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AllAfrica.com
Secret of Kenya Runners - Nature or Nurture?After Kenyan athletes convincingly demolished other teams to emerge top in the
Secret of Kenya Runners - Nature or Nurture?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
After Kenyan athletes convincingly demolished other teams to emerge top in the just ended International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) competitions, scientists are back to the drawing board. Do Kenyans have a monopoly of a certain... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Comes of Age As Athletics SuperpowerJohannesburg — THE just-ended International Association of Athletics Federation
Kenya Comes of Age As Athletics Superpower
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg — THE just-ended International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Championships in Beijing, China, will best be remembered as an event Kenya at last reached its full potential as the undisputed superpower in the field of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Sebastian Coe: Athletics is about more than drugs, blood and urineThere is a bloody-minded streak that runs through Sebastian Coe like words in a
Sebastian Coe: Athletics is about more than drugs, blood and urine
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
There is a bloody-minded streak that runs through Sebastian Coe like words in a stick of rock. It made him a double Olympic champion and helped secure and deliver the successful London 2012 Games in defiance of the doubters. Now it has made him the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Great North Run 2015: Last minute training tips as thousands prepare for next weekendThe clock is ticking down as runners across the North East only have a few more
Great North Run 2015: Last minute training tips as thousands prepare for next weekend
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
The clock is ticking down as runners across the North East only have a few more days to fit in some last minute training in preparation for this month’s Great North Run. The race is the worlds biggest half marathon and one of the greatest runs in... Read more
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Balita
Russian pole vaulter Isinbayeva elected to IAAF Athletes' Commission September 1, 2015 5:30 am BEIJING, Aug. 30 — Russia's two-time Olympic gold
Russian pole vaulter Isinbayeva elected to IAAF Athletes' Commission
Balita / Posted 3 days ago
September 1, 2015 5:30 am BEIJING, Aug. 30 — Russia's two-time Olympic gold medallist and multiple world record holder Yelena Isinbayeva has been elected to the International... Read more
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Balita
Japanese, Vietnamese runners dominate Da Nang International Marathon September 1, 2015 5:30 am HO CHI MINH CITY, Aug. 31 — Japanese and Vietnames
Japanese, Vietnamese runners dominate Da Nang International Marathon
Balita / Posted 3 days ago
September 1, 2015 5:30 am HO CHI MINH CITY, Aug. 31 — Japanese and Vietnamese runners dominated Da Nang International Marathon 2015, in which 5,000 athletes from 24 countries... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Championships an Opportunity to Notice New BeaconsThe Beijing event was a chance for China to open itself, and brought focus to t
World Championships an Opportunity to Notice New Beacons
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Beijing event was a chance for China to open itself, and brought focus to the debate on ethics in sport. When Zhang Peimeng crossed the finishing line after 38.01 seconds, his 4x100m relay teammates Mo Youxue, Xie Zhenye and Su Bingtian, as well... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Naigambo Fares Poorly At IAAF ChampionshipNamibia's veteran long distance runner, Beata Naigambo, yesterday delivered one
Naigambo Fares Poorly At IAAF Championship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Namibia's veteran long distance runner, Beata Naigambo, yesterday delivered one of her poorest performances yet, finishing outside the top 50 in the women's marathon race at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World... Read more
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Eastday.com
China sees major breakthrough at Beijing athletics world championshipsHigh jumper Zhang Guowei celebrates after winning a sliver medal at the Bird's
China sees major breakthrough at Beijing athletics world championships
Eastday.com / Posted 4 days ago
High jumper Zhang Guowei celebrates after winning a sliver medal at the Bird's Nest on Sunday. (Source: China Daily) BEIJING, Aug. 31 (Xinhuanet) -- Chinese athletes have cast off the shadow of star hurdler Liu Xiang's retirement to restate the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mo Farah feat will raise doubts, admits Seb Coe Double joy: Great Britain’s men and women’s 4x400m relay teams celebrate thei
Mo Farah feat will raise doubts, admits Seb Coe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Double joy: Great Britain’s men and women’s 4x400m relay teams celebrate their bronze medals Lord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in becoming the first man in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niekerk Hospitalised, Drugs Busts and Kenyan Triumphs On Day Five of World Athletics ChampionshipsVan Niekerk is rushed to hospital, Zakari and Manunga are busted, Yego and Jepk
Niekerk Hospitalised, Drugs Busts and Kenyan Triumphs On Day Five of World Athletics Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Van Niekerk is rushed to hospital, Zakari and Manunga are busted, Yego and Jepkemoi keep Kenya winning and Bolt and Gatlin should watch out for Hughes and on day five of the Beijing World Athletics Championships. These athletes have some choice... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Justin Gatlin reveals 2010 apology to IAAF and co-operation over drugsJustin Gatlin has moved to head off the wave of criticism directed at him durin
Justin Gatlin reveals 2010 apology to IAAF and co-operation over drugs
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Justin Gatlin has moved to head off the wave of criticism directed at him during the World Athletics Championships by releasing letters that reveal the extent to which he cooperated with US anti-doping investigators and apologised for his own... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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guardian-series
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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Gazette
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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Harrow Times
