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Rio Olympics 2016: Shaunae Miller wins 400m gold in thrilling finish

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Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas won a dramatic gold medal in the women’s 400m final at the 2016 Rio Olympics. In a thrilling finish Miller stumbled across the line as she edged out American world champion Allyson Felix to win in 49.44 seconds. Felix, a four-time Olympic gold medallist, took silver in 49.51 seconds with Jamaica’s Shericka Jackson third. Great ...

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Rio Olympics 2016: Mo Farah makes history by winning 10,000m gold

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Mo Farah became the first British track and field athlete to win three Olympic gold medals as he retained his 10,000m title with a thrilling victory in Rio. The 33-year-old overcame a mid-race fall and powered clear of the field in the final 100m to win in 27 minutes five seconds. Kenya’s Paul Tanui took silver, with Ethiopia’s Tamirat Tola ...

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Usain Bolt: I’ll win all three gold medals at Rio 2016

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Usain Bolt, the most decorated sprinter of all time, is oozing with confidence as he edges closer to realizing his “Triple-Triple” gold medal dream at the Olympic Games in Rio. Speaking exclusively to CNN’s Amanda Davies, the world’s fastest man, who turns 30 on August 21 — the final day of the Olympics — is certain he’ll finish in top ...

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