IAAF Diamond League

News

In this section you will find the latest news from the IAAF Diamond League and from each of the 14 meetings across the world.

IAAF Diamond League News

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    22.08.2014 - A Close Up On… Birmingham

    The IAAF Diamond League comprises 14 world-class meetings across four continents. Every event has its own unique flavour and story… more

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    22.08.2014 - Stockholm: Simpson wins tough 1500m, Edris sets 5000m World lead

    USA’s 2011 world champion Jennifer Simpson produced one of the performances of the night to win a brutally hard, talent-stacked women’s 1500m in cold and damp conditions at IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on Thursday (21). more

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    21.08.2014 - Stockholm: Lavillenie's winning streak comes to an end

    Renaud Lavillenie’s winning run of 22 pole vault competitions came to an abrupt and unexpected end at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm’s 1912 Olympic Stadium as he failed to clear a height on Thursday (21). more

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    21.08.2014 - Stockholm: Bartoletta, Hoffa and Perkovic win early thrillers

    USA’s Tianna Bartoletta, who arrived in Stockholm with the top four women’s long jumps of 2014 to her credit, announced on the eve of this IAAF Diamond League meeting that she was competitive about everything, including “who can load the dishwasher fastest. more

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    21.08.2014 - Diamond Race: Pre Stockholm Update

    After a five week break, the IAAF Diamond League returns in Stockholm on Thursday with the Diamond Race still undecided in 15 of the 16 events on display. more

Meeting News

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    21.08.2014 - Birmingham - 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 - Stockholm - Rupp and Coburn the distance delight at the DN Galan

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    19.08.2014 - Zurich - From Hussein to Bolt: The Best Athletes of Europe – and the World

    Letzigrund Stadium is getting ready for yet another athletcis highlight. Weltklasse Zürich (29 August), one of two IAAF Diamond League final events will once again feature the world’s and the continent’s finest athletes. more

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    11.08.2014 - Lausanne - See you on the 9th of July!

    The emotions of the 2014 edition of the meeting are fading away and already the team of Athletissima is preparing the 2015 edition. more

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    24.07.2014 - Brussels - Extraordinary 100m at Brussels Diamond League

    Even in the absence of Usain Bolt the 100m of the AG Insurance Memorial Van Damme promises to become absolutely exciting. With Justin Gatlin, Mike Rodgers, Tyson Gay and Kim Collins four world class athletes are lining up in the King Baudouin stadium. more

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    12.07.2014 - London - Rudisha back to his best at Sainsbury's Glasgow Grand Prix

    The grand finale of a great weekend’s athletics at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix was a fitting end to meet nine of the fourteen meet Diamond League season, as David Rudisha returned to his usual dominant self with a commanding 800m victory. more

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    05.07.2014 - Paris - Stars out in force as records tumble

    Not the first time, the MEETING AREVA served up some superb entertainment for track and field fans at the Stade de France, with a host of champion athletes turning on the style, though home supporters were hoping for more from Renaud Lavillenie and Christophe Lemaitre. more

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    01.07.2014 - Monaco - Live a privileged moment at the Meeting Herculis


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    15.06.2014 - New York - Bondarenko Prevails at adidas Grand Prix in History's Greatest High Jump

    The 10th-annual adidas Grand Prix played host to the greatest men's high-jump competition in history. more

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    11.06.2014 - Oslo - Four World Leads the Highlight in Oslo’s Bislett Stadium

    The ExxonMobil Bislett Games on Wednesday evening enjoyed four world leads as the fifth stage of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League arrived in Oslo for the prestigious athletic event. more

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    05.06.2014 - Rome - Golden Gala: Barshim flies to 2,41

    Barshim set asian, meeting and all-comers record of high jump more

  • 30.05.2014 - Eugene - Women's One-Lap Talent Galore at Pre Classic

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    18.05.2014 - Shanghai - Xie steals the headlines with hurdles win

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    09.05.2014 - Doha - Seven World Leads, Historic Men’s High Jump and Women’s 3000m Highlight Diamond League Opener in Doha

    Doha – 09.05.2014 - Seven world-leading performances, capped by the finest men’s high jump and women’s 3000m contests ever, highlighted the IDL Doha 2014 meeting at the Qatar Sporting Club on Friday, the kick-off of the 14-meeting IAAF Diamond League series. more

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