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Series27 Jan 2021

Doha to Tokyo: Halimah Nakaayi

In the latest in our mini-series, we look at world 800m champion Halimah Nakaayi’s journey to the Tokyo Olympics.

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News24 Nov 2020

New stars emerge at World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Some of the biggest names in the sport have cemented their legendary status by adding to their career medal haul at the World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

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News13 Aug 2020

Strong cast of world and Olympic champions confirmed for Stockholm

Despite the challenging circumstances, organisers of the Bauhuas Galan have managed to assemble a star-studded cast for the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on 23 August.

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Feature05 Mar 2020

Sharing their successes, Nakaayi and Nanyondo help put Uganda on the athletics map

When Halimah Nakaayi burst into an exuberant dance of delight alongside her fellow Ugandan Winnie Nanyondo moments after clinching a shock 800m gold medal, it provided one of the feelgood memories of the World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

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News11 Jan 2020

Tefera and Nakaayi join Lievin cast

Organisers of the Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais have confirmed that world indoor 1500m champion Samuel Tefera and world 800m champion Halima Nakaayi will compete at the World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting in Lievin on 19 February.

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News02 Dec 2019

2019 review: middle and long distances

Our end-of-year reviews continue with renowned statisticians A. Lennart Julin and Mirko Jalava taking a look back at 2019’s key action on the middle and long distance track events.

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Report30 Sep 2019

Report: women's 800m - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

Propelled by a perfectly-timed homestretch kick, Halimah Nakaayi of Uganda pulled off an upset victory in the 800m, thus far the biggest surprise of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.

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