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Sha'Carri Richardson becomes sixth-fastest woman with 10.72 second time at Miramar Invitational's 100m event
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Sha'Carri Richardson becomes sixth-fastest woman with 10.72 second time at Miramar Invitational's 100m event

The 21-year-old became the sixth-fastest woman ever as she signalled her status as a potential challenger to Jamaicans Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Elaine Thompson — the reigning world and Olympic champions — at the Tokyo Games.

World Athletics Championships 2019: India mixed 4x400m relay team enters final; Dutee Chand disappoints in 100m heats
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World Athletics Championships 2019: India mixed 4x400m relay team enters final; Dutee Chand disappoints in 100m heats

The Indian mixed 4x400m relay team qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after reaching the finals in the World Championships at Doha on Saturday.

World Athletics Championships 2019: Dutee Chand crashes out of 100 metres in first round
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World Athletics Championships 2019: Dutee Chand crashes out of 100 metres in first round

Running in the inside lane in heat number 3, Dutee Chand lagged behind in the final few metres to finish seventh and 37th overall among 47 competitors to crash out of the championships.

IAAF Diamond League: Mo Farah storms to victory in final British track race at Birmingham
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IAAF Diamond League: Mo Farah storms to victory in final British track race at Birmingham

Farah, who had agonisingly fallen just short of a third successive distance world double in London last Saturday taking silver in the 5,000m, cruised home in the 3,000m at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Dafne Schippers says 200m title defence was down to hard work
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Dafne Schippers says 200m title defence was down to hard work

Schippers' thrilling victory placed her name among the goddesses of the event Jamaican Merlene Ottey and Allyson Felix of the United States in winning the 200m world title more than once.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk will look to defend his 400 metres title
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk will look to defend his 400 metres title

Here are the events and the athletes that you should watch out for on Day 5 of IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: Omar McLeod wins Jamaica's first gold; USA still lead
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: Omar McLeod wins Jamaica's first gold; USA still lead

Here's a look at the medals tally after Day 4 of IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Jamaica's Omar McLeod wins 110 metres hurdles gold
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Jamaica's Omar McLeod wins 110 metres hurdles gold

McLeod, 23, led from start to finish to take the title in 13.04 seconds from defending champion Sergey Shubenkov with Balazs Baji of Hungary taking a surprise bronze.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: Tori Bowie's 100m gold keeps USA on top
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: Tori Bowie's 100m gold keeps USA on top

Here's a look at the medals tally after Day 3 of IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie scorches 100m, Tomas Walsh wins shot put gold
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie scorches 100m, Tomas Walsh wins shot put gold

American Tori Bowie upset Jamaican favourite Elaine Thompson to win world 100m on Sunday, as New Zealander Tomas Walsh dominated the shot put with a stunning series of throws.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie claims gold with dramatic finish in 100m final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Tori Bowie claims gold with dramatic finish in 100m final

American Tori Bowie won the women's 100 metres world title on Sunday making up for her silver in last year's Olympics while Rio gold medallist Elaine Thompson struggled home in fifth place.

Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 3 in London: Tori Bowie claims gold, Thiam wins heptathlon
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Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 3 in London: Tori Bowie claims gold, Thiam wins heptathlon

Catch all the live updates and results from Day 3 of the much-anticipated IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 in London.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Elaine Thompson seeks to restore Jamaica's status in 100m sprint
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Elaine Thompson seeks to restore Jamaica's status in 100m sprint

After Usain Bolt's defeat, fellow Jamaican Elaine Thompson will seek to restore the country's sprint status by adding the World Championship 100 metres crown to her Olympic gold on Sunday.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk, Elaine Thompson and Indians in action on Day 3
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk, Elaine Thompson and Indians in action on Day 3

Here's all you need to know about the schedule of events to be held in IAAF World Athletics Championship 2017 on Day 3.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk, Elaine Thompson cruise ahead of Usain Bolt show
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Wayde van Niekerk, Elaine Thompson cruise ahead of Usain Bolt show

South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk and Elaine Thompson of Jamaica two athletes who the sport's authorities hope will take up the baton after the retirement of superstar Usain Bolt coasted through their heats at the world championships on Saturday.

IAAF World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt, Elaine Thompson to lead strong Jamaican team's charge
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IAAF World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt, Elaine Thompson to lead strong Jamaican team's charge

The Jamaican team have started their warm-up camp in Birmingham and will aim to improve on the 12 medals secured at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing.

London Diamond League: Mo Farah and Elaine Thompson romp to easy victories
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London Diamond League: Mo Farah and Elaine Thompson romp to easy victories

Olympic gold-medallist Mo Farah and Elaine Thompson didn't face much difficulties in clinching victories at the Diamond League.

Shanghai Diamond League: Elaine Thompson claims win with 2017's fastest time
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Shanghai Diamond League: Elaine Thompson claims win with 2017's fastest time

Elaine Thompson set the fastest time in the world this year when she won the women's 100 metres at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on Saturday.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Usain Bolt, Andy Murray in contention for top Laureus Award
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Usain Bolt, Andy Murray in contention for top Laureus Award

The contest for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award promises to be one of the most competitive ever with the likes of Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo and Andy Murray contesting for top honours.