16 Aug 2015

Who will be champions in China? Men’s track previews

100m: clash of the sprint titans In a race where only two athletes have a conceivable shot at gold, Justin Gatlin will start favourite after a year in which he has eviscerated all challengers who have stood in his way. Beijing, though, with a back-in-form Usain Bolt on the start

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14 Aug 2015

Beijing 2015: the five events you can’t miss

Bolt, Gatlin and the race for credibility; Men’s 100m They can pitch it any way they want – good versus evil, drug cheat versus paragon of virtue, track’s hero versus its villain – but none of it will matter a jot to Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin when they settle

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Silver lining: Mark English after finishing second at the European Indoor Championships.
25 Jul 2015

English Back In Business At Anniversary Games

Mark English put his European U23 Championships disappointment well and truly behind him as he clocked a season’s best of 1:45.49 for 800m at the London Anniversary Games this afternoon. Check out his race below where he is bested only by the world record holder, the 2012 Olympic silver medalist,

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25 Jul 2015

London Anniversary Games: Live Stream

Usain Bolt lived up to the hype at day one of the London Anniversary Games, and day two is set to be a cracker. Rudisha takes on Amos over 800m, Sub-44 400m guys Makwala and Van Niekerk do battle over one lap, while Christian Taylor takes on Greg Rutherford in

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25 Jul 2015

Rudisha Ruled the World in 2012. This is 2015. Can he do it?

In 2012, the reigning World Champion and World Record David Rudisha smashed his own World Record and won his first Olympic Title. He strode away from the field, leading from the gun in the most graceful display of front-running the World has ever seen. Behind him an 18 year old

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13 Jul 2015

The Return of the King: Can David Rudisha mount a comeback?

2014 was a good year for David Rudisha. Okay so he didn’t smash the World Record like he did en route to Gold in London 2012 but he gave us another side to his character. We witnessed the Lion, injured, fighting off the young challengers. He was willing to race

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10 Jul 2015

Awesome Amos takes down Rudisha

He tracked him, stalked him, for more than 700 metres – biding his time until the perfect moment –and when Nijel Amos caught sight of the finish line in Lausanne tonight, he emerged from the slipstream of his great rival David Rudisha, powered past, and won the 800m in 1:43.27.

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20 Jun 2015

After rising from rags to riches, Amos is on the record hunt

On the inside of Nijel Amos’s forearm, etched into his dark skin, sits a tattoo of a number which defines not just the athlete he is, but recounts his greatest achievement to date: 1:41.73. It was almost three years ago – on a warm Friday evening in August 2012 –

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08 Jun 2015

Mo knows, Taylor talks triple, Double dutch, Amos answers, Birmingham battles; JTG 5-A-DAY

Only Mo Knows When did Mo find out find that Alberto Salazar was going to be under investigation for the infamous BBC panorama documentary? Thats the question on Ben Bloom’s lips. Farah, 32 claimed that he had only found out about the investigation a few days before the show aired. The Daily

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22 Mar 2015

Mo records; Mo supplement questions – JTG 5-A-Day

Farah cracks 60 and runs European record at Lisbon half Mo Farah ran a European record of 59:32 at the Lisbon half marathon to become the first Britain to run under 60 minutes for the distance. Farah had a mishap at the end negotiating the finishing tape. Find out more

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