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Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Abbas impresses in 400m race

Qatar's Mohamed Nasir Abbas ran a season's best 45.96 in the men's 400m for an impressive third place behind winner American Kahmari Montgomery and Kuwait's Yousef Karam, who was the fastest man this year in the event in Doha with a 45.25 in Rome.

Duplantis shades Kendricks with pole vault win in Doha

Duplantis shades Kendricks with pole vault win in Doha

Almost a year after he finished second to Sam Kendricks in the Doha 2019 World Athletics Championships, Swedish star Armand ‘Mondo’ Duplantis got back at the American world champion with a pole vault win at the Doha Diamond League at Qatar Sports Club yesterday.

Paraplegic athlete-turned-politician hails Qatar Foundation's inclusivity

Paraplegic athlete-turned-politician hails Qatar Foundation's inclusivity

An Austrian politician and former record-breaking athlete who was left wheelchair-bound after a training accident has hailed Qatar Foundation’s (QF) commitment to accessibility ...

British athletics great Roger Bannister dies aged 88

British athletics great Roger Bannister dies aged 88

Sir Roger Bannister gained global sporting glory on May 6, 1954, when he ran a mile in three minutes 59.4 seconds at the Iffley Road track in Oxford.

Indian wrestler Yadav given four-year doping ban after WADA appeal

Indian wrestler Yadav given four-year doping ban after WADA appeal

Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav was handed a four-year doping ban on Thursday after the World Anti-Doping Agency won its appeal against his earlier exoneration.