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Zimbabwe: Zim Marathoner, Mpofu Set for World Championships

All Africa News - June 21, 2022 - 12:19
[New Zimbabwe] Top Zimbabwean marathoner, Isaac Mpofu, is set to represent the country at the World Athletics Championships in the USA next month after successfully winning an appeal to have the time he clocked during the Durban International Marathon race in May reinstated.
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Zimbabwe: All Set for Tanganda Tea Half-Marathon

All Africa News - June 21, 2022 - 10:42
[The Herald] MORE than 1 000 middle and long-distance runners will rub shoulders in the undulating terrain of the eastern border city of Mutare when the exciting Tanganda Tea Company half-marathon bounces back on Sunday after a two-year hiatus.
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Zimbabwe: Mpofu's Durban Marathon Time Reinstated

All Africa News - June 21, 2022 - 10:18
[The Herald] NATIONAL Athletics Association of Zimbabwe president Tendai Tagara says they are happy to see long-distance runner Isaac Mpofu going to the upcoming World Athletics Championships after their appeal to have his time from the Durban International Marathon reinstated.
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Ghana: Azamati Grabs Diamond League 100m Gold

All Africa News - June 21, 2022 - 09:03
[Ghanaian Times] Ghanaian sprinter, Benjamin Azamati won gold in the men's 100m race at the Diamond League held in Paris, France on Saturday.
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Sprinter Luxolo Adams sets second-fastest ever 200m SA time in blitz to Paris title

News 24 - June 21, 2022 - 05:40
Sprinter Luxolo Adams demolished the field to claim his first World Athletics Diamond League meeting 200m title in Paris in the second-fastest ever time by a South African, 19.82 seconds.
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Simbine reaches podium at Oslo Diamond League

News 24 - June 18, 2022 - 04:45
South African sprinter Akani Simbine sealed third place in the men's 100m sprint at the World Athletics Diamond League meeting in Oslo.
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Namibia: Botha Holds On to Mboma

All Africa News - June 17, 2022 - 11:00
[Namibian] CHRISTINE Mboma is not splitting from her founding coach Henk Botha, the latter maintains.
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Zimbabwe: Tarakinyu Ready for Mashwede Road Race

All Africa News - June 17, 2022 - 10:32
[The Herald] SEASONED athlete Moses Tarakinyu believes taking part in the inaugural Mashwede Road Race, which will be held at Mashwede Village in Harare's high-density suburb of Budiriro on Sunday, will help him prepare for upcoming races like the Tanganda Half-Marathon and the Econet Victoria Falls Marathon.
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Olympic champion Jacobs fit to resume training ahead of worlds

News 24 - June 17, 2022 - 04:35
Olympic champion Lamont Marcell Jacobs can resume training after recovering from a thigh injury a month before the world championships, the Italian athletics federation FIDAL said on Thursday.
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Lesotho: Badboy Misses African Athletics Championships

All Africa News - June 15, 2022 - 16:02
[Lesotho Times] TOKA Badboy's dream of making his debut at the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) African Senior Track and Field Championships in Mauritius has gone up in flames after suffering ankle and knee injuries.
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Zimbabwe: Econet Vic Falls Marathon Set to Attract 5 000 Participants

All Africa News - June 15, 2022 - 11:18
[The Herald] Preparations for the this year's edition of the popular Econet Victoria Falls Marathon are at an advanced stage, with athletes from several countries having already registered for the prestigious event.
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Nigeria: Amusan Wins in Finland Ahead of World Athletics Championships

All Africa News - June 15, 2022 - 07:25
[Premium Times] Amusan ran a season-best time of 12.57s to see off Jamaica's Britany Anderson
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Heroic return for Team SA with 36 medals from Mauritius 2022

Live AthleticsAfrica - June 14, 2022 - 18:07
South African Athletics team return with 36 medals from the 22nd CAA African Senior Championships in Mauritius on Tuesday.
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Kenya: Omanyala Targets World Champs Medal and a 9.6sec Cherry On Top After Ruling Africa

All Africa News - June 14, 2022 - 09:55
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- African Champion and record holder Ferdinand Omanyala now wants to medal at the World Championship and clinch a Commonwealth Games gold after ruling the continent with a title win in Mauritius last week.
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Kenya: Top of the Continent! Kenya Finishes Top of Medal Standings at Africa Athletics Championship

All Africa News - June 14, 2022 - 06:48
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- For the fifth time, Kenya finished top of the medal standings at the Africa Senior Athletics Championship which ended in Mauritius on Sunday, after accumulating 23 medals in the five-day Championship.
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Gambia: Gina Bass Claims Women's 100M Title in Mauritius

All Africa News - June 13, 2022 - 15:09
[The Point] The Gambia and African best female sprinter, Gina Bass won the women's 100m contest at the African Championships in Cote d'Or, Mauritius on Thursday.
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