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2015-11-10: The IAAF response to the doping scandal has hardly been reassuring. Nor was its position when the allegations first emerged. What is the……Read More »
2015-08-21: The media have hyped the Bolt vs Gatlin 100m clash as "good vs evil". Hype aside, it should be a fascinating race, a clash of……Read More »
2013-08-06: Usain Bolt vs Mo Farah is a match race between the two great athletes at opposite ends of the extreme. Who wins, and the……Read More »
2011-09-04: The women’s 800m event deserves a post all of its own. I’ll post on the rest of the day’s action a little later, but the……Read More »
2011-09-01: Six finals, and four nations won medals today, as the USA delivered a hat-trick of titles in what was a day of mild (and big)……Read More »
2011-08-30: This is a final post on the Bolt false start controversy, since as you’ll all know, there was some talk that Yohan Blake in Lane……Read More »
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……Read More »