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USA MASTERS TRACK FOLLOWS LAST WEEKEND'S OPEN; MANY ALBUQUERQUE AREA STARS STANDOUTS INCLUDE PHILIPPA RASCHKER, 2-TIME SULLIVAN FINALIST (ONLY MASTER EVER, JOINING OPEN STARS APOLO OHNO, LEBRON JAMES, AND MICHAEL PHELPS); WORLD CLASS JAZZ MUSICIAN NOLAN SHAHEED PLAYED LEAD FOR DIZZIE GILLESPIE, STEVIE WONDER, MARVIN GAYE, WHILE BEING WORLD CHAMPION DISTANCE RUNNER; ALBUQUERQUE OLYMPIAN TRISH PORTER; AND OLDEST ATHLETES LELAND McPHEE, 96, AND BETTY JARVIS, 95 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Feb.
By Oliver Grassman GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - Pole vault supremo Yelena Isinbayeva will be the overwhelming favorite in Saturday's final at the European championships as she bids for the only title missing from her collection.
By Patrick Vignal GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - Kim Gevaert, dreaming of becoming the little princess of the European championships, seized the 100 metres crown on Wednesday but aging javelin king Jan Zelezny missed out again on the only title to elude him.
By Alison Wildey GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - They came, they saw and Carolina Kluft conquered at the European championships on Tuesday.
By Alison Wildey MOSCOW (Reuters) - The world indoor championships came to life on Saturday as the hosts just kept on winning.
By Alison Wildey MOSCOW (Reuters) - The sprinters suffered hearing problems on the opening day of the world indoor championships, complaining that the starter's gun was too quiet. Medal favorites for the 60 meters, world 100 meters champion Lauryn Williams of the U.S.
By John Mehaffey HELSINKI (Reuters) - Olympic 100 meters champion Justin Gatlin matched performance to promises Sunday by winning the world 100 meters gold medal in the biggest winning margin in the history of the championships.
By John Mehaffey HELSINKI (Reuters) - Olympic champion Justin Gatlin added the world 100 meters gold medal to his collection on Sunday with the biggest winning margin in the history of the championships.
By John Mehaffey HELSINKI (Reuters) - Nothing the uncertain Finnish weather can produce Sunday will deter Justin Gatlin in his quest for a world 100 meters title to add to the Olympic gold he won in Athens last year.
By John Mehaffey HELSINKI (Reuters) - Olympic 100 meters champion Justin Gatlin promised on Saturday that he would deliver a world record if one is required to win the gold medal at the 10th world championships this weekend.
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