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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...

Rudisha returns as distance stars gather in Shanghai

Double Olympic champion David Rudisha is one of four Kenyan track stars set to take centre stage at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting this...

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...

Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Prefontaine Classic The men’s hammer throw returns to the Prefontaine Classic after a hiatus of 11 years in what will be the event’s best collection...

Phyllis Francis Leads Olympic-Sized Pre Classic Women’s 400

Prefontaine Classic World champion Phyllis Francis will recognize every other runner in the Prefontaine Classic women’s 400 – she’s been on the podium with each of them. Francis...

Chinese long jump stars to take on world’s best at Shanghai Diamond League

Marleen Rennings China’s teenage long jump star Wang Jianan will lead a quartet of homegrown talent against two of the world’s best leapers at the...

Bett takes on the best of the rest at 2016 Shanghai Diamond League

World champion Nicholas Bett heads a 400m hurdles line-up at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League that could even put the meeting’s favourite event, the...

Zhang vs Bondarenko in IAAF Diamond League Shanghai

Marleen Vink, Shanghai Diamond League China’s very own maverick high jump hero Zhang Guowei is set to star at the 2016 Shanghai Diamond League meeting...

Youngsters Add Special Interest to Pre Classic International Mile

When the Prefontaine Classic’s famous Bowerman Mile became overwhelmed by the interest of the world's best middle distance runners, the International Mile was born. Aiming...

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...