Posts Tagged Track and field

Usain Bolt: Gay’s reduced doping ban sends wrong message

LONDON (AP) — Usain Bolt believes Tyson Gay should have been thrown out of the sport for doping, calling his American rival’s reduced ban for cooperating with investigators “the stupidest thing I’ve ever heard.”

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Boston Marathon winner Rotich to get Santa Fe parade

SANTA, N.M. (AP) — The city of Santa Fe is holding a parade for a Santa Fe resident who won the Boston Marathon.

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Villanova wins Penn Relays women’s distance medley relay

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephanie Schappert led Villanova to its fourth straight Penn Relays women’s distance medley relay championship Thursday, running the anchor leg at Franklin Field

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Sports feud reopens as Marius Vizer attacks IAAF head Diack

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, toasts with Marius Vizer, head of IFJ and SportAccord Convention president, during a reception in Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Monday, April 20, 2015. (Alexei Druzhinin/RIA Novosti, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Marius Vizer reopened his feud with world sports leaders on Thursday by launching a personal attack on the president of track and field’s governing body.

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French race walker Moulinet confesses to EPO usage

PARIS (AP) — French race walker Bertrand Moulinet has confessed to using a form of the banned performance enhancer EPO after testing positive.

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