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Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix

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    24.08.2014 - New heights scaled in Birmingham

    As has been the case for most of this season, the men’s high jump stole the show on a fantastic day of Diamond League action at the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix. more

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    23.08.2014 - Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix set for fireworks

    On the eve of the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix, four of the best athletes in the world assembled to share their thoughts on their season’s so far and the big day tomorrow. more

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    22.08.2014 - Brits hungry for Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix success

    With two days to go until the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix, the crème de la crème of British Athletics assembled at the Alexander Stadium to address the media for the first time since the European Championships. more

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    21.08.2014 - Young British stars set for Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix

    Whilst the established names such as Mo Farah, Christine Ohuruogu, Greg Rutherford and Lynsey Sharp will all be present and hoping to add to their already glowing resumes, a new wave of British talent will be hoping to make their presence felt at the Alexander Stadium on Sunday. more

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    20.08.2014 - Felix & James set for Birmingham

    Two of the biggest international stars in athletics will take part in the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix on Sunday. Allyson Felix is a multiple Olympic and world champion over 200m, 400m and the relays and Kirani James is the Olympic and world champion over 400m. more

IAAF Diamond League News

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    28.08.2014 - Zurich: Rohler gets Redemption after Euro Disaster

    After some outstanding men’s javelin throwing in the same stadium barely two weeks ago, there was another fine display in the IAAF Diamond League final but instead of it being the 2014 European champion Antti Ruuskanen who took the honours, it was Germany’s Thomas Rohler turn to shine instead on Thursday (28). more

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    28.08.2014 - Zurich: Kuchina conquers her nerves to capture the Diamond Trophy

    Mariya Kuchina may not be the world leader, but she has still been the most consistent female high jumper this year. She has also shown she has strong nerves and that quality was particularly on display when winning her discipline at the IAAF Diamond League final in Zurich on Thursday (28). more

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    28.08.2014 - Zurich: Simpson and Campbell-Brown triumph after tight finishes

    Several races at the first of this year’s IAAF Diamond League finals had thrilling finishes but the one that had the packed Letzigrund Stadium gasping was the women’s 1500m, when the USA’s Jenny Simpson held off a desperate charge from her compatriot Shannon Rowbury to win in 3:59. more

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    27.08.2014 - Zurich: Press Conference Highlights

    The traditional press conference the day before any IAAF Diamond League meeting saw four athletes who had made their mark in Zurich at the European Athletics Championships earlier in August take the stage to talk about their achievements in the Swiss city and look ahead to the first of this year’s Diamond League finals. more

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    27.08.2014 - Zurich: All is set for first 16 Diamond Race finals

    The first of two IAAF Diamond League finals will take place as part of the famous Weltklasse meeting in Zurich, with no fewer than 16 Diamond Races to be concluded on Thursday. more

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