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Coleman ready to take on Gay's USA record

BBC Athletics - 13 hours 42 min ago
American sprinter Christian Coleman believes he can become the second fastest man of all time in 2018.
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Muir faces 'Andy Murray problem', says coach - competing against best ever

BBC Athletics - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 14:23
Laura Muir would have multiple global titles by now were she not up against some of the best runners of all time, says her coach Andy Young.
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'The more I can do the happier I will be' - 2017 Unsung Hero winner on life after the award

BBC Athletics - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 01:14
2017 Unsung Hero winner Denise Larrad reveals what winning the award was like and the new opportunities she has been involved with since.
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Athletes told not to refuse drug tests over sample bottles

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/12/2018 - 17:03
Athletes are told by UK Anti-Doping (Ukad) not to refuse to take a drugs test if they are given discontinued sample bottles.
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Norman sets world record - in only his third indoor 400m race

BBC Athletics - Sun, 03/11/2018 - 03:16
American Michael Norman breaks the world indoor 400m record with a time of 44.52 seconds in only his third race in the event.
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Commonwealth Games: Wales' Dewi Griffiths ruled out by injury

BBC Athletics - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 04:05
Wales suffer a "huge loss" as 5,000m and 10,000m runner Dewi Griffiths is ruled out of the Commonwealth Games with injury.
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Kathrine Switzer: Female pioneer to run in London 51 years after running Boston Marathon

BBC Athletics - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 05:40
An athlete who made history as the first woman given an official number in the Boston Marathon will take part in this year's London race.
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Thousands raised for triathlete who was attacked with chainsaw

BBC Athletics - Thu, 03/08/2018 - 04:24
Mhlengi Gwala is now "doing well" after surgery, an official has told the BBC.
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International Women's Day - five GB sportswomen to watch in 2018

BBC Athletics - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 23:01
An ironman triathlete, a goalkeeper and an 11-year-old prodigy - who are the amazing sportswomen to keep an eye on in 2018?
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Sir Mo Farah stands by racial harassment claim and lodges complaint with German police

BBC Athletics - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 11:23
Britain's Sir Mo Farah stands by his claim he was racially harassed at Munich airport and lodges a complaint with German police.
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Olympic and world champion hurdler McLeod to miss Commonwealths

BBC Athletics - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 01:48
Jamaica's Omar McLeod will miss the Commonwealth games in Australia because 'he did not make himself available', team officials say.
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Rankings v records - new system to change athletics

BBC Athletics - Wed, 03/07/2018 - 00:58
The new IAAF ranking system will change how athletes plan their season, but could it also change the conversation from a troublesome past?
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Russia could face permanent IAAF ban over doping reforms

BBC Athletics - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 16:03
Russia remains suspended by the IAAF, which says it could permanently exclude the country if key reforms are not met soon.
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Farah 'racially harassed' at airport in Germany

BBC Athletics - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 11:26
Four-time Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah says he was racially harassed at an airport in Germany.
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'It's difficult': Muir does not speak to rival Dibaba over coach links

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 17:35
Laura Muir reveals she does not speak to rival Genzebe Dibaba over the Ethiopian's links to a coach arrested as part of an anti-doping investigation.
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Sporting firsts quiz: From tennis to skating to darts, who were the groundbreaking stars?

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 10:04
Roger Bannister was famously the first person to run a mile in under four minutes, but how is your knowledge of these other sporting firsts?
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'When you're injured, you think: Who am I?' How champion Pozzi fought back

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 08:13
Britain's indoor 60m hurdle world champion Andrew Pozzi says injury recovery changed him - and that's why victory means much more.
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Olivier Gers: IAAF chief executive resigns over commercial strategy

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 07:36
The chief executive of athletics' world governing body resigns after 17 months because of a disagreement over commercial strategy.
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Andrew Pozzi & Jarret Eaton: That awkward handshake while waiting for a photo finish...

BBC Athletics - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 07:10
Watch GB's Andrew Pozzi and USA's Jarret Eaton share an awkwardly long handshake after the 60m hurdles finals in Birmingham.
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Coe gave 'misleading' answers on doping allegations

BBC Athletics - Sun, 03/04/2018 - 17:40
Lord Coe gave "misleading" answers to parliament over when he first found out about corruption and doping allegations in athletics, a report by MPs says.
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Which Sport gives you the best looking body?

Many sports can give you a good looking body, but which one gives you the best looking body? Playing soccer is the sport that gives you the best looking body.Soccer, because:

  1. It involves a lot of running (burning fat in every part of your body)
  2. Soccer is a good sports for maintaining health, fitness, strength (ball kicking, body check, tackling, fighting for space to get the ball ) and endurance.

Pros and Cons of Pet or animal Sports

What are the Pros and Cons of Pet or animal Sports
Pros and cons of Pet Sports, Cute dog playing soccer Pet Sports examples include pet soccer, horse racing, greyhound racing, rodeos, dog agility events, bull fighting, etc... Two of the most common animals involved in Pet Sports are dogs and horses. There are many types of animal sporting events, with varying levels of participation from humans. Some pet sport events are solely between the animals while others use the animals in a lesser role.

What are some interesting habits of well-balanced people?

What are some interesting habits of well-balanced people? interesting morning habits of well-balanced people
  1. Make sure that you sleep for at least for 6 hours non stop in a very comfortable bed every night. Wake up no later than 06am.
  2. Read or listen to unbiased local and international news to know what is going on.
  3. Take a good shower.
  4. Drink a glass of water or tea without sugar.

How to get into Football or soccer?

Let's explore How to get into Football or soccer? Football or soccer is the most popular sport in the world. How to get into Football or soccer To get into football or soccer, start at an early age to get the fundamentals. You can register your son or daughter as soon as they are 4 years old in Minor Soccer Associations in your city. I currently coach my own son's team at SWU Soccer club in Calgary and it is a delight.

What are the top 5 hobbies that make you smarter? Top Hobbies that make you smarter
  1. Exercising ( Play team sports, running, gym, bike , swim) will increase your stamina, make you physically strong , agile, athletic, fit and smarter.
  2. Reading ( anything from books, news, pamphlets, online, offline, tons of free book at your local library or e-book at Amazon, read whatever, etc.). Just read man!

Redefining Team Sports - Playing a game with 3 teams

What are the pros and cons of Playing a game with 3 teams? Playing a game with 3 teamsThe conventional wisdom tells us that a team sport's game requires 2 teams playing against each other in a certain amount of time. This has been going on for years  and it is the obvious way of playing and determining a winner for a game. In amateur sport, playing a game with only 2 teams  has a lot of flaws: