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Coach plots bright future for Simbine

Akani Simbine's coach says there is no reason why he cannot break the 10 second barrier for the third time this season.

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Spotlight on ASA athlete mismanagement

Did pressure from ASA force bronze medal winner Anaso Jobodwana to deliberately false-start in his 100m heat?

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Farah gets Coe backing

Lord Coe has inherited a sport in crisis but the new IAAF president does not believe that mistrust should extend to Britain’s record-breaker Mo Farah.

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Coach plots bright future for Simbine
September 3 2015 at 19:34

Akani Simbine's coach says there is no reason why he cannot break the 10 second barrier for the third time this season.

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Spotlight on ASA athlete mismanagement
August 31 2015 at 15:25

Did pressure from ASA force bronze medal winner Anaso Jobodwana to deliberately false-start in his 100m heat?

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Farah gets Coe backing
August 31 2015 at 10:28

Lord Coe has inherited a sport in crisis but the new IAAF president does not believe that mistrust should extend to Britain’s record-breaker Mo Farah.

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US earns another gold on Merritt
August 30 2015 at 16:42

LaShawn Merritt clinched a sixth successive 4x400m relay title for the US on Sunday.

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Canadian wins high jump gold
August 30 2015 at 16:11

Canada’s Derek Drouin won the men’s high-jump gold medal in a sudden-death finale on Sunday.

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Sunette spears SA’s third medal
August 30 2015 at 14:34

Sunette Viljoen grabbed SA’s third medal with a bronze in the women’s javelin on Sunday.

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Ayana steals the 5 000m limelight
August 30 2015 at 14:15

Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana put on a brilliant display to win the women’s 5 000m on Sunday.

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There are good sports: Coe
August 30 2015 at 13:47

Sebastian Coe plans to shift the conversation from doping to spectacular performances.

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Nyahora times race win perfectly
August 30 2015 at 12:06

Zim’s Rutendo Nyahora waited for the perfect moment to snatch victory on Saturday.

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Bolt wins third gold medal
August 29 2015 at 15:30

Usain Bolt capped a memorable world championships by winning a third gold medal as anchor of the Jamaican 4x100m relay team.

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Farah achieves historic double
August 29 2015 at 14:03

Mo Farah stormed to victory in the 5 000 metres to secure an unprecedented third successive distance double at major global championships.

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Arzamasova bags 800m title
August 29 2015 at 13:49

Marina Arzamasova of Belarus outsprinted defending champion Eunice Sum to win gold in the women's 800 metres at the world athletics championships.

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Error costs Team SA in relay
August 29 2015 at 11:09

The South African men's 4x100 metre relay team failed to finish their morning heat and were eliminated at the IAAF World Championship.

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Kenyans out to halt Farah
August 29 2015 at 09:56

Mo Farah has been warned to expect an almighty battle with his Kenyan rivals in the defence of his 5 000 metres title at the World Championships.

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Bolt on track for more gold
August 29 2015 at 09:54

Usain Bolt remained on course to win a third gold medal at the 15th world athletics championships.

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Cameraman apologises to Bolt
August 28 2015 at 17:57

The cameraman who sent Usain Bolt flying at the world athletics championships presented him with a red bracelet to apologise.

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Pics: Bolt gets grounded
August 28 2015 at 11:24

Justin Gatlin could not beat Usain Bolt, but a cameraman took the Jamaican down in spectacular fashion.

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100m hurdles heartbreak for Americans
August 28 2015 at 14:29

Americans Dawn Harper-Nelson and Keni Harrison were eliminated from the women's 100 metres hurdles in the semi-finals.

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Bolt to retire after Olympics?
August 28 2015 at 10:43

Usain Bolt said he might end his glittering career at next year's Olympics after he completed a world sprint double in Beijing.

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Bolt K.O.’d by cameraman
August 28 2015 at 08:46

One is the world's fastest sprinter, the other a portly, balding man on a runaway Segway. Usain Bolt never stood a chance.

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