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    I would think about 5-6 metres for the men. I...

    I would think about 5-6 metres for the men. I think the main reason for the change was the danger when 90m throws landed flat (which happened often) When those javelins skidded through the turf bad...
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    Yeah, I hope you are right but time is starting...

    Yeah, I hope you are right but time is starting to run out now. Should like to know what the deal is with Vetter.
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    Yeah, what's with the Germans in the Jav. Are...

    Yeah, what's with the Germans in the Jav. Are they sandbagging?

    Glad to see Starc clearing 2.30 again. Maybe 2.35 is enough to win in Doha. They all seem to be gone. Ukhov, Lysenko, Drouin,...
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    For sure! No comparison possible.

    For sure! No comparison possible.
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    We blew it! (Billy) A very special movie. I...

    We blew it! (Billy)
    A very special movie. I liked Peter Fonda. Last time I saw him was in "The Limey" in 1999.
  6. The way I remember this was that Elliott was dead...

    The way I remember this was that Elliott was dead tired at that point and was not sure what the towel meant. Was the WR possible? or did it mean the record was possible and Elliott was clear of the...
  7. With a better focus and fewer races in 1958 I...

    With a better focus and fewer races in 1958 I don't think 3.52 and 3.33 would have been out of the question for Elliott. What if he had been born in 1945 instead of 1938?
  8. Yes, except when he was on the starting line!...

    Yes, except when he was on the starting line! Actually, 1958 was his greatest year. He never got up to the same level in 1960 despite his 3,35.6 in the OG. In 1958 he even won the Commonwealth 800...
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    Best comment in a long time. Just loved it!

    Best comment in a long time. Just loved it!
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    41 steps I think.

    41 steps I think.
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    Tony Blue

    Tony Blue
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    If you are from the 50's, 60's or 70's they were...

    If you are from the 50's, 60's or 70's they were all Soviets. Stalin was from Georgia but so what?
  13. This is exactly what happened at the World Indoor...

    This is exactly what happened at the World Indoor Champs in 2014. In the Women's HJ Licwinko and Kuchina were supposed to have a jump-off. However, they both declined and got to share 1st place.
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    I don't see why a superb athlete like Warholm...

    I don't see why a superb athlete like Warholm should have more of a problem with technique at sub 47 speed than the other 2 top guys. He is close to going 13 steps over all ten hurdles. Today he did...
  15. I don't think so. If Lisek missed and Sam then...

    I don't think so. If Lisek missed and Sam then refused to take part in the jump-off it would mean that Sam was defeated and Lisek would have been declared the winner at 5.95.
    Can't continue a...
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    I sure liked him at Augusta. Always good to...

    I sure liked him at Augusta. Always good to watch. I thought he was surprisingly open in his interview - No longer as flexible as he was 20 years ago, harder now to stay at a top level and stuff like...
  17. Thread: Jeopardy

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    I agree. I don't think the Owens answer was...

    I agree. I don't think the Owens answer was ridiculous at all from a non-track fan at that guy's age.
    Probably more surprised that nobody had a clue about what the "R" stood for in NRA when the...
  18. Thread: Wimbledon

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    All over Federer played the best tennis but og...

    All over Federer played the best tennis but og course at the end of the 5th (which lasted over 2 hours) Djocovic came out on top. In a match like this they don't choke, not these guys. Things just...
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    You don't have to dismiss WSoccer to find the...

    You don't have to dismiss WSoccer to find the men's game more entertaining, unless you are an American, of course.
    To me at least, there is no comparison even if the Women's game certainly has...
  20. Okkert Brits was definitely taller but not sure...

    Okkert Brits was definitely taller but not sure about the weight.
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    I don't think that should be a problem. Normally...

    I don't think that should be a problem. Normally she uses a jog into an 8 step approach and this was a 6 stepper. She gets good speed with the 6 but with the 8 she is quite a speed jumper like almost...
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    Boo! is right and why would they experiment with...

    Boo! is right and why would they experiment with all they VAR stuff during the World Cup?
    Weird stuff during US-England. The penalty should not have been given but what a lame attempt!
    Today I...
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    Yeah, I sure like her. I see they have corrected...

    Yeah, I sure like her. I see they have corrected her height now from 1.65 to 1.81. Makes way more sense.
    Cunningham also went over 2m but she had 1.99 already 3 years ago. This should make her the...
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    You got it! Remember all the stuff about Lemaitre...

    You got it! Remember all the stuff about Lemaitre a few years ago. Nobody gave a damn about Vicaut.
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    Absolutely not! There is no comparison. England...

    Absolutely not! There is no comparison. England or most countries would never behave like Cameroon did. Spitting at opponents? There should have been red cards amasse!

    How about that ref? No...
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