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Goteborg Good Showing For Swedish Khaddi Sagnia In 60m

The 2010 Olympics Youth Games triple jump gold medalist, Swedish Khaddi Sagnia, a long jump specialist decided to changed gear to 60m at Goteborg Indoor Meet on Sunday (17). Following impressive 6.69s Henrik Larsson 60m win, Sagnia nearly erase 7.13s Linda Haglund Swedish 60m record since 12 March 1978 as she came through in impressive […]

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Omovoh And Aliu Shine

The 21 years old Nigeria quartermiller, Knowledge Omovoh follow suit after the classic performance of Ruth Usoro in Gamecock Opener on Saturday. Her effort was enough to came second overall in 54.52s. Elsewhere in Texas Ted Nelson Invitation, the daughter of Nigeria sprint legend Deji Aliu took the 60m. Immanuela Aliu won in 7.40s after […]

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At Last World Championship Medalist Zango Smashed World Record

Like a bolt from the blue, the world championship bronze medalist in Triple Jump, Bunkinabe Zango Hugues-Fabrice surprised everyone in his first outing of the season at Aubiere meet in France on Saturday. But like a hungry lion who has been released, the African Champion attacked the board like never before to jump a new […]

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South Africa Rademeyer Impressive Showing In Birmingham

After the fast 32.70 in 300m by Bahama Stephen Gardiner, the young South Africa international, Kya Rademeyer was not far away from his best on Friday (15) in Birmingham Meet. Rademeyer vaulted 5.30 in his first outing of the year. Elsewhere in Blacksburg, Jacory Patterson was a winner in 300m with sensational 32.61s. Full Results: […]

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Ghanaian Pokuaah Shines In Ohio

First outing this year for Ghanaian international, Jacqueline Pokuaah was not disappointing in Friday after a good jump of 6.06m in the long jump. In the 60m, she came second with 7.60s. Full Results Akron -OH- (United States), 15.1.2021 -Akron Quad- INDOOR Men 60m 1 Amir Williams 6.73; 2 Kaleb Simpson 6.76; 3 Roland Miles […]

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Double Win For Boling As Jamaica Chanice Porter Jumps Supreme In Clemson

South Carolina city of Clemson invitational indoor meet was cooked to boiling by young promising American, Michael Boling as he smashed double win within some minutes on Friday (15). In the long, Boling jumped 7.47m to win after improved personal best of 6.64s on 60m. Also in the same Meet, the 26 years old Jamaica, […]

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American Olympics And World Champion Charged For The Second Time For Anti-Doping Violation

The Olympics and World 100h Champion, American Brianna Rollins McNeal has been charged for the second time for Anti-Doping Violation after she was provisionally suspended from athletics on Thursday (14) after being charged with breaching anti-doping rules. The 29 years old American was accused of “tampering within the results management process”, the Athletics Integrity Unit […]

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Asafa Powell Vows To Make Podium In Next Olympics Before Retirement

The 100 yard-dash World record holder with 9.07s in 2010 and former 100m World record holder, Jamaica Asafa Powell has vowed to win an Olympics medal before he called it a quit. He also want to finish his career on a high note by completing 100 sub-10 clockings. Powell currently sits on a record 97 […]

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Team GB Olympics Coach And Former Ohuruogu’s Coach Died Of Covid-19

A team GB Olympics coach and former coach to Christine Ohuruogu, Lloyd Cowan has passed away of suspected Covid-19, aged 58. Cowan represented England in the 110m hurdles at the 1994 Commonwealth Games before becoming a coach. Cowan coached Ohuruogu to Olympics title in 2008, 400m silver at London 2012 and 4x400m relay bronze in […]

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Young Agate Sousa Breaks Sao Tome Record In Lisbon

The twenty years old Santomean long jumber, Agate Sousa was in a different class performance at Lisbon Indoor Meet on Sunday (10). Despite all the Portuguese stars on parade, it was All Games 2019 7th place long jumper that provided the attractive performance of the day. Sousa was terrific on the board as she smashed […]

