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Other Sport 19 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Exhausted Jones pulls out of 200m Olympic trials

Exhausted Olympic champion Marion Jones pulled out of the 200m at the US track and field trials on Saturday to focus on the long jump and the relays - and perhaps even a spot in the 100m.

Other Sport 18 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Pahang runner defies critics with quick time

Former national sprinter Azmi Ibrahim broke the meet record in the men's 100m final with a 10.57 run on the first day of the Federal Territory Open at the National Stadium here yesterday.

Other Sport 18 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Jones comes in last, Grimes fails dope test

Was she hurting or was she taking it easy? Only Marion Jones knows for sure, and she's not talking.

Other Sport 14 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Jones takes giant step to Athens with short jump

Marion Jones took a big step towards the Athens Olympics by making a relatively short leap.

Other Sport 13 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Greene going great guns

Reigning Olympic champion Maurice Greene surged from behind to win the 100m final at the United States Olympic Athletics Trials while world record-holder Tim Montgomery will stay home.

Other Sport 12 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Olympic champion Jones fails to make 100m team for Athens

Olympic champion Marion Jones has failed to make the 100m team for Athens after she could only finish fifth in the US trials on Saturday.

Other Sport 11 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Sprint rivals see Jones as vulnerable at trials

If silence is golden, American women could dominate the Olympic 100m finals because none of the sprinters want to speak about Marion Jones and the drug scandal that has rocked their sport.

Other Sport 11 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Decathlete Sazari to undergo training stint in Germany

Sazari Sahar, who bagged the bronze medal in the Asian Junior Athletics championships in Ipoh last month, has been picked for a two-month training stint in Germany.

Other Sport 09 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Drechsler pulls out of Olympics

Germany's reigning Olympic long jump champion Heike Drechsler has pulled out of the Athens Games next month because she believes she is not performing well enough.

Other Sport 09 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

US athletes to focus on feats at Olympic trials

With so much focus on doping scandal and American athletes facing drug bans, it's almost as if people were coming here to see a doping hearing in case a track meet breaks out.