Eight-member Indian team for World Athletics

Ace discus thrower Vikas Gowda and middle-distance runner Tintu Luka will spearhead the Indian challenge at the World Athletics Championships.

Blade Runner Pistorius to run at World C’ships

South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has been selected to run in the 400 metres and 4x400m relay at the world athletics championships starting in Daegu, South Korea, this month.

Double amputee Oscar selected for world c`ship

South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has been selected to run in the 400 metres at the world athletics championships.

Semenya gender sounds wake-up call for sports chiefs

In the record books South Africa`s Caster Semenya will go down as the woman who was crowned queen of the 800 metres at the 2009 world athletics championships.

Six athletes at worlds arrested in disco incident

Six athletes from the world
championships were arrested after a scuffle at a Berlin disco,
police said.

Felix and Merritt win but US relay team out

Allyson Felix completed a hat-trick of women’s 200 metres world titles on Friday but fellow American Jeremy Wariner’s bid to match her in the men’s 400 failed when he lost again to compatriot LaShawn Merritt.

South African in gender flap gets gold for 800 win

The South African teenager caught up in the gender-test flap has received her gold medal for winning the 800-meter win at the world championships.

Isinbayeva eyes another pole vault World Record, Gold

Is Yelena Isinbayeva really vulnerable or will she get more silverware, and possibly another pole vault world record as well, at the world athletics championships Monday?