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World Athletics suspends Olympic qualification until 1 December 2020

World Athletics announces today the qualification period for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is suspended effective from 6 April 2020 until 30 November 2020 included, following consultation with its Athletes' Commission, Area Presidents and Council. During this period, results achieved...

Can Bolt produce the midas touch again?

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 We have been here before so many times, it has become almost deja vu central: Usain Bolt heading a global championship with a question mark over his ability to produce his customary Midas touch. Beijing...

Futsal: A whole different ball game

WITH FUTSAL SET TO FEATURE AT THE YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES (YOG) BUENOS AIRES 2018, OLYMPIC.ORG TAKES A CLOSER LOOK AT THE HUGELY POPULAR FIVE-A-SIDE FOOTBALL FORMAT. THE GREAT INDOORS Futsal is an exciting, small-sided football game that is mostly played indoors....

Mo Farah: “This was very special”

The Kenyans and Ugandans threw everything at Mo Farah over the first nine kilometres of the 10,000m final but the reigning champion still found himself in the position where he is at his most dangerous and virtually unbeatable: at...

Team Ghana’s schedule at the IAAF World Championships London 2017

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. Ghana will be represented by four individual athletes and the women’s 4x100m relay team at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 from 4-13 August. Team Ghana is made up largely of first timers, three of...

Ta Lou qualifies for 100m semi finals with 10.85(PB)

Cote D'Ivoire's Marie-Josée TA LOU clocks 10.85s(PB) in women's 100m heat 2 at the IAAF World Championships Doha 2019. The African champion reflects on her performance and path ahead in this interview with Liquid Sports Ghana: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NbAU9ZRH4bs

Asbel Kiprop chases Hicham El Guerrouj’s record at London 2017

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 Asbel Kiprop has won four major titles at 1500m but his victory in Beijing two years ago was arguably the most impressive of the lot as he had to extricate himself from a seemingly...

Botswana’s Nijel Amos to shine in men’s 800m at London 2017

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 David Rudisha produced one of the most incredible displays of middle-distance running to claim the Olympic title five years ago in a world record of 1:40.91. The Kenyan was aiming to return to the scene...

Ta Lou: “I thank God for the power He gives me.”

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. Moments after winning an amazing silver medal in the women's 100m final at London 2017, Ivorian Marie-Josee Ta Lou said she was surprised to have made the podium, adding she was grateful to "God...

Bright future predicted for the golf course of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 one...

RIO 2016 MARKED A MOMENTOUS OCCASION FOR THE GOLFING WORLD, AS IT MARKED THE RETURN OF THE SPORT TO THE SENIOR OLYMPIC STAGE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN OVER A CENTURY. WITH A STATE-OF-THE-ART COURSE, DESIGNED BY ONE OF...
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