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Vienna City Marathon: Bounasser surprise champion while Kiprop defends title

Vienna City Marathon Bounasser is the surprise champion while Kiprop defends her title in the heat of Vienna Salaheddine Bounasser is the surprise winner of the Vienna...

Bearcats Close Out War Eagle Invitational with Solid Marks

Bearcats The University of Cincinnati track and field program closed out its time at the War Eagle Invitational Saturday afternoon with three more all-time Top...

Vienna City Marathon: Nancy Kiprop and Helen Tola could go for course record in Austria’s...

Vienna City Marathon Photo credit:  VCM / Leo Hagen Kenya’s defending champion Nancy Kiprop and Helen Tola of Ethiopia are the likely favourites at the 35th edition...

Meeting de Paris 2018: Nafissatou Thiam set to take things to another level

Meeting de Paris The line-up is complete. Following on from French athlete, Kevin Mayer, world decathlon champion last year in London, the other big name...

Dominant Field Set for Pre Classic Women’s 800

Prefontaine Classic The women who swept every medal at the Rio Olympics and last year’s World Championships top a dominant 800 meters for the Prefontaine...

World record holder Dennis Kimetto ready for comeback

Vienna City Marathon Photo credit: VCM / Leo Hgena Dennis Kimetto is ready for a comeback. The marathon world record holder, who ran 2:02:57 in Berlin four...

WADA vice-president calls for independent audit of response to Russian doping crisis

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) vice-president Linda Helleland has called on the organisation to appoint an individual or body with no link...

Amos Now at Home Against a New Wave in Pre Classic 800

Nijel Amos is the world’s top-ranked 800-meter runner, but the Prefontaine Classic record holder who now calls Eugene home will face a formidable field...

Samsung and Papa Diack accused of masterminding secret lobbying plan for Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic...

From Inside the Games New corruption allegations surrounding Pyeongchang's successful bid for this year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games have surfaced in claims that technology giants...

Dino Sefir challenges world record holder Dennis Kimetto in Vienna

World record holder Dennis Kimetto will face some strong challengers at the Vienna City Marathon on 22nd April. The Kenyan, who established the current...