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Report31 Jan 2016

Karoki dominates proceedings in Eldoret – cross-country round-up

World cross-country silver medallist Bedan Karoki defeated an impressive field to win the senior men’s 10km at the Discovery Cross Country Championships in Eldoret, Kenya, on Sunday (31).

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News17 Jun 2015

Diamond Race update after seven meetings – IAAF Diamond League

The 2015 IAAF Diamond League season has reached its halfway point and the Diamond Race tables are beginning to take shape.

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News08 Apr 2015

Dibaba tops outstanding 5000m field in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Gold medallists and world record holders will be lined up for what could be a stunning women’s 5000m at the 2015 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene, after the 41st Prefontaine Classic meeting organisers announced an outstanding field on Wednesday (8).

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News30 Dec 2014

2014 end-of-year reviews – long distance

Statisticians Mirko Jalava and A Lennart Julin look back at the best long-distance running performances of the year.

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Previews14 Nov 2014

Merga and Ayalew the favourites in Atapuerca

Defending champions Imane Merga and Hiwot Ayalew will return to Burgos on Sunday (16) for the 11th Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the first of three Spanish races scheduled for the 2014-15 IAAF Cross Country Permit Series.

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News05 Nov 2014

Past winners Ayalew and Medhin return to Cross de Atapuerca

Ethiopia’s Hiwot Ayalew and Eritrea’s Teklemariam Medhin will line up for the Cross de Atapuerca looking to add another victory to their tally when the IAAF Cross Country Permit series gets underway in Burgos on 16 November.

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Report14 Sep 2014

Report: women's 3000m steeplechase – IAAF Continental Cup, Marrakech 2014

US record-holder Emma Coburn beat her arch rival, world leader Hiwot Ayalew, to take eight points for Americas in the first track event of day two, avenging her defeat from two months ago when the two met at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Glasgow.

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News29 Aug 2014

African team to defend its honour on home soil at IAAF Continental Cup

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the Africa team for the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Marrakech, Morocco on 13-14 September.

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Previews27 Aug 2014

Zurich all set for 16 Diamond Race deciders – IAAF Diamond League

The first of two IAAF Diamond League finals will take place at the famous Weltklasse meeting in Zurich with no fewer than 16 Diamond Races to be concluded on Thursday.

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Report21 Aug 2014

Simpson wins tough 1500m, Edris sets world-leading 5000m mark in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

USA’s 2011 world champion Jennifer Simpson produced one of the performances of the night to win a brutally hard, talent-stacked women’s 1500m in cold and damp conditions at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on Thursday (21).

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Report12 Jul 2014

Rudisha delivers in Glasgow, Ayalew leads the world over the barriers – IAAF Diamond League

David Rudisha lived up to his promise at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix when he moved to the top of the 800m world list with a commanding performance. There was also a world-leading run at the IAAF Diamond League meeting from Hiwot Ayalew in a record-breaking women’s 3000m steeplechase on Saturday (12).

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Report05 Jul 2014

Hassan upsets the formbook with record-breaking run in Paris – IAAF Diamond League

All eyes were on Kenya’s Hellen Obiri and Sweden’s Abeba Aregawi in the women’s 1500m, number one and two in the world prior to Saturday night’s IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris on Saturday (5), but neither woman was in contention for victory at the bell.

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