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Kipchoge shows Olympic form with Enschede marathon win

April 18, 2021 - 22:38
Eliud Kipchoge, the reigning Olympic champion and world record holder, won the Enschede Marathon on Sunday in preparation for the Tokyo Games.
Categories: Africa News

Wayde van Niekerk cruises to 200m SA title, wants to get 'old mentality' back

April 17, 2021 - 22:10
Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk cruised to victory in the men's 200m on the final day of the SA Track and Field Championships in Tshwane.
Categories: Africa News

Revised Diamond League season to start in Gateshead

April 17, 2021 - 22:10
The Diamond League season of elite athletics meetings will now begin in Gateshead in May after the city in northeast England replaced Rabat.
Categories: Africa News

Akani Simbine wins SA 100m title, dips below 10 seconds

April 16, 2021 - 21:56
SA sprinter Akani Simbine secured a win in the men's 100m on day two of the SA Track and Field Championships.
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US sprinter Coleman's suspension cut to 18 months

April 16, 2021 - 21:56
World 100m champion Christian Coleman's two-year ban for missing three doping tests has been reduced by six months to 18 months, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said Friday.
Categories: Africa News

Akani Simbine stars on opening day of ASA Track & Field Championships

April 15, 2021 - 21:36
Akani Simbine tore up the track in spectacular fashion to bring the opening day of the ASA Senior Track and Field Championships to a close on Thursday.
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Semenya wins 5 000m race, but falls short of Tokyo qualifying time

April 15, 2021 - 21:36
Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya moved closer to qualifying for the Tokyo Games in a new event after defending her South African championships 5,000m title in Pretoria.
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Gerda Steyn beaks long-standing SA marathon record

April 11, 2021 - 20:35
Long-distance athlete Gerda Steyn broke the long-standing South African marathon record in a race in Italy on Sunday.
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Akani Simbine delighted with electric 200m race despite losing to Wayde van Niekerk

March 31, 2021 - 18:53
The rain at the Ruimsig Athletics Stadium may have slightly dampened the electric 200m race that saw Akani Simbine being pipped to the post by 400m Olympic and World Record holder Wayde van Niekerk on Tuesday, but Simbine was far from disappointed.
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Wayde van Niekerk after beating Akani Simbine: 'It was the perfect race for me'

March 31, 2021 - 18:53
South Africa’s celebrated 400m Olympic and world record holder Wayde van Niekerk said his 200m race where he beat Akani Simbine was the perfect race for him.
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Wayde van Niekerk beats Akani Simbine in exciting 200m race

March 30, 2021 - 18:42
Wayde van Niekerk showed his enduring class when he comfortably beat Akani Simbine in the men's 200m at the ASA Athletix Invitational meeting in Roodepoort.
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Van Niekerk v Simbine v Jobodwana: SA sprinting trio set for blockbuster race

March 30, 2021 - 18:42
All eyes will be on the second heat of the 200m of the Athletix Invitational Meeting in Roodepoort where 400m Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk returns.
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Van Niekerk, Jobodwana, Simbine to headline star-studded second ASA Athletix Invitational

March 26, 2021 - 17:10
A world-class 200m line-up featuring the likes of Wayde van Niekerk, Akani Simbine and Anaso Jobodwana will headline the second ASA Athletix Invitational meeting.
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Akani Simbine cruises to victory in Roodepoort meet

March 24, 2021 - 16:55
Akani Simbine started off his 2021 athletics season with a routine win in one of the heats of the 100m at the Athletics South Africa Invitational meeting in Roodepoort.
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Akani Simbine to headline ASA's first Covid-19 era track and field event

March 23, 2021 - 16:53
Celebrated 100m speedster Akani Simbine will headline Athletics South Africa’s first track and field event in the Covid-19 era.
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SA athletics returns to the track 4 months out from Olympics

March 18, 2021 - 16:17
Four months out from the Olympic Games in Toyko, Athletics South Africa has announced the launch of the ASA Athletix Invitational Meet.
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Tutu Foundation voices support for 'trailblazer' Caster Semenya

March 11, 2021 - 14:37
Support for 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya continues to flood in from South Africans in her fight to get to the Games in Tokyo 2021.
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Caster Semenya latest: Appeal timeline deals another blow to Olympic dream

March 10, 2021 - 14:15
Caster Semenya's latest appeal against World Athletics banning her from competing in her favoured 800m probably won't be heard in time for the Tokyo Olympics.
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Coe says women are making the running at World Athletics

March 9, 2021 - 13:57
World Athletics president Sebastian Coe says wants an organisation in which a woman can aspire to the top job.
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