Categories
Sports News

WADA Raised Concern Over US Anti-Doping Issue As NFL Test Positive

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has slammed a two-week suspension given to National Football League (NFL) player Luke Gifford after he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance, claiming the sanction “brings into sharp focus the anti-doping problems that exist in the United States”. A WADA spokesman said the ban given to Gifford, who plays for the […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: South Africa ( Potchstroom) Meet

Potchefstroom (South Africa), 24.11.2020 Men 100m heat 1 (1.9) Ntando Motsepe 10.37; heat2 (2.1) 1 Henru Olivier 10.35; 2 Chederick van Wyk 10.43 200m heat 2 (-1,2) 1 Henru Olivier 21.06; 2 Chederick van Wyk 21.39 400m Johan Stadler 47.41 1.500m 1 Nkosinathi Sibiya 3:47.33; 2 Luan Munnik 3:49.38 Shot Put-u20 (6 kg) Willem Coertzen […]

Categories
Weight Lifting

Two Romanian Weightlifters Lost Their Olympics Medals To Doping After A Re-Tested Sample

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday stripped two Romanian weightlifting athletes of their medals from the 2012 Olympic Games and disqualified a third over the use of anabolic steroids. Roxana Cocos, who won silver in the women’s 69kg category and team mate Razvan Martin, a bronze medallist in the men’s category of the same […]

Categories
Football

Libya Coach Resigned

The coach of Libya national team, Ali El Margini, has called off his coaching engagement with the team just after less than three months on the saddle. Margini resigned as coach of Libya after just three games in charge. He was only appointed in September and since then Libya have lost a friendly to Comoros […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Across Argentina Meets

Buenos Aires (Argentina), 21.11.2020 Men 100m (4.1) 1 Franco Florio 10.21; 2 Irha Joel dos santos 10.49; 3 Otilio Rosa 10.59 -no official marks- 3.000m Bernardo Maldonado 8:08.59 Hammer- Joaquín Gómez 71.32 Women Hammer-1 Jennifer Dahlgren 64.52; 2 Daniela Gómez 61.52 Córdoba (Argentina), 21.11.2020 Men SP Ignacio Juan Carballo 18.89 Paraná (Argentina), 21.11.2020 Men Shot […]

Categories
Football

More Woes For CAF President: Banned For Five Years With $200k Fine

Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Ahmad has been banned for five years by Fifa for breaching various codes of ethics; and also slammed with $200,000 fine. The Fifa vice-president, 60, has been found to have breached codes relating to duty of loyalty, offering and accepting gifts, abuse of position as well as misappropriation of […]

Categories
Uncategorized

Results: Meets Australia And New Zealand

Nathan (Australia), 18.11.2020 -Sunshine Coast Track Classic- Men 3.000m 1 Alexander Stitt (2001) 8:10.00; 2 Jordan McLennan 8:14.13 Canberra (Australia), 22.11.2020 Women 200m (2.3) Angelina Blackburn 24.47 400m Lauren Boden 55.01 1.500m Brittany Kaan 4:22.64 Hamilton (New Zealand), 21.11.2020 Women High Jump-Keeley O’Hagan 1.85 High Jump- u20 1 Josie Taylor (2002) 1.80; 2 Josephien Reeves […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Meets Across South America

Asunción (Paraguay), 21.11.2020 Men Javelin-Giovanni Díaz 71.16 Buenos Aires (Argentina), 21.11.2020 Men 100m (4.1) 1 Franco Florio 10.21; 2 Irha Joel dos santos 10.49; 3 Otilio Rosa 10.59 Bragança Paulista (Brazil), 20-22.11.2020 -National Championships u18- Men 100m (20) (2.3) 1 Izaias Alves Sales 10.37; 2 Enzo de Castro Barros 10.66 200m semis (21) Izaias Alves […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Indoor US Meet

Fort Wayne -IN- (United States), 19-20.11.2020 -Turnstone Classic- INDOOR Men 60m Zayquan Lincoln 6.82 3.000m Adrien Gentie (fra) 8:28.41 Long Jump- Jordan Downs 7.54 Sioux Center -IA- (United States), 21.11.2020 INDOOR Women 60m Emma Baker 7.58

Categories
Latest Results

Results; Australia Meet

Sydney (Australia), 21.11.2020 Men 400m 1 Keegan Bell 47.49; 2 Joshua Atkinson (2003) 47.68; 3 Liam Bell 48.18 800m 1 Charlie Jeffreson (2004) 1:49.81; 2 Lachlan Raper 1:49.92 3.000m A 1 Zachary Faccioni 7:51.61; 2 James Nipperess 7:55.79; 3 Jye Edwards 7:56.58; 4 Joshua Phillips 8:00.10; 5 Joe Burgess 8:05.41; 6 Joshua Johnson 8:08.17; 7 […]

