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Teferi takes title No.4 while Oumaiz defeats the favourites in Atapuerca| News

Spain’s Ouassim Oumaiz and Ethiopia’s Senberi Teferi captured commanding victories at the 16th Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the opening leg of the 2019-20...

‘Bannister: Everest on the Track’ takes FICA Golden Achilles prize| News

The US-produced film Bannister: Everest on the Track has won the top prize, the Golden Achilles, at the second International Athletics Film Festival...

Janek Õiglane: achieving things the hard way| News

Two years ago, behind the decathlon medal-winning trio of Kevin Mayer, Rico Freimuth and Kai Kazmirek at the World Championships in London, a...

Tafa rallies to win in Xichang| News

Shume Tafa overcame a deficit of more than one minute as the Ethiopian took the men’s title at the Xichang Qionghai Lake Wetland...

Desisa and Chepngetich win 2019 AIMS Best Marathon Runner Awards| News

World marathon champions Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Ruth Chepngetich of Kenya were tonight recognised as the male and female recipients of the...

Weekend road preview: course record assaults on tap in Hefei, Xichang and Nanchang| News

Much of the attention of this weekend’s road racing scene will fall on China, with marathons in Hefei, Xichang, Nanjing and Nanchang on...

Placido Domingo won’t perform at cultural events before Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO -- The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee said Friday opera legend Placido Domingo has said he won't perform at pre-Olympics cultural events in Japan.The committee said in a statement that Domingo has decided not to perform at an event...

Muir targets world indoor 1000m record in Glasgow| News

With just 100 days to go to the Müller Indoor Grand Prix Glasgow, organisers announced that Laura Muir will attempt to set break...

Cross Country Permit season gets underway in Atapuerca| News

The 2019-20 IAAF Cross Country Permit series will kick off in Burgos on Saturday (9) with the Cross de Atapuerca, one of five...

Russia denies manipulation of key doping data

KATOWICE, Poland -- For years, Russian leaders portrayed pursuit of the doping scandal that has paralyzed the country's Olympic aspirations as a mission driven by political interests in the West. On Thursday, fissures erupted between their own countrymen, ratcheting...

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