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Who will win women’s 800 metre final Race?

  © Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated ATHLETE SB - 2013 PB Semi-Final Prelim Alysia Johnson Montano  USA 01:57.8 01:57.3 01:58.9 01:59.5 Brenda Martinez  USA 01:58.2 01:58.2 01:59.3 01:59.4 Nataliia Lupu UKR 01:59.4 01:58.5 01:59.4 01:59.6 Ekaterina Poistogova  RUS 01:59.4 01:57.5 01:59.5 01:59.9 Lenka...

Tirunesh Dibaba where is the recognition?

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated David Monti and Let’s Run (.com) came up with a good article about the lack of recognition being...

Turkey Soup – 31 athletes suspended

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Follow the discussion thread on this article. The recent  positive drug tests that implicated 31Turkish athletes - due to...

Dylan Armstrong Wins Silver and Bronze Medals

The long arm of the law - at least with the law within the sporting world  - reached out and slapped Belarussian shot putter...

Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. More shame has been thrust upon the nation of Turkey today, as nine more...

Time to Ban The Turkish Athletics Federation?

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. It is now time for the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to wield...

Gay, Powell and Simpson: Delusion is a symptom of vanity

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated A few of the top male and female sprinters from Jamaica and the USA have had recent out-of-competition...

The Stunning Removal of Wrestling from The Olympic Games

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated On Tuesday, February 12th, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) made a stunning and highly criticized move to strip...
Isaiah Kiplagat, Kenya Flag, Kenyan Flag, Athletics Kenya

Are National Athletics Federations Doing Enough to help WADA?

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Are athletics federations doing enough to support WADA in suspending athletes who test positive for performance enhancing drugs? Athletics...

Andrew Maloney on Lance Armstrong and Ben Johnson

© Copyright - 2012 - Athletics Illustrated Ben Johnson - 30 for 30 If you have spent the last twenty-five years getting over the drama and...