ATHLETICS

OKAGBARE AND ODUDURU WIN APPEAL, SET TO RACE IN THE 200M

Blessing Okagbare and Divine Oduduru have won their appeal to race in the men and women’s 200m at the World Championships after they were initially disqualified for failing to show up in their respective 100m races. Speaking to The Associated Press, Okagbare said that track’s governing body, the IAAF, has approved the appeal from the …

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WATCH: CASTER SEMENYA TRAINS WITH FOOTBALL CLUB JVW

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya has continued training with South African football club JVW as she prepares to make the switch from the athletics track to the football field. The 28-year-old Semenya has made a career change following a rule change from the IAAF that means she is unable to compete without taking testosterone-reducing …

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AMUSAN BLAZES TO 12.51S IN BERLIN AS ENEKWECHI PLACES 2ND IN BELLINZONA

Commonwealth Games Champion Tobi Amusan powered to a 12.51s performance to highlight the ISTAF meeting in Berlin, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, at the city’s fabled Olympic Stadium. Not long after adding the African Games Gold to the African Championship title she won last year in Asaba, Delta state, sprint hurdler Amusan ran the second-fastest …

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DIVINE ODUDURU SET TO WIN FIRST AFRICAN GAMES TITLE

Reigning NCCA double sprint champion Divine Oduduru will begin the quest at the Moulay Abdellah Sports Stadium today in Rabat, Morocco for his first all Africa games title.  Oduduru won a silver medal behind Cote D’Ivoire’s Hua Wilfried in 2015 in Brazzaville, Congo. The race for the fastest African man in the 100m and 200m …

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