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IAAF 2011 World Champs – Rudisha delivers and Kirani James “arrives”

2011-08-30: Day 3 of the IAAF World Championships brought more success for Kenya, in the form of David Rudisha’s anticipated gold in the men’s 800m.  It…

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The Blake-Bolt false start dispute

2011-08-29: So it may be a new day, but perhaps not surprisingly, the debate about the men’s 100m final has continued. But with one unexpected twist.…

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Day 2: False starts and flying finishes

2011-08-28: So if Day 1 produced dominance for Kenya, Day 2 produced drama. It was, in the day’s two track finals, a day full of drama.…

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IAAF 2011 World Champs – Kenya’s day

2011-08-27: The day 1 medal table at the IAAF World Championships makes for extra-ordinary reading.  There’s only one team on it – Kenya.  It a display…

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David Rudisha 800m WR and Semenya returns

2010-08-23: As mentioned in , David Rudisha of Kenya has broken the 800m World Record. And as promised, here is a video for those who might…

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David Rudisha – 1:41.09 World Record!

2010-08-22: Breaking news, not much to say yet, and sadly, I didn’t even see this race, but David Rudisha has delivered on his exceptional promise and…

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Usain Bolt: 19.19s – you must be kidding

2009-08-20: I must confess, I didn’t think the world record would fall. I was pretty sure he’d win, by far, but I felt a 19.4 would…

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Semenya wins at a canter

2009-08-19: Well, Caster Semenya has delivered South Africa’s first medal in a World Championships since 2005, and becomes only the second women to win a title…

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Usain Bolt 9.58s!!!!

2009-08-16: 9.58s 9.58s 9.58s If you’re looking for analysis of Usain Bolt’s magnificent 9.58s WR last night, you’re in the right place. , including Bolt’s splits, speeds and…

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