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Coleman takes world 100m title as Hassan earns first half of golden double

 Coleman takes world 100m title as Hassan earns first half of golden double

Christian Coleman of the United States won the men’s world 100 metres title here in 9.76sec, the fastest time recorded this year, on a night when The Netherlands' Sifan Hassan completed what could be the first part of a golden double here as she won the women’s 10,000m title at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships.



Guinea-Bissau runner makes a name at IAAF World Championships with selfless assistance of stricken opponent

Guinea-Bissau runner makes a name at IAAF World Championships with selfless assistance of stricken opponent

With all three of the big names in the men’s 400 metres hurdles winning their opening heats, the main focus on the opening day of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships here fell upon the opening heat of the men’s 5,000m, which saw Guinea-Bissau’s Braima Suncar Dabo stop running to assist a stricken opponent, 33-year-old Jonathan Busby of Aruba, in finishing.