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Report27 Aug 2019

Halasz and Price triumph in Szombathely

European bronze medallist Bence Halasz delighted the home crowd at the Pal Nemeth Memorial by winning the men’s hammer, while North American record-holder DeAnna Price won the women’s contest at the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge meeting in Szombathely on Tuesday (27).

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Report22 Jul 2016

Report: men's hammer – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

Hungary’s Bence Halasz had been widely expected to deliver a first world U20 hammer throw title for his nation in Bydgoszcz, and on a mild evening in the Polish city on Friday (22), he delivered in fine style.

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Report22 Jul 2016

Norman, Cockrell and Haroun impress in Bydgoszcz

Dominating victories by Michael Norman in the 200m and Anna Cockrell in the 400m hurdles pushed the USA’s all-time gold medal tally at these championships past the 100 mark to highlight the fourth day of action at the IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016 on Friday (22).

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Report17 Jul 2015

Bukowiecki threatens world junior shot put record at European Juniors

Polish shot putter Konrad Bukowiecki provided the highlight from the first two days of competition at the European Junior Championships held in the Swedish town of Eskilstuna.

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Report17 May 2015

Fajdek and Storl break Halle meeting records

World champions Pawel Fajdek and David Storl produced the best marks at the Hallesche Werfertage, the traditional throws meeting in the German city of Halle on Saturday (16).

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Report21 Aug 2014

Chepngetich, Halasz, Sebsibe and Swoboda continue their Youth Olympic Games gold medal quest

‘Coming events cast their shadow before them’ is a well-known Chinese proverb and its meaning proved perfectly apt as a busy second athletics session provided some key pointers for the finals which lie ahead at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing on Thursday (21).

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Previews18 Aug 2014

World’s top teenage talent set to shine at Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing

To illustrate the relevancy and strength of the fledgling Youth Olympic Games, all we need to do is check out the athletics roll of honour from the inaugural edition in Singapore four years ago.

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Report01 Jun 2014

Halasz sets world youth hammer best in Baku

Hungarian hammer thrower Bence Halasz was the star performer at the European Trials for the Youth Olympic Games, setting a world youth best of 87.16m in Baku at the three-day competition (30 May-1 June).

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