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  1. Olympic and World Champion runner Mo Farah exercises in London

    Briton Farah targets one-hour world record in Brussels

    Four-times Olympic champion Mo Farah says he is targeting the one-hour world record at the AG Memorial Van Damme meet in Brussels on Sept. 4, as ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Hafthor Julius Bjornsson arrives for the premiere of the final season of "Game of

    Weightlifting: 'The Mountain' Bjornsson deadlifts 501 kg to set world record

    Icelandic actor and strongman Hafthor Bjornsson set a world record for the deadlift on Saturday when he lifted 1,104 pounds (501 kg) at Thor's ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Born on April 20, 1938: Betty Cuthbert, Australia Sprinter

    On this day: Born April 20, 1938: Betty Cuthbert, Australia's Golden Girl

    There have been many 'Golden Girls' over the history of the Olympics but for Australia, sprinter Betty Cuthbert remains the original and the best.
  4. 2019 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

    Cycling: Italian Ganna breaks own pursuit world record

    World records continued tumbling at the world track championships as Italian Filippo Ganna smashed his own mark in the individual pursuit on Friday.
  5. FILE PHOTO:  Chicago Marathon

    Athletics: Ethiopia's Yeshaneh smashes half marathon world record by 20 seconds

    Ethiopia's Ababel Yeshaneh smashed the half marathon world record by 20 seconds on Friday to win the Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) event in the United Arab ...
  6. World Athletics Championships - Doha 2019

    Uganda's Cheptegei smashes 5km world record

    Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei shattered the 5km road world record in Monaco on Sunday, shaving 27 seconds off the mark set by Kenya's Rhonex Kipruto ...
  7. Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix

    Athletics: Duplantis soars again to break own pole vault world record

    World silver medallist Mondo Duplantis bettered his own pole vault world record set last week by easily clearing 6.18 metres at the World ...