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Geoffrey Kamworor ran the quickest 10,000m time ever recorded in Kenya on Friday (18), clocking an all-comers' record of 27:01.06 at the Kenyan Championships in Nairobi to secure his Olympic team place for Tokyo.
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Kamworor clocks Kenyan 10,000m all-comers' record in Nairobi

Geoffrey Kamworor ran the quickest 10,000m time ever recorded in Kenya on Friday (18), clocking an all-comers' record of 27:01.06 at the Kenyan Championships in Nairobi to secure his Olympic team place for Tokyo.... Read More

Blessing Okagbare added another impressive result to what has become a superb sprint season, clocking 10.63 for 100m at the Nigerian Championships in Lagos on Thursday.
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Okagbare runs wind-assisted 10.63 100m in Lagos

Blessing Okagbare added another impressive result to what has become a superb sprint season, clocking 10.63 for 100m at the Nigerian Championships in Lagos on Thursday.... Read More

It would be understandable for anyone to be fazed by the presence of an athlete like Eliud Kipchoge in their event. But for Tadesse Abraham, competing against the Kenyan icon is a modest challenge compared to what he faced as a young refugee.
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Abraham – from refugee to Olympic rings

It would be understandable for anyone to be fazed by the presence of an athlete like Eliud Kipchoge in their event. But for Tadesse Abraham, competing against the Kenyan icon is a modest challenge compared to what he faced as a young refugee.... Read More

Today marks the 60th anniversary of the first of six high jump world records set by Siberian Valeriy Brumel during a remarkable career which was sadly cut short at 21 years of age due to a motorbike accident.
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Celebrating brilliant Brumel's six high jump world records

Today marks the 60th anniversary of the first of six high jump world records set by Siberian Valeriy Brumel during a remarkable career which was sadly cut short at 21 years of age due to a motorbike accident.... Read More

Germany’s Niklas Kaul will be among the athletes looking to secure an Olympic spot when the World Athletics Challenge – Combined Events moves on to the Stadtwerke Ratingen Mehrkampf-Meeting on 19-20 June.
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Kaul targets Tokyo in Ratingen

Germany’s Niklas Kaul will be among the athletes looking to secure an Olympic spot when the World Athletics Challenge – Combined Events moves on to the Stadtwerke Ratingen Mehrkampf-Meeting on 19-20 June.... Read More

Keturah Orji has a skill for making history in Olympic seasons.
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Orji ready to deliver the KO

Keturah Orji has a skill for making history in Olympic seasons. ... Read More

100 ONES TO WATCH IN TOKYO


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ATHLETES

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Ryan CROUSER

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Johannes VETTER

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Yulimar ROJAS

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Jiayu YANG

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DeAnna PRICE

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Gudaf TSEGAY

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Armand DUPLANTIS

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Hugues Fabrice ZANGO

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Ruth CHEPNGETICH

VIDEOS

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Highlights - World Athletics Relays Silesia 21

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Jacob Kiplimo wins the 10,000m in Ostrava

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Ostrava highlights - World Athletics Continental Tour Gold

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Eugene highlights - World Athletics Continental Tour Gold

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Shaunae Miller-Uibo wins the 400m in Eugene

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Tokyo highlights - World Athletics Continental Tour Gold

Records

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World Record*, Area Record*, National Record
29:01.03
Women's 10,000 Metres
LetesenbetGIDEY
Ethiopia
WHEN 08 Jun 2021
WHERE Blankers-Koen Stadion, Hengelo (NED)
Area Record, National Record
47.57
Men's 400 Metres Hurdles
AlisonDOS SANTOS
Brazil
WHEN 28 May 2021
WHERE Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT)
National Record
1:56.67
Women's 800 Metres
WerkwuhaGETACHEW
Ethiopia
WHEN 08 Jun 2021
WHERE Blankers-Koen Stadion, Hengelo (NED)
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