Sports governance

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, of Jamaica celebrates after winning the gold medal in the women's 100 meter final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
September 29, 2019 - 4:46 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest from the track and field world championships in Qatar on Sunday (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica has won her fourth world championship gold medal in the 100 meters. After revealing a new rainbow-dyed hairstyle, she clocked 10.71 in...
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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, of Jamaica, wins the women's 100 meter finals at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 29, 2019 - 4:30 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest from the track and field world championships in Qatar on Sunday (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica has won her fourth world championship gold medal in the 100 meters. After revealing a new rainbow-dyed hairstyle, she clocked 10.71 in...
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Anzhelika Sidorova, of participates as a neutral athlete, clears the bar during the women's pole vault final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 29, 2019 - 3:54 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest from the track and field world championships in Qatar on Sunday (all times local): 10:40 p.m. Russia has its first gold medalist at the world championships, but its anthem won't be played. Anzhelika Sidorova smashed her personal best by 4 centimeters, clearing 4.95...
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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, of Jamaica, wins her heat during the women's 100 meter semi finals at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
September 29, 2019 - 2:52 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest from the track and field world championships in Qatar on Sunday (all times local): 9.40 p.m. Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce will contest for her fourth world championship gold medal in the 100 meters after winning her semifinal with ease. The Jamaican's time of 10.81 was the...
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Rodney Rowe, of the United States, Adam Gemili, of Great Britain, and Taymir Burnet, of the Netherlands,, from left to right, compete in the men's 200 meter heats during the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
September 29, 2019 - 2:05 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest from the track and field world championships in Qatar on Sunday (all times local): 9:00 p.m. Britain's Adam Gemili was fastest in the heats for the men's 200 meters after the champion in the 100, Christian Coleman, withdrew. Gemili ran 20.06 seconds to win his heat,...
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Tori Bowie, of the United States, and Xiaojing Liang, of China, right, compete in a women's 100 meter race heat during the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
September 29, 2019 - 1:28 pm
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest on track and field world championships in Qatar (all times local): 8:20 p.m. The United States team says defending champion Tori Bowie is out of the women's 100-meter semifinals. No reason has been given for the withdrawal of Bowie, who won the Olympic silver medal in...
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The stadium is sparsely filled for the second session at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
September 29, 2019 - 8:54 am
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Problem solved. Divine Oduduru and Blessing Okagbare will be given a spot at the starting line for the 200 meters at world championships. Okagbare tells The Associated Press that track's governing body, the IAAF, has approved the appeal from the two Nigerians and reinstated them...
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The stadium is sparsely filled for the second session at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)
September 29, 2019 - 6:45 am
DOHA, Qatar (AP) — As the third day of competition at the world track championships begins, Nigeria's sprinters are in a race against time. Track's world governing body, the IAAF, says that NCAA champion Divine Oduduru has filed an appeal against his pre-emptive disqualification from the men's 200...
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FILE - In a Friday, May 3, 2019 file photo, South Africa's Caster Semenya competes in the women's 800-meter final during the Diamond League in Doha, Qatar. On the 10th anniversary of Semenya blowing away the field in the 800 at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin, she won't comply with the International Association of Athletics Federations' latest version of a regulation to lower her level of natural testosterone.(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File)
September 28, 2019 - 8:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Defending 800-meter champion Caster Semenya has dominated her event like no other female athlete in track over the past 10 years, winning two Olympic golds and three world championships. A world title will be handed out Monday night without Semenya, still in her prime and still the...
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New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown looks on before the start of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday, September 15 2019, in Miami Gardens. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
September 27, 2019 - 8:52 pm
Antonio Brown's unraveling happened nearly as quickly as his rise in the NFL. One of the most prolific receivers for a decade, the four-time All-Pro got dumped by three teams in 6 1/2 months. The New England Patriots released him last week after a second woman in 10 days accused him of sexual...
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