The International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) has denied any knowledge of the purported result of Caster Semenya's recent gender verification test being spread by Australian and other European media organisations.
World 5000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot beat her Kenyan teammate Linet Masai in a sprint finish to win the adidas Women's 5k Challenge in London's Hyde Park today.
Ethiopian double world champion Kenenisa Bekele joins American Sanya Richards and Russian Yelena Isinbayeva as the 2009 IAAF One Million USD jackpot winners after winning their respective sixth event at the IAAF Golden League meeting in Brussels.
Newly crowned world 10,000m champion Linet Masai, and 5000m world champion Vivian Cheruiyot, head a high-quality elite field for the adidas Women's 5k Challenge in Hyde Park, London, on Sunday 6th September.
Nigeria's Vivian Chukwuemeka refutes alleged claims that she tested positive for an anabolic steroid during the Nigerian athletics seletion trials for the Berlin World Championships in Abuja last month.
African runners dictated the pace at the 48th IAAF Golden Spike meet (IAAF World Athletics Tour) in Ostrava, the Czech Republic.
Senegal took top honours at the 7th African Region 2 Athletics Championships which ended last night in Port Novo, Benin Republic after beating favourite and regional track and filed powerhouse Nigeria to the first position by just one gold medal.
Kenya's rookie teenager Pamela Jelimo and world champion Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei completes a Kenyan 1-2 sweep of the women's 800 metres at the Beijing's Bird Nest stadium today.