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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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World Anti-Doping Agency Cry For More Fund

Despite sports shut down with little or no testing going on, World Anti-Doping Agency President Witold Banka is still cry for more fund by soliciting for extra funding by trying to persuade government in the fight against drug cheats. Drug testing around the world has nearly ground to a halt due to lockdown restrictions, leaving […]

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How Van Niekerk Was Well Prepared For The Covid-19 Lockdown

The 400m world record holder Wayde Van Niekerk said he was well prepared for the challenge brought by the pandemic. “I am blessed and privileged to have equipment around me and a gym setup at home. So I was well-prepared before even the pandemic… but you do miss the track but this pandemic is something […]

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World Athletics Seeking $400m Share Of Revenue From IOC

World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has said the organisation is holding discussions with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over securing its share of revenues expected from the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Several International Federations (IFs) are set to request an early payment of sums they expected to receive from the IOC from the Games, […]

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US Track And Field Announced New Date For 2020 US Olympics Team Trial

USA Track and Field (USATF) has announced today new dates for the 2020 U.S. The event will take place on June 18–27, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. “The competition schedule will remain much the same. While there is a possibility that some of the timings of the competition windows may shift, the events taking place on each day […]