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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Five stars of the world athletics championshipsBEIJING - Five top performers who lit up the world athletics championships in B
Five stars of the world athletics championships
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING - Five top performers who lit up the world athletics championships in Beijing: Usain Bolt (R) led a barrage of superstar performances during the world championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing 1) USAIN BOLT (Jamaica) Was it ever... Read more
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SportsFan
The reckless and clumsy push their luckThe cameraman who upended Usain Bolt has presented the star with a bracelet as
The reckless and clumsy push their luck
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
The cameraman who upended Usain Bolt has presented the star with a bracelet as a way of an apology. Photo Source: AP Related Links Daniel Menzel (Geelong) The four years Menzel had to wait from his last AFL appearance until his incredible return... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Dafne Schippers insists she is running clean after stunning 200m gold Christian Petersen/Getty Images for IAAF Dafne Schippers defends performance
Dafne Schippers insists she is running clean after stunning 200m gold
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 4 days ago
Christian Petersen/Getty Images for IAAF Dafne Schippers defends performance after 200m World Championships gold Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Dafne Schippers wins 200 metres gold at world c’hipsAgencies, Beijing Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest r
Dafne Schippers wins 200 metres gold at world c’hips
Central Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Agencies, Beijing Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second to win 200 metres gold at the world championships on Friday. The former heptathlete, who... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Shara Proctor captures a silver medal as Team GB sparkle Class act: Shara Proctor leaps to silver Great Britain enjoyed a record-brea
Shara Proctor captures a silver medal as Team GB sparkle
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Class act: Shara Proctor leaps to silver Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships in Beijing as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Schippers coach stunned by record time in BeijingBEIJING - When Dutchwoman Dafne Schippers smashed a 36-year-old European record
Schippers coach stunned by record time in Beijing
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING - When Dutchwoman Dafne Schippers smashed a 36-year-old European record to capture the women's world 200 metres gold, there was no one more shocked than her coach Bart Bennema. Netherlands' Dafne Schippers (C) crosses the finish line to win... Read more
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heraldscotland
Shara Proctor leaps to new British record and silver medal in Beijing“This time last year I was on crutches, I had to learn to walk, I had to learn
Shara Proctor leaps to new British record and silver medal in Beijing
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
“This time last year I was on crutches, I had to learn to walk, I had to learn to run again, so I just feel like a winner right now. I don't care about the colour of the medal. I was told that I wouldn't be sure that I'm strong enough to be here and... Read more
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Track & Field News
Display Article21.34.............. Florence Griffith Joyner (US)....... 9/29/88 21.62(A).....
Display Article
Track & Field News / Posted 5 days ago
21.34.............. Florence Griffith Joyner (US)....... 9/29/88 21.62(A)........... Marion Jones (US)................... 9/11/98 21.63.............. Dafne Schippers (Netherlands)....... 8/28/15 21.64.............. Merlene Ottey... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Schippers sweeps to gold with all-time great performance | Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 08:18 PM Another night of histo
Schippers sweeps to gold with all-time great performance
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 28, 2015 - 08:18 PM Another night of history at the Birds Nest Stadium saw Dafne Schippers write her... Read more
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The Hindu
World Athletics Championships 2015: Schippers's sensational sprintDutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to p
World Athletics Championships 2015: Schippers's sensational sprint
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second and take 200 metres gold here on Friday. The former heptathlete, who claimed silver in the 100 behind... Read more
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Gazette
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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Super Sport
Schippers shifts up a gear in Beijing Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathlete to
Schippers shifts up a gear in Beijing
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathlete to world champion sprinter when she ran the fourth fastest 200 metres of all time to win by a nose at the Bird's Nest in Beijing on... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Schippers: From outsider to world sprint champion in 1 yearBEIJING (AP) - Forgive Dafne Schippers for being dazed and dizzy. Running the
Schippers: From outsider to world sprint champion in 1 year
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - Forgive Dafne Schippers for being dazed and dizzy. Running the fastest 200 meters at sea level in more than a quarter century does that to you. What stupefies her even more is the realization where she is now and where she came from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Schippers shifts up a gear to take 200m goldBEIJING: Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathl
Schippers shifts up a gear to take 200m gold
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathlete to world champion sprinter when she ran the fourth fastest 200 metres of all time to win by a nose at the Bird's Nest on Friday. The 23-year-old European champion... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Schippers shifts up a gear to take 200m goldBEIJING Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathle
Schippers shifts up a gear to take 200m gold
