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Report18 Mar 2016

Report: women's 1500m heats – IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016

Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands and Dawit Seyaum of Ethiopia remain on course for a head-to-head duel in the women’s 1500m final on Saturday night after both powered to victory in impressive style in Friday afternoon’s qualifying heats.

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Report28 Feb 2016

Maslak prepares for Portland with Czech 200m title – indoor round-up

World indoor 400m champion Pavel Maslak sharpened up for his title defence in Portland next month with a 20.78 victory over 200m at the Czech Indoor Championships on Sunday (28).

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Report14 Feb 2016

Defar shows in Boston that she's back on track after a long absence

Meseret Defar was gunning for her own 11-year-old meeting record of 8:30.05 in the women’s 3000m at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, the second IAAF World Indoor Tour event of 2016, and she came tantalisingly close to it in her first race on a track since 2013, running a world-leading 8:30.83 on Sunday (14).

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Report17 Sep 2015

Kenya's 4x400m men finish off the All-Africa Games in style

The Kenyan men’s 4x400m squad brought the curtain down on the athletics competitions at the All-Africa Games with a win in a Games record of 3:00.34 and a thrilling duel with favourites Botswana on Thursday (17).

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Report15 May 2015

Doha 200m winner Felix flies to best time since Olympic triumph – IAAF Diamond League

On a night of superb performances at the first IAAF Diamond League meeting of 2015, Allyson Felix cannot be denied her place in the spot light in Doha.

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Report08 Mar 2015

5000m double for hosts Ethiopia at African Junior Championships

The capacity crowd in Addis Ababa were brought to their feet when Ethiopia’s Yomif Kejelcha and Etagegn Woldu won gold in the 5000m finals during the closing two days of the African Junior Championships, which concluded on Sunday (8).

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Report08 Feb 2015

Willis's mile win leads the string of indoor superlatives in Boston

The Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center saw another world best, a world junior best, and six world-leading marks at the 20th edition of the IAAF Indoor Permit meeting now known as the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday night (7).

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Feature07 Feb 2015

After stellar outdoor season, Seyaum hoping for indoor breakthrough

This winter, world junior 1500m champion Dawit Seyaum will be hoping to erase unhappy memories of a previous indoor-related experience.

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Report14 Sep 2014

Report: women's 1500m – IAAF Continental Cup, Marrakech 2014

Breaking away from Dawit Seyaum’s late-race challenge, Sifan Hassan collected an impressive victory in the 1500m to further cushion Europe’s lead midway through the second day’s programme.

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Report28 Jul 2014

Day six report: Williams and Martinez set championship records – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Championship records from US hurdler Kendell Williams and Cuban triple jumper Lazaro Martinez provided the highlights of the final day of the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on Sunday (27).

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Report27 Jul 2014

Report: women’s 1500m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Dawit Seyaum became the fourth Ethiopian woman to win the 1500m at the World Junior Championships and she did in convincing fashion with 4:09.86.

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News21 Jul 2014

Peleteiro, Flink, Denny and Seyaum meet the media in Eugene – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Some of the world’s best junior athletes from beyond the borders of the USA met the media in Eugene at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 official press conference on Monday (21).

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