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Usain Bolt and Mo Farah have said their goodbyes, but IAAF must continue association with these track stars
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Usain Bolt and Mo Farah have said their goodbyes, but IAAF must continue association with these track stars

Athletics needs to find its feet again. Usain Bolt and Mo Farah may not have won it all this time but there’s a still much that they can offer.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 'miserable' campaign ends with poor showing in race walks
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's 'miserable' campaign ends with poor showing in race walks

KT Irfan and Khushbir Kaur finished at 23rd and 42nd positions respectively in the men's and women's 20 kilometres race walk events on the final day of competitions as India ended their miserable World Championships campaign on a disappointing note.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Kenya's Hellen Obiri wins women's 5000m with burst in final lap
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Kenya's Hellen Obiri wins women's 5000m with burst in final lap

Kenya's Hellen Obiri claimed consolation for her Olympic silver in 2016 by winning the women's 5,000 metres world title on Sunday.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Caster Semenya wins women's 800m, sets eyes on 34-year-old record
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Caster Semenya wins women's 800m, sets eyes on 34-year-old record

South Africa's Caster Semenya, who won the world title in 800m for the third time, hinted that it would now be time to tackle the world record of 1:53.28 set by Jarmila Kratochvilova back in 1983.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Justin Gatlin's win over Usain Bolt not the 'perfect script', says Sebastian Coe
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Justin Gatlin's win over Usain Bolt not the 'perfect script', says Sebastian Coe

Doping-tainted Justin Gatlin's 100m victory will not define the world championships, IAAF president Sebastian Coe insisted Sunday, adding that he fully understood why the American sprinter had been roundly booed.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: USA's Allyson Felix claims 16th global medal with 4x400m relay win
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: USA's Allyson Felix claims 16th global medal with 4x400m relay win

Allyson Felix won her 16th world career medal on Sunday, producing as she has on some many occasions before a blistering run to help the United States to gold in the 4x400m relay.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Yohan Diniz finally enjoys golden moment in 50km walk
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Yohan Diniz finally enjoys golden moment in 50km walk

Mercurial Frenchman Yohann Diniz finally secured the global title that had frustratingly eluded him when he won men's 50 kilometres walk world championship gold at the sixth attempt on Sunday.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: How Hero the Hedgehog, mischievous official mascot, set stage alight
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: How Hero the Hedgehog, mischievous official mascot, set stage alight

Hero the Hedgehog, the official mascot of 2017 World Athletics Championships, might just be one of the best sporting mascots in recent times.

IAAF World Championships 2017: Justin Gatlin blames event scheduling for Usain Bolt's hamstring injury
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IAAF World Championships 2017: Justin Gatlin blames event scheduling for Usain Bolt's hamstring injury

Gatlin, who beat Bolt to gold in the 100m last Saturday, agreed with the complaints and laid the blame at the television scheduling for the event.

IAAF World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt's teammates blame organisers for athlete's inglorious end to career
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IAAF World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt's teammates blame organisers for athlete's inglorious end to career

Usain Bolt's dramatic and inglorious end to his top level career was the fault of world championship organisers, his furious team-mates claimed.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Mo Farah retires as undisputed legend despite bittersweet end to career
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Mo Farah retires as undisputed legend despite bittersweet end to career

Mo Farah shrugs off the constant snubs saying he always gets a great reception from the crowds at the British meetings.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Maria Lasitskene retains high jump title, Johannes Vetter wins javelin gold
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Maria Lasitskene retains high jump title, Johannes Vetter wins javelin gold

Russian Maria Lasitskene, competing as a neutral, defended her title at the IAAF World Championships, with Ukraine's Yulia Levchenko and Poland's Kamila Licwinko taking silver and bronze respectively.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Almaz Ayana, Asbel Kiprop, Caster Semenya in action on Day 10
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Almaz Ayana, Asbel Kiprop, Caster Semenya in action on Day 10

Here's all you need to know about the schedule of events to be held in IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 on Day 10.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: USA continue to lead as Usain Bolt, Mo Farah falter in farewell
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 medal tally: USA continue to lead as Usain Bolt, Mo Farah falter in farewell

Here's a look at the medals tally after Day 9 of IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017 in London.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Davinder Singh Kang let down by AFI's lack of support for final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Davinder Singh Kang let down by AFI's lack of support for final

Davinder Singh Kang threw below par to crush any hopes India had of a surprising podium finish in the javelin throw but to prepare for a World Championship final takes more than an individual’s effort

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's Davinder Singh Kang finishes 12th in men's javelin throw final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: India's Davinder Singh Kang finishes 12th in men's javelin throw final

Davinder Singh Kang failed to make his historic final-round appearance count, finishing a disappointing 12th in the men's javelin throw competition, as India continued their miserable show in the World Athletics Championships in London.

IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Usain Bolt aims to retire on high as Jamaica qualify for relay final
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IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017: Usain Bolt aims to retire on high as Jamaica qualify for relay final

Bolt said his emotions were still in check at the thought of bowing out of track and field.

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.

Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 9 in London: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah lose in respective last races
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Highlights, IAAF World Athletics Championships 2017, Results, Day 9 in London: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah lose in respective last races

Catch all the live updates from the Day 9 of the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championships as Usain Bolt sets his sight on the gold medal in men's 4x100 metres relay.