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Australia and New Zealand to contest Netball World Cup final in 2011 repeat

Inside the Games - August 15, 2015 - 11:32
Defending champions Australia will play New Zealand in a repeat of the 2011 Netball World Cup fi
Categories: Olympics News

Provisional entry list as at 15 August – IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 15, 2015 - 08:55
The provisional entry list for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 is now available.
Categories: World Athletics News

SINOPEC: 'We believe more people will like athletics and love sport through our involvement'

IAAF News - August 14, 2015 - 16:45
As the IAAF's first Official Chinese Partner, petroleum and chemical giants SINOPEC are naturally keen to maximise their association with the forthcoming IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 which will be held in the Chinese capital between 22-30 August.
Categories: World Athletics News

Mondo holds dear Beijing Olympic memories

IAAF News - August 14, 2015 - 04:30
For Mondo, the IAAF's official track supplier, Beijing's Bird's Nest Stadium will always hold special memories.
Categories: World Athletics News

Korir to defend Toronto Waterfront Marathon title

IAAF News - August 13, 2015 - 16:03
Laban Korir will return to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on 18 October to defend the title he won in 2014 and, if the conditions are right, attack the course record at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.
Categories: World Athletics News

De Grasse relishing underdog role in Beijing

IAAF News - August 13, 2015 - 13:12
As if the world of men’s sprinting didn’t have an extraordinary cast of characters already, along comes Canada's 20-year-old Andre De Grasse.
Categories: World Athletics News

Rio 2016 memorabilia sales down on previous Games but could still be success, predicts Honav chief

Inside the Games - August 12, 2015 - 17:26
Ensuring the Olympics and Paralympics is entirely separate to the Government in the minds of the
Categories: Olympics News

Dibaba to run 3000m in Zurich – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - August 12, 2015 - 16:37
World 1500m record-holder Genzebe Dibaba is the latest athlete to sign up for the Weltklasse meeting. The Ethiopian star will contest the 3000m at the IAAF Diamond League final in Zurich on 3 September.
Categories: World Athletics News

Record-breaking Garcia leads Spain's team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 12, 2015 - 13:33
Spain will be represented by 39 athletes at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.
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Farah to defend Great North Run title

IAAF News - August 12, 2015 - 11:05
Double world and Olympic champion Mo Farah is to return to Tyneside to defend his Great North Run crown at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 13 September.
Categories: World Athletics News

Klishina’s overseas adventures

IAAF News - August 11, 2015 - 16:47
In January 2009, 18-year-old Darya Klishina, the reigning world youth long jump champion, was at the CSKA Indoor Arena in Moscow, absorbing every word being spoken by long jump world record-holder Mike Powell at a master class.
Categories: World Athletics News

Pichardo and Silva feature on Cuba’s team for Beijing

IAAF News - August 11, 2015 - 13:45
World-leading jumpers Pedro Pablo Pichardo and Yarisley Silva lead Cuba’s team of 34 athletes for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.
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Bolt and Fraser-Pryce front Jamaica’s team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 11, 2015 - 12:26
Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will defend their sprint titles in the Chinese capital after being confirmed as part of the Jamaican team for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.
Categories: World Athletics News

130 athletes to represent USA at IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 21:43
Five reigning world champions will lead 130 athletes on the US team for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.
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All-session ticket packages now on sale for IAAF World Indoor Championships, Portland 2016

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 17:03
All-session ticket packages for the IAAF World Indoor Championships, Portland 2016 went on sale on Monday 10 August at 0900 local time / 1600GMT.
Categories: World Athletics News

Wlodarczyk and Fajdek lead Polish team for IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 16:41
The Polish Athletics Association has announced a team of 50 athletes for the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 led by hammer stars Anita Wlodarczyk and Pawel Fajdek.
Categories: World Athletics News

Australia to send at least 42 athletes to IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 12:24
Athletics Australia have confirmed that an Australian team of at least 42 athletes will go to the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.
Categories: World Athletics News

Personal bests – Martyn Rooney

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 11:11
Martyn Rooney secured the first major international title of his career when he won the 2014 European 400m crown in Zurich last summer, and he also was part of Great Britain’s victorious 4x400m team there. The latest in the long line of outstanding British 400m men ponders our Personal Bests questions.
Categories: World Athletics News

Dwyer, Jefferson and Burks the stars of the final day of NACAC Championships

IAAF News - August 10, 2015 - 00:30
Rasheed Dwyer, Kyra Jefferson and Quanesha Burks produced world class performances on the final day of the 2nd NACAC Senior Championships in San Jose, Costa Rica, when 15 of the 16 finals contested saw championship records on Sunday (9).
Categories: World Athletics News

Fajdek throws 83.93m in Szczecin

IAAF News - August 9, 2015 - 17:23
Poland’s world champion Pawel Fajdek stole the spotlight from his compatriot and women’s hammer world record-holder Anita Wlodarczyk when he fired his implement out to two successive national records at the 61st Janusz Kusocinski Memorial meeting, part of the IAAF Hammer Throw Challenge, on home soil in Szczecin on Sunday (9)
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