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Athletics

Austrian Record Breaker Sprinter Aidan Murphy Has Broken Another Record

The 18-year-old Australian new 200m sensation, Aidan Murphy who broke Australia 35-year-old Steve McBain’s U20 Men’s State Record (21.21), set in Athens in 1986 after running 20.64s last year November, was in another splendid form on Sunday (9). Murphy, the fastest 200m Australia through out last year including in Olympics ran another scintillating time to break […]

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Athletics

Phil Healy Impressive Start Of The Season As Israel Olatunde Dazzled With Irish U-23 Record

A new horizon light of sprint success is gradually blossom over the Irish athletics, follow up to impressive performance of lot of young sprinters last year; another such promising display was epitomized yesterday as 19 years old Israel Olatunde shone like millions star in his first outing of the season. At Irish national indoor league […]

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Athletics

Spanish Physiotherapist, Maria Perez Breaks Spain 12 Years Old 60m National Record

Seville base Spanish Physiotherapist and Spain international, Maria Isabel Perez was in awesome swell of form earlier today at Antequera indoor. The 60m Sandra Myers 12 years old national record of 7.23s was easily broken by scintillating Perez after winning in 7.21s. Another Spanish, Alba Borrero was second in 7.42s while Cristina Lara was third […]

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Athletics

Russian Igor Obraztsov’s Fast Feet Stole The Show In 60m

Friday (7) Yalamov memorial athletics was brought to a spackle when rising sprint star of Russian, Igor Obraztsov was quicked over the 60m to win in an impressive 6.58s. Other impressive performance came from Matvey Tychikin who won high jump after clearance the height of 2.25m. Full Results: Yekaterinburg 7.1.2022 -Yalamov Memorial- 60m 1 Igor […]

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Athletics

Moroccan Record Holder Provisional Suspended For Doping

A Moroccan national 5000m champion and half marathon record holder Aziz Lahbabi has been issued with provisional suspension for taking unnamed ban substance by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU). In 2011, Aziz received a six-month ban for taking methylhexanamine, a ban substance. Aziz first international breakthrough came when he won first international medal at the 2010 World […]

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Athletics

India Rewards Olympics Champion Neeraj Chopra’s Coach

Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra’s coach Klaus Bartonietz has been rewarded with a contract extension till the Paris 2024 Olympics, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) announced on Sunday. Klaus Bartonietz helped javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra win India’s first track and field medal – a gold – at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in August last year. Bartonietz who took […]

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Athletics

Unusual Double Win For Bassant At Egyptian National Championship

Egyptian sprint record holder, Bassant Hemida confirmed she is the Egyptian sprint star of the moment. At the national championship which ended on Sunday (26), Bassant won her customary 200m in 23.01s and went on to dazzled all and sundry with national record in 400m win with impressive 52.84s. Bassant now holds all the Egyptian […]

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Athletics

Isreali Derba Ayale Breaks Record As Impressive Blessing Afrifa Follow Suit

The Isreali great investment in youth sports is beginning to blossom as its young athletes are now flying. Just less than ten days when Derba Ayale broke Israel national U-20 3000m record, Derba again moved to do the same in 5000m in 14:03.49. But the day seems to belong to Isreali new sprint sensation, Blessing […]

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Athletics

European U-20 Champion Russian Matvey Was Completely Wholesome In Omsk

The rising star of Russian in field event, the European U-20 high jump champion Matvey Tychikin was completely wholesome in the air on Saturday (25) in small city of Omsk Bulatovs memorial. The eighteen years old Matvey showed some composure to win after scaling 2.24m in the high jump, beating Matvey Rudnik. Full Results Omsk […]

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Athletics

Egyptian Champion Basent Ran Into Another Record Book With First Race After Injury

Egyptian Champion and double sprint record holder, Basent Hamida has finally banished the disappointed over missing Tokyo 2020 due to injury after churning out a scintillating performance just on her first race after injury. Just few days to the end of the year, Hamida won 400m in the neighborhood championship to finished in 52.82s, thereby […]

