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Jamaican sprinter appeals for help for junior athletes


September 10th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Sep 10 (IANS/CMC) Two-time Olympic 100 metre champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has called on the Jamaican government to provide more support, especially for the country's junior athletes.Fraser-Pryce, also Olympic 200 ... Read more...

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Olympics: Pryce retains 100m crown to make history (Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS/CMC) Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce handed the Caribbean its first success of the London Games and became the first woman in 16 years to defend an Olympics 100 metres ... Read more...

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Wrong winner felicitated at Mumbai Marathon before mistake corrected


January 18th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) In an embarrassing moment, the organizers of the VIth Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2009 mistakenly declared and felicitated a wrong person as the winner in the Indian women's ... Read more...

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Thousands ‘run for unity’ at Mumbai Marathon (Lead)


January 18th, 2009 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Corporate heads and film personalities joined an estimated 40,000 people running for peace and unity at the Mumbai marathon that got underway here Sunday morning.While the 21-km Half ... Read more...

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Thousands turn up for Mumbai Marathon


January 18th, 2009 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Several thousands of Mumbaikars enthusiastically turned out for the the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) here Sunday morning.While the 21-km Half Marathon got underway, huge crowds were waiting ... Read more...

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Over 43,000 expected to run in Sunday’s Mumbai Marathon


January 17th, 2009 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Thousands of Mumbaikars will come out on the streets Sunday morning to take part in the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) 2009.So far, the event has attracted over ... Read more...

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