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Aengus Meldon was leading an 800-meter heat at a college meet in Athlone, Ireland, on Friday when the unthinkable happened. And we mean unthinkable. Who would ever think that a giant elastic band serv...
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RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Caster Semenya of South Africa took the gold medal in the Olympic 800 meters on Saturday in a personal best time of 1:55.28 seconds. Burundi's Francine Niyonsaba fin...
He hit the lead with 10km to go, but was just hauled in by the world champion.
We want one to go grab our lunches.
Odessa Swarts was a standout athlete in her prime, but apartheid in her home country of South Africa kept her from competing on track and field's biggest stage. Thanks to her son, she is finally getti...
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"She's an amazing woman," world record breaker Wayde van Niekerk says.
He was a bit slow off the blocks, but got there with track to spare.
Darya Klishina is appealing the decision.