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Athletics

Elaine Thompson, Shelly Fraser-Pryce And Others To Receive Direct Financial Support For Preparation For Tokyo Olympics

The Jamaica Athletes Assistance Programme which was implemented for the first time in March 2020 but was suspended following the postponement of the Olympics Games has now been reinstated. According to Jamaica minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Olivia Grange on announcement of the resumption of the Athletes Assistance Programme, which will provide more […]

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Athletics

Athletics Australia Has Withdrawn From 2021 World Athletics Relays

Despite the enthusiasm raised by the Australia athletes to attend 2021 World Athletics Relays coming up in May in Poland, Athletics Australia has announced it’s withdrawal from the event because of coronavirus concerns. The decision to pull out of the event, due to be staged in Silesia from May 1 to 2, was made in […]

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Athletics

Reigning Olympics Champion Elaine Thompson Lost Her First Race

The reigning 100m and 200m Champion, Jamaica Elaine Thompson was beaten flat on her first race of the season at Miramar invitation on Saturday (10). Elaine was dazed by the young American trio of Jenna Prandini, Brittany Brown and Candice Hill. Although the wind was slightly above legal- 2.3m/s; Jenna ran 22.29s to win, followed […]

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Athletics

Sha’Carri Richardson Blows Hot With World Leading, Gatlin , Harrison Impressive At Miramar Invitation

The tantalizing Sha’Carri Richardson blew the field to display her growing scintillating form to win 100m in miramar invitation in a new personal best of 10.72s, the sixth fastest in history. “My coach will be proud but he’ll say I still have more work to do, and I agree. My season is going to be […]

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Athletics

The Reigning World Athletics Champion Price Breaks American Record Again

The Missouri born 27 years old reigning world hammer champion, DeAnna Price has again extended American national hammer record distance on Friday (9) at the Tom Botts Invitation. Price broke her own American hammer throw record by throwing 78.60m in her fifth throw, the distance which now stand the third-furthest throw in women’s hammer throw […]

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Athletics

Heptathlete Kendell Williams Destroyed Long Jump Field In A Night Boling Pick A Win At Spec Invitation

A heptathlete and former US pentathlon record holder, Kendell Williams threw a big surprise yesterday (9) at Spec Towns Invitation. In the long jump, Kendell jump new best of 7.00m to win in style which she achieved in her second jump. Jasmine Moore was second with a 6.83m jump. In the men long jump, Michael […]

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Athletics

American Of Nigeria Decent World Athletics Medalist Accept 30 Months Doping Ban

An American of Nigeria decent, Obi Igbokwe, who helped the United States win a 400 metres mixed relay gold medal at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, has accepted 30 months ban after testing positive for an anabolic steroid, the US Anti-Doping Agency said on Thursday Igbokwe’s sample came back positive for a metabolite of dehydrochlormethyltestosterone […]

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Athletics

Irish Commonwealth Medalist Charged For Supplying Cocaine

The 2018 Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, Irish Leon Reid has been charged with five other men for drugs, possession of firearms and money-laundering offences. Reid, who ran 20.55sec on the Gold Coast to become Northern Ireland’s first Commonwealth Games track medal winner in 28 years, appeared last week in Bristol magistrates’ court. The 26-year-old, who […]

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Latest Results

Results: Texas Dual Meet (3/4/2021

Men 100m (0.7) 1 Micaiah Harris 10.28; 2 Devon Achane 10.30 200m (0.4) 1 Micaiah Harris 20.63; 2 Lance Broome 20.86; 3 Caleb Hulbin 21.30 400m 1 Jonathan Jones (bar) 45.82; 2 Willington Wright 47.16; 3 Jon Maas 47.32; 4 Omajuwa Etiwe 47.44; 5 Colby Zamzow 47.70; 6 Peyton Hofferichter 47.82; 7 DeWitt Thomas 47.86 […]

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Swimming

World Championship Medalist And Double Commowealth Gold Medalists Tatjana Shoenmaker Shattered African Record Twice In A Day

The 100m and 200m breaststrokes Commowealth Champion and World Championship silver medalist, South Africa Tatjana Shoenmaker has climbed into new swimming hight as she showed off her tantalizing form of late at the SA Aquatics Championship on Wednesday. Tatjana breathing new form broke the African record in 50m breaststroke in the heat by finished in […]

