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Day 9 – IAAF World Championships London 2017 – AthleticsAfrica

As it happens…Live Blog of the NINTH day of action at the 2017 IAAF World Championships inside the London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, …

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Lindsay Lindley (Nigeria) 100m Hurdles - London 2017 IAAF World Championships

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Up close with Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor (NGR) at London 2017 - IAAF World Championships

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We just fnished a very interesting interview with the #Ghana's 🇬🇭women's 4x100m team. 😒the problem in #Africa athletics is continent wide. https://t.co/TN5shBWsEn

Good morning #Africa!!! About last night... @majo10s70 🇮🇪takes home another silver,🥈this time in the women's 200m. #London2017 #iaafworlds https://t.co/UVhCSsqwbR

Day 8 – IAAF World Championships London 2017 – AthleticsAfrica

As it happens…Live Blog of the EIGHTH day of action at the 2017 IAAF World Championships inside the London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, …

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Once I make the Final, we'd see what happens - Asbel Kiprop (Kenya) - 1500m Men - London 2017

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I am in good shape, everything is possible in Final - Francine Niyonsaba (Burundi) 800m London 2017

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African Voices – London 2017 IAAF World Championships – AthleticsAfrica

<b>African Voices – Viewpoints, interviews and sound-bites from top African athletes competing at the London 2017 IAAF World Championships – Live from</b> …

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I will never try and fill Bolt’s or Johnson’s shoes – Wayde van Niekerk –...

<b>World 400m record-holder, Wayde van Niekerk, says he is building his own “image and brand” and doesn’t want to be tagged as the successor to track</b> …

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IAAF throws out Dutch protests against Ronald Musagala – AthleticsAfrica

<b>The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has thrown out the appeal for disqualification of Ugandan athlete Ronald Musagala</b> …

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World 400m champion @WaydeDreamer 🇿🇦is not too pleased that Isaac #Makwala brought him into the fray in his fight with the IAAF. #London2017 https://t.co/2UIHFPKMDz

Day 6 – IAAF World Championships London 2017 – AthleticsAfrica

Live Blog of day six of action at the 2017 IAAF World Championships inside the London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford – London.

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"No Words" ~ World Women's 400m Silver🥈Salwa Eid Naser (#Bahrain) have nothing to say to new @AthleticNigeria Board. #London2017 #IAAFWorlds https://t.co/EIVjmuUPxY

RESULTS: 5000m Women Heat 1 1) Hellen Obiri (KEN) 14:56.70 Q 2) Almaz Ayana (ETH) 14:57.06 Q 3) Senbere Teferi (ETH) 14:57.23 Q #London2017 https://t.co/1whIqktBhg

Rudisha to lead strong Kenyan team to London 2017 – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Athletics Kenya (AK) have confirmed that Kenyan superstar athlete David Lekuta Rudisha will defend his men’s 800m title at the IAAF World</b> …

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Gusau takes over as Athletics Nigeria President – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Alhaji Ibrahim Shehu Gusau has been sworn in as the president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) after his election on June 13, 2017 was</b> …

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South Africa names final London 2017 team – AthleticsAfrica

<b>A 24-member national team has been announced by Athletics South Africa for the IAAF World Championships in London, England to be held from 4-13</b> …

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RACE VIDEO: 400m Men – Monaco 2017 IAAF Diamond League – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Watch Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk from South Africa edge out Botswana’s Isaac Makwala 43.73 to 43.84 to win the men’s 400m at the Meeting</b> …

RACE VIDEO: 800m Women – Monaco 2017 IAAF Diamond League – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Watch South Africa’s Caster Semenya blitz to an amazing 1:55.27 to win the women’s 800m race at the 2017 Meeting Herculis, IAAF Diamond League in</b> …

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Nwanaga shatters Nigerian Javelin record in Ozoro – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Nigerian Kelechi Nwanaga broke her 15-year-old national record with a 58.15m throw to win the women’s Javelin event at the 2017 Warri Relays & CAA</b> …

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FACES OF NAIROBI #wu18nairobi2017 https://t.co/5FKXQEhUpz

Athletes set for 2017 Warri Relays and CAA Grand Prix – AthleticsAfrica

<b>Warri, Ozoro, Ugheli and its environs are already bubbling as athletes are already trooping in into Delta State for the 2017 Warri Relays and CAA</b> …

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Sokwakhana Zazini 400m hurdles South Africa

If you are ever given the unenviable task of racing against Sokwakhana Zazini, you need to know three things: he's got as much respect for you as you …

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Next on track!!! It's @usainbolt Shhhhhhhh @MeetingHerculis #MonacoDL 💎 https://t.co/yul1mxSTtV

Rain falls for the first time during the World @ParaAthletics Champs ☔️ #London2017 https://t.co/371IKho9ve

Post Race interview - Hellen Obiri (Kenya) at London DIamond League 2017

Post Race interview with Nijel Amos of Botswana at the 2017 London Diamond League

Post race Interview with Blessing Okagbare (Nigeria) at Muller Anniversary Games 2017