Olympic gold medalist Emma Snowsill has retired from competitive triathlon at age 33.
Italy's anti-doping tribunal has banned former Olympic race walk champion Alex Schwazer for 3.5 years.
Former Olympic race walk champion Alex Schwazer will be questioned by the Italian Olympic Committee on Oct. 16 after being excluded from the London Games for doping.
Usain Bolt clocked 19.58 seconds to win the 200 meters at the Athletissima Diamond League meeting on Thursday.
An official says one of Somalia's best female athletes drowned after the small boat she was riding in capsized off the Libyan coast during an attempted crossing to Italy for training a month ago.
Usain Bolt got the gold medal and another world record, too, anchoring the Jamaicans to victory in 36.84 seconds Saturday night to cap off his second straight 3-for-3 Olympics.
The IOC has opened an investigation into the Italian race walker expelled from the London Games for doping and could retest the 2008 gold medalist's samples from Beijing.
Defending champion LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. pulled up in the backstretch of his 400-meter preliminary heat, stopped in his quest for a second straight Olympic title by an ailing left hamstring.
Tirunesh Dibaba of Ethiopia pulled away with 600 meters to go and won the 10,000 meters at the London Games on Friday to defend her Olympic title.
Jamaica has been the unquestioned power in the world of sprinting ever since Usain Bolt floated across the finish line in world-record time at the 2008 Beijing Games. So, what is does the team have in store for its second act?
Former world high jump champion Blanka Vlasic has withdrawn from the London Olympics after failing to recover from injuries and health issues.
Double-amputee runner Oscar Pistorius is going to the London Olympics after being selected for South Africa's 1,600-meter relay team.
With a Monday runoff in the women's 100 meters still looming over the U.S. track trials, Wallace Spearmon kept the men's 200 controversy-free with an easy victory.
Olympic bronze medalist Tasha Danvers has announced her retirement from track and field after failing to recover from a succession of injuries.
Former world high jump champion Blanka Vlasic says she is doubtful for the London Olympic because of health problems.
Olympians Ryan Hall of the United States and Kim Smith of New Zealand have confirmed that they will run in the ING New York Marathon in November, race officials announced Wednesday.