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athleticsInternational Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is lookin
Lord Coe looks forward to new era for athletics
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
International Association of Athletics Federations president Lord Coe is looking forward to a new era in athletics after taking up his new role at the helm of the sport. After successfully bringing the Olympics to London, the 58-year-old now faces... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in BeijingBEIJING Asbel Kiprop produced a trademark sprint finish to win a third straight
Kiprop hat-trick puts Kenya on top in Beijing
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING Asbel Kiprop produced a trademark sprint finish to win a third straight 1,500 meters gold and ensure Kenya topped the medals table at successive world championships after the final night of action on Sunday. The United States men won a sixth... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World ChampionshipsLord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in be
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World Championships
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Lord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in becoming the first man in history to complete the long-distance 'triple double' would be greeted by some with scepticism. The 32-year-old racked up his seventh straight... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine': CoePresident of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Seba
Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine': Coe
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Sebastian Coe of Britain watches the men's 800m Masters final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China, August 29, 2015. BEIJING... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tyne Bridge banner up as Great North Run countdown gets underwayTens of thousands of runners from across the world are getting in some last min
Tyne Bridge banner up as Great North Run countdown gets underway
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
Tens of thousands of runners from across the world are getting in some last minute training for this year’s half marathon between Newcastle and South Shields on Sunday, September 13. Double Olympic and newly crowned World champion Mo Farah is to... Read more
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Gazette
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World ChampionshipsLord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in be
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World Championships
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Lord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in becoming the first man in history to complete the long-distance 'triple double' would be greeted by some with scepticism. The 32-year-old racked up his seventh straight... Read more
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iol.co.za
There are good sports: CoeEPASebastian Coe says part of his job as head of world athletics will be to shi
There are good sports: Coe
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
EPASebastian Coe says part of his job as head of world athletics will be to shift the conversation from doping to spectacular performances. Picture: FRANCK ROBICHON Beijing – Part of Sebastian Coe’s new job as head of world athletics will be to... Read more
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guardian-series
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World ChampionshipsLord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in be
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World Championships
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Lord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in becoming the first man in history to complete the long-distance 'triple double' would be greeted by some with scepticism. The 32-year-old racked up his seventh straight... Read more
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Harrow Times
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World ChampionshipsLord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in be
Lord Coe hails Mo Farah's 'spectacular' achievement at World Championships
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
Lord Coe admitted he felt for Mo Farah that his "spectacular" achievement in becoming the first man in history to complete the long-distance 'triple double' would be greeted by some with scepticism. The 32-year-old racked up his seventh straight... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine' - CoeBEIJING: Part of Sebastian Coe's new job as head of world athletics will be to
Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine' - Coe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: Part of Sebastian Coe's new job as head of world athletics will be to shift the conversation about his "ostensibly clean" sport from doping to spectacular performances, he said on Sunday. The Briton will become president of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
IAAF defends itself over fresh doping claims before they're publishedThe International Association of Athletics Federations has sought to take the s
IAAF defends itself over fresh doping claims before they're published
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
The International Association of Athletics Federations has sought to take the sting out of upcoming doping claims by revealing and denying allegations due to be published this weekend. The world governing body has taken repeated blows to its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Miss Namibia, Sport in General, NSSU and RugbyFirstly, please allow me to congratulate Steffi van Wyk for scooping the presti
Miss Namibia, Sport in General, NSSU and Rugby
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Firstly, please allow me to congratulate Steffi van Wyk for scooping the prestigious Miss Namibia beauty contest. It goes to show that the sometimes over-elaboration of the woman's physique is nonsense. An obviously healthy and sporting person is our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drugs Busts Cast Pall Over World Athletics Championships TriumphsKenyan athletes return to competition at the athletics world championships on T
Drugs Busts Cast Pall Over World Athletics Championships Triumphs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kenyan athletes return to competition at the athletics world championships on Thursday doubtless thankful that the rivalry between Justin Gatlin and Usain Bolt in the 200 metres will overshadow the drugs shame surrounding their camp. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mo Farah's third golden double is still right on track Still standing: Mo Farah stumbles but is into final Mo Farah recovered from
