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Tokyo Olympics 2020 postponement forces World Athletics to seek dates in 2022 for 2021 World Championships
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Tokyo Olympics 2020 postponement forces World Athletics to seek dates in 2022 for 2021 World Championships

World Athletics said on Monday it was now seeking dates in 2022 for the World Championships in Eugene, Oregon that were scheduled for 2021.

Nike comes out in support of tainted athletics coach Alberto Salazar despite USADA's four-year doping ban
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Nike comes out in support of tainted athletics coach Alberto Salazar despite USADA's four-year doping ban

US sportswear giant Nike on Tuesday gave its backing to athletics coach Alberto Salazar after he was banned for four years for doping.

World Athletics Championships 2019: USA's triple jumper Christian Taylor survives elimination scare to complete golden treble
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World Athletics Championships 2019: USA's triple jumper Christian Taylor survives elimination scare to complete golden treble

Christian Taylor of the United States completed a superb hat-trick of World Championship triple jump titles on Sunday, surviving near elimination to take gold.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Heat is on Christian Coleman and Worlds organisers in Doha
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Heat is on Christian Coleman and Worlds organisers in Doha

Christian Coleman will aim to clinch his first major championship outdoor title at the Khalifa Stadium, just weeks after escaping a lengthy anti-doping ban because of a technicality.

IAAF World Championships could provide much-needed reality check to claims of Indians touching world standards
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IAAF World Championships could provide much-needed reality check to claims of Indians touching world standards

Saritaben Gayakwad’s exclusion from India's squad for the World Championships is as mysterious as the six-month old back injury of Hima Das who, according to AFI chief Adille Sumariwalla, is unable to speed up since the pain shoots up in the process.

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya reveals she did not feel supported by other women in sport
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Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya reveals she did not feel supported by other women in sport

Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya, who has been locked in a battle over her testosterone levels with athletics authorities, said on Wednesday that she has not felt supported by other women in sport.

Mo Farah declines opportunity to participate in marathon at World Championships fueling rumours of return to track
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Mo Farah declines opportunity to participate in marathon at World Championships fueling rumours of return to track

Farah build-up to the London event was dominated by an extraordinary feud with Haile Gebrselassie, which saw the pair publicly swap accusations about events at the retired Ethiopian athletics legend's hotel

Indian track and field stars’ decision to train at home instead of international stints suggests they are giving up global dreams
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Indian track and field stars’ decision to train at home instead of international stints suggests they are giving up global dreams

It is important for all Indian track and field athletes to develop an attitude that can enable them to aim higher. For, they find it hard to adapt to a new mindset that requires them to be away from familiar environment. They seem okay to be training in national camps, but fight shy of being overseas.

India's Gopi Thonakal qualifies for 2019 Athletics World Championships after finishing 11th in Seoul International Marathon
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India's Gopi Thonakal qualifies for 2019 Athletics World Championships after finishing 11th in Seoul International Marathon

Gopi Thonakal has qualified for the Athletics World Championships to be held in Doha after finishing 11th in the Seoul International Marathon.

Delighted with his triple gold, Usain Bolt glad to 'prove everyone wrong'
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Delighted with his triple gold, Usain Bolt glad to 'prove everyone wrong'

Usain Bolt has warned that people write him off at their peril after the imperious Jamaican sealed another world treble gold

Usain Bolt strikes third gold as bungling USA get disqualified in 4x100m relay
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Usain Bolt strikes third gold as bungling USA get disqualified in 4x100m relay

The victory gave Bolt his 11th world gold medal -- his only blemish being the 100m at the 2011 Daegu worlds, when he was disqualified after a false start.

Athletic Worlds: India's best hope Vikas Gowda finishes disappointing ninth in discus throw
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Athletic Worlds: India's best hope Vikas Gowda finishes disappointing ninth in discus throw

This was Gowda's fifth appearance in the World Championships and third to be in the final round.

Inderjeet, Gowda and Tintu Luka top hopes as Indians set sight on Athletics World C'ships
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Inderjeet, Gowda and Tintu Luka top hopes as Indians set sight on Athletics World C'ships

The Athletics World Championships will begin on 22 August and will continue till 30 August.

Bolt cruises to world 200m title in 19.66 seconds
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Bolt cruises to world 200m title in 19.66 seconds

After winning the 100 metres gold Bolt will hope to complete another hat-trick in the 4x100m relay on Sunday.

India fail to make a mark at Athletics Worlds
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India fail to make a mark at Athletics Worlds

India are being represented by 15 athletes in the World Championships but none of them have come up with any creditable performance so far.