• Coburn, Kendricks capture USA Track and Field’s top awards

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — World champions Emma Coburn and Sam Kendricks were voted USA Track and Field’s top athletes for 2017.

  • New Delhi’s polluted air doesn’t deter distance runners

    NEW DELHI (AP) — People breathing New Delhi’s acrid air for the past month have suffered burning eyes and rasping throats, so the notion of thousands of distance runners gulping down lungful after lungful may have seemed strange. But even as the polluted air threatens health, India seems to be embracing physical fitness.

  • Small race winners DQ’d for using agent tied to doping

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marathon organizers in Virginia have stripped winners of last weekend’s races of their titles after discovering they were managed by a Russian sports agent whose past doping concerns were chronicled in an Associated Press report.

  • Marathon winners disqualified for using agent tied to doping

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marathon winners in Virginia have been stripped of their titles because officials say they were managed by a Russian sports agent who has been banned from participating in the races over doping concerns.

  • Jamaica’s Carter at court for Bolt Olympic relay medal case

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter has testified at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to appeal against disqualification from the 2008 Olympics in a doping case that cost Usain Bolt a 4×100-meter relay gold medal.