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Hawkins and Purdue lead British squad for World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 24.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
Callum Hawkins and Charlotte Purdue will head the British squad for the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 on 17 October.
In Doha, world and Olympic champions prepare for memorable end to an unusual year 24.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
In a year without any major international championships, world 5000m champion Hellen Obiri will experience the next-best thing when she takes to the start line for the 3000m at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Doha on Friday (25).
Tokyo Olympics to go ahead 'with or without COVID'? 24.9.2020 Rediff: Sports
The Tokyo Olympics were postponed from 2020 to 2021 due to the coronavirus. The pandemic has continued to spread, casting a shadow over the viability of hosting the Games next year.
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Russian GP: Hamilton set to equal Schumi's record 91 wins 23.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Lewis Hamilton is one win away from matching Michael Schumacher's all-time record 91 and the Mercedes F1 driver will be favourite to get the job done in Russia on Sunday. Some felt Schumacher's tally might never be equalled when the seven-time world champion.
Yehualaw and Kiros win Ethiopia’s trial race for Gdynia 23.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
Yalemzerf Yehualaw and Hailemaryam Kiros were victorious over 15km in Addis Ababa on Wednesday (23) in a race that Ethiopian Athletics will use as a form guide when selecting its team for the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020.
Canada names team for World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 23.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
Athletics Canada has unveiled its team of four men and one woman for the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 on 17 October.
Tokyo Olympics: Japan to require COVID-19 tests for athletes, draft shows 23.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Organisers of next year's delayed Olympic Games will require coronavirus tests of foreign athletes upon their arrival in Japan, draft measures released on Wednesday show. Although foreign athletes and other participants will not have to undergo a two-week quarantine period, virus tests will be required on arrival and departure, under the plan.
Olympic-bound Indian boxers seek foreign exposure 23.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
TOI can confirm that a proposal for a 45-day-long training-cum-competition tour to Italy, France and Poland has already been submitted by high-performance director Santiago Nieva and Indian coaches to the Boxing Federation of India and Sports Authority of India for their consideration.
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Andreescu pulls out of French Open, to take rest of 2020 off 22.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Canada's Bianca Andreescu has pulled out of the French Open and will take the rest of the season off to focus on her recuperation, the world number seven said on Tuesday.
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Naert sets sights on Gdynia for return to competitive action 22.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
Luckily, Koen Naert has the habit of writing things down.
Tokyo Olympics will be my best, says archer Atanu Das 22.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Indian archer Atanu Das has vowed to dish out his best performance at next year's Tokyo Games, saying he is much better prepared, having worked on various aspects of his game after an ordinary outing at the Rio Olympics.
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Ciriello quits as analytical coach of Indian men's hockey team 22.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
The 34-year-old, a decorated former Australian drag-flick ace, had returned home in June when the national team probables were granted a four-week break from the camp. Although the campers regrouped at the SAI, South here on August 4, Ciriello stayed back in Australia.
Tokyo Olympics Consulting Firm Paid $370K To IOC Official's Son: Report 21.9.2020 NDTV Sports - Latest
The claims come as French authorities probe an alleged vote-buying scandal, centring around $2 million paid by the Tokyo bid committee to a now defunct Singapore-based firm.
Cheptegei and Kiplimo lead Ugandan team for World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 21.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
World 10,000m champion Joshua Cheptegei and world 3000m leader Jacob Kiplimo are among the athletes selected to represent Uganda at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 on 17 October.
Back to full health, Bromell's biggest goal is to continue to inspire 21.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
Life has never come easily to Trayvon Bromell.
The power of beetroots 19.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
If you scan through any sport magazine, it is likely you’ll find its pages stained purple with mentions of beetroot.
Karlstrom wins at Alytus Race Walking Festival with Olympic qualifier 19.9.2020 IAAF News and Features
World bronze medallist Perseus Karlstrom returned to the roads for the first time in seven months at the International Race Walking Festival in Alytus on Friday (18), winning the men’s 20km event in 1:20:58.
On this day in 2000, Karnam Malleswari made Olympic history 19.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
At the Sydney 2000 Olympics, after lifting 110 kg and 130 kg in the 'snatch' and 'clean and jerk' categories, respectively, to total 240kg, Malleswari won a prestigious bronze medal to create history.
Is Giannis Antetokounmpo the greatest Greek athlete of all time? An investigation 18.9.2020 SBNation.com - All Posts
Is Giannis Antetokounmpo the greatest Greek athlete of all time? An investigation
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A good junior program has helped women's hockey team: Rani 18.9.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Equal opportunities like the men's hockey team and a robust junior program have been major contributing factors in the improved performance of the women's national side, feels skipper Rani. The Indian women's hockey team has enjoyed a spate of good results in top tournaments recently, including winning the silver medal at the 2018 Asian Games and qualifying for back-to-back Olympics.
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