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No spleen any more, but marathon runner Valeria Straneo has plenty of heart

Valeria Straneo’s silver medal in the women’s marathon on the opening day of the IAAF World Championships in Moscow was the highlight of the Italian athletics season in 2013 and one of the biggest stories in all of Italian sport, well at least outside football, during the last year. ... Read More

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2013 end-of-year reviews – sprints

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best sprint performances this year, with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.... Read More

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long distance performances on the track this year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.
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2013 end-of-year reviews – long distance

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best long distance performances on the track this year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.... Read More

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best road running performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.
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2013 end-of-year reviews – road running

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best road running performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.... Read More

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best hurdles performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.
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2013 end-of-year reviews – hurdles

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best hurdles performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.... Read More

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News28 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – jumps

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best jumps performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.

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News27 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – throws

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best throws performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.

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News26 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – combined events

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best combined events performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.

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News24 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – relays

Statisticians A Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava look back on the best relay performances of the year with Julin covering the men’s events and Jalava the women’s.

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News23 Dec 2013

2013 end-of-year reviews – race walks

All roads led to Moscow for Ireland’s World 50km race walk champion Robert Heffernan.

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Press Release20 Sep 2013

More than 1900 blood samples collected – Moscow 2013

As part of the IAAF’s sophisticated anti-doping programme at the 14th edition of the IAAF World Championships in Moscow, Russia, blood tests were conducted from 4-18 August for profiling purposes in connection with the Athlete Biological Passport. This programme was conducted in partnership with WADA and the WADA-accredited Laboratory in Lausanne.

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Feature19 Aug 2013

Speedy Kiprop rebounds from London disappointment

Asbel Kiprop found redemption on the blue Mondo track at IAAF World Championship as the year's top athletics meeting came to a close on Sunday

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Feature19 Aug 2013

Sum adds gold as Savinova gets her final calculations wrong

Maria Savinova, Russia’s Olympic gold medallist and defending World 800m champion, was in peak form, ready to win another home gold in front of a crowd which included many of her family and friends.

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Feature19 Aug 2013

From bridesmaid to bride for Obergfoll

After being the runner up on so many occasions at big championships in the past, German Javelin thrower Christina Obergfoll finally clinched victory.

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Feature19 Aug 2013

Tamgho finally fulfils his 18-metre dream

French triple jump superstar Teddy Tamgho made history on Sunday evening by becoming the third man in history to jump beyond the magic 18-metre barrier, after Jonathan Edwards and Kenny Harrison.

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Report18 Aug 2013

Jamaican Relay double – Day 9 wrap, Moscow 2013

Sunday evening saw the last session of competition at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, wrapping up the 2013 IAAF World Championships.

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Feature18 Aug 2013

Pearson ‘satisfied’ with silver after Rollins' ‘emotional roller coaster’

Australia’s defending champion Sally Pearson, who took silver behind Brianna Rollins, admitted that she had allowed herself to hope for gold despite having a season that only really started in June following hamstring injuries.

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