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TSX DAILY: New ESPN promo urges kids to keep playing, but are they really...

= TSX DAILY ~ 19 August 2019 = | 1. | LANE ONE: U.S. survey says most kids quit sports by age 11, but is there really...

ATHLETICS: Miller-Uibo, Wilson and Williams star in wind-swept Diamond League in Birmingham

“It's a beautiful place. I better pack a raincoat and a sweater next time.” American 400 m runner Obi Igbokwe just about summed up the...

TSX DAILY: Australia is having the “Olympic Talk” about Queensland; the Diamond League, money...

= TSX DAILY ~ 16 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: With a possible 2032 bid ahead, Australia’s Queensland region is now having the “Olympic talk” Even...

ATHLETICS Preview: Fraser-Pryce vs. Miller-Uibo at 200 m headlines Diamond League in Birmingham

After almost a month off for national championships (and the Pan American Games in the Western Hemisphere), the IAAF Diamond League resumes in Birmingham...

TSX DAILY: Crazy 2020 Triathlon qualifier ends in double disqualification

= TSX DAILY ~ 15 August 2019 = | 1. |  TRIATHLON: Women’s Olympic qualifier ends with hand-in-hand Brits disqualified, but Summer Rappaport makes U.S. team  This is why...

LANE ONE: Lima has done well, but what is the future of the Pan...

If you have been watching the XVIII Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, you have seen some compelling competition and some amazing stories, the...

ATHLETICS: Obiri beats Hassan in terrific 5,000 m; Fraser-Pryce wins 100 m in 10.78...

The second day of the Muller Anniversary Games in London (GBR) produced more fireworks, including a sensational women’s 5,000 m where reigning World Champion...

ATHLETICS: Jamaica’s Danielle Williams rockets to no. 7 all-time in 100 m hurdles: 12.32!

In an Olympic or World Championships year, you can see the increasing intensity of the season as athletes get into condition to be tested...

ATHLETICS Preview: Dutch record-setter Sifan Hassan faces a tough field in women’s 5,000 m...

The IAAF returns to the site of the 2017 IAAF World Championships this weekend with the Muller Anniversary Games at London’s Olympic Stadium, in...

ATHLETICS: World Record for Sifan Hassan, but Gatlin and McLaughlin delivered the heaviest mail

Friday’s brilliant Herculis meet in Monaco had a rarity in today’s track & field: a world record, specifically 4:12.44 in the mile by Dutch...

ATHLETICS Preview: Noah Lyles ready to sing in Monaco … on and off the...

American sprinter Noah Lyles is one of the most electric athletes in all of track & field, now fourth all-time in the 200 m...

ATHLETICS: Lausanne is Speed City: Lyles, 19:50! Fraser-Pryce, 10.74! Gatlin, 9.92!

There are special athletes whose performances are must-see moments. Jamaica’s iconic Usain Bolt was that way. American Noah Lyles – who will turn just...

ATHLETICS Preview: Lyles looks to regain 200 m supremacy, Roberts makes pro hurdles debut...

If it’s Sunday, it was Stanford; if it’s Friday, it must be Lausanne, as the eighth of 14 IAAF Diamond League meets gets ready...

ATHLETICS: Coleman’s 9.81 win over Gatlin highlights six world leaders at Pre Classic

On a brilliant, sunny day at Stanford with a sell-out crowd of 8,128 on hand for the transplanted Prefontaine Classic, the top performance came...

ATHLETICS: Coleman, Norman, Benjamin, Crouser, Thompson all to be challenged at the Pre Classic...

After a week off, the IAAF Diamond League ramps up with four meets in four weeks, starting with the Nike Prefontaine Classic, held this...

ATHLETICS: Sensational 1,500 finds Dibaba ahead of Hassan once again in Rabat Diamond League

/Updated with revised results of the men's discus/ ~ Now 28, Genzebe Dibaba, Ethiopia’s world-record holder in the 1,500 m, shows no signs of...

ATHLETICS Preview: Which Juan of the stars will shine brightest in Rabat on Sunday?...

The confused IAAF Diamond League schedule started off with about one meet every two weeks, but now finished a stretch of three in 10...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Not so fast on Australia for 2032, no racing at all...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXVth Olympiad ● International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach...

ATHLETICS: World lead for Coleman, McLaughlin runs down Muhammad in 400 m hurdles in...

There was a buzz about this year’s Bislett Games, in front of a sold-out crowd at Oslo’s famed Bislett Stadium ... and it was...

ATHLETICS Preview: Coleman vs. Gatlin and Muhammad vs. McLaughlin highlight sold-out Bislett Games

You knew track & field was in trouble a couple of years ago when the stands were hardly filled at the Bislett Games in...

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