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Selemon Barega’s world-class 5,000m performance in Brussels

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Only Ethiopians Kenenisa Bekele and Haile Gebrselassie as well as Kenyan Daniel Komen, have run faster than 18-year-old...

Tough tests for Rio’s hurdles heroes in Shanghai

A roll call of recent champions and record breakers will line up for the two hurdles events at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on...

Slugfest in the Bowerman Mile at Pre Classic

The world’s top two current milers will bring their rivalry back to the Prefontaine Classic as headliners for the Bowerman Mile, all set to...

Rio jump rivalries to resume in Shanghai

Olympic jump champions Derek Drouin and Jeff Henderson will face the men they beat to claim gold in Rio last August when they open...

Laura Muir is on fire, “when I was younger I never even dreamed I...

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  Scotland’s Laura Muir is on fire. After finishing in a disappointing seventh place during the Rio Olympic 1500-metre final,...

The women’s 200 meters at the Prefontaine Classic is every sprint fan’s dream.

All three Olympic medalists from Rio are returning to Pre, where the eventual Olympic trio met for the first time last year in a...

Shelby Houlihan is having a career year

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Sioux City, Iowa’s Shelby Houlihan is having a career year with a slew of new personal bests and...

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

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...

Melissa Bishop dives into the deep end at Prefontaine Classic

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Diving into the deep end of the pool, Canada’s all-time greatest 800-metre runner, Melissa Bishop of Eganville, Ontario...

LaShawn Merritt Challenged by New Talent in Pre Classic 400

LaShawn Merritt has won an unprecedented five times in the Prefontaine Classic 400, but this year’s 1-lapper has exciting fresh talent ready to challenge...