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Brigid Kosgei: School dropout, mother of twins and world record-holder

Athletes often have that one thing that fuels their determination to succeed and for women's marathon world record-holder Brigid Kosgei, it is her difficult childhood.

Simone Biles: Gymnast breaks World Championships medals record

Simone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in World Championships history with two more golds on Sunday at Stuttgart 2019

Scotswoman sets record: Around the world in 125 days on a...

Scotswoman Jenny Graham arrived back in Berlin on Thursday evening, 125 days after embarking on a round-the-world trip on a bicycle and setting a new world record in the process, the British embassy in the German capital announced.

Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record by clocking a time of two hours one minute 39 seconds in Berlin.

Imperious Ledecky glides to women’s record 12th gold at worlds

American Katie Ledecky claimed a women's record 12th career gold at the world swimming championship in Budapest

Brazilian artist paints ‘biggest’ ever mural

Many painters struggle to get their work viewed but Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra won't have a problem - his most recent work is billed as the biggest in the world.