• Wlodarczyk betters own women’s hammer throw world record

    CETNIEWO, Poland (AP) — Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland has bettered her own hammer world record with a mark of 266 feet at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial Throws Festival.

  • Wlodarczyk betters own women’s hammer throw world record

    CETNIEWO, Poland (AP) — Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland has bettered her own hammer throw world record with a distance of 81.08 meters at the Kamila Skolimowska Memorial Throws Festival in Cetniewo.

  • Kibet, Ayalew win Maine road race

    CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine (AP) — Stephen Kosgei Kibet of Kenya and Wude Ayalew of Ethiopia won the men’s and women’s divisions, respectively, in a Maine 10K road race Saturday founded by Olympic hero Joan Benoit Samuelson.

  • Louisville coach Walz, Cardinals’ Moore win 2nd USA gold

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Jeff Walz and Cardinals standout Mariya Moore have their eyes set on an NCAA championship after teaming up to lead Team USA to a second consecutive international championship.

  • Austrian pole-vaulter seriously injured after training fall

    INNSBRUCK, Austria (AP) — The Austrian athletics federation says the country’s leading pole-vaulter was “in serious but stable” condition following surgery on Thursday, hours after she landed beside the mat on her head and neck in a practice jump.