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ATHLETICS: 2020 Diamond League schedule announced; Vaporfly shoes studied; Flanagan retires

With the close of the World Championships in Doha on 6 October, you would think that things would slow down a little for the...

TSX REPORT: Check out our exclusive 718-event calendar of events for 2019-20; IOC wants...

≡ TSX REPORT ~ 17 October 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: A big year ahead, as shown by 718 events in our new Stat...

LANE ONE: A big year ahead, as shown by 718 events in our new...

Trying to cover 41 sports and all of the events on the Olympic and Winter Games program is an almost impossible task. One of...

VOX POPULI: “Hire Jill Ellis” and a new way to think about 1:59:40!

From our readers: ● On Tuesday’s 2-0 loss by the U.S. men’s National Team to Canada: USSF should hire Jill Ellis to coach the men. She...

ATHLETICS Panorama: IOC pushing for Tokyo marathons and walks in Sapporo

The International Olympic Committee announced a plan to move the marathons and race walks for the 2020 Olympic Games from Tokyo to Sapporo to...

TSX REPORT: U.S. men’s soccer team posts 1st loss to Canada in 34 years;...

≡ TSX REPORT ~ 16 October 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Canada beats U.S., 1-0, for first time since 1985 in CONCACAF Nations League...

TSX REPORT: Which marathon was better? 1:59:40 or 2:14:04? Plus a historic Worlds for...

= TSX REPORT ~ 14 October 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Two marathon milestones in two days, but which was better? 1:59:40 or 2:14:04? Kipchoge or Kosgei?  The...

LANE ONE: Two marathon milestones in two days, but which was better? 1:59:40 or...

The greatest weekend in the history of marathon running came and went with two astonishing and historic performances in two completely different settings: ● The...

ATHLETICS: Kosgei solos brilliant 2:14:04 to crush women’s record in Chicago Marathon

On a weekend when Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge broke the two-hour barrier in the marathon in a manufactured setting in Austria, Brigid Kosgei shattered a...

ATHLETICS: He did it! Kipchoge finishes INEOS 1:59 Challenge in 1:59:40.2!

After all the planning and all the hype, the time came for running and Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge was ready And he delivered!. He completed the...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Nike Oregon Project closed in view of Salazar’s suspension

The 30 September suspension of Nike Oregon Project coach Alberto Salazar and consultant Dr. Jeffrey Brown has led to the closure of the program. The...

ATHLETICS Previews: Kipchoge tries for sub-2 marathon Saturday; Chicago Marathon on Sunday

Kenyan superstar Eliud Kipchoge’s attempt to break the 2:00 marathon barrier comes on Saturday – weather permitting – in Vienna (AUT) is what is...

VOX POPULI: The IAAF Worlds in Doha got coverage in the L.A. Times!

Great coverage of the Worlds by TSX, and your comments were spot on. My observations (based solely on TV coverage, so filtered by that medium)... 1....

TSX REPORT: Was holding the IAAF Worlds in Doha a good idea? The competition...

= TSX REPORT ~ 7 October 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Was the IAAF World Championships a success or failure in Doha?  The IAAF World Championships in Doha,...

LANE ONE: Was the IAAF World Championships a success or failure in Doha?

The 2019 IAAF World Championships was mired in controversy as soon as it was awarded to Doha, Qatar in 2014 and scheduled to begin...

ATHLETICS: Triple win for the U.S. on final day of IAAF Worlds in Doha

The Doha experiment is over and one of the most enjoyable IAAF World Championships ever concluded in Qatar with a marvelous final day, especially...

ATHLETICS: Hot conditions don’t stop Desisa from impressive 2:10:40 win as Ethiopia goes 1-2...

It was hot again for the men’s World Championships marathon that began at midnight local time in Doha (QAT), but the Ethiopian fans who...

ATHLETICS: Kovacs wins greatest shot put ever at 75-2; Hassan 3:51.96 in 1,500, U.S....

What a day! Even before the season started, the top men’s shot putters were talking about distances which had not been approached since Randy Barnes’s...

ATHLETICS: Storybook win for Barshim as Muhammad takes 400 m hurdles in world record...

The Khalifa International Stadium was suddenly much fuller on Friday as national hero Mutaz Essa Barshim competed in the men’s high jump final. The crowd...

TSX REPORT: IOC chief Bach worried about Salazar case + upsets galore at track...

= TSX REPORT ~ 4 October 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE:  IOC’s Bach says Salazar case “raises serious concerns”; no vote on 2032 Games...

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