LONDON (Reuters) - Dafne Schippers of the Netherlands retained her world 200 meters title with a dominant display on Friday, leaving Marie-Josee Ta Lou of the Ivory Coast to settle for another hair's.. Reuters
The USA took another sprinting gold on Sunday when Tori Bowie became Women’s 100 metres World Champion in London.
And just like compatriot Justin Gatlin’s victory over Usain Bolt in the men’s.. Source: euronews (in English) -
If you have noticed a recent upsurge in London 2012 nostalgia then it is almost certainly because the cream of track and field are back in town for the World Athletics Championships.
On Friday the.. City A.M.
(Reuters) - Dafne Schippers failed to live up to expectations at last year's Olympic Games but the Dutch sprint queen says she is much more relaxed going into next month’s World Championship in.. Reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - World champion Dafne Schippers was involved in a bizarre women's 200 metres at the Oslo Diamond League meeting on Thursday when the Dutchwoman false-started, was allowed to race and.. Reuters
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - World champion Dafne Schippers laid down a marker to indicate that the Dutch woman remains favorite to add the Olympic 200 meters crown to her list of honors after setting.. Reuters
*Ashton Eaton*, one of the few track and field superstars yet to make his bow at Rio's Olympic Stadium, will begin the defence of his *men's decathlon* gold at *1:30pm* in the 100m sprint, one of the.. City A.M.
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - World champion Dafne Schippers shook off injury to reach the 200 meters semi-finals but twice Olympic gold medalist Veronica Campbell-Brown made an early exit from her fifth.. Reuters
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Flying Dutchwoman Dafne Schippers is a strong contender to emulate compatriot Fanny Blankers-Koen's golden sprint double from 1948 at next month's Rio de Janeiro Olympics after a.. Reuters
• Ashton Eaton and Christian Taylor make up three-man shortlist
• Genzebe Dibaba, Dafne Schippers and Anita Wlodarczyk up for women’s award
Usain Bolt, Ashton Eaton and Christian Taylor are.. guardian.co.uk