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Once in a Century Olympic Champion Headlines Pre Classic’s Bowerman Mile

For the first time since his historic win in Rio, Matthew Centrowitz will return to Hayward Field to battle the world’s best in the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Best-Ever Women’s 800 Field Ready for Pre Classic

The women’s 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic can once again easily pass for the World Championships final in any year. Every medalist from the...

$3.2 million prize money for Finals of 2017 IAAF Diamond League

IAAF In a major restructure, the IAAF Diamond League has adopted a championship style model with the finalists competing for a prize pool of $3.2...

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,...

Who is Mo Ahmed?

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated St. Catharine, Ontario native Mo Ahmed has long been running in the shadow – at least within the...

Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  On Saturday, Moncton’s Genevieve Lalonde broke the Canadian 3,000-metre steeplechase record, during the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League track...