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South African Four-Time University Games Medalists Breaks World Record

In a surprising magnificent fashion, Africa champion and four-time World University Games medalist, South African Stephen Mokoka breaks 50km World record in his debut at the distance. The 37-year-old won the Nedbank Runified 50km (31 miles) in Gqeberha in two hours 40 minutes 13 seconds, beating the time of 2:42:07 set by Ethiopia’s Ketema Negasa […]

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Polish National Record And World Record (40) At Spala Indoor Open

The twenty four years old member of Polish Olympics mixed relay, Natalia Kaczmarek open this season up on a spectacular fashion by easily broken Polish 300m national indoor record by finishing in 36.20s and was followed by King Gacka 37.22s. World record was recorded in over 40 years masters as Aneta Lemiesz ran 54.63s in […]

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Coleman Back With A Bang As Crouser World Record Was Denied

The Olympics Champion, Ryan Crouser thought to break the shot put indoor record with ease on Saturday (29) at Millrose Games. It only took Champion Crouser a first throw to land a new mark of 23.38m. However it was later found that the measuring device delivered a faulty reading and all results from the competition […]

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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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Swimming

Australia Kaylee McKeown Breaks World Record After Inspired By Her Dad’s Death

The Olympics Youth Games champion and World Championship silver medalist, Australia’s Kaylee McKeown has broken the world record in 100m backstroke just 10 months after the death of her father. The 19-year-old Queensland born set the world benchmark at Australia’s Olympic trials in Adelaide on Sunday night. She later confessed that the death of her […]

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Former Jamaica Record Holder Who Equalled World Record Four Time Has Passed Away

A former Jamaica 100 yards record holder and an Olympian who went on to equalled the 100 yards world record of 9.3sec four times in 1961, Dennis Johnson has died aged 81 after being admitted to hospital with Covid-19. Johnson, a former director of sports at the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech),  was born in […]

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World Record Breaking Man Ugandan Cheptegei At It Again As Ethiopian Letesenbet Followed Suit

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei broke the men’s 10000m World record with an astonishing 26:11.02 in Valencia on Wednesday, October 3. Cheptegei smashed legendary Kenenisa Bekele’s 10000m World record of 26:17.53 that has stood since 2005 by 6.5 seconds at the NN Running Valencia World Record Day. Letesenbet Gidey clocked a sensational 14:06.65 to break women’s 5000m record […]

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Swimming

Chinese Breaks World Record In 4×100m Medley Mixed Relay In National Day’s Swimming Championship

Great excitement rent the air in Chinese Swimming Team as the National day championship produces a world record and several Asian and national record. Since the outbreak, the Chinese team has conducted three intra-team championship in March, May and July, with all producing impressive performance.   But the National day’s event brought out outstanding results, […]

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Reigning World Champion Cheptegei Smashed World Record

The Ugandan reigning 10000 World Champion, Joshua Cheptegei broke the men’s 5000m with a stunning 12:35.36 at the Herculis Monaco Diamond Leagu on Friday (14). Cheptegi, who was following right behind the pacers Roy Hoorwe (NED) and Matthew Ramsden (AUS), split 2:31.87 for the first kilometer. The following kilometer they covered almost identically 2:31.90. After […]