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News12 Jan 2020

Lewandowski and Tuka take on Kszczot in Torun

World 1500m bronze medallist Marcin Lewandowski and world 800m silver medallist Amel Tuka will line up against Adam Kszczot in the 800m at the Copernicus Cup, part of the World Athletics Indoor Tour, in Torun on 8 February.

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News11 Dec 2019

McNeal and Tuka confirmed for Lievin

Olympic 100m hurdles champion Brianna McNeal and world 800m silver medallist Amel Tuka are the first big names confirmed for the Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais, the newest addition to the World Athletics Indoor Tour, set to take place in Lievin on 19 February.

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Report01 Oct 2019

Report: men's 800m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Twenty-two year old Donavan Brazier earned his first major 800m medal tonight, and a time of 1:42.34 – breaking the 32-year-old Championship and 34-year-old United States records – ensured it would be golden. He also became the first US 800m runner – male or female - to win the world title.

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Report14 Jun 2016

Chilly conditions slow Vicaut but Buchler flies high in Lucerne

Hopes were high that European 100m record holder and 2016 world leader Jimmy Vicaut get close to his time of 9.86 that he clocked last week but chilly conditions at the 30th edition of the Spitzenleichtathletikmeeting in Lucerne reduced the Frenchman to a modest 10.08 in the Swiss city on Tuesday night (14).

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News02 Jun 2016

Tuka and Holzdeppe the first stars named for Madrid

The Meeting de Madrid 2016 will feature rising 800m star Amel Tuka and former world pole vault champion Raphael Holzeppe on Thursday 23 June, organisers of the IAAF World Challenge meeting in the Spanish capital announced on Tuesday (2).

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Previews21 May 2016

All eyes on Ayana in Rabat – IAAF Diamond League

Last June, Almaz Ayana clocked an African all-comers' 3000m record of 8:22.22 in Rabat and her recent win over the same distance on Doha in 8:23.11 prompts the question, how fast can she run over 5000m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in the Moroccan city on Sunday (22)?

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Report25 Aug 2015

Report: men's 800m final – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Nine years ago in Beijing, he was named the ‘Pride of Africa’ by local journalist after winning the world junior title, a day that marked the beginning of a glorious career.

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Feature29 Jul 2015

Tuka poised to spring a surprise in Beijing

There are 95 nations who have won at least one medal in the rich history of the IAAF World Championships but Bosnia and Herzegovina has yet to see its flag flutter at a medal ceremony in the 14 editions of the championships.

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Report17 Jul 2015

Kovacs produces world's best shot put mark since 2003 in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

The evening’s proceedings had only just begun when Joe Kovacs broke the Herculis meeting record with his first throw at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on Friday (17).

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Report11 Jul 2015

Rodgers and Thompson make the most of Madrid's sprinter-friendly facilities

Sprinters Mike Rodgers and Elaine Thompson were crowned as ‘the best performers’ at the 33rd Meeting de Madrid, the annual IAAF World Challenge meeting in the Spanish capital, on Saturday evening (11).

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