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Bahrain and China continue their dominance in Doha - Asian Championships, day 3

April 23, 2019 - 21:47
China and Bahrain continued their dominance at the 23rd Asian Athletics Championships in Doha on Tuesday (23).
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IAAF Inside Athletics – Eliud Kipchoge

April 23, 2019 - 13:14
Eliud Kipchoge stars in the sixth episode of the latest season of IAAF Inside Athletics.
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Injuries and illness behind him, de Grasse ready to pick up where he left off

April 23, 2019 - 11:02
It is coming up on three years since Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse earned three Olympic medals - 200m silver, 100m and 4x100m relay bronze - indicating he could be a dominant force for years to come.
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Williams leads continued Jamaican dominance at CARIFTA Games

April 23, 2019 - 10:21
Jamaica extended its uninterrupted dominance of the Games to 35 years at the 48th edition of the CARIFTA Games held in the Cayman Islands from 20-22 April.
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USA names strong squad for IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019

April 23, 2019 - 10:00
Eleven world medallists and three 2016 Olympic medallists feature on the US team for the IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019, set to take place on 11-12 May.
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Gong, Schwanitz and Carter lead Stanford shot put cast – IAAF Diamond League

April 23, 2019 - 01:21
The winners of the past five global titles will clash in the women’s shot put at the Prefontaine Classic – the seventh meeting of this year’s IAAF Diamond League – in Stanford on 30 June.
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Past winners Warner and Johnson-Thompson set for Götzis return

April 23, 2019 - 00:55
Defending Hypomeeting decathlon champion Damian Warner and 2014 heptathlon winner Katarina Johnson-Thompson will return to the IAAF Combined Events Challenge meeting in Götzis on 25-26 May.
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Samba sizzles 47.51 in Doha - Asian Championships, day 2

April 22, 2019 - 19:36
Valiantly living up to expectations, hometown hero Abderrahman Samba blazed to a dominant 400m hurdles victory to highlight the second day of action at the Asian Athletics Championships in Doha on Monday (22).
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Taylor, Thompson and McLeod set for Nanjing

April 22, 2019 - 10:12
Christian Taylor, Elaine Thompson and Omar McLeod are among the seven Olympic champions so far confirmed for the Nanjing World Challenge on 21 May.
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Palma and Inga rule in 50km at Pan American Race Walking Cup in Mexico

April 22, 2019 - 10:10
Mexico’s Isaac Palma ruled on his home state and Peru’s Evelyn Inga posted a breakthrough performance to dominate the 50km at the Pan American Race Walking Cup in Mexico in the south-eastern city of Lazaro Cardenas, the fifth leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge.
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Mondo named sole supplier of athletics equipment and track surfacing for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

April 22, 2019 - 09:53
Mondo announced today that it has signed a contract to become the sole supplier of athletics equipment and track surfacing for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.
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Kenya and South Africa shine at African U18/U20 Championships in Abidjan

April 22, 2019 - 09:35
Kenya and South Africa reinforced their dominance on the continent at the African U20 and U18 Championships which came to a close on Saturday (20) following five days of intense competition at Stade Félix Houphouët-Boigny in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan.
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Gong and Hadadi dominate, Bahrain takes four titles on the track as Asian Championships kick off in Doha

April 21, 2019 - 20:00
Throwers took centre stage as the 23rd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships got underway in Doha on Sunday (21).
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Karlstrom and De Sena dominate 20km at IAAF Race Walking Challenge in Mexico

April 21, 2019 - 11:40
Sweden’s Perseus Karlstrom achieved a historic win while Brazil’s Erica de Sena confirmed her favourite status as they dominated the 20km on the opening day of the 2019 Pan American Race Walking Cup in the south-eastern city of Lazaro Cardenas for the fifth leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge on Saturday (20).
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Norman blazes 43.45 400m at Mt SAC Relays, Crouser blasts 22.74m shot put at Long Beach

April 21, 2019 - 09:32
US 400m runner Michael Norman and Olympic shot put champion Ryan Crouser started their 2019 outdoor campaigns on Saturday (20) with the best ever season debuts in history in their respective events.
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Watch the CARIFTA Games live stream

April 20, 2019 - 17:00
Working in cooperation with local organisers, the IAAF will be live streaming all three afternoon sessions from the 2019 CARIFTA Games, which take place from 20-22 April at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.
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Fab Five – IAAF World Relays rousing races

April 20, 2019 - 10:59
In the third of the fab five series ahead of the IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019, set for 11-12 May, we look back on five rousing races that took place in the previous four editions of the IAAF's newest World Athletics Series event.
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Weekend road round-up: Kimutai and Godfay break course records at Yellow River Estuary International Marathon 

April 20, 2019 - 10:35
Kenya’s Felix Kimutai and Afera Godfay of Ethiopia raced to course records at the Yellow River Estuary International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race, in the Chinese city of Dongying on Saturday (20).
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Asher-Smith, Ta Lou and Guliyev headline classy 200m line-ups in Doha - IAAF Diamond League

April 18, 2019 - 14:44
Triple European champion Dina Asher-Smith and reigning world and European champion Ramil Guliyev will both launch their seasons in earnest over 200m in the Doha Diamond League, the first stage of the 2019 IAAF Diamond League, on 3 May.
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Weekend road preview: Mekasha targets course record in Dongying, Asefa looks to regain Yangzhou title

April 18, 2019 - 10:50
Organisers of the Yellow River Estuary International Marathon have assembled a deep field capable of breaking the men’s and women’s course records at the IAAF Gold Label road race in Dongying on Saturday (20).
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