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Australia Commonwealth Medalist Nina In Super Form In Perth

The home town meet in Perth suit perfectly for Commonwealth pole vault bronze medalist, Australia Nina Kennedy as she flew into her new personal best on Friday (8). The 23 years old Nina failed thrice at 4.82 to nail the Australia record of 4.81 and finally settled 4.75, a new personal best. Full Results: Perth […]

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South Africa World Champion Manyonga Suspended

The world long jump champion and Olympics silver medalist, South Africa Luvo Manyonga got a surprise birthday suspension strange gift from Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) on Friday after the body announced his provisional suspension for whereabouts failure. “The AIU has charged Luvo Manyonga of South Africa for whereabouts failures, a violation of the @WorldAthletics Anti-Doping […]

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Former Olympics Shot Put Record Holder And Champion Passed Away

The former Olympics record holder and Olympics Champion, Vladimir Kiselyov has passed away at the age of 65 years. The Moscow Olympics hero was announced dead by Ruslan Protsenko, the Deputy Mayor of the city of Kremenchug in the Poltava region, Ukraine. “Today the Olympic champion, honorary citizen of Kremenchug, Vladimir Kiselev, has passed away,” […]

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Sweet Win For Swedish Salming In Norrkoping

Swedish former junior champion Bianca Salming was in a good form on Wednesday (6) in Norrkoping local meet to notch a good performance in her first competition of the year. She won her favorite Pentathlon event in good 4.118p. In 60h, she ran 9.06s and leaped 1.75 on the high jump. In the shot put, […]

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African Games Medalist Egyptian Mohamed Hamza Opened The Season With Monster Throw

The African championship and All African Games silver medalist in shot put, Egyptian Mohamed Magdi Hamza (Khalif) almost break 21.31m Egyptian shot put record held by Mostafa Amr Hassan. On the last unique day, Thursday of 2020; Khalif was smoking to leave an indelible mark on dangerous year 2020 as he smashed his personal best […]

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Chidi Nigeria Two Time African Medalist Wins His First Race Of The Year

The 27 years old two times African 400m bronze medalist, Nigeria Chidi Okezie who is also a Jamaica descent; was very impressive in 200m indoor at Grant Holloway invitation. The US born Chidi finished his heat in 21.10s ahead of other heat that has Laurenz Colbert 21.35s and Udodi Onwuzurike 21.53s. Virginia Beach -VA- (United […]

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A New Star Is Born As Maloney Breaks Oceanic Record

A new star is born on Sunday in the combined event as world junior decathlon champion, Australia Asley Maloney shown like a star to comfortable break Australia and Oceanic Decathlon record. He recorded up to three personal best in the process. He started on a good note by first notched personal best of 10.36s in […]

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World Champion Walsh Humble By Jacko Hill In Auckland Meet As Australia Brooke Shows Class

The Timaru born World Champion, New Zealand Tomas Walsh was humbled on the local Auckland meet on Friday (18) by World Junior Record Holder and double World Junior Champion Jacko Gill in the Shot Put. Gill showed he’s at home in his Auckland born city to beat almighty Walsh to improve his personal best to […]

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Namibia Masilingi Hit Another Millstone As She Breaks National Record Again

Last eight weeks ago, the 17-year-old Namibia Beatrice Masilingi athlete blew an international field away to win a 400m race in a stunning time of 50.99s which saw her breaking the Namibia 400m record. But still beaming in that euphoria, yesterday in a beautiful city of Pretoria she dug deeper into to improve the Namibia […]

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Xernia Hiebert Breaks Paraguay Record

In the Copa de la Victoria Meet on Saturday (12) in Asuncion city, the ever smilling Xernia Hiebert shocked all and sundry by breaking Paraguay 100m female record. She became the first Paraguay woman to ever gone below 12s. She won in 11.74s with a legal wind of 1.5m/s. Full Results: Men 100m (12) -heat […]

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European Champion And Second 100m Fastest British In History Switched To Bobsleigh

