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New dates for Müller British Athletics Championships announced

The Müller British Athletics Championships will now be held on August 8-9, provided competition can recommence during this outdoor season. The event in Manchester had originally been scheduled for June 20-21 and would have incorporated the trials for the Olympic...
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Three more Diamond League meets postponed due to coronavirus

The Wanda Diamond League has today postponed three more meetings which had been scheduled to take place in May. An alternative calendar for the 2020 season is to be announced in due course. Following the postponement of early-season events in...
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Seb Coe: Postponing Olympics saves athletes from mental turmoil

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe said on Sunday that the decision to postpone this year's Tokyo Olympics because of the coronavirus has saved athletes from "mental turmoil". Former Olympic champion Coe supported the move to push the Games back to...

New summer date for Tokyo Olympic Games confirmed for 2021

The Tokyo Olympics will take place between July 23 and August 8 next year. The International Olympic Committee confirmed the news on Monday, which followed a meeting of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee. A decision to postpone the Olympic and Paralympic...

SA sprint star Simbine has mixed feelings over Olympics postponement

South African sprinter Akani Simbine has expressed mixed feelings over the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics due to the global coronavirus outbreak. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed on Tuesday that the 2020 Games have been postponed to a date...

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Shoe company accused of shocking racism against Serena Williams

Managers for the luxury shoe company Gianvito Rossi called tennis star Serena Williams “disgusting” and refused to give her the same discounts as white...