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Gold Coast 2018: Alistair Brownlee not ruling out Commonwealth Games marathon

Two-time Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee has suggested he may consider running the marathon at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. In an interview with Press Association Sport, Brownlee said: “I could look to running (the marathon). I...
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Jemima Sumgong fails drug test

Kenya’s Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has failed an out-of-competition drugs test, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has announced. The world governing body said Sumgong tested positive for the banned substance EPO (erythropoietin). The 32-year-old, who won the Virgin...

One year to go: Nunoo Mensah Outlines Ghana’s Guide to Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth...

By James K. Attaglo Wilson President of the Ghana Olympic Committee Mr. Ben Nunoo Mensah has announced Ghana’s guide ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Speaking to the media in Accra on Tuesday, April 04, 2017...
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David Howman Appointed as Chairperson of Athletics Ingtegrity Unit

IAAF announces new independent Athletics Integrity Unit is operational, with David Howman appointed as chairperson and unit website launched. The former director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), David Howman, has been appointed chairperson of the new Athletics Integrity...
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Richard Whitehead Looking to deliver “devastating” performance in London

With 100 days to go until the World Para Athletics Championships, the three-time world 200m champion outlines his aspirations as he aims to go faster than ever. If there’s one word Richard Whitehead would like used to reflect his performances...

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The Gambia is back! Set to compete at the 2018 Commonwealth...

By James K. Attaglo Wilson The Gambia's application to rejoin the Commonwealth has been accepted by the Commonwealth Games Federation and as such will...