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IAAF World Championships in pictures

Added: Aug 31st, 5:38am in: News Feeds
Images that capture some of the stand-out moments from the Beijing event
Statistically the Beijing IAAF World Championships was the world’s best track meeting since the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

New IAAF president Seb Coe described the event as an &... [Read More]
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The last few moments of the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 2:58pm in: News Feeds
It's all over now. As the last medals are being distributed, here are a few last moments from day nine at the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015. [Read More]
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Report: women s 4x400m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 2:08pm in: News Feeds
Novlene Williams-Mills overtook Francena McCorory in the closing metres to lead Jamaica to victory in the 4x400m on the closing night of the IAAF World championships, Beijing 2015. [Read More]
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Report: men's high jump final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 2:00pm in: News Feeds
There was no records set in the high jump on Sunday as the bar never go higher than 2.36m, but the medals were decided in an unprecedented, as far as the world championships were concerned, three-way jump off won by Canada s Derek Drouin. [Read More]
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Report: men's 4x400m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 1:52pm in: News Feeds
Once again, the closing event of the IAAF World Championships, the men s 4x400m relay, did not disappoint as this time around it produced a battle that kept spectators on the edge of their seats until the very last few seconds. [Read More]
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Report: women s javelin final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 1:49pm in: News Feeds
Only four of the medallists from the 2013 World Championships made it to the final here, so there was a good chance for new faces on the podium. [Read More]
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Report: men's 1500m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 1:47pm in: News Feeds
Asbel Kiprop reaffirmed his status as the greatest middle-distance runner of the current generation by clinching an exhilarating come-from-behind victory to secure a hat-trick of world 1500m titles on Sunday night. [Read More]
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Report: women s 5000m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 1:05pm in: News Feeds
How do you solve a problem like beating Genzebe Dibaba in the 5000m? [Read More]
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Report: women s marathon IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 30th, 4:04am in: News Feeds
Unlike the men s event last week, the women s marathon went to the form book. [Read More]
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What we learned on day eight IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 3:13pm in: News Feeds
With seven finals and a decathlon, it was a busy Saturday, and that makes it all the more important to review and consider what we've learned today. [Read More]
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Report: men's 4x100m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 2:54pm in: News Feeds
Usain Bolt brought the curtain down on a spine-tingling evening of athletics by anchoring Jamaica to a fourth successive men s 4x100m title and extended his record-breaking personal haul of IAAF World Championships gold medals to 11 on Saturday night. [Read More]
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Report: men's discus final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 2:35pm in: News Feeds
The world leader Piotr Malachowski was the man to beat in the final on Saturday night, but the Pole didn t leave his fellow competitors a chance, earning his first world title after two silver medal performances in 2009 and 2013. [Read More]
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Six expected highlights on day 9 IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 2:12pm in: News Feeds
The IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015 reaches its climax on Sunday (30) with seven titles to be decided. Here we preview the final day of action inside the Bird s Nest stadium. [Read More]
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Report: women s 4x100m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 1:59pm in: News Feeds
If you start well enough in the 4x100m relay, you only have to avoid disaster the rest of the way. [Read More]
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Report: men's 5000m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 1:40pm in: News Feeds
Once again the question has to be posed, just how do you beat Mo Farah? [Read More]
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Report: women's high jump final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 1:08pm in: News Feeds
Youth beat experience on Saturday night as Maria Kuchina defeated her more senior rivals in a high-class final to deliver a third successive Russian success in this event at the IAAF World Championships. [Read More]
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Report: men s decathlon 1500m IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 12:29pm in: News Feeds
It was never going to be easy world records never are but Ashton Eaton had decided that three years and two months was long enough for his mark of 9039 to stand. [Read More]
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Report: women's 800m final IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 12:25pm in: News Feeds
Kenya s defending champion Euince Sum ended up having to settle for the bronze medal on this occasion after a tense and enthralling three-way battle down to home straight as Marina Arzamasova returned the world 800m title to Europe on Saturday. [Read More]
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Report: men s decathlon javelin IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 11:25am in: News Feeds
Defending champion Ashton Eaton kept alive his dreams of breaking the decathlon world record after throwing 63.63m in the penultimate event, the javelin. [Read More]
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Report: men s decathlon pole vault IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 8:26am in: News Feeds
Event leader Ashton Eaton produced the second-best clearance in the decathlon pole vault, his 5.20m keeping him well on course to retain his title. [Read More]
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Report: men s decathlon discus IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 8:21am in: News Feeds
USA s Ashton Eaton leads the decathlon with 6451 points after seven events and, barring disaster, looks set to win his second consecutive world title. [Read More]
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Report: men's 4x100m heats IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 5:45am in: News Feeds
The basic aim of the heats is 4x100m is simple. Make sure you get the baton or stick depending on what terminology you prefer around one lap safely. This is usually something easier said than done, but today the fight to win a place in Saturday s f... [Read More]
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Report: women s 4x100m heats IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 5:44am in: News Feeds
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce anchored Jamaica to a world-leading 41.84 in the heats of the 4x100m relay in Saturday s morning session. [Read More]
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Report: women's 4x400m heats IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015

Added: Aug 29th, 5:42am in: News Feeds
Nigeria, who have never finished higher than fifth in this event at the IAAF World Championships, emerged as a potential medal contender on Saturday morning s heats after an assured and emphatic win in the first of two heats. [Read More]
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