Sunday evening saw a 100m win by Lamont Marcell Jacobs, joint triumph for Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi, and a world triple jump record for Yulimar Rojas.
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A thrilling night of breakthroughs, comebacks and records in Tokyo

Sunday evening saw a 100m win by Lamont Marcell Jacobs, joint triumph for Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi, and a world triple jump record for Yulimar Rojas.... Read More

The Italian former long jumper claimed the first men’s 100m gold medal of the post-Usain Bolt era.
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Jacobs stuns with Olympic 100m win

The Italian former long jumper claimed the first men’s 100m gold medal of the post-Usain Bolt era.... Read More

The finest high jump duel in Olympic history ended with Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi both getting gold.
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Barshim and Tamberi share high jump success in Tokyo

The finest high jump duel in Olympic history ended with Mutaz Barshim and Gianmarco Tamberi both getting gold.... Read More

It started with an Olympic record and ended with a world record.
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Rojas smashes world triple jump record with 15.67m in Tokyo

It started with an Olympic record and ended with a world record.... Read More

Monday has never looked so good! Five finals highlight day four (2) of the athletics at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
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Five things to follow on day four in Tokyo

Monday has never looked so good! Five finals highlight day four (2) of the athletics at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.... Read More

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Feature01 Aug 2021

Projection mapping light show makes Olympic debut in Tokyo

The women’s 100m final saw the introduction of a projection mapping light show to set the stage for one of the highlights of the Tokyo Olympic Games on Saturday night (31).

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Report01 Aug 2021

Gong takes gold on busy morning in Tokyo

After bronze in 2008 and silver in 2012, Gong Lijiao finally added a gold medal to her Olympic collection.

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Report01 Aug 2021

Dominant Gong wins shot put crown

Gong Lijiao dominated the shot put to claim her first Olympic title

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Report31 Jul 2021

Triumph for Thompson-Herah on night of thrills and spills in Tokyo

An oval 400m track rarely produces as many twists and turns as unfolded on the second night of athletics competition at the Tokyo Olympic Games.

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Report31 Jul 2021

Poland makes history with Olympic mixed 4x400m win

Poland’s first gold medal of the Tokyo Games came with a special bonus: a place in the Olympic history books.

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Report31 Jul 2021

Thompson-Herah runs Olympic record to retain 100m title in Tokyo

In one of the greatest sprint races of all-time, Elaine Thompson-Herah stunned with an Olympic record of 10.61 (-0.6m/s) to retain her 100m title at the Tokyo 2020 Games on Saturday (31).

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Report31 Jul 2021

Stahl leads Swedish 1-2 in discus

Daniel Stahl continued his dominance of the men’s discus

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Feature31 Jul 2021

Amos, 'last man standing' from epic 2012 Olympic 800m final, continues gold chase

Athletes like setting the bar high. Nijel Amos raised his impossibly high nine years ago when he finished second behind David Rudisha’s epic world record-breaking run.

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Report31 Jul 2021

McLaughlin, Muhammad and Bol one step nearer to 400m hurdles showdown

The women’s 400m hurdles is living up to expectations as a must-see event of the Tokyo Olympics.

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Previews31 Jul 2021

Five things to follow on day three in Tokyo

The action is hotting up in Tokyo and another four gold medals will be claimed on day three of athletics at the Olympic Games on Sunday (1).

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Feature30 Jul 2021

Mixed 4x400m makes Olympic debut - "This is not a secondary event"

After a thrilling global senior debut at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, the mixed 4x400m relay made its eagerly anticipated inaugural Olympic appearance on Friday night.

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Report30 Jul 2021

Barega wins first final as action heats up at Tokyo Olympics

Selemon Barega gave a distance-running masterclass to win the men’s 10,000m.

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