The IAAF World Championships 2019 was held in Doha, Qatar from September 27 to October 6, 2019. The national athletics team won a total of 9 medals (including 3 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze) at this world championship, ranking fourth in the medal tally and overall standings with an aggregate score of 99, and successfully met their goal of surpassing their last world championship results in terms of the number of medals and total score. These were the best results since the 4th IAAF World Championships in Athletics held in Stuttgart in 1993, and the total number of medals won (9 medals) tied the previous record, also won by the Chinese team, for medals won in a single world championship.