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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
ESports Being Considered By Paris Olympic Bid Committeethis is one of the many reasons you should sit up and listen when we talk to ou
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 8 hours ago
this is one of the many reasons you should sit up and listen when we talk to our next guest Chester King, the CEO of the British eSports Association. He is behind a push to get eSports into the 2024 Paris Olympics. Yes, we’re talking video games... Read more
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The Hill
Zika threat is still real — but so is a 'friendly mosquito' solutionMonday marks the one-year anniversary of the closing ceremonies of the 2016 Sum
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Monday marks the one-year anniversary of the closing ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, an event history may remember as much for widespread Zika panic as who won which medals. The U.S. media glare has long since moved on from... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: When the Southampton Vikings pillaged the hockey leaguesThe Vikings were formed following the success of the Great Britain team in the
Daily Echo / Posted yesterday
The Vikings were formed following the success of the Great Britain team in the 1936 Olympics, and was made possible after a Paris club collapsed with large debts. The French side Club Francais Volants became Southampton Vikings, named so because... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: When the Southampton Vikings pillaged the hockey leaguesThe Vikings were formed following the success of the Great Britain team in the
Daily Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The Vikings were formed following the success of the Great Britain team in the 1936 Olympics, and was made possible after a Paris club collapsed with large debts. The French side Club Francais Volants became Southampton Vikings, named so because... Read more
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dna
Diamond League: Mo Farah bids to give British fans a memorable farewellBritish athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf to
dna / Posted 2 days ago
British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf tomorrow will have a happier ending than last Saturday's world 5,000 metres final. The 34-year-old, who will compete in the 3,000 metres at the Diamond League meeting in... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Diamond League meet: Mo Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewellLondon: British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
London: British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf tomorrow will have a happier ending than last Saturday's world 5,000 metres final. The 34-year-old, who will compete in the 3,000 metres at the Diamond League... Read more
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dna
Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewellBritish athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf to
dna / Posted 3 days ago
British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf tomorrow will have a happier ending than last Saturday's world 5,000 metres final. The 34-year-old, who will compete in the 3,000 metres at the Diamond League meeting in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Becky James: Retirement came easy after going close beforewin Olympic silver medals in the sprint and keirin in Rio, but has now opted to
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
win Olympic silver medals in the sprint and keirin in Rio, but has now opted to quit instead of ride on to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. James told Press Association Sport: "Everyone says 'Oh don't you want to go and win the gold?' "I'm so satisfied... Read more
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The News and Star
Becky James: Retirement came easy after going close beforewin Olympic silver medals in the sprint and keirin in Rio, but has now opted to
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
win Olympic silver medals in the sprint and keirin in Rio, but has now opted to quit instead of ride on to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. James told Press Association Sport: "Everyone says 'Oh don't you want to go and win the gold?' "I'm so satisfied... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Prospect of fine for Russia over 'on-field' sanction concerns GB Winters chiefreports the International Olympic Committee could settle for a financial sancti
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
reports the International Olympic Committee could settle for a financial sanction on Russia ahead of next year's Winter Olympics. Press Association Sport revealed last week that the IOC is close to issuing the Russians with a 100million US... Read more
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The News and Star
Prospect of fine for Russia over 'on-field' sanction concerns GB Winters chiefreports the International Olympic Committee could settle for a financial sancti
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
reports the International Olympic Committee could settle for a financial sanction on Russia ahead of next year's Winter Olympics. Press Association Sport revealed last week that the IOC is close to issuing the Russians with a 100million US... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
British snow sports athletes turning to crowdfunding to help them get to the Olympicscamps. What is less well known is how much the althletes themselves must contri
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
camps. What is less well known is how much the althletes themselves must contribute to the cost. With the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang just a few months away, Team GB’s athletes are focused on qualifying for the Games – and with a... Read more
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Daily Echo
McMenemy: Well done to Saints for standing firm on Van Dijkmay have seen the occasion on live television at Bramall Lane, home of Sheffiel
Daily Echo / Posted 10 days ago
may have seen the occasion on live television at Bramall Lane, home of Sheffield United. It was the launch of the Special Olympics British Games, which are held every four years. Unfortunately, the weather was horrendous. But, fortunately, this... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Minichiello predicts no funding cut for GB as London can be 'spun' as successSir Mo Farah's third 10,000metres title, and were tied for 11th on the medal ta
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Sir Mo Farah's third 10,000metres title, and were tied for 11th on the medal table. Having won seven medals at last year's Olympics and the 2015 Worlds, the team was set a target of six to eight medals by funding agency UK Sport. This seemed a... Read more
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The News and Star
Minichiello predicts no funding cut for GB as London can be 'spun' as successSir Mo Farah's third 10,000metres title, and were tied for 11th on the medal ta
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
Sir Mo Farah's third 10,000metres title, and were tied for 11th on the medal table. Having won seven medals at last year's Olympics and the 2015 Worlds, the team was set a target of six to eight medals by funding agency UK Sport. This seemed a... Read more
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walesonline
The Team GB debate has reared its head once moreThe English Football Association has confirmed it is looking into the possibili
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
The English Football Association has confirmed it is looking into the possibility of putting together a British women's football side for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, adding that fellow home nations are "not going to stand in the way" of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
FA Cup's Emirates deal dents Premier League's winter break planchip is agreeing to a winter break — seen as crucial in helping England perform
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
chip is agreeing to a winter break — seen as crucial in helping England perform better in tournaments. The Football Association have signed a new three-year sponsorship deal with Emirates RELATED ARTICLES Gareth Southgate hoping England... Read more
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The News & Observer
She mowed the rough at the PGA Championship. Now this retired nurse has a golf Grand Slam.Quail Hollow Club and complete a career Grand Slam, Pierson will have completed