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Athletics

Austrian Lionel-Afan Flew Over Record Book, Igor Obraztsov Shines In Moscow

The rising star of Austrian athletics, eighteen years old Lionel-Afan Strasser was in splendid form on Thursday (23) in Vienna indoor meet. Strasser relishing on his new found confident in the air, flew over 2.18m to break Austrian U-20 national high jump record. Elsewhere in Moscow cold meet, Igor Obraztsov brought out shine as he […]

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Swimming

Brazilian Santos Defied Age To Win Gold As MacNeil And Chinese Tang Break Record

On Monday, Nicholas Santos of Brazil defied age to win the men’s 50m butterfly. Santos, 41, was competing against swimmers more than 10 years younger than him, but nevertheless managed to win the race, only 0.12 seconds shy of the championship record he set three years ago. “I have my own company. I have to […]

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Athletics

Spanish Record For Paula Sevilla As Isreali Derba Ayale Did The Same In U-20

On Sunday (19), it was a good home run for Paula Sevilla at Gallur meet in Spain. The twenty-four years old improved sprinter did not waste time on her sweet day to write her name into the Spanish record book by finishing 300m in astonishing new national record of 37.19s. In far away Isreali meet, […]

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Athletics

Zoe Hobbs Sealed Double Win In McKinnon With New Zealand National Record

The twenty-four years old New Zealand sprint sensation, Zoe Hobbs was completely over the moon on Sunday (19) as she ended the year in a life best and national record. At the McKinnon Shield meet, Zoe broke her own New Zealand 100m record of 11.32s she shared with Michelle Seymour. She surged into finish line […]

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Athletics

British Virgin Islands Rikkoi On A Life Time Best As He Breaks National Record

Bloomington city of Indiana witnessed a sublimed sprint yesterday by in-form Rikkoi Brathwaite as he dashes to a win in 60m with new British Virgin Islands new national record. Rikkoi made the Hoosier open a memorable by breaking his own national record in 6.54s leaving Chris Borzor in second place in 6.74s. Other results: 300m […]

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Athletics

Andre de Grass’ Coach Under Investigation: Gemini And Nielsen Defied UK Athletics

Even with UK Athletics taking tough stance by denying them UK funding, the duo of sprinters Adam Gemili and Laviai Nielsen are staying put with their coach against all odds. Gemili and 400m runner Nielsen have opted to remain part of his training group in Florida. However, two-time Olympic bronze medallist Daryll Neita has left […]

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Physiotherapy Corner

Stress Fracture In Sport: Symptoms And Why Doping Can Induce It

Sighting escalation of stress fracture which is medically called complication can be frightening by all and sundry. Mere standing or simple innocuous jump run by an athlete may bring instant fracture. When this happens, the big questions that are always followed are: why will a trained athletes’ limp succumb to fracture suddenly by mere standing […]

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Physiotherapy Corner

Why Athletes On Doping Can Develop Facial Palsy

Before ‘we get at our mark, and get set’ for this important subtle topic, it will be cool to know a bit about facial palsy and it’s different from belly’s palsy. Facial palsy is a condition that causes weakness of facial muscles; thereby affecting the normal function of facial muscles. Resultant effects are: half of […]

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Athletics Sports News

Andre de Grass’s Coach under investigation By Powerful US Organization

One of the leading world-class coach who has coached Andre de Grass and Christian Taylor to international glory, Rana Reiner is currently under investigation for sexual misconduct by the US center for SafeSport. The US center for SafeSport decided to launch the investigation after multiple sexual misconduct was made against him. US SafeSport is a […]

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Athletics

Sha’carri Richardson Splits Elaine Thompson And Her Coach?