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Sports News

Why North Korean Pull Out Of Tokyo Olympics

The North Korean which claimed it has no COVID-19 cases has now withdraw from the Tokyo Olympics citing Covid-19. In a statement on the secretive state’s official Sports in the DPRK Korea website said authorities want to “protect athletes”. “The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea has decided not to participate in the 32nd Olympic Games […]

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Latest Results

Results: Alpharetta Spring Meet #1(3/4/2021

Men 800m 1 Abe Alvarado 1:48.49; 2 Bryce Richards 1:49.02; 3 James Gilreath 1:50.43; 4 Sam Ellis 1:50.63 1.500m 1 Colin Albert 3:43.24; 2 Victor Palumbo 3:43.87; 3 Brian Crimmins 3:44.70; 4 Ian Richie 3:45.18; 5 Daniel Michalski 3:45.33; 6 Austen Dalquist 3:49.08 Women 800m 1 Allie Wilson 2:00.84; 2 Olga Kosichenko 2:03.12; 3 Brenna […]

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Athletics

Return Of Keturah Orji As Nigerian Ogundeji And Brazilian Paulo Camilo Shine In Vista HP

The Pan American medalist and US triple jump champion, Keturah Orji looks to be finding her form. At the Chula Vista HP 1 on Saturday (3), Orji landed a new long jump best of 6.85m to win. Brazilian sensation Paulo Andre Camilo was awesome on Saturday as well as he inches closer to national record […]

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Athletics

Clermont (Spring Invitation): Shaunae Miller-Uibo World Leading Run, Fred Kerley And Matthew-Hudson Smith Shine.

The 400m world bronze medalists and eighth fastest ever. American Fred Kerley is slowly raising his game as he recommended another 100m personal best in 10.03s on Sunday (4) at Clermont Pure Athletics Spring Invitational. In the 400m, European Champion, British Matthew Hudson-Smith also had good outing. He won in 45.51s, beating Jamaica Akeem Bloomfield […]

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Athletics

Another Sweet Run From Ghanian Record Holder Benjamin Azamati In Meaker Classic

At Jo Meaker Classic on Saturday (3) Ghanian Benjamin Azamati who just broken 22 years old 100m national record was impressive again but this around in 200m. The 23 years old Africa Games 4×100 relays Champion returned 20.52s to place second. Full Results: Men 100m (2.7) 1 Denzell Feagin 10.17; 2 Caleb Boger 10.28; 3 […]

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Athletics

Difficult Opener Win For Triple Olympics Gold Medalists, Jamaica Veronica Campbell In Colonial Relays

Williamsburg city of Virginia play host to Colonial Relays which started on Friday and ended yesterday. But in a very harshy weather, the triple Olympics gold medalists Veronical Compbell-Brown had her sprint cut out as she struggles throughout the 200m with tail wind of -1.1m/s. She effectually won in 23.73s. Results (2-3/4/2021) Men 5.000m (2) […]

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Athletics

Nigerian Athletes In Good Outing As African Champion Sade Olatoye Shines In Collegiate Meet

Africa Games Champion, Nigeria Sade Olatoye was in impressive on hammer at Big Ten Florida International on Saturday. Sade threw 66.03m to win. She had earlier threw 17.21m in shot put to place fourth. But elsewhere in Hill topper Relays, after the impressive 2.20 personal best jump by Erhire Omamuyovwi, Cecilia Francis followed suit in […]

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USATF Sprint Summit: Morolake Akinosun Wins, Dominica Ladfond And Kenya Korir Shine

The Nigeria born American Olympics gold medalist, Morolake Akinosun won her 100m opener at USATF Summit on Saturday in 11.26s and place second in 200m in 23.45s. In triple jump the in-form Dominica record holder and Commonwealth Medalist, Thea LaFond won again in impressive distance of 14.35m. In 400m men, Kenya Emmanuel Korir dung deeper […]

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Athletics

Slow Start For Multiple Olympics Gold Medalists Allyson Felix But Sydney McLaughlin Was Impressive

The thirty-five- year-old multiple Olympics Gold Medalists, Allyson Felix had a slow opener on Saturday (3) at the Antelope Invitational. Felix won the 100m opener in 11.31s. On the same night, World 400m hurdles silver medalist, Sydney McLaughlin had a good opener with impressive 13.03s on the 100m hurdles win Full Results: Men 200m (0.2) […]

