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Previews18 May 2017

Thompson the headline act in Kingston

Double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson headlines a galaxy of stars competing at the 14th staging of the Jamaica International Invitational on Saturday (20), the first meeting of the 2017 IAAF World Challenge.

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News24 May 2016

McLeod and Bett highlight men’s hurdles races in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Jamaica’s Omar McLeod, the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 60m hurdles gold medallist and Kenya’s 2015 400m hurdles world champion Nicholas Bett head the men’s hurdles fields at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28).

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Report30 Apr 2016

Kirani James flies to world-leading 44.08 at Drake Relays

Kirani James edged close rival Lashawn Merritt to take victory over 400m in a world-leading 44.08 at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, USA, on Friday (29).

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Series25 Jan 2016

First impressions – Bershawn Jackson

USA’s Bershawn Jackson won the Diamond Race in the 400m hurdles last year. The two-time world champion reflects on some firsts in his career both on and off the track.

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Report27 Jun 2015

Bartoletta jumps world-leading 7.12m at US Championships

Long jumper-cum-sprinter Tianna Bartoletta produced the best performance on the third day of the US Championships in Eugene on Saturday (27), flying out to a world-leading 7.12m.

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News08 Jun 2015

Hussein out to thrill local Swiss fans in Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Swiss local hero and 2014 European 400m hurdles champion Kariem Hussein will take on some of the best men his event has to offer and race in front of his family and friends at the Athletissima meeting in Lausanne, the ninth of this summer’s IAAF Diamond League meetings, on 9 July.

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Report10 May 2015

Miller and Stowers shine in Kingston

Super-quick sprinting provided most of the highlights at the Jamaica International Invitational, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, with Shaunae Miller continuing her run of good early season form with a world-leading 200m clocking of 22.14 on Saturday night (9).

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Report25 Apr 2015

Kirani James flies to 44.22 at Drake Relays

Grenada’s Olympic 400m champion Kirani James showed stunning early season form when he flew around the track at the Drake Relays to win the 400m in 44.22 in Des Moines, USA, on Friday night (24).

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News15 Apr 2015

World’s top 400m hurdlers head to Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

The Prefontaine Classic men’s 400m hurdles will be one of the most competitive events at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 29-30 May.

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IaafNews05 Jul 2013

Athletics stars inspire future generation at special demonstration of IAAF / Nestlé Kids’ Athletics in Switzerland

Seven world-class athletes joined dozens of young children today for an athletics competition held in the grounds of the Nestlé headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland, situated on the banks of the picturesque Lake Geneva.

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Previews03 May 2013

Kiryu out to prove himself in Tokyo - IAAF World Challenge

It won't take a Bolt of lightning to generate excitement in the men's 100m at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, in Tokyo on Sunday. The prospect of the first Japanese breaking 10 seconds, and maybe an Asian Area record - and a high school student, no less - already has the place buzzing.

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