Global Sports: Russians Compete at World Championships, but Not for Their Country

Maria Lasitskene, the gold medalist in the women’s high jump, and Darya Klishina, who won silver in the long jump, were among those participating as “authorized neutral athletes.”

Maria Lasitskene, the gold medalist in the women’s high jump, and Darya Klishina, who won silver in the long jump, were among those participating as “authorized neutral athletes.”

Two Track Luminaries Watch as Their Records Remain Untouched

The seventh day of the world track and field championships had plenty of victories and surprises, but there was no besting the achievements of former stars.

The seventh day of the world track and field championships had plenty of victories and surprises, but there was no besting the achievements of former stars.

Global Sports: Keni Harrison, a World-Record Holder, May Finally Win a Title

Harrison holds the record for 100-meter hurdles but has yet to win a medal of any color in a major global championship. Now, the recovery after a stunning defeat put her in her best form.

Harrison holds the record for 100-meter hurdles but has yet to win a medal of any color in a major global championship. Now, the recovery after a stunning defeat put her in her best form.

How Am I Doing? At Worlds, Video Screens Offer Athletes Real-Time Help

A peek at the giant video boards at London Stadium can give runners, and even throwers, intelligence that can be the difference between winning and losing.

A peek at the giant video boards at London Stadium can give runners, and even throwers, intelligence that can be the difference between winning and losing.

Global Sports: An Awkward and Bittersweet Righting of Doping’s Wrongs

During the world track and field championships in London, competitors from the past participated in do-over medals ceremonies because recent tests revealed doping violations by the original medalists.

During the world track and field championships in London, competitors from the past participated in do-over medals ceremonies because recent tests revealed doping violations by the original medalists.