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Birmingham set to submit new financial offer in bid to be awarded 2022 Commonwealth Games

Birmingham set to submit new financial offer in bid to be awarded 2022 Commonwealth Games

Dick Straight December 11, 2017 0

From Inside the Games A Cabinet meeting of Birmingham City Council have agreed that a final bid that will be presented to the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF), who have been continuing to seek financial guarantees before awarding

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Track & Field Opens 2018 Season Friday at Hoosier Open

Track & Field Opens 2018 Season Friday at Hoosier Open

Dick Straight December 6, 2017 0

Alex Ryan // ON THE STARTING LINE The University of Cincinnati track and field program is set to open the 2018 indoor season this week as the Bearcats will return to Bloomington, Ind., to take part in

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Running Titans Prevail at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon

Running Titans Prevail at Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon

Dick Straight December 4, 2017 0

Course record holder Stanley Biwottt and 2-time US Olympian Desiree Linden take half marathon championships Erik Burciaga and Caroline Veltri finish first in marathon San Antonio local, Larry Macon, finishes his 2,000th marathon One of the most scenic

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IOC back Rodchenkov as a reliable witness as first details of why Russians disqualified from Sochi 2014 published

IOC back Rodchenkov as a reliable witness as first details of why Russians disqualified from Sochi 2014 published

Dick Straight November 29, 2017 0

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have backed former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov as a “truthful witness” in their first reasoned decision published following the Sochi 2014 doping scandal. The case involves cross-country skier Alexander Legkov,

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Pound warns IOC President not to “stuff it up” when he makes decision on Russia at Pyeongchang 2018

Pound warns IOC President not to “stuff it up” when he makes decision on Russia at Pyeongchang 2018

Dick Straight November 27, 2017 0

From Inside the Games International Olympic Committee (IOC) veteran Richard Pound has launched a stinging attack on world governing bodies for only feeling pain in “their wallets” and not showing a genuine commitment to anti-doping

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Russia appeal for reinstatement turned down by World Anti-Doping Agency

Russia appeal for reinstatement turned down by World Anti-Doping Agency

Dick Straight November 16, 2017 0

From Inside the Games An appeal from the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) to be reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) was turned down here today. The decision by the WADA Foundation Board means there is

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irui and Ayana predict fast times at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017

irui and Ayana predict fast times at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2017

Dick Straight November 16, 2017 0

Fast times will be the obvious target for all of the top runners at the 13th edition of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon – and the 10th anniversary of Airtel becoming the title sponsor

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Family of Lamine Diack step-up communications campaign to demand his release

Family of Lamine Diack step-up communications campaign to demand his release

Dick Straight November 15, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Family members of former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack have stepped-up their campaign to secure his release by distributing a brochure of achievements supposedly “patiently pursued by

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Hopes Bright for Future of Athens Marathon

Hopes Bright for Future of Athens Marathon

Dick Straight November 13, 2017 0

The organisers of the Athens Marathon take an Authentic look back on a record entry of 18,500 runners on Sunday for the 35th edition of their historic race, they are also looking to the

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Samuel Kalalei gives himself early Birthday present while Bedatu Badane takes top women’s honours in Athens Marathon

Samuel Kalalei gives himself early Birthday present while Bedatu Badane takes top women’s honours in Athens Marathon

Dick Straight November 12, 2017 0

  Kenya’s Samuel Kalalei and Bedatu Hirpa Badane of Ethiopia wrote their names in history by becoming winners of the 35th Athens Marathon. In warm conditions and with the historic course presenting its annual challenge

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