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Report03 Sep 2020

Ortega leads meeting record spree in Marseille

Orlando Ortega was one of four athletes to break a meeting record at the Meeting de Marseille, clocking 13.15 to win the 110m hurdles at the World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze event on Thursday (3).

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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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Report10 Jun 2018

Samba blazes 47.41 Asian record in Stockholm - IAAF Diamond League

He settled into his blocks wearing black socks emblazoned with flames, and moments later we found out why: at the BAUHAUS-galan in Stockholm on Sunday afternoon (10), the sixth meeting of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, 22-year-old Abderrahman Samba unleashed another scorching, stunning display to win the men’s 400m hurdles in 47.41.

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Previews09 Aug 2016

Preview: men's 800m – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

In sharp contrast to the summer of 2012 when David Rudisha arrived in London unbeaten that year over two laps of the track and promptly blew everybody away with his world record run of 1:40.91, this year has been a bit more erratic.

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Report14 May 2016

McLeod keeps cool and storms to sub-13 clocking in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

Who would have thought that without Chinese hurdling hero Liu Xiang present – not even for a farewell appearance – the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai would produce such a dramatic 110m hurdles? But that’s exactly what happened at the night-time meeting on Saturday (14).

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Report01 Aug 2015

Rudisha beaten by Rotich but other top stars excel at Kenyan Trials

World record-holder David Rudisha suffered his first home-soil defeat since winning the Olympic title three years ago as Ferguson Rotich won the 800m at the Athletics Kenya National Trials for the World Championships and All-African Games in Nairobi on Saturday (1).

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Previews29 Apr 2015

Men's distance medley preview – IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015

The new event on the IAAF World Relays programme replaces the 4x1500m and sees teams sending runners out on legs of 1200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m.

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News15 Apr 2015

Kiprop leads Kenyan team for IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015

Two-time world 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop will return to Nassau for the IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015 as the Kenyan team looks to replicate – or even better – their tally of three wins from the inaugural 2014 event.

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