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China’s proposed doping law may be only as good as the rice paper it...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated According to Inside the Games, the Chinese government is going to make doping in China a criminal offence....

Russia scrambles to welcome WADA (again) in latest stalling tactic

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Russia is now apparently scrambling to have the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) enter the infamous Moscow Laboratory to...

Russian lab “ready” for WADA visit; smells of tampering and manipulation

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated One can only imagine the machinations and scrambling that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) went through to make...

2018 Year in Review: Athletics Illustrated’s most searched athletes and stories

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Athletics Illustrated’s (AI) annual recount of the previous year’s traffic includes the most read stories, general traffic numbers...

Russian stalling tactics evoke cowardice of the Battle of Smolensk

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Is Russia is playing roulette with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) by refusing to allow a team into...

World Anti-Doping Agency to visit Russia with a five-person, “full technical mission” to inspect...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated With the World Anti-Doping Agency so ready to reinstate Russia from sporting exile, due to systematic doping, they...

IAAF does the right thing; votes to continue Russia’s ban from athletics for ninth...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Run Anderson, head of the task force that is overseeing the Russian ban from the sport of athletics...

International Olympic Committee signs 10-year Sponsorship Agreement with convicted criminal Jay Y. Lee on...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Does the International Olympic Committee and President Thomas Bach have a moral compass to guide them through the...

The taking of a National Marathon Record: Nearly 43 years of making and breaking...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The last time that the Canadian men’s marathon record changed owners was back in October 1969. It was...
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Mo Farah needs to race Eliud Kipchoge or Dennis Kimetto mano-a-mano

To put Mo Farah’s 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon performance of 2:05:11 into perspective, it was likely just enough and nothing more, by...