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Anita Wlodarczyk [London 2017] PHOTO by Mark Shearman

Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek have wins IAAF hammer throw challenge

Poland’s Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek have won the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge after topping the end-of-season standings for the fourth time. For the first time in the history of the series, British athletes finished in the top five in...
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Great Britain women’s 4x400m team to receive Beijing Olympic bronze medals tomorrow

The Great Britain & Northern Ireland women’s 4x400m team from the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games are to receive their bronze medals at the London Stadium during the Müller Anniversary Games on Saturday. The quartet of Christine Ohuruogu, Kelly Sotherton, Marilyn...
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London 2017: Yulimar Rojas takes triple jump gold for crisis-hit Venezuela

Venezuela has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. Political and economic turmoil has swept through the nation, plunging it into crisis. Yet over in London at the IAAF World Championships the South American country had something...

Lelisa Desisa delivers Ethiopia’s first men’s marathon gold at the worlds since 2001

Lelisa Desisa became the first Ethiopian since 2001 to win the men's marathon at the World Athletics Championships with a tight victory in Doha. Desisa, the 2013 silver medallist in Moscow, held off compatriot Mosinet Geremew by four seconds to...

Home hero, Mutaz Essa vows crowd with high jump gold performance at the worlds

Mutaz Essa Barshim, Qatar's champion high jumper has won the Gold Medal at the IAAF Doha 2019 after clearing the 2.37 with his signature agility, ease and technique. This brings his medal total to 20. His rivals, Mikhail Akimenko and...

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Aayalola: GAPTE partners Ghana Armwrestling Federation ahead of Accra 2018

Greater Accra Passenger Transport Executive (GAPTE), managers of ‘Ayalolo’ has partnered the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the Africa Armwrestling Championship to provide transport...