Isaac Makwala

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Caster Semenya  wins the women’s 1,500m  during the Diamond League meeting at  Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium in Doha, Qatar. Photograph: Karim Jaafar/AFP/Getty Images

Caster Semenya put aside the controversy over a planned rule change in athletics regarding hyperandrogenism to win the women’s 1,500 metres in a South(...)

Japan’s Abdul Hakim Sani Brown, Trinidad and Tobago’s Jereem Richards, Botswana’s Isaac Makwala, Turkey’s Ramil Guliyev, US athlete Isiah Young and South Africa’s Wayde Van Niekerk compete in the final of the men’s 200m at the World Championships in London. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk hit out at Isaac Makwala and accused him of a lack of respect after missing out on his dream double at the World Cham(...)

South Africa’s Caster Semenya: After falling just short of winning the 1,500m on Monday night, Semenya duly won her heat  in London  in 2:01.34, extending a now unbeaten 23-month winning streak at that distance. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire

No athlete deserves to be burdened with the repeatedly sketchy attention that Caster Semenya has been getting over the last eight years – only at this(...)

Isaac Makwala celebrates his second place finish in his 200m semi-final in London. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP

There was no stopping him this time. After squeezing two qualifying rounds into the one night, Isaac Makwala is through to the final of the 200 metres(...)

Isaac Makwala crosses the line in his solitary 200m heat at the World Championships in London. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The stadium was about half-full and the conditions dreadful but Isaac Makwala produced possibly the single-most outstanding performance of these World(...)

Isaac Makwala has the chance to compete in the 200m semi-finals after being excluded from the 400m on Tuesday. Photograph: John Walton/PA

Isaac Makwala has been handed some salvation from what he called his “sabotaged” 400m final here in London by being offered the chance to rerun his 20(...)

Botswana’s Isaac Makwala was excluded from Tuesday’s 400m final on medical grounds. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP

The IAAF has defended its decision to exclude Botswana medal hope Isaac Makwala from Tuesday night’s 400 metres final on medical grounds following a b(...)

Wayde van Niekerk romped to gold in the 400m in London. Photograph: Matthew Childs/Reuters

He’s already been dubbed the most complete sprinter in athletics history and Wayde van Niekerk continues to demonstrate why. In winning part one of hi(...)

Two cases of norovirus have been identified after an outbreak of illness at one of the official London 2017 World Championships hotels. Photograph: PA

Irish Athletics team manager Patsy McGonagle has requested those athletes yet to compete in London are accommodated at a different hotel to that curre(...)

Ireland’s Thomas Barr after the 400m hurdles heat in London. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Two cases of norovirus have been identified after an outbreak of illness at one of the official London 2017 World Championships hotels. Competition o(...)

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