South African paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius waits before his sentencing hearing at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, South Africa on 16 October 2014 State to challenge Pistorius verdict

South Africa prosecutors say they are going to appeal against the conviction and sentence given to athlete Oscar Pistorius for killing his girlfriend.

David Weir and rival Marcel Hug London hosts 2015 IPC marathon event

London will replace Doha as the host of the 2015 IPC Athletics Marathon World Championships.

Oscar Pistorius Pistorius 'unlikely to compete again'

Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete again after he is jailed for killing his girlfriend, says the psychiatrist who assessed him.

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