Ayana Almaz

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 Mo Farah of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Men’s 10,000 metres final at the  16th IAAF World Athletics Championships in the  London Stadium. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty

There are cheerleaders in every sport but not all carry pompoms. It seems that the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has decided to reserve all c(...)

A supporter of Russia during the men’s quarter-final match between Semenov/Krasilnikov of Russia and Diaz/Gonzalez of Cuba for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Beach Volleyball tournament on Copacabana Beach. Photograph: EPA

The head of the Russian delegation in Rio is not happy with the rations in the Olympic village. There is no variety in the meals or the fruit “always (...)

 Mark English competes in the 800 metres heats. Photo: David Gray/Reuters

So much for the nerves, the long wait, and the lost time, because Mark English ran one of the most perfectly smooth and composed races of his young ca(...)

Nickel Ashmeade, Usain Bolt, Nesta Carter and Astafa Powell take a picture with fans after winning gold in the 4x100m men relay during the Beijing 2015 IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium. Photo: Diego Azubel/PA

Nine days and every possible superlative later not even Sebastian Coe could have envisaged it all ending so majestically. And not just the way Asbel K(...)