Martin Fourcade out-skied Simon Schempp from the last shooting station for France to beat Germany in the mixed relay as the biathlon world championships began at the Holmenkollen Arena on Thursday.
Former 1,500-meter world champion Abeba Aregawi failed a doping test and has been suspended pending an investigation, the IAAF and Swedish track and field federation said Monday.
Feyisa Lilesa of Ethiopia won the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday, pulling ahead of Kenya's Dickson Chumba inside the final two kilometers to claim his first major marathon win.
Some of Russia's Olympic and world champion race-walkers have returned to action after serving doping bans in cases that could prove a sticking-point in talks over lifting Russia's ban from global track and field.
Following a cycling feat from Taipei to the southern city of Kaohsiung in January, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) took on another challenge Saturday -- a 520-kilometer ride from the northernmost tip of Taiwan to the southernmost tip.1 Comment
There are two sayings that come along with the Eddie Aikau big-wave surfing invitational: "The bay calls the day" and "Eddie would go."
Brendon McCullum was out for 25 on Monday in his last international innings as New Zealand slipped toward a series defeat on the third day of the second cricket test against Australia.
Taiwan finished with three gold and four silver medals at the 2016 World Indoor Tug-of-War
Alexis Pinturault of France protected his lead from the morning slalom in the afternoon's downhill to win an Alpine combined race and clinch the overall combined title as rival Kjetil Jansrud's bid crumbled on Friday.
Three Taiwanese teams won three gold medals at the 2016 World Indoor Tug-of-War Championships Friday, Feb. 19, in Volendam, the Netherlands.