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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)
Categories: World Athletics News

A place on the podium in Beijing the aim for Cheruiyot

IAAF News - August 9, 2015 - 11:20
Four years have passed since Vivian Cheruiyot achieved double IAAF World Championships glory in the South Korean city of Deagu but, having returned from maternity leave in emphatic fashion, the diminutive Kenyan distance runner has her eye on the ultimate comeback prize by winning a medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championships, Beijing 2015.
Categories: World Athletics News

England 2015 begin final testing of venues for Rugby World Cup

Inside the Games - August 9, 2015 - 10:33
England 2015 have begun conducting tests in transport, accreditation and spectator experience du
Categories: Olympics News

Gordon, Thomas and Jones shine on day two of NACAC Championships

IAAF News - August 9, 2015 - 08:50
Trinidad and Tobago’s Lalonde Gordon and Mikel Thomas, as well as American hurdler Lolo Jones, provided the highlights of the second day of the NACAC Senior Championships in San Jose, Costa Rica, but the USA continued its dominance by taking 10 of the 13 finals contested on Saturday (8).
Categories: World Athletics News

Ledecky smashes women's 800m world record to win fifth gold medal in Kazan

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 22:49
America’s Katie Ledecky smashed her own world record in the women’s 800 metres freestyle to earn
Categories: Olympics News

Exclusive: TOP programme may generate $2 billion in Tokyo 2020 cycle, as Olympic Movement homes in on first $10 billion quadrennium

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 20:57
A senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official has indicated that The Olympic Partner (
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IBSA stage inaugural blind football European youth camp in Hamburg

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 20:43
The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) have staged their inaugural blind football Europ
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Major League Baseball players could compete at Tokyo 2020 if sport included, WBSC claim

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 19:37
The participation of Major League Baseball (MLB) players formed part of the World Baseball Softb
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Spada claims shoot-off victory to take opening gold of ISSF World Cup in Gabala

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 18:52
Italian Katiuscia Spada secured the first gold medal of the final International Shooting Sport F
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Nottingham 2015 make final preparations ahead of CPISRA World Games Opening Ceremony

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 18:50
Nottingham 2015 are making the final preparations ahead of tomorrow's Opening Ceremony of the Ce
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Germany win five gold medals as Rio 2016 rowing course tested at World Junior Championships

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 17:49
Germany dominated a packed day of finals here at the World Junior Rowing Championships, winning f
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England edge Jamaica with thrilling win to maintain 100 per cent start to Netball World Cup

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 14:46
England surged to the top of Pool B at the Netball World Cup with a thrilling 54-50 victory over
Categories: Olympics News

Kazakhstan become first country to publicly back Bubka in race to become IAAF President

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 13:04
Sergey Bubka has picked up his first public nomination in his campaign to become the new Presiden
Categories: Olympics News

Venues revealed for 20 Rugby World Cup welcome ceremonies

Inside the Games - August 8, 2015 - 10:00
Venues across England and Wales will host welcome ceremonies for teams competing at the 2015 Rug
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