Zharnel Hughes on piloting and Usain Bolt’s career advice
Zharnel Hughes is addicted to speed. That may come as little surprise given he is the European 100m champion, but while his rivals focus strictly on earthbound feats, Hughes’ “obsession” has taken him to literal new heights. Last year, the man nicknamed ‘Captain’ by former training partner Usain Bolt... Read more
Timetable and main events for Doha 2019
2019 World Athletics Championships Venue: Khalifa International Stadium, Doha Dates: 27 September-6 October Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website and app; Listen live on BBC Radio 5 Live; Live streams, clips and text commentary online. Full schedule from the IAAF website Great Britain... Read more
Six-time Olympic champion in US team for Worlds for ninth consecutive time
Six-time Olympic champion Allyson Felix has been selected in the USA team for the World Athletics Championships for a record ninth consecutive time. Felix, 33, only returned to competitive racing at the Great North City Games last week, just 10 months after giving birth to her first child by... Read more
American sprinter says he will never fail a drug test
American sprinter Christian Coleman has defended himself and said he has “never failed a drug test and never will”. Coleman, 23, had been charged with missing three drugs tests and was facing an automatic one-year ban. But the US Anti-Doping Agency (Usada) withdrew the charge earlier this month after... Read more