The former 100m European Champion and second fastest British ever, James Desaolu has finally sealed his surprise switch to bobsleigh after a successful international bobsleigh debut last week at the Europa Cup in Winterburg, Germany, where he and Deen finished eighth. Dasaolu will make his bobsleigh World Cup debut in Austria this weekend. Dasaolu, 33, […]

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Namibia Christine Mboma Smashed National U-20 Record

Christine Mboma, the 17 year old Namibia young international has smashed the Namibia U-20 national 400m record with a quick 51.81s win in Pretoria in Thursday (10). Pretoria (South Africa), 9.12.2020 Men 100m (0.4) Ntando Motsepe 10.49 400m Ivan Geldenhuys 46.97 800m Theuns Ehlers 1:50.24 1.500m Luan Munnik 3:48.41 Shot Put- 1 Kyle Blignaut 20.75; […]

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Kenya Kandie Gains Revenge On Uganda Kiplimo As He Brake World Half Marathon Record

Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie, ran a blistering 57:32 to slash 29 seconds off Kamworor’s World Half Marathon record in Valencia today, which itself was barely a year old. In the process, he gained revenge on Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo, who defeated Kandie to win the World Half Marathon title in October and finished second here in 57:37, also well under Kamworor’s […]

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Africa Champion Grace Anigbata In Sublime Jump As Crouse Shows Class In Winter Meet

The Africa triple jump Champion, Nigeria Grace Anigbata was in a good form on Saturday (5) in Manhattan Winter invitation Meet as Nigeria won in 13.07m. But Olympics Champion, Ryan Crouse was still in superlative form as he threw another over 22m to win in 22.58m. Full Results: Manhattan -KS- (United States), 5.12.2020 -Winter Invitational- […]

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Duplantis And Rojas Won Best Athlete Of The Year

World record holders Armand Duplantis and Yulimar Rojas have been named male and female athletes of the year at the World Athletics Awards. In an unbeaten season, Swedish pole vaulter Duplantis set an indoor word record of 6.18m and an outdoor record of 6.15m – the latter clearance breaking Sergey Bubka’s 26-year-old record. Venezuelan triple-jumper Rojas […]

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Akiwa Shattered Japanese Record

Akiwa Aizewa was over the moon in Japanese National Championship on Monday (4) as he beats a Kenya in 10000m to record Impressive 27:18.75s. Full Results: Osaka (Japan), 4.12.2020 -National Championships in Long Distance- Men 5.000m 1 Yuta Bando 13:18.49; 2 Justus Soget (ken) 13:20.55; 3 Amos Kurgat (ken) 13.21.39; 4 Benard Kimeli (ken) 13:24.53; […]

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Results: Brisbane Meets

Brisbane (Australia), 2.12.2020 Men 100m -heat 1 – (1.4) Simon Greig 10.45 Discus-Matthew Denny 63.24 Discus- u16 (1 kg) Matthew Taylor 58.61 Women 100m -heat 1- (2.0) 1 Kristie Edwards 11.76; 2 Hannah Jones 11.86; 3 Elly Buckholz 11.95 High Jump-Eloise Tolstoff 1.75 Discus-1 Jade Lally (gbr) 56.98; 2 Taryn Gollsehwsky 55.23

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British Championship To Be Held In Glasgow

Glasgow will host the British Athletics Indoor Championships billed for February will be hosted by Glasgow for the second consecutive year. The event will be at Emirates Arena on 20 and 21 February and will act as the trials for both the European and World Indoor Championships in March. As it stands, no spectators will […]

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Results: Pretoria South Africa Meets

Pretoria (South Africa), 28.11.2020 Men 100m -heat 3- (0.9) 1 Nicholas Ferns 10.40; 2 Ntando Motsepe 10.43; -heat 2- (1.0) Rivaldo Roberts 10.53 200m -heat 3- (0.9) Rivaldo Roberts 20.87 300m -heat 2- Quintin Pennells 34.46 400m -heat 1- Ashwin Jood 46.86 400m u20 -heat 1- Renier De Villiers 48.10 600m 1 Edmund Du Plessis […]