Athletics Championships: London braced for Usain Bolt and Mo Farah swansongs

The Jamaican is hoping to step away from the track having won his 20th global championship title, something he was denied last week when he finished third in the 100m behind American Justin Gatlin.

Aug 12, 2017, 08:51 AM IST
Athletics World Championships: Mo Farah advances in 5,000 metre for final assault on track gold

Athletics World Championships: Mo Farah advances in 5,000 metre for final assault on track gold

In Saturday`s final, he will be seeking an incredible fifth consecutive 5,000m/10,000m double at a global championships.

Aug 10, 2017, 09:38 AM IST

Birmingham Grand Prix to be Farah's last track race in UK

"I`m really looking forward to what will be my final track race in Britain at the Müller Grand Prix Birmingham on August 20, and I`m sure it will be a day I remember for the rest of my life," the 34-year-old Farah said.

Jul 14, 2017, 11:16 AM IST

Diamond League: Mo Farah eases to victory, Elaine Thompson edges Dafne Schippers in London

Whilst Farah posted an impressive warm-up run for the world championships and his track swansong in London in three weeks' time, there were others too who made statements of intent.

Jul 09, 2017, 23:34 PM IST
'Happy to be tested anytime,' says Mo Farah amid claims USADA wants his drug test samples

'Happy to be tested anytime,' says Mo Farah amid claims USADA wants his drug test samples

The move comes on the back of a report by American testers, that was leaked in which it was said that Salazar had used the chemical L-Carnitine on his athletes.

Mar 05, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andy Murray among top contenders for World Sportsman of the Year award

Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andy Murray among top contenders for World Sportsman of the Year award

The winners, as voted for by members of the Laureus World Sports Academy, will be revealed in Monaco on February 14.

Jan 12, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
Andy Murray, Mo Farah knighted in Queen's New year Honours list

Andy Murray, Mo Farah knighted in Queen's New year Honours list

Murray, previously honoured with an OBE in 2012, earlier this month he was voted the BBC Sports Personality of the Year for a record third time.

Dec 31, 2016, 10:18 AM IST
WADA says hackers may have doctored leaked data

WADA says hackers may have doctored leaked data

It added that the hackers had taken a "cheap shot" at sporting stars who haven't broken any anti-doping rules.

Oct 06, 2016, 16:36 PM IST
Fancy Bears WADA hack: Rafael Nadal, Mo Farah defend medical records after new leak

Fancy Bears WADA hack: Rafael Nadal, Mo Farah defend medical records after new leak

Nadal, who has twice been granted a TUE, said he had never taken anything to improve his performance but took what doctors advised him was the best medication to care for his troublesome knee.

Sep 20, 2016, 10:35 AM IST
Olympics 2016: Rio repeat proves London was no fluke, says legendary Mo Farah

Olympics 2016: Rio repeat proves London was no fluke, says legendary Mo Farah

The 33-year-old was as humble as ever, however, after yet another textbook run by the athlete who also boasts consecutive 5,000m-10,000m doubles in the world championships.

Aug 21, 2016, 10:53 AM IST
Olympic Games: Mo Farah defends men's 10,000m in dramatic final

Olympic Games: Mo Farah defends men's 10,000m in dramatic final

Farah tumbled in the 10th lap after being clipped by American training partner Galen Rupp.
 

Aug 14, 2016, 06:48 AM IST
Mo Farah breaks 34-year-old British record, dedicates to his hero Muhammad Ali

Mo Farah breaks 34-year-old British record, dedicates to his hero Muhammad Ali

The reigning 5,000m Olympic champion clocked seven minutes 32.62 seconds to beat Dave Moorcroft's 34-year-old record.

Jun 06, 2016, 04:29 AM IST
Mo Farah likely to miss World Indoor Championships

Mo Farah likely to miss World Indoor Championships

Farah has not competed in a World or European championship since Glasgow 2012.

Nov 12, 2015, 20:44 PM IST
Mo Farah clear to continue with coach Alberto Salazar: UK athletics

Mo Farah clear to continue with coach Alberto Salazar: UK athletics

UK Athletics said Friday they have found "no reason to be concerned" about double Olympic champion Mo Farah`s coach Alberto Salazar and his training programme at the US-based Oregon Project.

Sep 18, 2015, 15:20 PM IST
Mo Farah holds off Kenyan duo to win Great North Run

Mo Farah holds off Kenyan duo to win Great North Run

Britain`s world and Olympic champion Mo Farah retained his Great North Run title on Sunday after a thrilling battle with Kenyan Stanley Biwott over the half marathon course.

Sep 13, 2015, 18:04 PM IST