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Previews09 Aug 2016

Preview: men's 1500m – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The big favourite – on the basis that he has won the past three world titles and was the 2008 Olympic champion – has to be Asbel Kiprop.

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News30 May 2016

Kiprop and Souleiman head Oslo's Dream Mile field – IAAF Diamond League

The Dream Mile is synonymous with the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Oslo, and the organisers of the ExxonMobil Bislett Games have announced a star-studded lineup for this year’s race on 7 June, including Kenya’s world champion Asbel Kiprop.

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News09 May 2016

Eugene assembles its best ever mile field – IAAF Diamond League

Organisers of the Prefontaine Classic claim that their Bowerman Mile field for this year’s IAAF Diamond League meeting on 28 May is the best they have ever had.

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Previews11 Sep 2015

Fajdek looking to cement almost perfect season in Rieti

The 2015 IAAF World Challenge circuit will end on Sunday (13) in the Raul Guidobaldi Stadium in the Italian town of Rieti but proceedings get underway on Saturday with the final event in the men’s IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge.

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News20 Aug 2015

Five Olympic champions added to Zurich line-up – IAAF Diamond League

Two weeks prior to the annual gathering of athletics stars at Letzigrund Stadium, organisers of the Weltklasse Zurich have announced the star cast for the men’s 400m, 800m, and 1500m for the first of the IAAF Diamond League finals on 3 September.

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News20 Jun 2015

Kiprop, Farah and Makhloufi to clash over 1500m in Monaco – IAAF Diamond League

Since 2011, all global titles at 1500m and 5000m have been won by just three men. That trio of Asbel Kiprop, Mo Farah and Taoufik Makhloufi will head to the Herculis meeting to contest the 1500m at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco on 17 July.

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News29 Apr 2015

Dream Mile set to delight in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

This year’s ExxonMobil Bislett Games in Oslo celebrates the 50th Anniversary Dream Mile and the IAAF Diamond League meeting director Steinar Hoen has assembled what is arguably the deepest and most highly-regarded field ever seen at the famous Bislett Stadium.

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News27 Apr 2015

Clash of continental 800m champions in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Champions from four continents will grace the men’s two-lap event at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 30 May after the meeting organisers announced their 800m field on Monday (27).

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Report07 Sep 2014

Bondarenko back in the spotlight with win in Rieti

Bogdan Bondarenko cleared 2.36m to win the eagerly-awaited men’s high jump at the Rieti IAAF World Challenge meeting in Italy on Sunday (7).

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Report05 Sep 2014

Birech breaks the eight-minute barrier in Brussels – IAAF Diamond League

In his past five wins on the IAAF Diamond League circuit, Jairus Birech has looked almost unbeatable but in Brussels he was pushed all the way by European record-holder Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad. However, the Kenyan pulled out his first run under eight minutes to secure the Diamond Race title.

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News20 Jun 2014

More global stars added to Lausanne’s competitive line-up – IAAF Diamond League

A total of 19 global champions will compete in Lausanne’s Pontaise Stadium on 3 July at the 39th edition of Athletissima, one of two IAAF Diamond League meetings in Switzerland.

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Report18 May 2014

Montsho and Makhloufi pay the price in Shanghai – IAAF Diamond League

In the 100m it pays to run your own race. At pretty well every other distance, it pays to be aware of your opposition, too. Amantle Montsho and Taoufik Makhloufi appeared to forget this at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai, and they paid for it by being pipped on the line for the win in their events on Sunday (18).

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