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Meet the US athletes of year...

'Twenty years ago, I was a normal kid running around PE class when my gym coach suggested I join the cross country team. I never could have imagined where that suggestion would lead' Jenny Simpson......

I've done something nobody's ever done: Reese

Brittney Reese unleashed the beast in one giant leap to become the first woman to win three long jump titles at the world championships on Sunday. Reese, gold medallist in 2009 and 2011, had......

Reese aims to nail long jump gold with first leap at worlds

As Olympic and twice world long jump champion, Britney Reese has become used to leaving her rivals in a pit of despair, and now the American is determined to win gold at the world championships......

Ennis named European athlete of the year

Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis has been named the women's European athlete of 2012, European Athletics said in a statement on Thursday. Briton Ennis, whose image adorned posters......

Track and field marks that defied time

A chance meeting with long jump world record holder Mike Powell earlier this week, coupled with the ongoing Diamond League, inspires Senior Associate Editor Bikash Mohapatra to take a look......

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Q. Who was the women voted as greatest female athlete of the 20th century by the sports illustrated for woman magazine ?
:  A. Hepthathlete Jackie Joyner Kersee. more

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Q. who is the Greatest sportswomen of all time?
Manasi Bhadouria:  A. Jackie Joyner-Kersee SHE Won three gold, one silver and two bronze medals over four consecutive Olympic Games. more

Q. Which black female athlete has the most Olympic track and field gold medals to date?
Cmm:  A. Jackie Joyner-Kersee. During a career that saw her compete in four consecutive Summer Olympiads (1984-96), Jackie Joyner-Kersee won six medals -...... more

Good Citizen
Q. She was the first American ever to win a gold medal in the long jump and the first woman in history to earn more than 7,000 points in the grueling seven-event heptathlon. Who was she?
Good Citizen:  A. Jackie Joyner-Kersee more

Good Citizen
Q. Sports Illustrated for Women magazine voted her the greatest female athlete of the 20th century. Who is she?
Good Citizen:  A. Hepthathlete Jackie Joyner Kersee. more

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I hope to play till Im 33 at least

As competitive sports go, this is as close as it gets. On August 1, at Glasgow's Emirates Arena, the last match of the Commonwealth Games badminton... ...
Meet the US athletes of year...

'Twenty years ago, I was a normal kid running around PE class when my gym coach suggested I join the cross country team. I never could have... ...
Athletics - Keflezighi, Simpson named U.S. athletes of year

4:42am IST REUTERS - Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi and Diamond League winner Jenny Simpson have been voted as U.S. athletes of the... ...

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