Track and Field News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from wire sources.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Wlodarczyk throws 82.98 meters, breaks own hammer record (AP, 3:17 PM ET)

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Jebet breaks world record to win women's 3,000 steeplechase (AP, 6:27 PM ET)
Ruth Jebet sets world record in 3,000-meter steeplechase (AP, 3:47 PM ET)

Friday, August 26, 2016

Ultra-marathon runner reunited with missing stray dog (AP, 12:56 PM ET)
Rieti athletics meeting canceled due to earthquake aftermath (AP, 11:15 AM ET)
SAfrican judge denies appeal for harsher Pistorius sentence (AP, 8:19 AM ET)

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meet (AP, 6:02 PM ET)
Russian doping coach Chegin loses appeal against life ban (AP, 10:18 AM ET)

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Olympic triathlon champ Jorgensen to run 1st marathon in NYC (AP, 4:21 PM ET)
Kenyan athletics head Kiplagat dies after a long illness (AP, 4:19 PM ET)
Without Bolt, track and field starts life after Olympics (AP, 10:46 AM ET)