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING Dutch flier Dafne Schippers completed her transformation from heptathlete to world champion sprinter when she ran the fourth fastest 200 metres of all time to win by a nose at the Bird's Nest on Friday. The 23-year-old European champion... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shara Proctor and Dina Asher-Smith star on historic day for British athleticsShara Proctor and Dina Asher-Smith smashed British records on a day which histo
Shara Proctor and Dina Asher-Smith star on historic day for British athletics
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Shara Proctor and Dina Asher-Smith smashed British records on a day which history will recall for the fastest 200 metres run this century by a woman, writes Alex Spink in Beijing. Asher-Smith, 19, then clocked 22.07 seconds for the 200m, a time... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Schippers: From outsider to world sprint champion in 1 yearBEIJING (AP) - Forgive Dafne Schippers for being dazed and dizzy. Running the
Schippers: From outsider to world sprint champion in 1 year
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - Forgive Dafne Schippers for being dazed and dizzy. Running the fastest 200 meters at sea level in more than a quarter century does that to you. What stupefies her even more is the realization where she is now and where she came from... Read more
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Harrow Times
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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SportsFan
I'm clean, insists track star SchippersDutchwoman Dafne Schippers rejected any suggestion of doping after she smashed
I'm clean, insists track star Schippers
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
Dutchwoman Dafne Schippers rejected any suggestion of doping after she smashed a 36-year-old European record to win the world 200m title with the fourth fastest run in history on Friday. Schippers, who claimed 100m silver on Monday and only switched... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing « Shropshire StarThe Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 days ago
The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go third on the all-time list behind Florence Griffith-Joyner and Marion Jones. The former, who died aged 38 in 1998, was dogged by allegations of doping, while Jones was... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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guardian-series
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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Harrow Times
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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Aljazeera
Merritt wins bronze medal days before kidney transplantOlympic champion Aries Merritt claimed an extraordinary bronze medal days befor
Merritt wins bronze medal days before kidney transplant
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
Olympic champion Aries Merritt claimed an extraordinary bronze medal days before he undergoes a kidney transplant as Russian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the world 110 metres hurdles title. Shubenkov was left dumbfounded after flying over the hurdles... Read more
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Super Sport
Schippers grabs 200m gold Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to
Schippers grabs 200m gold
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica's Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second and take 200 metres gold at the world championships on Friday. The former... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Schippers streaks to 200m titleDutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since
Schippers streaks to 200m title
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since the 1970s as she won world 200m gold with an electrifying run on Friday. The 100m silver-medallist ran 21.63sec, the fourth fastest time in history, as she lunged at the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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Gazette
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in BeijingDafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship
Dafne Schippers defends performance following 200m gold in Beijing
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers insisted she was running clean after taking World Championship gold with a time that saw her become the third fastest woman over 200 metres in history. The Dutch sprinter clocked 21.63 seconds at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium to go... Read more
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guardian-series
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Schippers streaks to 200m titleDutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since
Schippers streaks to 200m title
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since the 1970s as she won world 200m gold with an electrifying run on Friday. The 100m silver-medallist ran 21.63sec, the fourth fastest time in history, as she lunged at the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for BritainGreat Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Sha
Proctor and Asher-Smith dazzle on another momentous day for Britain
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain enjoyed a record-breaking night at the World Championships as Shara Proctor leapt over seven metres en route to long jump silver and Dina Asher-Smith became the world's fastest ever teenager over 200 metres. The seventh day at the... Read more
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SportsFan
Schippers takes 200m goldDutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since
Schippers takes 200m gold
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
Dutch sprinter Dafne Schippers smashed a European record which has stood since the 1970s as she won world 200m gold with an electrifying run on Friday. The 100m silver-medallist ran 21.63sec, the fourth fastest time in history, as she lunged at the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Schippers pips Thompson to 200 metres goldDafne Schippers of Netherlands celebrates winning the women's 200 metres final
Schippers pips Thompson to 200 metres gold
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