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
Quail Hollow Club and complete a career Grand Slam, Pierson will have completed her own Grand Slam by working at the British Open, U.S. Open, the Masters and now the PGA Championship. “Off the bucket list,” she said. At Augusta National... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 9, 2017of Britain following the death of his mother, Queen Victoria. In 1936, Jesse O
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
of Britain following the death of his mother, Queen Victoria. In 1936, Jesse Owens won his fourth gold medal at the Berlin Olympics as the United States took first place in the 400-meter relay. In 1942, British authorities in India arrested... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 12 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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The News and Star
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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Gazette
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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guardian-series
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
guardian-series / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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Harrow Times
Dai Greene backs British athletes to come good despite lack of medals in LondonWorld Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world
Harrow Times / Posted 13 days ago
World Championship struggles. The 31-year-old won the 400 metres hurdles world title in 2011 in Daegu and is the last British male, other than Sir Mo Farah, to win a world track title. The hosts are struggling at the championships in London... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historyof Britain following the death of his mother, Queen Victoria. In 1936, Jesse O
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
of Britain following the death of his mother, Queen Victoria. In 1936, Jesse Owens won his fourth gold medal at the Berlin Olympics as the United States took first place in the 400-meter relay. In 1942, British authorities in India arrested... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historynews. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. In 1936, Jesse Owen
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. In 1936, Jesse Owens won his fourth gold medal at the Berlin Olympics as the United States took first place in the 400-meter relay. In 1942, British authorities in India arrested... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Great Britain's World Championship medal misses and medal chancesmetres gold, has won Great Britain's only medal of the London 2017 World Champi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
metres gold, has won Great Britain's only medal of the London 2017 World Championships after four days of competition. British Athletics targeted six to eight medals for the 10-day event at the London Stadium, which concludes on Sunday. Here... Read more
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The News and Star
Great Britain's World Championship medal misses and medal chancesmetres gold, has won Great Britain's only medal of the London 2017 World Champi
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
metres gold, has won Great Britain's only medal of the London 2017 World Championships after four days of competition. British Athletics targeted six to eight medals for the 10-day event at the London Stadium, which concludes on Sunday. Here... Read more
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dna
Coe and IAAF behaviour 'inhumane': Gatlin's agentworld champion Justin Gatlin is 'inhumane' and 'unsportsmanlike', the athlete's
dna / Posted 13 days ago
world champion Justin Gatlin is 'inhumane' and 'unsportsmanlike', the athlete's agent told the BBC in a blistering attack. British athletics legend Coe -- a two-time 1500m Olympic champion -- had told the BBC on Sunday two-time drugs cheat Gatlin's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gastroenteritis outbreak at World Athletics Championshipsillness and two of these cases have been confirmed as norovirus by laboratory t
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
illness and two of these cases have been confirmed as norovirus by laboratory testing. 'PHE has been working closely with British Athletics and the hotel to provide infection control advice to limit the spread of illness.' RELATED ARTICLES The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Coe and IAAF behaviour 'inhumane', says Gatlin's agentworld champion Justin Gatlin is 'inhumane' and 'unsportsmanlike', the athlete's
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
world champion Justin Gatlin is 'inhumane' and 'unsportsmanlike', the athlete's agent told the BBC in a blistering attack. British athletics legend Coe - a two-time 1500m Olympic champion - had told the BBC on Sunday two-time drugs cheat Gatlin's... Read more
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iol.co.za
Coe and IAAF behaviour 'inhumane', says Gatlin's agentBritish athletics legend Coe - a two-time 1500m Olympic champion - had told the
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
British athletics legend Coe - a two-time 1500m Olympic champion - had told the BBC on Sunday that two-time drugs ban recipient Gatlin's victory in the sport's most high profile event in London, which was watched by over eight million viewers in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Justin Gatlin the shameless fraud who plays the system perfectlyHalfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkw
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
Halfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkward sound British people make when they would really rather just change the subject. This is noise the London crowd made when Justin Gatlin, who has served two doping... Read more
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The Age
Justin Gatlin the shameless fraud who plays the system perfectlyHalfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkw
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Halfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkward sound British people make when they would really rather just change the subject. This is noise the London crowd made when Justin Gatlin, who has served two doping... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Justin Gatlin the shameless fraud who plays the system perfectlyHalfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkw
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Halfway between a cheer and a jeer is an uncomfortable groan - the sort of awkward sound British people make when they would really rather just change the subject. This is noise the London crowd made when Justin Gatlin, who has served two doping... Read more
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Daily Mail
CHARLES SALE: Usain Bolt's retirement deals Puma another blow£60million a year that Chelsea are being paid by Nike. Bolt is being paid aroun
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
£60million a year that Chelsea are being paid by Nike. Bolt is being paid around £8m a year by Puma and will continue the association, but the exposure he brings will not be the same now. Puma athlete Usain Bolt has bowed out of athletics at the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Gazette
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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guardian-series
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
guardian-series / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Harrow Times
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
Harrow Times / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Olympian John Whitaker ‘stiff and sore’ after being hospitalised by fallBritish Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
British Olympic showjumper John Whitaker was taken to hospital as a precaution after suffering a crashing fall during Saturday’s Global Champions Tour event in London. Whitaker, who celebrated his 62nd birthday this weekend and rode at last summer’s... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How Gatlin fought back from drugs ban to become world championfor doping violations. The Jamaican had to settle for bronze in London as Chri
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
for doping violations. The Jamaican had to settle for bronze in London as Christian Coleman took second. Here, Press Association Sport charts the flashpoints in Gatlin's career and why he was jeered by the British crowd.Justin Gatlin of the... Read more
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