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Athletics

American Champion Aleia Hobbs Shot To World Leading As Nigerian Ofili Smoking In Baton Rouge

American 100m Champion, Aleia Hobbs was in smashing form on Saturday (3) at Battle the Bayou. She broke the meet record with world leading 100m time of 10.99s. Nigerian Ese Brume was 9th in 11.97s run. Nigerian new sensation, Favour Ofili confirmed her growing athletics’ prowess as she smashed meet record to notched another personal […]

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Athletics

Injury Stopped Australia Most Successful Olympics Male Athlete From Tokyo

Australia’s most successful male Olympic athlete and the first male Australian to win two Olympic medals in the same Games since St Louis 1904, race walker Jared Tallent, will miss Tokyo 2020 after injury forced him to announce his retirement at the age of 36. It ends his hopes of competing in a fourth consecutive […]

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Athletics

Iceland Irish Eric Favours Inches Closer To National Record But Iceland Jonsdottir Consolidate

The Irish shot put indoor record holder, Eric Favours is inching more closer to take Irish outdoor shot put record. On Friday (2) at the Florida Relays, he was good on the night to place second 19.26m throw; closing to 20.04m of Paul Quirke set in 1992. Elsewhere in Cape Girardeau Joey Haines Invitational also […]

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Athletics

Dazzling Run From Tamara Clark And Joseph Fabuhbulleh As Many Nigerian Impressed In Florida Relays

Twenty-two- year old Tamara Clark continue her impressive transformation with another stellar performance at the Florida Relays yesterday. She was awesome on the 200m to win in 22.50s. In the men version, a new improved Joseph Fabuhbulleh also returned a fast time 20.10s to win. The best Nigerian on the night was Rosemary Chukwuma who […]

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Athletics

Another Awesome Outing By Multiple World Athletics Medalist Lyu Huihui And Wang Zheng

In another China Chengdu Meet on Friday (2), the field events still gave the highlight performance. In the Javelin women, the multiple Javelin World Athletics Medalist and Asian record holder Lyu Huihui regained her usual confident and compusure to land a big throw of 66.55m in her first throw to win. Her counterpart, Wang Zheng […]

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Sports News

Australia Double Olympics Medalist Found Guilty Of Attempting To Smuggle $152m Cocaine

An Australia double kayaker silver medalist at the Athens Olympics has been foud guilty with his brother of attempting to smuggle A$200m($152m) worthy cocaine into Australia. Nathan Baggaley and Dru Baggaley will be sentenced later this month. Both have pleaded not guilty. Dru and another man were arrested in 2018 after a dramatic police chase […]

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Athletics

World Athletics Medalist Abdelrahman Samba’s Win With Sharper Makwala On The Run In Potchefstroom

World Athletics bronze medalist and the third fastest ever 400 hurdle, Qatari Abdelrahman Samba was not too bad over the 400 metre for his first race of the season yesterday at Potchefstroom Meet. Samba won in 45.43s. The ‘athletics bad man’ and Commowealth 400m Champion, Botswana Isaac Makwala is slowly looking sharper by the day […]

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Athletics

Australia Linden Hall Regained Her National Record In Style At Box Hill Classic

The Australia Mile record holder, Linden Hall was in awesome scintillating form of her life today at Melbourne Box Hill Classic. Linden lost her 1500 national record to Jessica Hull 4:00.42 last year September. But a prepared inform Linden quashed the home straight fatigue to set new national record of 3:59.67 earlier today at Melbourne. […]

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Sports News

German Olympics To Award Scholarship In MBA Sports

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) in it’s magnanimous display, has pledged to award a scholarship of €13,000 (£11,000/$15,255) for a Master of Business Administration (MBA) course in sports management. The application for the scholarship is open today and close on July 7th which are for anyone who has a first university degree or vocational […]

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Athletics

Akani Simbine Explained Why He Lost To Van Niekerk

Commonwealth Champion and South Africa 100m record holder, Akani Simbine opened up on his 200m lost to World 400m record holder, Wayde Van Niekerk on Tuesday inside the Ruimsig Athletics stadium. He blamed terrible curve and fatigue for his lost. “Coming into the bend, that was terrible but am happy with the load that my […]