Mo Farah's third golden double is still right on track
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Still standing: Mo Farah stumbles but is into final Mo Farah recovered from a last-lap trip to keep his tilt at another long-distance double alive on a day which saw Dina Asher-Smith and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trio Aims to Tear Form Book in BeijingLagos — NIGERIA will be aiming to turn the tables on its more illustrious rival
Trio Aims to Tear Form Book in Beijing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lagos — NIGERIA will be aiming to turn the tables on its more illustrious rivals at the upcoming International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Beijing, China. Africa's most-populous nation, not famous for producing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Athletes Reign Supreme in BeijingNairobi — KENYA has maintained its leadership of the International Association
Athletes Reign Supreme in Beijing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nairobi — KENYA has maintained its leadership of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships as East Africa makes an early impact. The country has hauled medals mostly in the long distance races. It currently... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Latest to Ensure Africa's IAAF DominanceVan Niekerk has been one of the shining stars in international track and field
SA Latest to Ensure Africa's IAAF Dominance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Van Niekerk has been one of the shining stars in international track and field this season. Johannesburg — SOUTH Africa has just joined fellow African countries in the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kenyans test positive at IAAF world championships The sports body, Athletics Kenya said it had been told about the failed tests
Kenyans test positive at IAAF world championships
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
The sports body, Athletics Kenya said it had been told about the failed tests and had launched an inquiry. Jamaica’s Christine Day (C) and Kenya’s Joyce Zakary compete in the heats of the women’s... Read more
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WA Today
World Championships 2015: Kenyans test positive in BeijingBanned: Joyce Zakary of Kenya. Photo: Reuters Kenyan athletes Koki Manunga and
World Championships 2015: Kenyans test positive in Beijing
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Banned: Joyce Zakary of Kenya. Photo: Reuters Kenyan athletes Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary have been handed provisional bans after failing doping tests at the world championships, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Gazette
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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guardian-series
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Harrow Times
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Oxford Mail
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trustedWorld champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to w
World javelin champion Julius Yego says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could still be trusted to win clean after he landed javelin gold on the day that two of his team-mates became the first competitors to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. Joyce... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Kenyan runners fail drugs tests at 2015 World ChampionshipsKoki Manunga and Joyce Zakary “have accepted provisional suspensions following
Kenyan runners fail drugs tests at 2015 World Championships
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary “have accepted provisional suspensions following positive samples provided in Beijing on the 20th and 21st of August respectively”, according to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). It’s the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
World javelin champion says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 04:30 PM World champion Juli
World javelin champion says Kenyan athletes can still be trusted
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 04:30 PM World champion Julius Yego insisted Kenyan athletes could... Read more
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guardian-series
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga fail pre-competition drug tests in BeijingKenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have become the first athletes to fail dr
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga fail pre-competition drug tests in Beijing
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have become the first athletes to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. The International Association of Athletics Federations announced that the pair had accepted provisional suspensions after... Read more
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Harrow Times
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga fail pre-competition drug tests in BeijingKenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have become the first athletes to fail dr
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga fail pre-competition drug tests in Beijing
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have become the first athletes to fail drugs tests at the World Championships in Beijing. The International Association of Athletics Federations announced that the pair had accepted provisional suspensions after... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wayde van Niekerk takes gold at the IAAF The 23-year-old Capetonian is the first South African world champion at the I
Wayde van Niekerk takes gold at the IAAF
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
The 23-year-old Capetonian is the first South African world champion at the IAAF. South Africa's Wayde Van Niekerk reacts after winning the final of the men's 400 metres athletics event at the 2015 IAAF... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Two Kenyan athletes fail pre-competition drug tests in Beijing | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:59 PM Kenyans Joyce Zakar
Two Kenyan athletes fail pre-competition drug tests in Beijing
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:59 PM Kenyans Joyce Zakary and Koki Manunga have become the first... Read more
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