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Report03 Sep 2016

Vetter takes victory in javelin as legends bid farewell in Berlin

German javelin throwers impressed with personal bests in front of the home crowd at the 75th edition of ISTAF Berlin on Sunday (3).

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News01 Aug 2015

Three defending champions on Germany’s team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

The German Athletics Federation (DLV) will travel to the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 with a team of 65 athletes.

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News19 May 2015

Women's javelin back in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

It has been 13 years, but the women’s javelin returns to Oslo’s Bislett Stadium for the 50th anniversary of the ExxonMobil Bislett Games, part of the 2015 IAAF Diamond League, on 11 June.

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Previews16 May 2015

Barshim and Bondarenko resume battle in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

Sixteen disciplines begin their 2015 IAAF Diamond League journey in Shanghai on Sunday (17), but it is hard to see any of the other 15 events topping the men’s high jump.

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News30 Mar 2015

Spotakova and Obergfoll to duel in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Barbora Spotakova and Christina Obergfoll headline a deep world-class javelin field at the 2015 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 30 May, after organisers for the famous Prefontaine Classic announced the line up for the this event on Monday (30).

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News27 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – throws

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best throws performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.

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Previews31 Aug 2013

Harting happy to be back home in Berlin – IAAF World Challenge

He calls the Olympic Stadium in Berlin his ‘living room’ so three-time World champion Robert Harting is not going to be denied victory in the Discus easily at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in the German capital on Sunday.

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Previews28 Aug 2013

Will Bondarenko be Bolt's lightning conductor in Zurich? – IAAF Diamond League

Despite a plethora of recently crowned World champions taking part in the first of this year’s IAAF Diamond League finals in Zurich on Thursday (29), if there is one person who has the potential to usurp the modern phenomenon that is Usain Bolt then that man may be Bohdan Bonderenko.

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Previews21 Aug 2013

World champions Aregawi and Sum clash in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

Swedish favourite Abebe Aregawi is among 12 World champions – including Kenya’s Asbel Kiprop, USA’s David Oliver, Ethiopia’s Meseret Defar, Czech Republic’s Zuzana Hejnova , Russia’s Svetlana Shkolina and Colombia’s Caterine Ibarguen and Germany’s Christina Obergfoll - competing at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on Thursday.

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News20 Aug 2013

Twelve World champions set to compete in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

The IAAF World Championships came to a close last Sunday and many of the newly-crowned World champions will compete in Stockholm on 22 August at the DN Galan, the next leg of the IAAF Diamond League.

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Feature19 Aug 2013

From bridesmaid to bride for Obergfoll

After being the runner up on so many occasions at big championships in the past, German Javelin thrower Christina Obergfoll finally clinched victory.

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Report18 Aug 2013

Jamaican Relay double – Day 9 wrap, Moscow 2013

Sunday evening saw the last session of competition at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, wrapping up the 2013 IAAF World Championships.

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