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Monday Sep 8 | BleacherReport

Justin Gatlin's Track Comeback Should Be Touted from the Rooftops

American sprinter Justin Gatlin 's racing campaign in 2014 has been one of the most dominant by any track athlete all year. His comeback from a four-year doping ban during 2006-2010 should be hailed in the sport of track and field as the successful reclamation of an athletic career gone astray.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Athletics: Gatlin scorches to Diamond League sprint double

US sprinter Justin Gatlin rolled back the years to scorch to a rare 100-200m double at the final Diamond League meet of the season on Friday . US athlete Justin Gatlin crosses the finish line to win the Men's 100m event of the Memorial Van Damme athletics Diamond League meeting in Brussels, September 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: Asafa Powell, Sports, Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Tyson Gay, Summer Olympics, James Dasaolu

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Yahoo!

Gatlin goes for Brussels double at Diamond League

For a track star who dallied with American Football when serving a four-year doping ban, it is fitting that sprinter Justin Gatlin likened his decision to race an unusual 100-200m double at the Diamond League finale in Brussels on Friday to his own "Super Bowl". As Jamaican world and Olympic champion Usain Bolt called time on his injury-plagued season, Gatlin has gone on to dominate the sprinting world.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Asafa Powell, Nesta Carter, Tyson Gay

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Newkerala.com

My 100m record pretty much out of reach: Bolt

Usain Bolt would have made Muhammad Ali proud as he vowed the star-struck audience here Tuesday with one-liners and a bit of justifiable arrogance laced with humour, reminiscent of the boxing great during his salad days decades ago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michael Frater, Nesta Carter, Tyson Gay, Olympic Track And Field

Tue Aug 26, 2014

IcStafford

Rugby World Cup 2015: University of Birmingham to host South Africa team during tournament

Springboks to be based at university ahead of their Villa Park match against Samoa, who will be based at Sutton Coldfield RFC.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Britain's coaches say Adam Gemili, Jodie Williams and Co can be world-beaters

Neil Black was catching the last of the afternoon sunshine outside Zurich's Letzigrund Stadium, basking in a record-breaking day for Britain when he predicted that the young British sprinters who dominated at the European Championships could 'give a fright' to the Jamaicans and Americans.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Jodie Williams, Sports, Usain Bolt, Christian Malcolm, Olympic Athletics, Asha Philip, Olympics, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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