Justin Gatlin's omission is no surprise, though, as the IAAF changed its rules in 2015 to exclude from its list anyone who has ever been sanctioned for a serious doping offence.
As per the NADA code, athletes caught for a second anti-doping rule violation get a maximum suspension of eight years.
The 34-year-old is the first athlete to win the Great North Run four times in a row. He is now level in terms of most victories with Kenya's Benson Masya, who was champion four times in the 1990s.
French police arrested a 24-year-old man Thursday in connection with an assault on French world 800 metres champion Pierre-Ambroise Bosse, sources close to the investigation said.
Considered the greatest athlete of all time, Jamaican Bolt drew curtains on his illustrious career after a disappointing performance at the World Championship in London, where he could only win a bronze in the 100m.
Mo Farah, who had agonisingly fallen just short of a third successive distance world double in London last Saturday taking silver in the 5,000 metres, cruised home in the 3,000m at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting.
One of the selection committee members said it was not possible to include all medal winners of the Rio Paralympics.
Javelin thrower Davinder Singh Kang has claimed that Athletics Federation of India asked him to drop out of the recently-concluded World Championships as he was facing doping charges but the AFI dismissed it as a non issue, saying it had done so to save the country from shame.
The legendary sprinter retired from athletics at the World Championships.
Usain Bolt found solace in Manchester United's win after a rough week at the World Athletics Championships.
Slated to run the final leg of the men's 4x100 relay for Jamaica, Bolt tumbled to the track with an injury just after teammate Yohan Blake handed him the baton.
Usian Bolt said his emotions were still in check at the thought of bowing out of track and field.
Davinder Singh Kang's best effort of 84.22m put him in seventh position among the final round qualifiers
Wayde an Niekerk, at just two-hundredths of a second, added silver to the 400m gold medal he won on Tuesday, unable to catch Ramil Guliyev in his strong finish and plunge for the line.
Botswanan star Isaac Makwala didn't run like a sick man as he breezed into the 200 metres world championship semi-finals timing 20.20 seconds in a solo time-trial on Wednesday.
Sebastian Coe, president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), admitted earlier Sunday he was nervous at how the crowd would respond when the 35-year-old two-time dope cheat, who had taken the title denying crowd favourite and Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt a final individual gold, in Saturday's final, stepped on top of t...
Usain Bolt suffered a dreadful start and could only claim bronze in 9.95sec.
Sprinter Dutee Chand and quartermiler Muhammed Anas Yahiya crash out in the first round heats in London.