track and field
Jul 4, 2015, 6:57 PM EDT
The two claimed victory in the men’s and women’s 100 meters, while American Evan Jager came heartbreakingly close to making history in the steeplechase.
Jul 4, 2015, 10:12 AM EDT
Trinidad and Tobago have been upgraded to silver and France to bronze.
Jul 3, 2015, 11:11 AM EDT
Won’t face Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, who will forgo 200 meters to focus on 100.
Jun 30, 2015, 2:37 PM EDT
Bolt flew to Munich to treat an injury.
Jun 29, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT
The U.S. appears headed for a historically strong World Championships medal haul.
Jun 28, 2015, 8:39 PM EDT
The women’s 800m final was the craziest of the day.
Jun 28, 2015, 4:17 PM EDT
“I want justice for everyone involved.”
Jun 28, 2015, 3:53 PM EDT
Three first-time Worlds members in the women’s 5000m.
Jun 28, 2015, 3:00 PM EDT
Justin Gatlin is slated for the 200m.
Jun 27, 2015, 7:49 PM EDT
The world’s fastest 400m woman in 2014 and 2015 failed to qualify individually for Worlds, but she still might make it.
Jun 27, 2015, 3:00 PM EDT
Allyson Felix and LaShawn Merritt are among those in action.
Jun 26, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT
A 2012 Olympic champion failed to qualify for a final and won’t go to the World Championships.
Jun 26, 2015, 9:00 PM EDT
Watch the men’s and women’s 100m finals on NBC Sports Live Extra.
Jun 26, 2015, 1:58 PM EDT
Athletes are earning spots at this weekend’s U.S. Championships.
Jun 25, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT
Also, a teenager became the fourth fastest American man ever in the 100m.
Jun 25, 2015, 9:36 AM EDT
Bolt does not need to compete at Nationals to be eligible for the World Championships.
Jun 24, 2015, 5:24 PM EDT
Kovacs, raised and first coached by his mom, is favored to win at the U.S. Championships on Sunday, and the World Championships in August.
Jun 24, 2015, 4:29 PM EDT
“Let the haters hate; we’re going to keep winning through hard work, dedication and fair play.”
Jun 23, 2015, 3:20 PM EDT
Competition begins Thursday and runs through Sunday.
Jun 23, 2015, 3:16 PM EDT
World Championships spots are on the line.
Jun 22, 2015, 1:51 PM EDT
Goodwin hasn’t long jumped since the 2012 Olympics.
Jun 19, 2015, 4:51 PM EDT
The USC rising senior completed perhaps the greatest sprint double in history last weekend.
Jun 19, 2015, 10:04 AM EDT
Farah is under scrutiny given reports about his coach. Farah was not implicated in any wrongdoing but is being investigated by UK Athletics.
Jun 17, 2015, 8:18 AM EDT
Watch as Clarke was burned by the Olympic flame while carrying a torch inside Melbourne’s stadium at the Opening Ceremony.
Brazil’s track and field star can make amends at Worlds after saying, ‘I’m never coming back to China’
Jun 16, 2015, 3:54 PM EDT
Pole vaulter Fabiana Murer also picked her favorites to light the cauldron at the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony.
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