LONDON DIAMOND LEAGUE

  • World champion Greene out of London Diamond League July 25, 2013

    London: World champion Dai Greene has pulled out of the 400 metres hurdles at this weekend's Diamond League meeting in London in a bid to get fit to defend his title in Moscow next month. The 27yearold Briton, who has struggled with injury and illness all season, withdrew from last week's...
  • London event drops taxes to lure Bolt for July meet February 7, 2013

    London: Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt and other overseas athletes will be able to compete taxfree in this year's London Diamond League event at the Olympic Stadium after the British finance minister agreed to a "oneoff" exemption. Jamaican Bolt, who won three golds at last year's London Games, had not previously...