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European Athletics Team Championships Super League

European Athletics Team Championships Super League

Dick Straight April 25, 2017 0

The best of European athletics will be heading to northern France to compete in the Lille Métropole Stadium from 23 to 25 June 2017. The seventh edition of the European Athletics Team Championships Super

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Sub-4 Onslaught in Women’s 1500 at Pre?

Sub-4 Onslaught in Women’s 1500 at Pre?

Dick Straight April 24, 2017 0

This year’s women’s metric mile at the Prefontaine Classic could see the most sub-4 times in the meet’s history, thanks to the strongest field ever assembled in the United States. Nearly half of the entrants

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Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop win thrilling duels

Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop win thrilling duels

Dick Straight April 24, 2017 0

Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop took the Vienna City Marathon after thrilling duels. Korir edged ahead in the final 150 metres, beating Ishmael Bushendich by two seconds. Korir clocked 2:08:40 in windy conditions,

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Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto triumph in Hamburg

Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto triumph in Hamburg

Dick Straight April 24, 2017 0

Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto grasped the top honours in the 32nd edition of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on Sunday. In a tight men’s finish, Ethiopia’s Mekonnen held off the Olympic Marathon Champion from

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Shuko Genemo ready for another fast race in Vienna

Shuko Genemo ready for another fast race in Vienna

Dick Straight April 21, 2017 0

A year after battling high winds during the Vienna City Marathon Shuko Genemo is back in the Austrian capital. Despite the severe conditions in 2016 the Ethiopian won the race with a personal best

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Stephen Kiprotich targets fast time in Hamburg

Stephen Kiprotich targets fast time in Hamburg

Dick Straight April 21, 2017 0

London’s Olympic Marathon Champion Stephen Kiprotich is ready for a fast race at the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on Sunday. The 28-year-old from Uganda hopes for a 2:06 time in Germany’s biggest spring marathon. And

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Rio jump rivalries to resume in Shanghai

Rio jump rivalries to resume in Shanghai

Dick Straight April 20, 2017 0

Olympic jump champions Derek Drouin and Jeff Henderson will face the men they beat to claim gold in Rio last August when they open their 2017 Diamond League campaigns in Shanghai on 13 May. Both

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Vienna City Marathon records under threat

Vienna City Marathon records under threat

Dick Straight April 13, 2017 0

Both course records could be attacked at the Vienna City Marathon on 23rd April. With deeper elite fields than in recent editions organisers hope to see fast winning times. Current course records stand at

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Pole vault stars to light up Shanghai Diamond League

Pole vault stars to light up Shanghai Diamond League

Dick Straight April 11, 2017 0

An all-star cast takes centre stage for the men’s pole vault at the 2017 Shanghai Diamond League meeting on 13 May as two world champions, the Olympic gold medallist and the world record holder

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Geoffrey Mutai returns to Ottawa Marathon

Geoffrey Mutai returns to Ottawa Marathon

Dick Straight April 11, 2017 0

Paul Gains Geoffrey Mutai has a torrid love affair with the Ottawa 10k. The Kenyan superstar returns to the Canadian capital for the fourth time in six years to compete in this IAAF Gold Label race (Saturday,

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