Categories
Athletics

Japan Long Distance Meet

Tokyo (Japan), 21.11.2020 -Hachioji Long Distance Meet- Men 10.000m heat 8 1 Justus Soget (ken) 27:35.57; 2 Evans Keitany (ken) 27:36.08; 3 Samuel Chemolei Masai (ken) 27:36.37; 4 Titus Wambua (ken) 27:39.50; 5 Kiprono Sitonik (ken) (2001) 27:42.99; 6 Lorot Andrew (ken) 27:45.08; 7 Philemon Kiplagat (ken) 27:45.87; 8 Saidimu Simon (ken) 27:46.01; 9 Macharia […]

Categories
Athletics

Brazil U-18 National Championship

Bragança Paulista (Brazil), 20-22.11.2020 -National Championships u18- Men 100m (20) (2.3) 1 Izaias Alves Sales 10.37; 2 Enzo de Castro Barros 10.66 400m heats (20) h5 Joao Henrrique Ribeiro Barros 48.76 Long Jump-(20) 1 Gabriel Luiz Boza 7.73 (3.8); 2 Gian Luca Silva Santos 7.38 (4.5) Shot Put- (5 kg) (20) 1 Vinicius Darolt Avancini […]

Categories
Athletics

American Olympics Champion And Former High Jump World Record Holder Passed Away

Walter “Buddy” Davis, The 1952 Olympic high jump champion and former world record holder, American Walter ‘Buddy’ Davis died peacefully in Port Arthur on Tuesday (November 17) at the age of 89. Davis won the National Collegiate Athletic Association high jump in 1952 with a leap of 2.03 metres before going on to claim the […]

Categories
Athletics

Whereabouts Violation Nailed Double NCAA Champion Craddock

Another whereabouts violation has nailed another top American athlete after reigning World Champion Christian Coleman was dropped in ‘cage ban’ by the similar violation. The double NCAA triple jump Champion and Pan American Champion, Omar Craddock has been suspended for whereabouts violation. The Athletics Integrity Unit said the Pan American Games champion has been charged […]

Categories
Football

FIFA To Announce New Maternity Rules For Female Football Players

FIFA is to introduce new maternity rules in a bid to strengthen the protections given to female players. The world governing body said it was bringing in new “global minimum standards” for women’s football. “Landmark reforms” have been backed by the FIFA Football Stakeholders Committee and will now be put before the FIFA Council for […]

Categories
Athletics

Sofia Marathon Winner Viktoriia And Moroccan Sbaii Suspended For EPO Doping

This year’s Sofia Marathon winners, Viktoriia Khapilina and Moroccan Youssef Sbaai, have been provisionally suspended from all racing for doping violations, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Tuesday. Ukraine’s Khapilina and Sbaai of Morocco, who set course records of 2:27:57 and 2:13:03 respectively in the bronze label race in Bulgaria last month, tested positive […]

Categories
Athletics

US Senate Passed A Bill To Criminalise Doping As WADA Raised Concern

A bill known as the Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act, named after Russian whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov was passed by the US Senate; a bill that will allow US officials to prosecute anyone involved in doping at international sporting events. It’s set to be signed into law by President Donald Trump. US Anti-Doping Agency (Usada) chief Travis Tygart […]

Categories
Athletics

Kenya Olympics Champion And Double Reigning World Champion Denied Defilement Of Minor In Court

The 25-year-old Kenya Olympics Champion and double reigning World Champion, Conseslus Kipruto appeared in court on Monday for charges of defilement of a 15-year-old girl. The athlete, who won 3,000m steeplechase gold at Rio 2016, pleaded not guilty to the charges before a magistrate in his home town of Kapsabet on Monday morning. The age […]

Categories
Athletics

South Africa Rademeyer Breaks National U-20 Record

The rising South Africa youth star, 18 years old Kyle Rademeyer who won South Africa Youth Championship last year in his favorite Paarl stadium with 5.30m in pole vault has soared higher above that to break South Africa U-20 record. He vaulted in Paarl again to a new height of 5.54m. Boksburg (South Africa), 14.11.2020 […]

Categories
Latest Results

Namibia ( Windhoek ) Championship

Windhoek (Namibia), 13-14.11.2020 -National Championships- Men 200m (1.1) 1 Ernst Narib 20.94; 2 Ivan Geldenhuys 21.31 400m 1 Ivan Geldenhuys 47.15; 2 Ernst Narib 47.66 Discus- Ryan Williams 56.06 Women 100m (-0,7) Beatrice Masilingi 11.52 200m (2.8) Beatrice Masilingi 22.81

