Friday Aug 15
Schippers follows in footsteps of Blankers-Koen
Dafne Schippers emulated legendary Dutch compatriot Fanny Blankers-Koen by completing the 100m-200m sprint double at the European athletics championships on Friday.
Farah returns for European championships after scare
Double Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah returns to action at this week's European athletics championships where the high jump showdown between world champion Bohdan Bondarenko of Ukraine and Olympic champion Ivan Ukhov of Russia should also dominate.
Qatar's - golden boy' Barshim thrilled with medal in Poland
BY RIZWAN REHMAT DOHA: Carrying the medal in his pocket, Qatar's 'golden boy' Mutaz Essa Barshim joked that he forgot to bring the shiny mettle he won in Poland just two days ago.
Qatar's Barshim wins gold
Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim competes in the men's high jump at the world indoor athletics championships at the ERGO Arena in Sopot, yesterday.