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Redemption for Makwala at African Championships

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African 400m record-holder Isaac Makwala went to the recent Commonwealth Games as one of Botswana’s best hopes for a medal, but missed out on making the final by 0.02. On Tuesday (12), the third day of action at the African Championships in Marrakech, however, he made no such mistakes.

Bekele to run Chicago Marathon

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The Bank of America Chicago Marathon today announced that five-time world champion Kenenisa Bekele will compete in his second marathon at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in Chicago on 12 October.

Work, rest and play – Valeria Straneo

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Italy’s Valeria Straneo won the silver medal in the marathon at last year’s IAAF World Championships in Moscow. This week she will be aiming to go one better at the European Championships in Zurich. Here she offers her take on the IAAF’s work, rest and play questions.