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Jeptoo urges athletes to take responsibility after serving doping ban

11 February 2020, 8:17 PM

Disgraced marathon champion Rita Jeptoo has resumed training after serving a four-year doping ban and urged fellow Kenyan athletes to be more vigilant about what goes into their bodies so that they avoid suffering the same fate.

Mashele smashes his half marathon personal best in France

18 November 2019, 9:00 PM

South Africa’s runner Precious Mashele smashed his half marathon Personal Best (PB) by 40sec on Sunday, in the 23rd edition of Boulogne-Billancourt half-marathon,  in France.

SASCOC still hopeful of getting medals in Qatar – Shikwambane

2 October 2019, 6:10 PM

South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) Chief Operating Officer Patience Shikwambana says they are still hopeful that athletes participating in the IAAF world athletics championships in Doha, Qatar will still bring home medals.

SA sprinter Horn handed provisional doping ban

16 September 2019, 7:11 PM

South Africa’s fastest female sprinter Carina Horn has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Athletics Integrity Unit said on Monday.

Caster Semenya

IAAF welcomes decision to revoke Semenya’s participation in events

31 July 2019, 4:05 PM

The athletics’ world governing body, IAAF, has welcomed the Swiss Federal Tribunal’s decision to revoke Caster Semenya’s rights to participate in middle distance events.



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