Track & Field Season Continues with 19 Olympic Champions Scheduled To Compete, Simultaneous LIVE Twitter Chat with Commentator Ato Boldon from 2-4 PM ET Thursday - Los Angeles – August 22, 2012 – Universal Sports Network (USN) continues its multiplatform coverage of the 2012 Diamond League LIVE from Lausanne, Switzerland on Thursday, August 23 at 2 p.m. ET. The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, highlights a stunning lineup of Olympic talent including fellow Jamaicans Yohan Blake and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and American sprinters Tyson Gay and Carmelita Jeter. Universal Sports will air the Diamond League events both on-air and online to authenticated users. Anyone who visits can enjoy video highlights, photos and breaking news.

Thursday, 23 August 2012 10:22

Shobukhova aiming for fourth straight Chicago title

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Chicago, USA - Liliya Shobukhova of Russia will go for an unprecedented fourth consecutive victory at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 7 October.

Thursday, 23 August 2012 10:21

Hoffa named USATF Athlete of the Week

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INDIANAPOLIS - Reese Hoffa (Athens, Ga.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after posting three European wins in the shot put last week.

Lausanne, Switzerland - Caribbean athletes led by Usain Bolt in the 200m will be bidding for dominance in the high quality sprint events at the Athletissima 2012 - Samsung Diamond League meeting in Lausanne on Thursday (23), the 11th of 14 fixtures of the 2012 Samsung Diamond League global tour.

Birmingham, London - Mo Farah will headline an impressive list of 16 gold medallists and 42 medallists overall from the London Olympics this Sunday as the Aviva Birmingham Grand Prix - Samsung Diamond League returns to the Birmingham Alexander Stadium (26).



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