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Usain Bolt reveals hamstring injury details to silence doubtors

Usain Bolt reveals hamstring injury details to silence doubtors

Bolt, who won 19 global championship golds, is widely considered the finest sprinter in athletics annals.

Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang claims AFI told him to drop out of London World Championships

Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang claims AFI told him to drop out of London World Championships

Kang, who became the first Indian javelin thrower to reach the final round of a World Championships last week in London, returned positive for marijuana in an in-competition test conducted by NADA during the Indian Grand Prix in May 15.

WATCH: Usain Bolt and Team Jamaica make it to 4x100m final at World Athletics Championships

WATCH: Usain Bolt and Team Jamaica make it to 4x100m final at World Athletics Championships

Tyquendo Tracey, Julian Forte and Michael Campbell safely negotiated the first three legs before Usain Bolt steered his team home in a winning, season's best of 37.95 seconds.

Usain Bolt’s Last Race, World Athletics Championships 2017: Details of LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

Usain Bolt’s Last Race, World Athletics Championships 2017: Details of LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

Know all the details here for action from the 2017 World Athletics Championships

Davinder Kang's Javelin Throw Final, World Athletics Championships 2017: Details of LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

Davinder Kang's Javelin Throw Final, World Athletics Championships 2017: Details of LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

Know all the details here for action from the Javelin Throw Final at the 2017 World Athletics Championships

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.

Usain Bolt can have his final sporting wish granted at World Athletics Championships

Usain Bolt can have his final sporting wish granted at World Athletics Championships

Of his 200 metres races since his breakthrough 2008 season, he's lost, astonishingly, just one of 30.

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Singh Kang becomes first Indian to qualify for Javelin  finals, Neeraj Chopra out

World Athletics Championships: Davinder Singh Kang becomes first Indian to qualify for Javelin finals, Neeraj Chopra out

Competing in the qualification round Group B yesterday, Kang, who was carrying a shoulder injury, cleared the automatic qualification mark of 83m in his third and final throw as he sent the iron spear to a distance of 84.22m. He had a 82.22m in his opening throw and then came up with 82.14m in his second.

World Athletics Championships: Ramil Guliyev denies Wayde van Niekerk's double-dream to win 200 metres

World Athletics Championships: Ramil Guliyev denies Wayde van Niekerk's double-dream to win 200 metres

The 27-year-old Guliyev, who had never won a medal in a senior global event, finished just the stronger to triumph in 20.09 seconds before setting off on a lap of honour carrying the flags of both of his nations.

World Athletics Championships: Kori Carter earns shock 400m hurdles win from outside lane

World Athletics Championships: Kori Carter earns shock 400m hurdles win from outside lane

All eyes had been on Carter`s U.S. team mate, Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad, who had been the strong favourite, but it was the former American champion in lane nine who maintained her form best to race to victory in 53.07 seconds.

World Athletics Championships: Caster Semenya eases through 800m heats, Maryna Arzamasova out

World Athletics Championships: Caster Semenya eases through 800m heats, Maryna Arzamasova out

South African Semenya, last beaten at the World Championships semi-final in Beijing two years ago, was third going into the final straight and eased past Rose Mary Almanza and Natoya Goule to win in 2:01.33.

IAAF World Championships: London hotel says it's not to blame for athletes' stomach bug

IAAF World Championships: London hotel says it's not to blame for athletes' stomach bug

Several Botswana, German, Canadian, Irish and Puerto Rican athletes staying at the Tower Hotel, near Tower Bridge, have been taken ill over the last few days, with some put into effective quarantine and others forced to miss their events.

Jamaica overcomes the hurdles, finally gets its gold

Jamaica overcomes the hurdles, finally gets its gold

That 110-meter hurdler Omar McLeod was at the center of this celebration Monday wasn't all that big a surprise.

IAAF boss Sebastian Coe hopes for respectful medals ceremony, for Usain Bolt's sake

IAAF boss Sebastian Coe hopes for respectful medals ceremony, for Usain Bolt's sake

Gatlin -- who served two doping bans -- has been roundly booed by the spectators at the London Stadium.

World Athletics Championships: Indian players disappoint as Dutee Chand crash out

World Athletics Championships: Indian players disappoint as Dutee Chand crash out

Dutee, who got a quota entry despite failing to come up with the qualification standard, finished sixth in heat number five of the women's 100m first round after clocking a below- par 12.07secs.

World Athletics Championships: Medal hopeful Neeraj Chopra leads 25-member Indian team

World Athletics Championships: Medal hopeful Neeraj Chopra leads 25-member Indian team

For a country which has taken part in every championships since the first one in 1983, legendary long jumper Anju Bobby George's bronze in Paris 2003 has been the lone medal at this global stage.

World Athletics Championships: Kenya plots London conquest without David Rudisha

World Athletics Championships: Kenya plots London conquest without David Rudisha

Kenya`s reputation for middle and long distance running has been tarnished by failed doping tests among its elite athletes, including former three-times Boston and Chicago marathon winner, Rita Jeptoo, and Jemimah Sumgong, the first Kenyan woman to win an Olympic marathon gold medal.

World Athletics Championships: AFI urges IAAF to consider PU Chitra's entry after govt steps in

AFI's move came after Sports Minister Goel had earlier in the day advised the national federation to honour the Kerala High Court directive on Chitra to ensure her participation in the world meet.

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan hails HC verdict on athlete Chitra

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan hails HC verdict on athlete Chitra

Despite winning gold in the women's 1500 meters in the Asian championships early this month, Chitra and two other medal winners Sudha Singh (3000 m steeplechaser) and Ajoy Kumar Saroj (men's 1500m) were not selected for the world championships to be held from August 4-13.

Asian Athletics Championships: India names 95-member jumbo squad for Bhubaneswar event

Asian Athletics Championships: India names 95-member jumbo squad for Bhubaneswar event

The event also has added importance as all the gold winners will automatically qualify for the World Athletics Championships to be held in London in August.