track and field

Erik Kynard becomes 2012 Olympic high jump gold medalist in 2021

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American Erik Kynard was upgraded to a 2012 Olympic high jump gold medal after original gold medalist Ivan Ukhov of Russia was stripped for doping. [more]

Yuri Sedykh, one of track and field’s longest-standing world record holders, dies at 66

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The Russian's 1986 world record is the second-longest standing men’s outdoor world record in the sport of track and field. [more]

Americans Ryan Crouser, Maggie Ewen crowned Diamond League champions

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In shot put events, Maggie Ewen scored her first Diamond League win while Ryan Crouser had the ninth of his career to kick off the Zurch final. [more]