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Other Sport 12 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

American Felix sprints to women’s 200m victory

Olympic women's 5,000m champion Meseret Defar completed a 3,000m-5,000m double on Saturday with victory in the shorter event to finish the two-day World Athletics Final richer by US$60,000.

Other Sport 06 Sep 2005 | 12:00 AM

Good move, Lebedeva

Tatyana Lebedeva's decision to withdraw from the triple jump final at the World Championships has paid off in a US$1mil windfall.

Other Sport 31 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Noraseela sees chance to make amends at the ATF

Germany-based hurdler Noraseela Khalid hopes to make amends for her weak performance in the recent World Athletics Championships with a good show at the Asian Track and Field (ATF) championships, which begin tomorrow in Incheon, South Korea.

Community 29 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Mind power helps ex-champ rid hurdles

Former 110m hurdling champion Ishtiaq Mobarak's passion for sports was ignited at where Stadium Merdeka stands today. It was then known as Coronation Park.

Other Sport 22 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Athletics: Sinking feeling for Sin Mei

National women's triple jumper Ngew Sin Mei has been ruled out of the Asian Track and Field Championships, which will be held in Incheon, South Korea, from Sept 1-4.

Other Sport 16 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Young guns take over from old stars

American hurdler Allen Johnson, a veteran of six world championships, covered all bases in a succinct explanation for the special appeal of the biennial meeting of the world's elite track and field athletes.

Other Sport 15 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Second gold for Dibaba, Williams and Doucoure

Extraordinary Ethiopian teenager Tirunesh Dibaba on Saturday became the first woman athlete in history to complete the 5,000m-10,000m double at the same world athletics championships.

Other Sport 13 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Negri Sembilan Open falls victim to the haze

The Negri Sembilan Open Athletics Championships, scheduled for today and tomorrow at the Tuanku Abdul Rahman Stadium in Paroi, has been postponed indefinitely due to haze in the Klang Valley.

Other Sport 12 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Varnik sinks Finn’s dreams Estonian wins nation’s first ever gold

Estonian Andrus Varnik denied Finland the world javelin gold medal it had craved on Wednesday during a rain-drenched evening in which local hero Tero Pitkamaki failed to even make the podium.

Community 12 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

Ganeshwaran back on track

THE inaugural Tun Abdul Razak University (Unitar) Inter-Faculty Athletics Championships has helped former national junior middle distance runner K. Ganeshwaran to get his athletics career back on track.