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Race records assault expected at Mexico City Marathon| News

Mathew Kipkoech and Vivian Kiplagat lead a group of eight sub-2:10 men and eight sub-2:30 women vying to become the new champions and to rewrite the records at the 37th Telcel Mexico City International Marathon on Sunday, an...

Wallabies’ Rugby World Cup squad Winners and losers

The Wallabies' 31-man squad for the Rugby World Cup is in and as ever, there were some good and hard-luck stories across the group.Wallabies coach Michael Cheika and fellow selectors Michael O'Connor and Scott Johnson have settled on...

Andy Ruiz-Anthony Joshua What we can expect in the rematch

11:13 PM BSTDan RafaelCloseESPN Senior Writer2013 BWAA Nat Fleischer Award winner for excellence in boxing journalism ESPN.com boxing writer since 2005 Five years at USA TodaySteve KimAndy Ruiz Jr., the first Mexican-American heavyweight world titleholder, will face Anthony Joshua ...

Rono seeking hat trick of Toronto marathon victories| News

Philemon Rono is almost as familiar with Toronto roads as those around his training camp in Kenya’s Great Rift Valley. On two previous visits to Canada’s largest city he has won the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon setting the Canadian...

Stars converge on Paris to secure tickets to Zurich and Brussels – IAAF Diamond...

Conseslus Kipruto, Kenya’s world and Olympic 3000m steeplechase champion, returns to competition in the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris on Saturday (24) after recovering from the foot fracture that was diagnosed in May and will now face...

Last remaining places in the finals up for grabs in Paris – IAAF Diamond...

The Meeting de Paris on Saturday (24) marks the final scoring opportunity in the IAAF Diamond League ahead of the finals in Zurich (29 August) and Brussels (6 September). Many of the places in the finals have already been...

Kamworor and Tirop take 10,000m titles at Kenyan Championships| News

Three-time world half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor and 2015 world cross-country champion Agnes Tirop won the 10,000m titles at the Kenyan Championships, held at Nairobi’s Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday (21). Their victories meant that Kamworor and Tirop – along...

Jantjies confident of Sprinboks’ World Cup plans

Springboks flyhalf Elton Jantjies says South Africa's coaches, including current head coach Rassie Erasmus, have developed the right systems to be successful at the Rugby World Cup in Japan.Jantjies started at flyhalf as the Springboks defeated Argentina 24-18...

Making World Cup sense of a wild Bledisloe Cup week

AUCKLAND, New Zealand -- "Both teams are very talented teams and both teams will go to the World Cup with a good chance of winning it, I think."That was Steve Hansen's analysis of a topsy-turvy seven days of...

Chepkoech and Klosterhalfen smash meeting records in Birmingham – IAAF Diamond League| News

World record-holder Beatrice Chepkoech produced a dominant run in the Muller Grand Prix 3000m steeplechase as she led five women inside the old meeting record at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Birmingham on Sunday (18). Paced through the...