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The lexicon of athletics superlatives must surely now be almost exhausted for the greatest 800 metres runner ever.
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Mutola - nurturing the future

The lexicon of athletics superlatives must surely now be almost exhausted for the greatest 800 metres runner ever.... Read More

A World indoor record equalling performance by Christian Olsson in the Triple Jump, a women’s relay World record by Russia, and a sixth 800m gold for Maria Mutola brought Budapest 2004 to a spectacular close this evening.
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Olsson and Russian relay girls add to World record tally – Day THREE – final session.

A World indoor record equalling performance by Christian Olsson in the Triple Jump, a women’s relay World record by Russia, and a sixth 800m gold for Maria Mutola brought Budapest 2004 to a spectacular close this evening.... Read More

Slowish tactical 3000m races are the norm at major indoor championships but often offer great spectacles. Ken Nakamura gives his brief analysis of the respective merits of both the men’s and women’s 3000m at the 10th IAAF World Indoor championships in Budapest, Hungary (5 – 7 March).
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Budapest 2004 from a long distance

Slowish tactical 3000m races are the norm at major indoor championships but often offer great spectacles. Ken Nakamura gives his brief analysis of the respective merits of both the men’s and women’s 3000m at the 10th IAAF World Indoor championships in Budapest, Hungary (5 – 7 March).... Read More

Over more than a century of Olympic and World championships athletics, there have been many great field event finals, with many more tremendous performances.
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Lebedeva does the double

Over more than a century of Olympic and World championships athletics, there have been many great field event finals, with many more tremendous performances.... Read More

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Men 4x400m Relay Final

The relays are always full of thrills and spills, never more so than on the tight circuits at indoor meetings.... Read More

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News07 Mar 2004

Women 4x400m Relay Final

Russia always promised to deliver something special in the 4x400 metres relay final at the 10th IAAF World Indoor Championships.

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NEWS FLASH - Olsson equals World indoor Triple Jump record

Sweden's Christian Olsson, the reigning World indoor and outdoor champion leapt out to a 17.83 metres performance in the third round of the men’s Triple Jump today, so equalling the Cuba’s Aliecer Urrutia’s World record mark which was set in Sindelfingen, Germany on 1 March 1997.

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News07 Mar 2004

Men 1500m Final

second opening laps, it was readily apparent that the men's 1500 metres would come down to a mad dash, and it did

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Women 3000m Final

Ethiopia was expected to capture gold and silver in the women's 3000m, but the predicted finishing order was reversed

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Men Heptathlon 1000 metres

They say that the great champions are the ones who manage to win in adversity. Roman Sebrle must, therefore, be a truly great champion

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Men Shot Put Final

After dropping off slightly yesterday in the qualifying round, Christian Cantwell again moved back over the twenty-one-metre mark

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News07 Mar 2004

Men Triple Jump Final

Tonight, the reigning world indoor and outdoor champion hopped, stepped and jumped 17.83 to equal the seven-year-old mark of Cuba's Aliecer Urrutia

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Women High Jump Final

First it was the pole vault, then the long jump earlier today, and now the high jump with a one-two Russian finish.

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Men 800m Final

Has the 800 metres found itself a new star? Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, from South Africa, ought to think of himself as such

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Women 800m Final

Yet again, Maria Mutola entered the record books, winning her 6th World Indoor 800m title.

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Women 60m Hurdles Final

As she did in Paris just over six months ago, Perdita Felicien not only pulled off a major upset to win the 60 metres hurdles.

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Men 200m Final

Defending bronze medallist Dominic Demeritte moved up two notches in Budapest to become the last World Indoor Champion in the 200 metres.

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