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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 […]

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Ethiopians Dominated New Delhi Half Marathon With A Dual Meets Record

Ethiopian athletes have shown again that 2020 belong to them as flout their innate enrich talent i Sunday New Delhi Half Marathon with a win in both female and male category; and capped ut with meets record on both ways. Ethiopia’s Yalemzerf Yehualaw won in second-fastest women’s half marathon in history on Sunday, completing the […]

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Impressive Australia Meet Results

Illawong (Australia), 28.11.2020 Men 100m heat 1 (1.9) 1 Christopher Ius 10.24; 2 Michael Romanin 10.32; 3 Zach Holdsworth 10.36; 4 Anas Abu Ganaba 10.46; 5 Jin Su Jung 10.50; 6 Michel Hanna 10.56 200m heat 1 (1.2) 1 Anas Abu Ganaba 20.79; 2 Michael Romanin 20.92; 3 Joshua Azzopardi 21.26; 4 Shakti Rathore 21.37; […]

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Coleman Appealed His Ban

Men’s world 100 metres champion Christian Coleman has appealed his two-year ban for breaching anti-doping whereabouts rules to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).  The American missed tests on January 16 and December 9 2019, and was also charged with a filing error in connection with an attempted test on April 26. Coleman accepted […]

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Japan Long Distance Meet

Tokyo (Japan), 21.11.2020 -Hachioji Long Distance Meet- Men 10.000m heat 8 1 Justus Soget (ken) 27:35.57; 2 Evans Keitany (ken) 27:36.08; 3 Samuel Chemolei Masai (ken) 27:36.37; 4 Titus Wambua (ken) 27:39.50; 5 Kiprono Sitonik (ken) (2001) 27:42.99; 6 Lorot Andrew (ken) 27:45.08; 7 Philemon Kiplagat (ken) 27:45.87; 8 Saidimu Simon (ken) 27:46.01; 9 Macharia […]

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Brazil U-18 National Championship

Bragança Paulista (Brazil), 20-22.11.2020 -National Championships u18- Men 100m (20) (2.3) 1 Izaias Alves Sales 10.37; 2 Enzo de Castro Barros 10.66 400m heats (20) h5 Joao Henrrique Ribeiro Barros 48.76 Long Jump-(20) 1 Gabriel Luiz Boza 7.73 (3.8); 2 Gian Luca Silva Santos 7.38 (4.5) Shot Put- (5 kg) (20) 1 Vinicius Darolt Avancini […]

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American Olympics Champion And Former High Jump World Record Holder Passed Away

Walter “Buddy” Davis, The 1952 Olympic high jump champion and former world record holder, American Walter ‘Buddy’ Davis died peacefully in Port Arthur on Tuesday (November 17) at the age of 89. Davis won the National Collegiate Athletic Association high jump in 1952 with a leap of 2.03 metres before going on to claim the […]

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Whereabouts Violation Nailed Double NCAA Champion Craddock

Another whereabouts violation has nailed another top American athlete after reigning World Champion Christian Coleman was dropped in ‘cage ban’ by the similar violation. The double NCAA triple jump Champion and Pan American Champion, Omar Craddock has been suspended for whereabouts violation. The Athletics Integrity Unit said the Pan American Games champion has been charged […]

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Sofia Marathon Winner Viktoriia And Moroccan Sbaii Suspended For EPO Doping

This year’s Sofia Marathon winners, Viktoriia Khapilina and Moroccan Youssef Sbaai, have been provisionally suspended from all racing for doping violations, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Tuesday. Ukraine’s Khapilina and Sbaai of Morocco, who set course records of 2:27:57 and 2:13:03 respectively in the bronze label race in Bulgaria last month, tested positive […]

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US Senate Passed A Bill To Criminalise Doping As WADA Raised Concern

A bill known as the Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act, named after Russian whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov was passed by the US Senate; a bill that will allow US officials to prosecute anyone involved in doping at international sporting events. It’s set to be signed into law by President Donald Trump. US Anti-Doping Agency (Usada) chief Travis Tygart […]

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Kenya Olympics Champion And Double Reigning World Champion Denied Defilement Of Minor In Court

The 25-year-old Kenya Olympics Champion and double reigning World Champion, Conseslus Kipruto appeared in court on Monday for charges of defilement of a 15-year-old girl. The athlete, who won 3,000m steeplechase gold at Rio 2016, pleaded not guilty to the charges before a magistrate in his home town of Kapsabet on Monday morning. The age […]

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South Africa Rademeyer Breaks National U-20 Record

The rising South Africa youth star, 18 years old Kyle Rademeyer who won South Africa Youth Championship last year in his favorite Paarl stadium with 5.30m in pole vault has soared higher above that to break South Africa U-20 record. He vaulted in Paarl again to a new height of 5.54m. Boksburg (South Africa), 14.11.2020 […]

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Kenya Elijah Manangoi Banned For Two Years

Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has handed Kenyan Elijah Manangoi two years for “whereabouts failures”, which is a breach of World Athletics anti-doping regulations. The 27-year-old is now set to miss the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, having missed three doping tests. Manangoi was provisionally suspended in July for the violations and the AIU said his […]

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Athletics Integrity Unit Finally Appealled Against Dropping Of Salwa Naser’s Doping Case

Athletics Integrity Unit has made good of their threat as it announced on Thursday that it had appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport after the anti-doping charges against world 400 metre champion Salwa Eid Naser were dropped. Naser was charged with breaking whereabouts rules and provisionally suspended in June, but was cleared last […]

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Jamaica World Athletics Medalist Dacres Went For Surgery

The 2019 World Championships discus silver medalist, Jamaica Fedrick Dacres is now in a unexpected race against time after undergoing surgery to repair a damaged ligament on his right wrist he suffered during a recent fall. Dacres, who has already qualified for the Olympic Games, revealed his wrist in a cast on social media after […]

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Van Nierkerk With Impressive Win In 60m

The World 400m record holder, South Africa Wayde Van Nierkerk is trying hard to get to his normal shape before his knee injury in 2017. After above average performance last week in Potchstroom in 400m, Van Nierkerk was back on the same track with more impressive showing on 60m on Tuesday with a solid 6.60s […]

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Nevada Fresher Broke American Junior Marathon Record

Nevada cross country freshman Tierney Wolfgram and a native of Woodbury, who graduated high school a year early before joining the Wolf Pack this summer, has broke the women’s U.S. junior marathon record over the weekend. Wolfgram, 17, set an American junior record in the marathon on Saturday (7), running 2:31:49 at the Parkway Marathon […]

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Wayde Van Niekerk In An Injury Scare As He Felt Disappointed With Potch Meet Performance

The world 400m record holder, Wayde Van Niekerk finished his Tuesday ( 3) race at Potchefstroom meet with a surprise injury scare after laying down after finishing the race on the side of the track for about half an hour; receiving physiotherapy before getting up to sign autographs for young fans. He sheared the left […]

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World Record Holder Van Niekerk Ready To Run Fast Today In South Africa Meet

The world 400m record holder and Olympics Champion, South Africa Wayde Van Niekerk hope to run fast today at the Potchefstroom local meet in South Africa. Having been hamstrung to express himself fully on the track after tested positive to covid-19. “With me not be fully satisfied with my comeback this year after tested positive […]