Native American groups have launched a "take back what is stolen" campaign in a bid to recognise the achievements of Jim Thorpe, a double Olympic gold medallist at Stockholm 1912.
The Hellenic Athletics Federation (SEGAS) has unveiled the World Athletics Heritage Plaque awarded to the Athens Marathon in 2019.
Mexican race walker María Guadalupe González Romero has failed in an appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against her four-year drugs ban, and has been charged again with submitting false evidence.
Indian sprint record holder Dutee Chand has placed her car on sale as she attempts to cover the costs of training for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Chicago Marathon has become the latest event on this year's World Marathon Majors circuit to be cancelled because of the COVID-19 crisis.
One of India's greatest athletes has claimed "change is needed" in Indian athletics and cast doubt on the country's ability to earn a medal in the sport at the postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo.
India have launched the search for a new coach to lead them to next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo after Bahadur Singh was forced to step down after more than 25 years because he was refused the chance to carry on in the role because of his age.
Kenya’s Alex Korio Oloitiptip has been banned for two-years after three whereabouts failures within a 12-month period.
The Athens Marathon - and the postponed Athens Half Marathon - have been cleared to take place later this year, with social distancing restrictions.
Belarusian Athletics Federation President Vadim Devyatovskiy revealed he would "consider" Russian athletes who wished to switch allegiance.
Confederation of African Athletics (AAC) President Hamad Kalkaba Malboum has promised the organisation’s main focus in 2021 will be helping athletes to qualify and prepare for the rescheduled Olympic Games in Tokyo, with the African Athletics Championships among the events expected to take place in the build-up.
Germany's Olympic decathlon gold medallist Willi Holdorf has died at the age of 80.
Allyson Felix won the 150 metres showdown against Olympic 400m champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo tonight in a live link-up, seven-venue Inspiration Games that appeared briefly – but erroneously – to have produced an unfeasible world 200m best from Felix’s fellow American Noah Lyles.
Alysha Newman has said she is relishing a return to action when she is one of 10 athletes to compete at the Livestream Games in the women's pole vault.
Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) President Yevgeny Yurchenko has pledged court action if Russian athletes are unable to compete internationally under neutral status.