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ATHLETICS Preview: Which Juan of the stars will shine brightest in Rabat on Sunday?...

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The confused IAAF Diamond League schedule started off with about one meet every two weeks, but now finished a stretch of three in 10...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Not so fast on Australia for 2032, no racing at all...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXVth Olympiad ● International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach...

ATHLETICS: World lead for Coleman, McLaughlin runs down Muhammad in 400 m hurdles in...

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There was a buzz about this year’s Bislett Games, in front of a sold-out crowd at Oslo’s famed Bislett Stadium ... and it was...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Still more London doping, Gabe Grunewald passes and Sha’Carri Richardson goes...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXX Olympiad: London 2012 ● The International Olympic Committee...

ATHLETICS Preview: Coleman vs. Gatlin and Muhammad vs. McLaughlin highlight sold-out Bislett Games

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You knew track & field was in trouble a couple of years ago when the stands were hardly filled at the Bislett Games in...

LANE ONE: The NCAA is on the way to creating a new 1%: collegiate...

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After losing some rounds in court battles that did not deliver any clear decisions, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has formed “a working...

THE BIG PICTURE: IAAF keeps Russia on suspension, then changes its name to World...

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No change. That was the decision of the International Association of Athletics Associations (IAAF) concerning the Russian Athletics Federation at its Council meeting in Monaco...

LANE ONE: How the NCAA Championships turned the track & field world around in...

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To most of the world, the kind of performances seen at last weekend’s NCAA Track & Field Championships seem unimaginable. A meet of college athletes...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Richardson explodes with 10.75 world leader and World Junior Record!

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LSU frosh Sha’Carri Richardson made a smooth transition from high school to collegiate track, going from a prep best of 11.28 two years ago...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Holloway beats Roberts at NCAAs in collegiate record 12.98! Oduduru 9.86! Montgomery...

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It was supposed to be great, and it was. Florida’s Grant Holloway and Kentucky’s Daniel Roberts had been dueling through the SEC Championships and...

ATHLETICS: Sensational Rome Diamond League has eight world leaders and Norman over Lyles, 19.70-19.72!

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One of the best meets held in Rome since antiquity – ok, maybe since the 1987 IAAF World Championships – had eight world-leading marks,...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: World-leading 13.06 for Roberts at NCAAs, IAAF replies to the Swiss...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● The first day of the NCAA Division I Championships in...

ATHLETICS Preview: Famed Golden Gala meet in Rome features Noah Lyles vs. Michael Norman...

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The IAAF Diamond League meet in Rome is known as the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, named for the Italian 200 m star of the...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: IAAF’s women’s regs suspended by Swiss Court, so Semenya can run...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● South Africa’s Caster Semenya won a round against the International...

THE BIG PICTURE: London Sunday Times says Russia covered up a doping violation for...

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If it’s in a British newspaper, the headline has to be dramatic: “Russia faces new Olympics ban over doping” and “There can be no...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Another London weightlifter disqualified, new doping rules about contaminated meat, it...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Doping ● The International Olympic Committee announced another doping positive from its...

LANE ONE: “When traveling to Europe what are things I should bring? Mistakes you...

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American jumping star Keturah Orji won eight NCAA championships in her four years at Georgia, seven in the triple jump, where she also won...

ATHLETICS: Sprinters Asher-Smith and Norman hot in cold Stockholm, but Kipruto runs 26:50.16 off-camera!

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It wasn’t the easiest meet to warm up to, but even with temperatures in the mid-50s, it was the sprint events that shone brightest...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Semenya’s appeal of IAAF regulations filed with the Swiss Federal Tribunal

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● As promised, South Africa’s Olympic 800 m champ Caster Semenya...

ATHLETICS Preview: Deep fields for the Stockholm Diamond League, including U.S. stars Michael Norman...

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A deep and talented line-up of veteran stars is getting ready for Thursday’s Diamond League meeting in the famed Olympic Stadium in Stockholm (SWE)....

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