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Series29 Mar 2021

For The Record: Michael Norman

Track has taught US sprint star Michael Norman patience. It also helped him connect further with his American and Japanese roots.

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Report27 Mar 2021

Davis and Malone join seven-metre club, Laird clocks 19.81 for 200m

Tara Davis's leap broke the US collegiate record set by Jackie Joyner-Kersee 36 years ago.

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Feature07 Jan 2020

After reaching world final, late starter Greaux looks to go one better in Tokyo

The journey of each elite athlete is preciously unique – and this is particularly true of world 200m finalist Kyle Greaux.

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Feature17 Dec 2019

After steady rise through the 200m ranks, Bass now targeting Tokyo

When Gambian sprinter Gina Bass finished sixth in the 200m at the World Championships last month, she didn’t take home a medal but an entire continent was proud of her.

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News03 Dec 2019

2019 review: sprints

Our end-of-year reviews conclude with renowned statisticians A. Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava taking a look back at 2019’s key action in the sprints.

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Report02 Oct 2019

Report: women's 200m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

For the second time this week, Dina Asher-Smith staked her claim as one of the finest sprinters on the planet.

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Report01 Oct 2019

Report: men's 200m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Noah Lyles earned the first of what will surely be a sequence of global sprint crowns here tonight as he won the world 200m title with efficiency rather than flamboyance in a time of 19.83.

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Previews24 Sep 2019

Preview: men's 200m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Noah Lyles’s talent and exuberance has lit up athletics for a number of years. Although he only turned 22 in July, this young sprinter from Gainesville, Florida, has already won gold medals at the Youth Olympics, Pan American Junior Championships and World U20 Championships, as well as winning the Diamond League Trophy for 200m for the last three seasons.

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Previews24 Sep 2019

Preview: women's 200m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson arrives in Doha with ambitions to capture a world title that has eluded her since she landed squarely into the 200m world elite in 2015.

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Series18 Sep 2019

Advice to my younger self: Andrew Howe

Italy’s Andrew Howe exploded on to the athletics scene by winning gold medals in the long jump and 200m at the 2004 IAAF World U20 Championships. In the years that followed, he went on to win European gold and world silver in the long jump.

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Report25 Aug 2019

National championships round-up: records broken at British and Swiss Championships

Despite strong headwinds at the British Championships, 100m winner Dina Asher-Smith and 200m victor Adam Gemili broke championship records at Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium this weekend.

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Report24 Aug 2019

Lyles breaks 200m meeting record in Paris – IAAF Diamond League

Noah Lyles is heading towards the IAAF Diamond League final, and the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 beyond, at warp speed.

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