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first winning sprints for Lyles and Thomas in Doha, pole vault postponed

first winning sprints for Lyles and Thomas in Doha, pole vault postponed

Americans Noah Lyles and Gabrielle Thomas won the 200m of the first meeting of the Diamond League in Doha (Qatar), amputated from the pole vault because of the wind on Friday. On the second day of a sandstorm, the event was canceled for safety reasons. Swedish world record holder Armand Duplantis and Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie …

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Athletics |  Andre De Grasse aims for a world title at Worlds in July

Athletics | Andre De Grasse aims for a world title at Worlds in July

(Birmingham) “I already have silver, bronze, I want to do better and win”. Aligned on Saturday in the 100m in Birmingham, United Kingdom, Canadian Andre De Grasse, with intact motivation, told AFP that he was aiming for a world title in July, a year after his first Olympic gold in Tokyo. Posted at 10:19 a.m. …

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Athletics: Kamel Zoubert, the French championship at the end of the corridor

Athletics: Kamel Zoubert, the French championship at the end of the corridor

The Mahoran sprinter Kamel Zoubert is aiming to participate in the French athletics championship for hopefuls next summer. The hope from Koungou, now trained by Sébastien Synave (Racing Mamoudzou), set the sixth best French time in the 200m since the start of the season (21’64”). Champion of Mayotte in the 100m and 200m, Kamel Zoubert …

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the Zhoya clan protects its nugget before its big senior debut

the Zhoya clan protects its nugget before its big senior debut

Never had a young French athlete aroused so much expectation before his first steps among seniors. The prodigy Sasha Zhoya, world champion and junior world record holder in the 110m hurdles in 2021, has not appeared in competition since last September. The Franco-Australian is expected in Castiglione in Italy this Sunday, May 22. But the …

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Première compète, première perf au Marcombes, signée Yann Chaussinand (Clermont Athlé)

First competition, first performance at Marcombes, signed Yann Chaussinand (Clermont Athlé)

Its modern silhouette did not make many forget the years spent inside the velodrome, the crowd of memories such as, for example, Jean-François Pontier’s first run with Marcel Cavatz, 48 years ago… But baste, it will now be necessary to reckon with the Marcombes again, competition site as in the good old days and which, …

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Athletics: Brackman and Davin gold at LBFA Championships (+all results)

By Eric Verschueren | Published on 05/16/2022 at 20:45 The Dampicouroise Justine Brackman won her first title in “all categories” this Saturday. For her part, Géraldine Davin also won a gold medal during this competition. We take stock of the test. *** ******* ****** *** *********** ** ***** ***** ******** *** ******* *********** ** ****** …

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Athletics: Tarbaise walker Nadège Cantet is preparing for Paris-Alsace

Athletics: Tarbaise walker Nadège Cantet is preparing for Paris-Alsace

the essential The long-distance walker from Tarbes is training to compete for a performance over the 220 km of the mythical Paris-Alsace event, which will start on May 31 at Disneyland Paris. This face and especially this rhythm, are not unknown for regulars of the caminadour, although during the week, you have to walk there …

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