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Outdoor debuts for Eaton, Jones-Ferrette, Edward and Brathwaite on tap in Austin

Less than three weeks after his surprise World indoor record* in the Heptathlon, Ashton Eaton returns to the track at the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, which kick off today in Austin, Texas. The Oregonian’s appearance will be one of several notable outdoor debuts on tap as the U.S. spring season commences in earnest this … Continue reading Outdoor debuts for Eaton, Jones-Ferrette, Edward and Brathwaite on tap in Austin

Video Dwain Chambers winning the men's 60m dash in Doha

Great Britain’s Dwain Chambers rocketed to the gold medal in 6.48seconds to win the men’s 60m dash at the World Indoor Championships. Chambers’ time is the fastest in the world this season and he got home ahead of American Mike Rogers and Daniel Bailey of Antigua who finished third. But it was all about one … Continue reading Video Dwain Chambers winning the men's 60m dash in Doha

Alabama Grenadian Freshman Kirani Runs 45.79 World-Leading Time

Freshman Kirani James smashed the 400 meter school record en route to posting the current world’s fastest 400 meter time in his debut to lead Alabama at the Meyo Invitational at the Loftus Center on Saturday. “I knew in the back of my mind from where he [James] was in the first two meets, I … Continue reading Alabama Grenadian Freshman Kirani Runs 45.79 World-Leading Time

Powell and Gay could clash at Prefontaine Classic

EUGENE — Former world record holder Asafa Powell and world sprint double champion Tyson Gay could face each other over 100-metres at the Sunday’s Prefontaine Classic, to be held at the Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.