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Archive: Sir Roger Bannister’s Miracle Mile

Well-known for being the first man to break the 4-minute mile, Sir Roger Bannister is a rightful legend of British athletics. Yet, few people know that his world record lasted just a month and a half, taken by the man … Continue reading

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Results: Paralympics versus the Diamond League

Yesterday’s Top 5 Athletes * Robbie Grabarz – bronze in the Olympic Games, he’s finished his season as the best high jumper in the Diamond League * Sarah Storey – won her eighth Paralympic gold medal with a world record … Continue reading

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