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#Diamond League

From The42 Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League On Fire This post contains videos

Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League

Thomas Barr and Sarah Healy were also flying the flag in Birmingham.

From The42 Semenya invited to compete in Rabat after initially being denied entry Backtrack

Semenya invited to compete in Rabat after initially being denied entry

Rabat race organisers have given Caster Semenya the green light to compete on Sunday after initially snubbing the South African.

From The42 Barr claims second by narrowest margin in Oslo to maintain fine Diamond League form Razor Tight

Barr claims second by narrowest margin in Oslo to maintain fine Diamond League form

The Waterford man set a season’s best time to finish behind Norwegian world champion, Karsten Warholm.

From The42 Barr just shy of season's best with fourth-place finish in Rome Athletics

Barr just shy of season's best with fourth-place finish in Rome

The Waterford native missed out on a podium place, but improved on his performance in Stockholm last week.

From The42 Thomas Barr earns podium finish at Diamond League meet in Stockholm Athletics

Thomas Barr earns podium finish at Diamond League meet in Stockholm

The Waterford native finished third in the 400m hurdles this evening.

From The42 'I’m very happy with that': Thomas Barr records fastest-ever season opener in China Diamond League

'I’m very happy with that': Thomas Barr records fastest-ever season opener in China

The 26-year-old now turns his attention to the IAAF World Championships at the end of September.

From The42 Watch: Ethiopian athlete pulls race leader's shorts in bizarre finish to men's 5,000m Tug Of War This post contains videos

Watch: Ethiopian athlete pulls race leader's shorts in bizarre finish to men's 5,000m

Two runners got tangled up on the final bend of the race at Lausanne’s Athletissima IAAF Diamond League meeting.

From The42 Thomas Barr produces season's best performance in Diamond League Getting Better

Thomas Barr produces season's best performance in Diamond League

The Waterford native finished eighth with a time of 49.53.

From The42 Mo Farah wins his last ever track race after thrilling finish in 5,000m One Mo Mile This post contains videos

Mo Farah wins his last ever track race after thrilling finish in 5,000m

The four-time Olympic champion will now turn his attention to road races in the future.

From The42 Thunderstruck! Usain Bolt clocks first sub-10 second time of the season in Monaco Back On Track

Thunderstruck! Usain Bolt clocks first sub-10 second time of the season in Monaco

The eight-time Olympic champion won the 100m at the Monaco Diamond League in a time of 9.95 seconds.

From The42 Usain Bolt's team refute allegations they had rival “booted out” of Diamond League race Usain Bold

Usain Bolt's team refute allegations they had rival “booted out” of Diamond League race

Canada’s Andre De Grasse, long mooted as Bolt’s heir, will not face the Jamaican tomorrow.

From The42 'It will be a day I remember for the rest of my life': Mo Farah announces last British track race Time To Say Goodbye

'It will be a day I remember for the rest of my life': Mo Farah announces last British track race

The four-time Olympic champion will run his last British track race at the Grand Prix in Birmingham.

From The42 Watch: Ireland's 4x100m relay team smash national junior record at Diamond League event Pace To Burn This post contains videos

Watch: Ireland's 4x100m relay team smash national junior record at Diamond League event

What a performance from Molly Scott, Sharlene Mawdsley, Gina Akpe Moses and Ciara Neville.

From The42 Mark English earns spot at Worlds after second-place finish in Diamond League Going Well

Mark English earns spot at Worlds after second-place finish in Diamond League

The Letterkenny native qualified for London with a time of 1.45.42 in Stockholm.

From The42 Thomas Barr delivers big finish to take third place in his first Diamond League of the season Yes Boys

Thomas Barr delivers big finish to take third place in his first Diamond League of the season

The Waterford native impressed in a quick race in Norway.

From The42 This incredible javelin throw almost struck a cameraman at the Diamond League Close Call

This incredible javelin throw almost struck a cameraman at the Diamond League

The cameraman doesn’t move an inch despite the javelin appearing to come straight for him.

