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Asafa Powell of Jamaica arrives in Melbourne.

Asafa Powell touches down

01 Mar 06 05:35
The world’s fastest man, Asafa Powell, widely tipped to deliver one of the highlight performances of the Games, has arrived in Melbourne.
Wilfred Bungei of Kenya in the men's 800m semi at the 10th IAAF World Athletics Championships.

Kenya on track for Melbourne

27 Feb 06 07:24
Members of Kenya’s Commonwealth Games team have made good use of their final outings before heading to Melbourne.
Tonique Williams-Darling celebrates gold during the Athens Olympic Games.

Williams-Darling confirms Melbourne run

27 Feb 06 02:06
The star-studded line-up for the Athletics competition has been given another boost, with Olympic 400m gold medallist Tonique Williams-Darling confirming she will chase Commonwealth gold.
Cleopatra Borel-Brown of Trinidad at the 10th IAAF World Athletics Championships 2005 in Helsinki.

Trinidad and Tobago target sprints

22 Feb 06 07:30
Trinidad and Tobago’s Athletics challenge will be spearheaded by a powerful men’s sprint contingent, out to run down the world’s fastest man, Asafa Powell, and challenge for relay gold.
England's fastest man Mark Lewis-Francis.

British sprinter nails MCG record

19 Feb 06 22:46
English sprinter Mark Lewis-Francis has blitzed a half-century-old MCG stadium record set by Bobby Morrow with a 10.22 seconds win in the 100 metres in a warm up for the Games.
England's fastest man Mark Lewis Francis to duel with the best at the Athletics Australia Invitational.

MCG set for sprinter showdown

09 Feb 06 05:18
England’s fastest men will get a chance to warm-up against their Australian rivals in a sprint battle set to welcome the return of athletics to the MCG for the first time in 50 years.
NZ Shot Putter Valerie Vili has been chosen for her second Commonwealth Games team

Thompson inspires NZ athletes

09 Feb 06 01:04
British Athletics great Daley Thompson has been called in to help inspire an experienced New Zealand Track and Field team.
400m champion Jane Pittman

Aust athletics biggest team ever

07 Feb 06 06:50
Australia’s largest ever Athletics team, comprising 123 athletes in total, will head to Melbourne in March looking for Games gold on the Track and Field.
Craig Mottram in the 5000 metre event at the Athletics trials.

Mottram to challenge Kenyans

03 Feb 06 07:27
More than 100 Athletes are expected to be named for the Commonwealth Games Athletic's squad this week, following the last day of selection trials in Sydney.
Craig Mottram at the World Athletics Championships.

Mottram gears up for the Games

30 Jan 06 01:07
Craig Mottram has showed Commonwealth Games rivals what’s in store for them in March with a stellar performance in the two mile race at the Boston Indoor Games.

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