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London 2017: Botswana’s Isaac Makwala chases history in men’s 200m

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 One way or another, history will be made in the men’s 200m as the winning sequence established by Usain Bolt in 2009 – when he set his current world record of 19.19 in Berlin...

Norman breaks World Indoor 400m record with 44.52sec clocking

World U20 200m champion Michael Norman clocked a world indoor record* of 44.52 to win the 400m at the NCAA Indoor Championships in College Station, Texas, which concluded on Saturday (10). On a day of unparalleled indoor 400m running, the...

Mo Farah: “This was very special”

The Kenyans and Ugandans threw everything at Mo Farah over the first nine kilometres of the 10,000m final but the reigning champion still found himself in the position where he is at his most dangerous and virtually unbeatable: at...

Ta Lou: “I thank God for the power He gives me.”

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. Moments after winning an amazing silver medal in the women's 100m final at London 2017, Ivorian Marie-Josee Ta Lou said she was surprised to have made the podium, adding she was grateful to "God...

Devers crowned Queen of the sprint

AGAINST THE ODDS A true champion, Yolanda Gail Devers’ track success came after years of misdiagnosed health problems. The American failed to qualify for the 1988 South Korean Olympics games in Seoul due to symptoms of an enlarged thyroid caused...

Can Bolt produce the midas touch again?

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 We have been here before so many times, it has become almost deja vu central: Usain Bolt heading a global championship with a question mark over his ability to produce his customary Midas touch. Beijing...

Live: London 2017: Women’s Long Jump Final

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. The long jumpers got quite the worst of Wednesday night’s weather. No one got the automatic qualifying distance of 6.70m. Tianna Barloletta went almost as close as anyone with 6.64m. The world and Olympic...

Martin Owusu-Antwi breaks 200m indoor national record with 20.79s (NR)!!

Martin Owusu-Antwi eclipsed the 200m indoor national record by clocking 20.79s (NR) in Boston, USA on Sunday, 25 February. Owusu-Antwi, a student of Coppin State University Baltimore, Maryland, erased his teammate Joseph Paul Amoah’s national record of 20.80s which was...

Circuit Review: Duncan clocks fastest 400m electronic time ever by a local athlete in...

In what arguably turned out to be the most competitive race at the second leg of the Ghana Athletics Association Circuit Championships held at the Cape Coast stadium on Saturday, 24th February, five athletes dipped below 47s for the...

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