Dafne Schippers of Netherlands celebrates winning the women's 200 metres final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China August 28, 2015. Dafne Schippers of the Netherland reacts after winning the women's... Read more
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International Business Times
World Athletics Championships 2015: Shara Proctor takes long jump silver as Dina Asher-Smith sets British record Great Britain's Shara Proctor came agonisingly close to winning World Champions
World Athletics Championships 2015: Shara Proctor takes long jump silver as Dina Asher-Smith sets British record
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Great Britain's Shara Proctor came agonisingly close to winning World Championship gold for the first time in the women's long jump, but eventually had to settle for second-place following an enthralling battle with American Tianna Bartoletta in... Read more
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ESPN
How former Ohio State Buckeyes star Maurice Clarett became a star on the speaking circuitTALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Maurice Clarett needs a volunteer. Standing in an auditor
How former Ohio State Buckeyes star Maurice Clarett became a star on the speaking circuit
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Maurice Clarett needs a volunteer. Standing in an auditorium inside Doak Campbell Stadium, Clarett is concluding an hour-long presentation to Florida State's football team. He summons a player to the front and asks him to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San FranciscanShannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field milepo
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San Franciscan
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
Shannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field mileposts last month, breaking Mary Decker Slaney's 32-year-old record in the 1,500 meters. But the historic performance has been something of an afterthought in a sport... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San FranciscanShannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field milepo
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San Franciscan
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
Shannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field mileposts last month, breaking Mary Decker Slaney's 32-year-old record in the 1,500 meters. But the historic performance has been something of an afterthought in a sport... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San FranciscanShannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field milepo
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San Franciscan
Oakland Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Shannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field mileposts last month, breaking Mary Decker Slaney's 32-year-old record in the 1,500 meters. But the historic performance has been something of an afterthought in a sport... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San FranciscanShannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field milepo
Drug talk haunts track for record-setting San Franciscan
The Fremont Argus / Posted 12 days ago
Shannon Rowbury eclipsed one of America's most venerable track and field mileposts last month, breaking Mary Decker Slaney's 32-year-old record in the 1,500 meters. But the historic performance has been something of an afterthought in a sport... Read more
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The Hindu
First athletics Olympic medal: Anju hopes soar with Coe at the helmAnju Bobby George has been closely following the doping stories tumbling out of
First athletics Olympic medal: Anju hopes soar with Coe at the helm
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Anju Bobby George has been closely following the doping stories tumbling out of athletics’ dark vaults the last few weeks and she is hoping that an Olympic medal or a another World Championship medal comes her way. While track and field buffs... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Fraser-Pryce thinks twice on sprint doubleShelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica (L) competes to win the women's 100m race ah
Fraser-Pryce thinks twice on sprint double
Reuters Sports News / Posted 19 days ago
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica (L) competes to win the women's 100m race ahead of Tori Bowie of the U.S. at the IAAF Athletics Diamond League meeting at Stockholm Olympic Stadium on July 30, 2015. KINGSTON For someone with such single-minded... Read more
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WA Today
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully realAdam Voges and Mitchell Starc leave the field after another bad day for Austral
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully real
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
Adam Voges and Mitchell Starc leave the field after another bad day for Australia. Photo: AP Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful. George Bernard Shaw's line, the first part of which is iconic in this... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for August 61926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the Eng
Today In Sports History for August 6
Juneau Empire / Posted 25 days ago
1926 — Gertrude Ederle of New York City becomes the first woman to swim the English Channel. The 19-year-old finishes in 14 hours and 31 minutes. 1958 — Glen Davis of Columbus, Ohio, sets a world record in the 400 hurdles with a time of 49.2 seconds... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully realLife is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful.
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully real
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 25 days ago
Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful. Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful. George Bernard Shaw's line, the first part of which is iconic in this country thanks to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully realLife is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful.
Trent Bridge disastrous, but also delightfully real
The Young Witness / Posted 25 days ago
Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful. Life is not meant to be easy my child, but take courage: it can be delightful. George Bernard Shaw's line, the first part of which is iconic in this country thanks to... Read more
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