Veronica Campbell-Brown

All eyes on Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce after Usain Bolt's heroics

All eyes on Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce after Usain Bolt's heroics

After the high-octane hullabaloo of Usain Bolt`s triumphant return to the world track, Monday`s morning session settled back into the more mundane, but essential, rhythm of qualifiers.

Aug 24, 2015, 10:38 AM IST
Fraser-Pryce kicks off three-peat bid in Shanghai

Fraser-Pryce kicks off three-peat bid in Shanghai

Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will face Jamaican rival Veronica Campbell-Brown at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on Sunday as she begins her quest for a third straight 100m world title.

May 15, 2015, 16:37 PM IST
US and Jamaica show steel at IAAF World Relays

US and Jamaica show steel at IAAF World Relays

The United States and Jamaica showed off their amazing strength in track depth by dominating the second and final day of the IAAF World Relays on Sunday.

May 04, 2015, 09:42 AM IST
Usain Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio

Usain Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio

 Sprint legend Usain Bolt claimed his first 100 metre race of the season by winning the "Mano a Mano" sprint challenge here.

Apr 20, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
Jamaica on the verge of blood testing athletes

Jamaica on the verge of blood testing athletes

Jamaica is on the verge of introducing blood testing for its athletes as the country continues its effort to recover from a doping scandal which rocked the sport of track and field here nearly two years ago.

Feb 01, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Fraser-Pryce continues to struggle as Gatlin lights up Monaco

World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce finished down the field again but it was American Justin Gatlin who grabbed the headlines with a world-leading run in the men’s 200 metres at the Monaco Diamond League here.

Jul 19, 2014, 12:41 PM IST

Campbell-Brown pulls out of Lausanne meet with injury

A sore hamstring has forced sprint star Veronica Campbell-Brown out of the Athletissima Lausanne Diamond League.

Jul 04, 2014, 09:22 AM IST

Campbell-Brown makes Diamond return after doping row

Veronica Campbell-Brown will take on world and Olympic 200m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in Shanghai Sunday as she returns to the Diamond League circuit after her doping controversy.

May 16, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

JADCO admit to errors in Campbell-Brown case

The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has admitted to procedural breaches during its collecting of a sample from two-time 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown in 2013.

Apr 17, 2014, 08:53 AM IST

Jamaica changes encourage WADA chief

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) chief executive David Howman said Wednesday that Jamaica`s testing system was now "back in place" following the controversial case of Veronica Campbell-Brown.

Mar 20, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

Fraser-Pryce adds Indoors to world, Olympic gold

Reigning World and Olympic 100 metres champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica has won her first World Indoor medal when she ran a world leading time of 6.98 seconds to capture the gold in the women`s 60 metres final.

Mar 10, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

I`m redeemed, says Jamaican sprinter Campbell-Brown

Celebrated Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown has claimed redemption after she was cleared to resume her track and field career following a ruling that she had not used the banned substance last year for performance enhancement.

Feb 25, 2014, 12:07 PM IST

Jamaica`s Veronica Campbell-Brown escapes ban for positive dope test

Jamaica`s twice 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown has escaped with a public warning by the Jamaica Athletics Administration Association for her use of a banned substance.

Oct 03, 2013, 09:16 AM IST

Sprinter Campbell-Brown may get away lightly

Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown, who tested positive for a banned substance in May, is unlikely to receive the standard two-year ban.

Jul 04, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

Campbell Brown`s doping case is a `minor` offence says IAAF

The world`s governing body for athletics says the doping case involving Jamaican sprint star Veronica Campbell-Brown appears to be a minor offence.

Jun 21, 2013, 23:54 PM IST

Veronica Campbell-Brown denies knowingly taking drug

Olympic and World Champion Veronica Campbell-Brown has denied knowingly taking a banned substance Lasix, which also goes by the name Furosemide.

Jun 19, 2013, 15:02 PM IST

Usain Bolt`s Jamaican teammate facing ban after failed dope test

In a major drug scandal, a female teammate of Jamaican sprinting star Usain Bolt is reportedly facing a ban from the sport after a failed dope test.

Jun 16, 2013, 10:14 AM IST

Olympic athletics: Allyson Felix wins 200m gold

America`s Allyson Felix won Olympic gold in the 200 metres sprint Wednesday.

Aug 09, 2012, 03:08 AM IST

Olympics: Stewart quietly confident despite setbacks

London: Olympic silver medallist runner Kerron Stewart has been nowhere close to her best for the last two years but the determined Jamaican says she will not let that discourage her from going for gold when the track and field segment opens at the London Games later this week.

Aug 01, 2012, 14:27 PM IST

Jamaica celebrates sprint double in New York

Asafa Powell and Veronica Campbell-Brown completed a Jamaican sprint double at the US Open indoor meet at Madison Square Garden on Saturday.

Jan 29, 2012, 12:15 PM IST