The USA 4x100m won Olympic silver in 2012 before being DQ'd for Tyson Gay's positive drug test.
19 Jul 2015

Adidas Blocks Athletes From Representing USA

Athletes running forAdidas at the Monaco diamond league were told that they could not represent the USA in the 4x100m relay because it would mean wearing Nike kit. Mike Rodgers, who ran on the USA ‘A’ team, told Flotrack how the USA ‘B’ team couldn’t race because Adidas athletes Trell

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

TUE Tuesdays: Lausanne Rivals Seoul for Dirtiest Race in History

Ben Johnson is normally the first name of everyone’s lips when it comes to famous drug cheats but Justin Gatlin is giving him a run for his money. ( Pun fully intended) Last Thursday’s Lausanne Diamond League featured five athletes who have previously tested positive for banned substances. There were

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11 Jul 2015

Gay and Powell reflect on how to beat Gatlin

“Shit. A lot, man.” That’s what Tyson Gay believes it will take for him and the likes of Asafa Powell to close the gap on Justin Gatlin, writes Chris Chavez.  Gatlin ran away with another victory in the Diamond League running 9.75 for the 100-meter dash in Lausanne.   “Man, this

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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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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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02 Jun 2015

Gay finds peace; Awesome Alexa; Bolt the neighbour from hell; JTG 5-a-day

Gay finds peace after doping ban Tyson Gay won the 100m at the Prefontaine Classic last weekend and guess what? He’s still denying having knowingly taken performance enhancing drugs. Yep, just a mistake, you see. Anyway, he says he’s learned from said mistake and found peace after taking the win

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31 May 2015

Classy Kirani, brilliant Barshim, middle distance thrillers; relive the Pre Classic

Mo show rolls on Mo Farah made an impressive first step towards defending his world 10,000m crown in Beijing later this year when defeating the man touted as one of his biggest threats, Geoffrey Kamworor  on Friday night. Here’s the full race. Gatlin is great, once again Rejoice! Justin Gatlin

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13 May 2015

Jones gone in the distance; Gay costs silver lining; Gatlin wants gold – JTG 5-A-Day

Jones leaves endurance role; Haile gone for good Listen to our latest podcast which discusses the departure of Ireland’s National Endurance Coach Chris Jones and the retirement of Haile Gebrselassie along with plenty of talking points here and read about Jones’s departure in the Irish Examiner here Tyson Gay case

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Gatlin, Gay and Rodgers competing at the 2014 Lausanne Meeting.
26 Mar 2015

Twitter Voices Its Opinion On Gatlin’s Nike Deal

Justin Gatlin will be running under the Nike swoosh for the 2015 season after the sports brand signed him to a sponsorship deal. There have been reports that Tyson Gay has also signed up with Nike but this not the case – he is however training with a Nike sponsored

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21 Mar 2015

Gay joins controversial coach; Farah set to fly in Lisbon; Fat man sets lofty goal; Your JTG 5-a-day

Gay goes to Smith, the coach to numerous cheats Chris Chavez of ESPN revealed today that doper Tyson Gay, on his return from a drugs ban, is now working with a coach with a highly questionable reputation, John Smith, who has coached a number of world-beating sprinters, and a number

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