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 27-year-old 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 tax-free in this year's London Diamond League event at the Olympic Stadium after the British finance minister agreed to a "one-off" exemption. Jamaican Bolt, who won three golds at last year's London Games, had not previously...