Tyson Gay

  • Sprinter Tyson Gay's B sample positive, fails another test 27-07-2013 09:20 AM

    Raleigh: Former world sprint champion Tyson Gay's 'B' sample from an out-of-competition test in May has been confirmed positive for a banned substance, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said on Friday, while adding he had returned another positive test. "We can confirm that the 'B' sample analysis of a sample...
  • Usain Bolt wants to inspire fans weary of doping 25-07-2013 05:34 PM

    London: Usain Bolt will again fly the flag for drug-free athletics at this weekend's London Diamond League meeting after a news conference where the multi-titled Jamaican was bombarded with questions about the sport's latest doping scandals. Any hopes Bolt had that his appearance in London would be a celebration of...
  • Coe calls for four-year bans for drug cheats 21-07-2013 08:49 PM

    London: Former double Olympic champion Sebastian Coe wants the ban for athletes failing drugs tests to be increased from two to four years, he said on Sunday. "We have to go back from two years to four years. The move down to two did a lot of damage to my...
  • IOC, IAAF look at bright side of new doping cases 16-07-2013 10:24 PM

    London: International officials are looking at the bright side of the latest doping scandals to jolt track and field. The positive tests that nabbed top-name sprinters Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson are disappointing but also proof that global drug-testing efforts are working, the IOC and IAAF said on...
  • Dope cloud over sport 16-07-2013 08:53 PM

    The latest doping scandal that has engulfed athletics continues to rumble on as another jamaican athlete who failed a dope test has been identified and the big names caught in the net are facing a dark future. ...
  • Adidas suspends contract with Tyson Gay 15-07-2013 06:23 PM

    Frankfurt: Sportswear company Adidas (ADSGn.DE) has suspended its contract with Tyson Gay after the former double world sprint champion failed an out-of-competition dope test, it said on Monday. "We are shocked by these recent allegations, and even if we presume his innocence until proven otherwise, our contract with Tyson is...
  • Sprinter Tyson Gay fails dope test, pulls out of world championships 14-07-2013 10:02 PM

    Raleigh, North Carolina: Tearful former double sprint world champion Tyson Gay said on Sunday he had tested positive for a substance he could not identify and was pulling out of next month's world championships in Moscow. Gay, the 2007 world champion who had the year's fastest 100 metres time of...
  • Tyson Gay continues impressive buildup with Lausanne win 05-07-2013 08:33 AM

    Lausanne: American champion Tyson Gay continued his impressive buildup to next month's world championships on Thursday by winning the 100 metres at Lausanne's Athletissima Diamond League meeting in 9.79 seconds. Jamaica's former world record holder Asafa Powell was among the athletes left trailing while 2003 world champion Kim Collins of...
  • Weir runs 19.79 to win 200m at Jamaican trial 24-06-2013 12:20 PM

    Olympic bronze medallist Warren Weir ran a scorching 19.79 seconds to win the 200 metres on the final day of the Jamaican trials in the joint 14th fastest time ever on Sunday. On a day that Tyson Gay clocked 19.74 to win the American title, Weir covered the entire field...
  • Tyson Gay sprints to year's fastest 100m to defeat Justin Gatlin 22-06-2013 11:37 AM

    Des Moines, Iowa: Tyson Gay overcame Olympic bronze medallist Justin Gatlin's quicker start and sped to the year's fastest 100 metres, clocking 9.75 seconds at the US trials for the world championships on Friday. Fully fit for the first time in years, Gay took control mid-race with a dominant run...
  • Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin cruise in US 100m qualifying 21-06-2013 12:29 PM

    Des Moines, Iowa: Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin cruised through the opening round of the 100 metres at the US trials on Thursday as America's top sprinters launched their bids for August's world championships. Former world champion Gay, the year's fastest man, won his heat in 10.28 seconds while Olympic...
  • Tyson Gay wins Diamond League sprint in New York 26-05-2013 11:13 AM

    New York: Former world champion Tyson Gay, free from injury for one of the few times in recent years, blitzed his rivals on Saturday to win the 100 metres at the Adidas Grand Prix. Kenya's Olympic champion David Rudisha also outclassed his opponents to easily win the 800m at the...
  • To go home without a gold is very hard: Gay 24-08-2008 05:22 PM

    American sprinter Tyson Gay is positive despite going back empty-handed from from Beijing. ...
  • Usain Bolt: A Bolt out of the blue 01-08-2008 04:47 PM

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  • Eyeing the finishing line: 3 contenders and one goal 18-07-2008 06:28 PM

    Karachi: Fast bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said he was confident Pakistan's hotly-anticipated tour of India next month would pass off safely and urged the two sides to use threats by Hindu radicals as motivation. Pakistan will meet their arch-rivals in five one-day internationals and two Twenty20s in December...
  • Gay, Defar win IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards 26-11-2007 06:41 PM

    Hamilton: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will not play in the opening Test of the three-match series against New Zealand starting on Friday due to the sudden death of his father back in his country. Ajmal's father passed away on Tuesday after being taken to hospital for treatment of fever and...
  • Gay wins 100m in year's fastest 23-06-2007 02:10 PM

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  • Powell equals men's 100m world record 19-08-2006 12:50 PM

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