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Usain Bolt wins 100m in Warsaw

Usain Bolt went under 10 seconds in his second 100m of the season, winning in 9.98 in Warsaw on Saturday night.

The six-time Olympic champion was untested on a makeshift straight track inside a soccer stadium, despite his final being delayed 15 minutes with the hammer throw competition finishing up. 167 more words

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Allyson Felix beats Tori Bowie in Stockholm

Allyson Felix denied rising U.S. sprinter Tori Bowie from another statement win, edging her countrywoman in a 200m race at a Diamond League meet in Stockholm on Thursday. 377 more words

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Diamond League resumes with women's sprint clash in Stockholm

U.S. track and field athletes spent the last month in the shadows as the top meets have been European- and Commonwealth-only affairs.

The resumption of the Diamond League, beginning in Stockholm on Thursday (Universal Sports, 2 p.m. 587 more words

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Can David Wilson, ex-NFL RB, make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team?

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David Wilson‘s career in the NFL is over, but he hopes an elite professional track and field career is just beginning. 384 more words

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Lolo Jones ends track and field season early

Lolo Jones is finished competing this year.

The Summer and Winter Olympian announced on Facebook that she’s skipping her last three track races this summer and will take a break after spending the last two years juggling two sports. 189 more words

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Usain Bolt wins his first 100m of 2014

At least from the spectator’s point of view, life’s a beach for Usain Bolt. So it was fitting that the superstar sprinter’s victorious first 100-meter race of 2014 took place on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro Sunday. 179 more words

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Yohann Diniz stops to celebrate before breaking 50km race walk world record

France’s Yohann Diniz broke the world record in the 50km race walk at the European Championships on Friday with so much time to spare that he was able to stop and grab a Portuguese flag to carry across the finish line along with the French flag. 139 more words

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