From The42 Asafa Powell, Justin Gatlin and Andre De Grasse all out-classed in the Diamond League 100m Sprint

Asafa Powell, Justin Gatlin and Andre De Grasse all out-classed in the Diamond League

Akani Simbine of South Africa thundered home in first place in a time of 9.99 seconds.

Thomas Barr concludes his season with fine performance in the Diamond League

Barr finished fourth in the Olympic final in Rio, but couldn’t replicate that performance in Switzerland tonight.

From The42 VIDEO: Caster Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha Formidable This post contains videos

VIDEO: Caster Semenya hammers out Rio warning in Doha

In doubly bad news for her rivals in an Olympics year, the South African admitted afterwards she had held back.

From The42 Waterford man Barr produced a storming run at a prestigious event in Qatar High Performer

Waterford man Barr produced a storming run at a prestigious event in Qatar

The 22-year-old delivered another superb run to underline his rich talent.

It's Your Usain Bolt Riding A Rocket Picture Of The Day

The Olympic 100m champ sure knows how to make an entrance.

From The42 Analysis: Gay's roller-coaster career runs into final barrier Focus

Analysis: Gay's roller-coaster career runs into final barrier

The 30-year-old American had run the fastest time in the world this year of 9.75 seconds.

From The42 Athletics world rocked as Gay, Powell and Simpson test positive for banned substance Doping

Athletics world rocked as Gay, Powell and Simpson test positive for banned substance

It’s been a dramatic day in the world of elite sprinting.

From The42 That's a lot of zeroes! Diamond League organisers splash out to bring Bolt to Paris Money Talks

That's a lot of zeroes! Diamond League organisers splash out to bring Bolt to Paris

Guess how much his appearance fee is?

From The42 Farah savours fans' reaction on track return Comeback

Farah savours fans' reaction on track return

The British athlete triumphed in the Birmingham Grand Prix Diamond League today.

From The42 Cashing in: Blake passes on 'arrogant' £25k offer from UK athletics Diamond League

Cashing in: Blake passes on 'arrogant' £25k offer from UK athletics

Instead of picking up chump change in Birmingham, Yohann Blake will bag £300,000 in the next three weeks.

From The42 Ah well: No more Bolt v Blake races this season Speed Kings

Ah well: No more Bolt v Blake races this season

The fastest men in the world will be back in competition tomorrow, but in separate events.

From The42 Five videos you really need to see from last night's Diamond League meet in Paris London 2012 This post contains videos

Five videos you really need to see from last night's Diamond League meet in Paris

Some of the biggest names in world athletics continued their Olympic preparations in Paris last night.

From The42 VIDEO: Bolt edges Powell, Pearson dominates World Class This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bolt edges Powell, Pearson dominates

The Jamaican said his “execution was alright” after claiming victory this evening.

From The42 WATCH: Bolt scorches to fastest time of the year Like Lightning This post contains videos

WATCH: Bolt scorches to fastest time of the year

The world record holder recorded a time of 9.76 seconds this evening.

From The42 Best buds: Jackson and Greene put trash talk behind them London 2012

Best buds: Jackson and Greene put trash talk behind them

Bershawn Jackson had said his hurdling rival had “cashed a cheque that he can’t cash” but it’s all over now, right?

From The42 Business as usual for Bolt in Oslo That's Fast This post contains videos

Business as usual for Bolt in Oslo

WATCH: Bolt cruises to victory in the 200m at last night’s Diamond League meet in Norway.

From The42 Bolt: I'm good enough to play for Man United Sign Him Up

Bolt: I'm good enough to play for Man United

But first, he’s concentrating on winning the men’s 200m at the Diamond League meeting in Oslo tonight.

From The42 It's on! Bolt to meet Powell in Rome tonight Quick Word This post contains videos

It's on! Bolt to meet Powell in Rome tonight

The Jamaican sprinters go head-to-head in the Diamond League. Got those stop-watches ready?