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  • Dope wars
  • Jun 5, 2014: Who was the first person to be disqualified from the Olympics for drug use?

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  • Just who was Emsley Carr?
  • Apr 28, 2014: I remember when I was younger watching Steve Ovett and Seb Coe winning a race called the Emsley Carr Mile. Does it still take place? And who was Emsley Carr?!

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  • Bannister's major races
  • Apr 19, 2014: Is it true that Roger Bannister never won a race at a major championship?

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  • Gone in 60 metres
  • Mar 14, 2014: Was Richard Kilty the first Brit to win the 60 metres at the World Indoor Championships?

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  • Black and no Gold at the Olympics
  • Nov 29, 2013: Roger Black won two Olympic relay medals, sadly neither of them gold. Who holds the record for the 4x400m relay?

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  • Pick and mix at the worlds
  • Nov 25, 2013: Has any event at the outdoor world championships been won by a different person each time?

  • Rewind to 1988
  • Ben Johnson: The story that shook the world
  • Sep 26, 2013: A quarter of a century has passed since Ben Johnson was found guilty of doping and sensationally stripped of his 100m gold in Seoul, but still there is no redemption for the man who leaves an unwanted Olympic legacy

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  • A best but not a record
  • Aug 28, 2013: How long has there been a recognised world record in the marathon?

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  • Keep coming back for more
  • Aug 27, 2013: One of the hammer throwers in Moscow was taking part in his ninth world championships. Was this a record?

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  • Ohuruogu out on her own
  • Aug 19, 2013: Christine Ohuruogu was reported as only the fourth British woman to win a gold medal at the athletics world championships. Who were the others?

  • ESPN Sports Personality - No. 3
  • Mo Farah - Not plastic, fantastic
  • Dec 20, 2012: To put Mo Farah's remarkable 2012 in context, you have to go back to everything that came before it

  • Rewind to 1980
  • Coe & Ovett light up Moscow Olympics
  • Jun 28, 2012: Great sporting rivalries will take centre stage this summer and to get the pulse racing we've dug up a classic battle from the 1980 Moscow Olympics

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