Meet the new Star of athletics’ war on injury

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There’s nothing sadder than the progress of a world-class athlete being curtailed by injury, like former 110m world record holder Liu Xiang (above). But could an Irishman known as Star Geoghegan hold the key to fitness? SPIKES finds out.

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Yelena’s back! Cain’s improving & Harting breaks more hearts

Russian pole vault queen Yelena Isinbayeva only needed two for the win; China has a new(ish) long jump star in Li Jinzhe; Russia rules race walking; Jess Ennis’ wedding guest list; Cain, Harting and more … SPIKES reviews the weekend, in numbers. 

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The fastest man in fashion

Asafa Powell has ran more sub-10 second 100m races than anyone else, ever. He’s also a part-time agony uncle and full-time fashionista. SPIKES just had to find out more about his new leisure line.

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