Scotland’s Callum Hawkins lies on the ground as Australia’s Michael Shelley runs past during the Men’s Marathon Final at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia. Photo: Tracy Nearmy/Reuters

Commonwealth Games organisers were heavily criticised for not providing sufficient medical assistance to a Scottish marathon runner who collapsed but (...)

Britain’s women’s 4x400m relay team of  Zoey Clark, Laviai Nielsen, Eilidh Doyle and Emily Diamond  celebrate winning silver at the World Championships in London.  Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images.

The former world 400m record holder Michael Johnson has urged the British public not to get carried away with Britain’s late haul of medals at the wor(...)

Kenya’s Geoffrey Kipkorir Kirui high fives spectators as he approaches the finish line in the men’s marathon at the  World Athletics Championships in London. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Kenya’s Geoffrey Kipkorir Kirui prevailed in a compelling east African duel with Ethiopian Tamirat Tola on the streets of London to win the men’s mar(...)