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Walk Meets And Meets Across Japan

Inzai (Japan), 14.11.2020 Men 10 Kms Walk 1 Eiki Takahashi 37:25.21; 2 Koki Ikeda 37:25.90; 3 Yuta Koga 37:35.00; 4 Masatora Kawano 38:23.95; 5 Ryo Hamanishi 40:19.81 Women 10 Kms Walk Kumiko Okada 44:11.56 Shizuoka (Japan), 15.11.2020 Women 3.000m 1 Nozomi Tanaka 9:00.84; 2 Kana Mizumoto 9:21.88 Saga (Japan), 15.11.2020 Men 5.000m 1 Akimo Nomura […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Wollongong Australia (Sunday 15)

Wollongong (Australia), 15.11.2020 Men 100m (3.3) 1 Anas Abu Ganaba 10.26; 2 Jordan Sarmento 10.47 200m (3.3) 1 Anas Abu Ganaba 20.91; 2 Will Roberts 21.12; 2 Jordan Sarmento 21.12; 4 Anthony Gale 21.23; 5 Joshua Azzopardi 21.32 400m James McPaul 48.29 110mh (2.0) Nick Hough 13.89 100mh u16 (0,84m) (2.6) Rashid Kabba 13.25 Triple […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results: Japan

Yokohama (Japan), 14-15.11.2020 Men 10.000m heat 7 1 Ledama Kisaisa (ken) 28:09.30; 2 Keigo Yano 28:29.59; 3 Hayato Imae 28.53.36; 4 Kazuki Ouchi 28:57.85; 5 Yuki Endo 28:58.01 not complete 10.000m heats results due to the weather Women 3.000m heat 6 1 Yui Yabuta 9:13.16; 2 Sora Nobuzakura (2001) 9:13.79; 3 Nanami Watanabe 9:13.81; 4 […]

Categories
Latest Results

Results Across Australia and New Zealand

Adelaide (Australia), 14.11.2020 Men Discus-u18 (1,5 Kg) Darcy Miller 57.47 Women Pole Vault-Madeline Lawson 4.05 Discus-u16 (1 Kg) Marley Raikiwasa 48.04 Newcastle (Australia), 14.11.2020 Women 1.500m (mixed race) 1 Rose Davies 4:25.90; 2 Montana Monk (20Feb2004) 4:29.96; 3 Sarah Schiffmann (12Nov2003) 4:30.66 Canberra (Australia), 14.11.2020 Men 800m 1 Max Rosin (2002) 1:52.72; 2 Hayden Todd […]

Categories
Football

CAF President Ahmad Steps Aside

The 60 years old CAF President, Madagascan Ahmad Ahmad has agreed to step aside on “medical advice” till the end of the month. The announcement came just two days after the 60-year-old was released from hospital in Cairo, where he had spent more than a week recovering from coronavirus. CAF said Ahmad, who goes by […]

Categories
Athletics

Kenya Elijah Manangoi Banned For Two Years

Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has handed Kenyan Elijah Manangoi two years for “whereabouts failures”, which is a breach of World Athletics anti-doping regulations. The 27-year-old is now set to miss the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, having missed three doping tests. Manangoi was provisionally suspended in July for the violations and the AIU said his […]

Categories
Football

Salah Adds To Liverpool’s Woes As He Tested Positive To Covid-19

More Liverpool’s woes were added as Mohammed Salah has tested positive for Covid-19 with the Egyptian FA confirming the news on Friday. In a short statement released on Twitter, they said: ‘The medical swab conducted on the mission of our first national football team showed that our international player, Mohamed Salah, the star of Liverpool, […]

Categories
Athletics

Athletics Integrity Unit Finally Appealled Against Dropping Of Salwa Naser’s Doping Case

Athletics Integrity Unit has made good of their threat as it announced on Thursday that it had appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after the anti-doping charges against world 400 metre champion Salwa Eid Naser were dropped. Naser was charged with breaking whereabouts rules and provisionally suspended in June, but was cleared last […]

Categories
Athletics

Jamaica World Athletics Medalist Dacres Went For Surgery

The 2019 World Championships discus silver medalist, Jamaica Fedrick Dacres is now in a unexpected race against time after undergoing surgery to repair a damaged ligament on his right wrist he suffered during a recent fall. Dacres, who has already qualified for the Olympic Games, revealed his wrist in a cast on social media after […]