Athletics

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UK Athletics handed £150,000 in lottery cash to stage London Diamond League
UK Athletics has been given a financial boost from UK Sport after fears that hosting the event would lead to it losing £500,000

Sean Ingle in Paris

08, Jun, 2023 @5:41 PM

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Caster Semenya to publish ‘unflinching’ memoir with Stormzy’s #Merky Books
In The Race to Be Myself, the Olympian athlete will detail her battle for permission to compete as a woman with hyperandrogenism

Sarah Shaffi

02, Jun, 2023 @12:52 PM

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Johnson-Thompson ‘can see a path back’ after second-place finish in Götzis
The heptathlete said: ‘I have blown the cobwebs off and I can truly attack’ after finishing second at the prestigious Hypomeeting in Götzis

Sean Ingle in Götzis

28, May, 2023 @7:36 PM

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Emotional Johnson-Thompson rallies with personal best on comeback trail
Katarina Johnson-Thompson sits in third place after the first day in the prestigious HypoMeeting heptathlon after a personal best in the shot put

Sean Ingle in Götzis

27, May, 2023 @5:19 PM

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson: ‘In 2022, I felt like I was asleep the whole year’
After a disappointing 2022, the British heptathlete feels reinvigorated with a new coach and new goals

Sean Ingle in Götzis

26, May, 2023 @2:33 PM

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World 10km record holder Rhonex Kipruto suspended for suspected doping
Rhonex Kipruto has been suspended for suspected doping offences in yet another serious blow to the reputation of Kenyan athletics

Sean Ingle

17, May, 2023 @12:08 PM

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World Athletics awaits report into Rana Reider after coach reveals sanction
World Athletics is awaiting a US Center for SafeSport report into Rana Reider after the renowned sprint coach revealed he had been sanctioned for a relationship that ‘presented a power imbalance’ with one of his athletes

Sean Ingle

10, May, 2023 @8:15 PM

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce: ‘A parent at sports day tried to psych me out’
Jamaica’s ‘gentle assassin’ on believing she can still run faster, and why female athletes should never feel ashamed of wanting to win

Sean Ingle in Paris

09, May, 2023 @7:00 AM

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‘She was unapologetically her’: Tori Bowie was a brilliant one of a kind
In the aftermath of the sprinter’s death at the age of just 32, her USA teammate remembers a talented athlete who did things her own way

Andrew Lawrence

05, May, 2023 @7:15 AM

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Former world and Olympic sprint champion Tori Bowie dies at 32
The former Olympic and world champion sprinter Tori Bowie has died at the age of 32, her management company confirmed on Wednesday

Tom Lutz

03, May, 2023 @1:40 PM

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London Marathon in talks to help save cash-strapped UK Athletics
Event director Hugh Brasher said: ‘We have a responsibility to the sport’ as the governing body is embroiled in a financial crisis, having lost £1.8m last year

Sean Ingle

24, Apr, 2023 @4:00 PM

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‘Part of me wanted to cry’: Mo Farah finishes ninth in last London marathon
Mo Farah’s time of 2hr 10min 28sec was the slowest of his career, which will draw to a close in September

Sean Ingle

23, Apr, 2023 @8:37 PM

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