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Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

Laura Muir targets British mile record

Double world indoor medallist Laura Muir has confirmed today that she will target the British record over one mile at the Müller Anniversary Games...

Kamworor and Gudeta face the press before the TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2018

Reigning world half-marathon champions Geoffrey Kamworor and Netsanet Gudeta will go into the TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2018 on Sunday (27 May) as the favourites...

Blaut Punches Ticket to NCAA Finals in High Jump for Bearcats

With three, first-attempt clearances in the women’s high jump, University of Cincinnati track and field standout Loretta Blaut punched her ticket to the NCAA...

German panel urge Bach to change Rule 40 and give athletes more money

From Inside the Games A strongly-worded letter has been sent by a group of German athletes to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, calling...

The stars of Shanghai set to shine at the Monaco Diamond League

The second leg of the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai gave rise to the 8 best performances of the year and 5 meeting records,...

Course record holder Tsegay returns to Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon

Paul Gains Ethiopia’s Yemane Tsegay, who set an Ottawa and Canadian All Comers marathon record here four years ago, leads a stellar field in the 2018...

Bowie and Thompson Top Fabulous Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

It will be gold vs. gold when the world’s best take the starting blocks in the women’s 100 meters at the Prefontaine Classic. Tori Bowie...

History Has Pre Classic’s International Mile Circled

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic’s International Mile – born in 2010 after the meet became inundated by interest in its famous Bowerman Mile – is...

Kamulu, Kiptirui, Teferi and Tirop among the women’s elite field to challenge Netsanet Gedeta...

A strong women’s field, with elite runners from across the globe, has been assembled to challenge Ethiopia’s IAAF World Half Marathon Valencia 2018 winner Netsanet...

WADA President hopeful Russian letter could help break deadlock with RUSADA

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has claimed a letter sent by Russian authorities could help bring an end...