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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

Christopher Kelsall August 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Day one at the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships came to a close with few surprises, but with a few favourites winning too. For example Mo Farah

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Drug cheats go 1-2-3-4 at Lausanne Diamond League meet, apparently it pays to cheat.

Drug cheats go 1-2-3-4 at Lausanne Diamond League meet, apparently it pays to cheat.

Christopher Kelsall July 10, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Drug cheat Justin Gatlin won the 100-metre race at the Lausanne, Switzerland Diamond League meet on Thursday July 9th in the time of 9.75. His closest competitors Asafa

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The clown show continues onto Lausanne: Five drug cheats to compete in the same race

The clown show continues onto Lausanne: Five drug cheats to compete in the same race

Christopher Kelsall July 9, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The Lausanne, Switzerland Diamond League meet on Thursday, July 9th will feature at least five drug cheats go head-to-head in the 100-metre sprint, they are Asafa Powell, Justin

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U.S. relay team stripped of 2012 Olympic silver medal.

U.S. relay team stripped of 2012 Olympic silver medal.

Christopher Kelsall May 13, 2015 1

In 2012, I wrote, in an article that continues to attract readers: “Why did the USA not get disqualified? Here is a picture of team USA, on the curve, gaining advantage by stepping on the line,

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United States Anti-Doping Agency Does the Right Thing

United States Anti-Doping Agency Does the Right Thing

Christopher Kelsall December 18, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) got it right Wednesday, December 17th, when they announced the banning American sprint coach and former athlete John Drummond for eight years. Drummond

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Is Justin Gatlin Taunting the Bear?

Is Justin Gatlin Taunting the Bear?

Dick Straight September 9, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated   Sprinting, like cycling, is rife with suspicious results throughout the top performance range. Such is the state of sprinting at the world-class level that all 100m performances under

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Time For Tyson Gay To Walk Away

Time For Tyson Gay To Walk Away

Dick Straight May 3, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Is Tyson Gay a little sociopathic like Lance Armstrong, but perhaps a lesser version? Shall I suggest: villain light? Gay told us this time last year when it was

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Drug Cheats Asli Cakir Alptekin and Tyson Gay Should be Banned

Drug Cheats Asli Cakir Alptekin and Tyson Gay Should be Banned

Christopher Kelsall February 13, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) moved to reinstate the provisional suspension of Turkish drug cheat, Asli Cakir Alptekin. She had anomalies in her biological passport, this,

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Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

Christopher Kelsall February 7, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Two of the world’s superpowers in the sport of athletics are Jamaica in sprinting and Kenya in middle-distance and long-distance running. After several years of world domination by

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Banned Stimulants and Steroids detected in 2013

Banned Stimulants and Steroids detected in 2013

Christopher Kelsall December 22, 2013 0

© Copyright – 2013 – Athletics Illustrated Below is additional information about what banned substances track and field athletes have tested positive for during 2013. Five Jamaican track and field athletes tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs

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