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2018 Commonwealth Game(s) of throws

Perhaps a slightly surprising notion, but I think the most likely athletic gold medals for England, in both men’s and women’s events, are in the hammer. 1,271 more words

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2018 Commonwealth Games - Sprinting Suggestions

Ever the pinnacle of multi-sport championships, athletics will be sure to draw in the crowds when the track and field action begins on Sunday 8th April at the Carrara stadium. 1,960 more words

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IAAF World Championship Predictions: Part Two - Women's events.

….and now for the good stuff! I was overwhelmed by the response to my predictions  for the men’s events at this years IAAF World Championship, which has made me even more excited to go through the women’s events, because let’s be fair, women’s track and field is on fire at the moment and the chances of records falling are substantially higher than for their male counterparts. 3,383 more words

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IAAF World Championship Predictions: Part 1 - Men's events.

With the IAAF World Championships kicking off in my hometown later this week, I thought I’d cast an eye over the start lists and make some (probably rogue) predictions. 2,572 more words

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Diamond League - Oslo: Coe, Cram, Ovett, Wightman?

The Bislett games was the next stop on the circuit and the eyes of the world had turned to look at the young Norweigan Karston Warholm. 3,717 more words

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Diamond League - Rome: Obiri gallant at Golden Gala

After Eugene, the diamond league moved to Rome for the first European meet of 2016. The Golden Gala marks a significant point in the calendar, as from here there are just two months until the world championships. 4,701 more words

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Diamond League - Eugene: Scorching performances stateside

The third leg of this years diamond league took place in Eugene, USA at the Prefontaine Classic, named after Steve Prefontaine, the American middle/long distance running prodigy who tragically died in a road accident aged 24. 5,131 more words

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