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  1. Sport - Other Sport - ATHLETICS

    Mo Farah vows to be back after finishing eighth in London Marathon

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 09:45pm by AFP

    ... gold medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. However, the 31-year-old Farah refused to be rushed into a decision on his future, saying: "It was pretty tough. "I'm disappointed ... as Edna Kiplagat, runner-up for the past two years in London, won the women's event. Farah, reigning Olympic and world 5,000 and 10,000 metres champion, finished in eighth place having failed ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - ATHLETICS

    Respect the distance

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 09:28pm by Reuters

    ... Mitch Phillips in London Double Olympic champion Mo Farah steps into the unknown on Sunday when he makes his marathon debut in London Respect the distance Like many of the 30,000 who ... it is but for the marathon it's so much harder as you just don't run those distances very often Mo Farah "It's completely different, track to road," the world and Olympic 5,000 and 10,000 ...

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    Veronica Campbell-Brown back with fresh title in sights

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 08:31pm by AFP

    ... The two-time Olympic 200 metres champion has not competed since testing positive for a banned diuretic last May, but the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled last month that it had upheld ... seven Olympic medals and is aiming for a third consecutive world indoor sprint title after victories in both 2010 and 2012. In the Polish Baltic seaside town of Sopot, Campbell-Brown ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - ATHLETICS

    Jamaican anti-doping panel bans Asafa Powell

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:51pm

    ... decision of the member federation has to be sent to the IAAF and considered by the doping review board. Christ Turner, IAAF spokesman Another Jamaican, Olympic discus thrower Allison Randall, ...

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    A marathon with a patriotic beat

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 09:35pm by AP

    ... spectators back in the stadium were treated to soccer games and martial arts exhibitions while they waited for the runners to return. Earlier this year, North Korea's government announced a plan ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - ATHLETICS

    Bekele wins debut marathon but misses world record

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:42pm by AFP

    ... experience,” said Bekele, the triple Olympic champion. Now, I know the marathon, I can run faster than that but I have to prepare even more. I’m sure I can run a better time than that. I still have ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - ATHLETICS

    Mo Farah insists 'it's no big deal' after race collapse in New York

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 09:33pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York World track champion recovers from fall in half-marathon to finish second I'm fine, Olympic ace insists after race collapse Double Olympic and world track champion ... after taking a painful fall after eight kilometres. He recovered to finish in 61 minutes, 50 seconds- 18 seconds behind Mutai. Farah, who won the 5,000m and 10,000m golds at the 2012 Olympics ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Hong Kong 4x100m relay team aiming high for 2013

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... 4x100 metres relay team aim to make amends next year after failing to reach the final at the London Olympic Games this summer. Tang Yik-chun, Lai Chun-ho, Ng Ka-fung, Tsui Chi-ho and reserve Ho ... 38.61 seconds at the Olympics. "We have to put the Olympic Games behind us and look to the new challenges ahead," said Tsui, who is also the Hong Kong 100m record holder with a time ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Endurance athletes try to break three hours in swimming and running

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:43pm by RACHEL JACQUELIN

    ... face tough competition from young local swimmers and Olympic hopefuls Fiona Chan On-yi and Singha Chau. Although not game for the Cold Standard, Wilson will also run the 10 kilometre race ... Singapore and Tobias Frenz from Malaysia, are taking part. "It's a little mad," admits Wright, 26, who won the Cold Half relay together with Hong Kong Olympic swimmer Hannah Wilson ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Hong Kong Marathon close to IAAF 'gold' status

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 11:12pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... time of at least two hours 12 minutes (men) or 2:28 (women), or have finished in the top 20 in the most recent World Championships or Olympic Games. Kwan said they had six men and five women ...




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