Noah Lyles

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Sydney McLaughlin celebrates after winning gold in a world record time in the 400m hurdles. Photograph: Doug Mills/NYT

To get from the Tokyo Equestrian Park to the Olympic Stadium there is an underground tunnel which seems to go on forever and about halfway through I t(...)

Andre De Grasse celebrates after winning the 200m final in Tokyo. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Canada’s Andre De Grasse ended a long run of finishing with minor medals by winning the Olympic men’s 200 metres gold medal with a scorching time of 1(...)

Mary Cain told the New York Times she was “emotionally and physically abused by a system designed by Alberto [Salazar] and endorsed by Nike”. Photograph:  Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images

What more can one say about Nike except that in a hotly contested field it once again leads the way in being the biggest hypocrite in global sport? I(...)

Donavan Brazier of the USA celebrates after winning the men’s 800m final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Khalifa Stadium in Doha, Qatar. Photograph: EPA

Wow. Of all the nights to produce to a World Championship best performance in the men’s 800 metres – and a first gold medal winner in the event for th(...)

Christian Coleman of the United States wins  gold ahead of compatriot Justin Gatlin  and Andre De Grasse of Canada in the men’s 100 metres final at the  World Athletics Championships  at Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images

It wouldn’t be a proper race to decide the fastest man on earth without the need to suspend some credibility. Two years after Justin Gatlin beat Usain(...)

The Khalifa International Stadium in Doha ahead of the IAAF World Athletics Championships. Photograph: Getty Images

The IAAF is discreetly moving away from using the term “fastest loser” on the eve of the world championships after complaints from some inside the spo(...)

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(...)