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Reigning World Champion Cheptegei Smashed World Record

The Ugandan reigning 10000 World Champion, Joshua Cheptegei broke the men’s 5000m with a stunning 12:35.36 at the Herculis Monaco Diamond Leagu on Friday (14). Cheptegi, who was following right behind the pacers Roy Hoorwe (NED) and Matthew Ramsden (AUS), split 2:31.87 for the first kilometer. The following kilometer they covered almost identically 2:31.90. After […]

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How Covid-19 And Olympics Postponement Worsen My Depression-Noah Lyles

The reigning World Champion and American sprint star, Noah Lyles who has always shown a bubbling and cheerful personality in front of the cameras to go with his blistering performances, but admits that he has experienced dark moments. In a rare openness by Noah on Wednesday, he said he has been battling with psychological problems […]

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Tokyo 2020 Will Be My Last Olympics-World Javelin Champion

In what look like a beaming sound of drum of retirement, the Kenya World javelin champion, Julius Yego says the Tokyo 2020 will likely be his last Olympics. “This will be the last Games in which I will be able to compete at the highest level”, Yego said. Yego, matured under the tutelage of coach […]

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Covid-19 Lockdown: Why Decathlon World Record Holder Mayer Is Worried

The decathlon World record holder and Olympics silver medalist French Kelvin Mayer speaking with AFP on the covid-19 induced lockdown, he said he’s troubled by what this pandemic will lead to. But he conceded he missed an open space to train. “What does worry me is any potential catastrophe that the pandemic leads to, but […]