It’s no longer news that all is not well between the fastest woman alive, Elaine Thompson-Heran and her coach Stephen Francis. Although Elaine neither confirm it or deny it by saying it’s just that she’s yet to start training. But her coach’s response even compounded their rumours split by answering until he see her in […]

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Athletics

Chinese Record Holder Bingtian Finally Win National Games With A New Record

Shaking off disappointment of not picking a medal in Tokyo Olympics 100m final, the Chinese 100m record holder, Su Bingtian made sweet ending afterward. In the magnificent Chinese arena( Xi’an Olympic Center Stadium) filled with over 17 thousands spectators, Sia stormed to victory in the men’s 100m final at China’s 14th National Games on Tuesday […]

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Athletics

My Nightmare- Horn (African Medalist And South Africa Record Holder)

Finally, the African 100m silver medalist and South Africa, Carina Horn has breaths a sigh of relief after completing her two years doping ban. Recounting her ordeal, “from an emotional perspective, the last two years had been tough. There were many evenings that I could not stop myself from crying as it felt as if […]

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Athletics

More Headache For Crisis Hit UK Athletics As CJ Ujah’s B Sample Confirmed Positive

This is not good time for UK Athletics. Just when some influential figures in UK track and field have called on UK Sport to intervene in the ongoing ‘crisis’ around UK Athletics by making an approach to Sir Brendan Foster to replace chairman Nic Coward, who is due to leave next month. Another negative new […]

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Athletics

At Last Tobi Amusan Breaks Africa Record As Dutch Visser Followed Suit

After getting close several times, the Africa Champion and Tokyo Olympics fourth finish Tobi Amusan has finally nailed Africa record just a few minutes ago. Basking on her win last week, the African Champion was exquisite on hurdles on Thursday September 9 Zurich Diamond League with an usual top spin over hurdles to finally nailed […]

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Table Tennis

Nigerian Table Tennis Teenager Caused Upset In Africa Championship

Little international known Nigeria 17 years old, Samuel Boboye caused a big upset yesterday on his senior debut as a member of the Nigerian team at the 2021 ITTF African Championships in Yaoundé, Cameroon. In his first senior match of the men’s singles event, Boboye caused a major upset. The Nigeria national junior champion showed […]

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Athletics

Fraser Meet Record, Amusan, Vetter And Larvin Sarah Impressed In Chorzow

The Jamaica Olympics Champion, Fraser-Pryce Shelly-Ann was again impressive on Sunday (5) at the Memorial Kamili Skelimowskies in Polish city of Chorzow. Fraser athletics artillery shells overcame all and sundries over the 100m, to run into 10.81s; breaking the meet record. Nigeria African Champion, Tobi Amusan continued her impressive season with a win in 100m […]

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Athletics

British Tokyo Olympics Silver Medalist Hodgkinson Tried Her Speed On 400m

The British 800m record holder and Tokyo Olympics silver medalists, Keely Hodgkinson with her new found confident tried her speed over the shorter 400m in a low key Nottingham meet on Saturday (28). The teenage British sensation, Keely did not disappoint as she raced to impressive new best of 52.61s. In the 3000m, Dani Chattenton […]

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Athletics

Ethiopian Breaks World Half Marathon

Ethiopian Yalemzerf Yehualaw smashed the women’s half marathon world record at the Antrim Coast event in Northern Ireland. The Ethiopian was under world record pace all the way was immensely benefited from excellent work from her male pacemakers on the coastal course around Larne. Yehualaw, 22, clocked 63 minutes and 43 seconds which cut 19 […]

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Athletics

Fred Kerley Reach Another Height As Tired Olympics Champion Thompson Breaks Meet Record In Paris

The Tokyo Olympics 100m medalist Fred Kerley, who has also won 400m bronze medal at last World Athletics championship moved into another gear height in Paris leg of Diamond League on Saturday (28). In the 200m, Fred surged into a new personal best of 19.79s to win after holding off in-form Kenneth Bednarek who also […]