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Latest craze at the Games: Therapeutic tape (Olympic diary)

August 5th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) It is a thin, stretchy therapeutic tape that relieves pain, reduces swellings and inflammation, provides structural support to joints and muscles and enhances performance.Though the ... Read more...

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CAS lift suspension from Chambers and Millar

April 30th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Britain's dope-tainted sprinter Dwain Chambers and cyclist David Millar are now free to take part in the 2012 London as the British Olympic Association (BOA) has ... Read more...

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No changing false-start rule, says world athletics body

September 5th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Sep 5 (IANS/CMC) Usain Bolt will have to learn quickly how to deal with the nerves that led to his false-start disqualification in the final of the 100 ... Read more...

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World Athletics: Bolt fastest in 100m heat

August 27th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 27 (IANS) World record holder Usain Bolt sprinted to a win in his 100m heat at the World Athletics Championships here Saturday.The Jamaican, wearing the number ... Read more...

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Arsenal striker Walcott is Premier League’s answer to ‘Lightning Bolt’

August 22nd, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 22 (ANI): As Jamaican sprinter and Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt is striking gold at every championship, the English Premier League has found an answer to 'Lightning Bolt' in ... Read more...

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After another world record performance, Bolt says he is not on drugs

August 22nd, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin (Germany), Aug.22 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has again stressed he is not on drugs after another astonishing world-record performance.The fastest man on the planet said he hoped people would one ... Read more...

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Olympic sprinters can’t run away from suspicion

August 14th, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 14 (DPA) Tyson Gay is well aware that he not only runs for gold in the blue riband 100 metres at the Beijing Olympics but also for the credibility of ... Read more...

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Chambers’ appeal against Olympic ban to be decided next week

July 9th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
DPA London, July 9 (DPA) The Olympic fate of British sprinter Dwain Chambers will be decided next week by a High Court, it was announced Wednesday. The Court said that an injunction from ... Read more...

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World indoor athletics: US win two gold, Nigeria one

March 8th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup) Xinhua Valencia, March 8 (Xinhua) The US have won two gold medals while Nigeria took the other one on the opening day of the 12th International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Indoor ... Read more...

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