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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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Gatlin, Gay and Rodgers competing at the 2014 Lausanne Meeting.
09 Jul 2015

Live Stream: Lausanne Diamond League

The Lausanne Diamond league promises to be an absolute cracker featuring some of the main athlete match-ups that we’ll be looking forward to in Beijing next month. It’ll do well to top Paris last week, but with some of the athletes involved it might just deliver. This year’s two 18m

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Thomas Barr qualifies for Final as fastest Qualifer
09 Jul 2015

Barr Qualifies, Sonia Smashes, Yego wants Gold: Your JTG 5 A DAY

Throwback Thursday Sonia Smashes World Record In 1994 Sonia was in sparkling form, utterly dominating the international distance running circuit. She set the fastest time of the year in four events, the 1500 m, 1 mile, 2000 m and 3000 m, and the second fastest time in the 5000 m.

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Yego throwing a monster. Image: PhotoRun
02 Jul 2015

Yego goes long; Pichardo’s triple threat; Top 10 of the Diamond League, part 2

Seven down, seven to go. With the Diamond League on hiatus in recent weeks to accommodate such events as the US Championships and European Team Championships, we now prepare to get back on track with meeting number eight in Paris this weekend. To mark the halfway point in the calendar,

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12 Jun 2015

Five clashes to follow in New York; English v Rudisha; Gay v the fans; Willis v 5K

The New York Diamond League takes place on Saturday at Icahn Stadium and will be shown live on British Eurosport 2 from 6-8pm GMT. Irish interest will begin and end with Mark English, who races David Rudisha over 800m. Elsewhere, title billing goes to Usain Bolt, who competes in New York

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Triple Jumper Pedro Pablo Pichardo
08 May 2015

Tennessee Uni’s Dodgy Scholarships; Pichardo Pushing toward 18m; JTG 5-A-Day

1. Dennehy Bids Farewell…To the Bahamas Cathal Dennehy gave us an insightful first day diary from his trip to the Bahamas for the World Relays and now closes out the journey with an even more in depth description of life on the Island as a white Irish”journalist”. Have a read

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