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Rio 2016 Olympics: Athletics

Usain Bolt dominated like no other, but excessive focus on him was wrong, feels British sprint legend Linford Christie

Former British 100m Olympic champion Linford Christie feels that nobody has dominated sprint race like Usain Bolt, did but felt that too much spotlight was given to the Jamaican for the good of world..
Firstpost

Mo Farah says he will compete at Tokyo Olympics depending on his medal-winning ability

Farah has been retained on British Athletics' World Class Performance Programme despite doubts over his Olympic plans.
Firstpost

Videos for Rio 2016 Olympics: Athletics

News video: Plans for New Youth Sports Center:

Plans for New Youth Sports Center: "The Arena"

Plans for New Youth Sports Center: "The Arena"
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News video: Nobody Has Dominated Sprint Race Like Usain Bolt Did- Linford Christie

Nobody Has Dominated Sprint Race Like Usain Bolt Did- Linford Christie 03:10

Former British 100m Olympic champion, Linford Christie feels that nobody has dominated sprint race like Usain Bolt did but felt that too much spotlight was given to the Jamaican for the good of world..
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News video: Jeff Long Gone 6PM Coverage

Jeff Long Gone 6PM Coverage

Full recaps of the day's developments.
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King of the track Sir Mo Farah has received his knighthood from the Queen, describing the moment as "incredible" and something he never imagined would happen. The four-time Olympic champion was..
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News video: Putin says doping allegations are US plot against Russia presidential election

Putin says doping allegations are US plot against Russia presidential election 01:05

Ahead of sharing a stage with President Trump at the Apec summit in Vietnam, Vladimir Putin accused the US of inventing doping allegations against Russian athletes. He said the move was aimed at..
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Sir Mo Farah receives knighthood from the Queen

sir mo farah receives knighthood from the queen
King of the track Sir Mo Farah has officially received his knighthood from the Queen. The four-time Olympic champion was honoured at Buckingham Palace for his services to athletics.
MailOnline India Also reported by •MailOnline

2018 Winter Olympics: Russia looks set to be allowed to compete in Seoul despite British doping concerns

Top UK athletics officials tell The Independent they have serious concerns about Russia competing - but an effective PR campaign orchestrated by Moscow means they are powerless to intervene
Independent

Athletics: Kenya's Sumgong banned for four years for doping offense

athletics: kenya's sumgong banned for four years for doping offense
Original source for this article can be found on RT by clicking here © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Jemima Sumgong (KEN) of Kenya celebrates after winning the 2016 Rio Olympics Women’s Marathon in Rio de..
Newsline Also reported by •Reuters

Lee McConnell insists she could never take drugs

lee mcconnell insists she could never take drugs
This is a tale of two unlikely medal ceremonies. The first took place in a doctor's surgery. The second was in the Olympic Stadium in London at the World Athletics Championships.
MailOnline

New entry criteria for Olympic athletics

Qualification standards for athletics world championships and the Olympics will soon be decided by a much simpler rankings system.
SBS

Wayde van Niekerk out of 2018 Commonwealth Games with knee injury

The Commonwealth Games has lost its biggest draw card with the heir to Usain Bolt's athletics throne, South Africa's Olympic gold medallist and world record holder Wayde van Niekerk ruled out of next..
Brisbane Times

Athletics: Van Niekerk to have surgery, will miss Commonwealth Games

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa's Olympic gold medalist Wayde van Niekerk will miss next year’s Commonwealth Games after suffering a serious knee injury in a celebrity touch rugby match, the..
Reuters

Athletics: Farah splits with coach Salazar, moving back to London

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Olympic and world champion Mo Farah has split with long-time coach Alberto Salazar because he wants to move back to London with his family, he said in an interview on..
Reuters

Greg Rutherford returns to defend his Commonwealth gold

greg rutherford returns to defend his commonwealth gold
Olympic gold medallist Greg Rutherford headlines the 75-strong athletics squad Team England has announced for next year's Commonwealth Games.
MailOnline

Track king Usain Bolt determined to pursue football dream despite advancing years

Retired sprint king Usain Bolt has vowed to pursue his dream of playing professional football but admits he will not “embarrass” himself if his goal is out of reach. The Jamaican track and field..
S.China Morning Post

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