Nick Helm: One Man Mega Myth
John Kearns: Sight Gags for Perverts
Baton blunder returns to haunt Britain's sprint relay team
Briton will take his place in the final
Two years ago in Daegu, the last time the World Championship men's 100m final was contested, it was all about the false start. This time, it was more like the false art.
That the last world record on this track went to a Paralympic athlete seemed a fitting finale to the closing act of the first part of the Olympic Stadium’s life. It has played host to the transformation of a movement and on Sunday it hosted a full-house of 65,000 to celebrate what Paralympic sport has become to this country in the space of a year. Outside the Paralympic Games it is the largest ever audience for such an event.
Bulldozers are coming to iconic venue but they cannot destroy memories
Record-breaker gets year's best time and fastest of any of the men he'll run against in Moscow
If the bid was dubious, the consequences were glorious
Tom Peck on the other flame that needs to be kept alight
High-profile sprinters are among six athletes to have failed drug tests in the space of 24 hours
In the bowels of the Stadio Olimpico late on Thursday night, Usain Bolt, clad in an Italy football shirt, leaned across to Justin Gatlin and offered his hand. Gatlin took it and Bolt gave him a pat on the back too.
Our new columnist is back on track in the 1500m and ready for the World Championships
Usain Bolt's appetite for medals and fame is now enhanced by his very own eatery
It was fair to say that Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce was still in a state of shock yesterday. "When I got off the plane at Heathrow yesterday and gave the immigration officer my passport, she asked 'What's your purpose for being here?'" the Jamaican sprinter, who won the Olympic 100m title in Beijing in 2008 and at London 2012, recounted. "I said: 'Oh, I'm an athlete. I'm here to compete in Birmingham.' She said: 'OK, so were you at the Olympics?' I was like: 'Yes, I was at the Olympics.' She said: 'Do you know Oscar Pistorius?' I said 'Yes.' She said: 'He shot his girlfriend.' 'I was like: 'Are you serious?'"
A three day event, dubbed the 'London Anniversary Games', will be held at the Stratford stadium in July
A man who hurled a plastic beer bottle to “put off” Usain Bolt at the start of the Olympic 100m final was today given a community order.