• Mokoka targets fast time in Tokyo

    Cape Town – All set for his World Marathon Majors debut, Stephen Mokoka says he is ready to put up a fight at the Tokyo Marathon on Sunday. After arriving in the Japanese capital on Wednesday, the 32-year-old athlete opted not to take a tour of the 42.2km route ahead of the...

  • IAAF green light for three Russian athletes

    Monaco – Three Russian athletes were on Thursday given the green light to compete internationally under a neutral flag by athletics’ world governing body the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Pole vaulter Anzhelika Sidorova – European champion in 2014, sprinter Kristina Sivkova and hammer thrower Aleksei Sokirskii all met the “exceptional...