2019 World-athletics-championships

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World Athletics Championships 2019: Noah Lyles, Christian Coleman target Tokyo Olympics after US renaissance
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Noah Lyles, Christian Coleman target Tokyo Olympics after US renaissance

Christian Coleman, the newly crowned 100m world champion, and Noah Lyles, the victor in the 200m, delivered performances in Doha that suggest they are capable of dominating for years to come.

USADA chief accuses Alberto Salazar of using Nike Oregon Project athletes as 'guinea pigs'; athletics coach denies doping claims
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USADA chief accuses Alberto Salazar of using Nike Oregon Project athletes as 'guinea pigs'; athletics coach denies doping claims

Top coach Alberto Salazar, banned for four years following a doping probe, used athletes as "laboratory animals", the US Anti-Doping Agency's chief Travis Tygart said.

World Athletics Championships 2019: After corruption allegations over hosting bids, empty seats cast new shadow on Doha event
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World Athletics Championships 2019: After corruption allegations over hosting bids, empty seats cast new shadow on Doha event

Qatar's conduct in bidding for the world athletics championships, first unsuccessfully for the 2017 edition, remains under criminal investigation in France

World Athletics Championships 2019: Doha heat forces delayed start of women's 20km race walk 
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Doha heat forces delayed start of women's 20km race walk 

A day after dozens of exhausted runners failed to finish the women's marathon at Athletics World Championships, officials said the women's 20km would now get underway at 11.59pm instead.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Defending champion Caster Semenya sidelined by her fight against IAAF
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Defending champion Caster Semenya sidelined by her fight against IAAF

Caster Semenya is missing the World Championships as she fights the International Association of Athletics Federations' latest version of a regulation that forces XY DSD women to lower their level of natural testosterone.

AFI president Adille Sumariwalla re-elected as member of IAAF Council for second four-year term
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AFI president Adille Sumariwalla re-elected as member of IAAF Council for second four-year term

AFI president Adille Sumariwalla was on Wednesday re-elected as the member of the IAAF Council for a second four-year term during the 52nd Congress of the sport's world governing body at Doha.

Australia's 100 metres hurdles world champion Sally Pearson announces retirement, says injuries hampering preparation for Tokyo Olympics
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Australia's 100 metres hurdles world champion Sally Pearson announces retirement, says injuries hampering preparation for Tokyo Olympics

Former Olympic gold medallist Sally Pearson announced her retirement, talking about her injuries not allowing her to attain full fitness

Caster Semenya, Wayde van Niekerk included in South Africa's preliminary team for 2019 World Athletics Championships
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Caster Semenya, Wayde van Niekerk included in South Africa's preliminary team for 2019 World Athletics Championships

Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya has been included in South Africa’s preliminary team for this year’s world championships in Doha, though it is dependent on the outcome of her appeal to the Swiss Federal Tribunal.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar preparations continue 'as normal' despite diplomatic crisis
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Qatar preparations continue 'as normal' despite diplomatic crisis

Despite the country being at the centre of a diplomatic crisis which has seen Qatar cut off politically — and economically — from neighbouring Gulf countries, organisers were unworried, said the source.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Strained diplomatic ties casts a dark shadow over hosts Qatar
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FIFA World Cup 2022: Strained diplomatic ties casts a dark shadow over hosts Qatar

Qatar's bid for the 2022 World Cup was based on a powerful vision that football could unite West Asia. However, that optimism is rapidly disintegrating after Arab neighbours severed ties with Qatar on Monday

Fifa World Cup 2022: Qatar throws open air-conditioned Khalifa Stadium, to host Emir Cup final
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Fifa World Cup 2022: Qatar throws open air-conditioned Khalifa Stadium, to host Emir Cup final

Khalifa International Stadium was first built in 1976 and has just gone through its second refurbishment.It will house 40,000 fans during the World Cup, hosting matches played up to the quarter-final stage.