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2019 World Track and Field Championships results

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Medalists and top U.S. finishers from the 2019 World Track and Field Championships in Doha …

Men’s 100m
Gold: Christian Coleman (USA) — 9.76
Silver: Justin Gatlin (USA) — 9.89
Bronze: Andre De Grasse (CAN) — 9.90

Men’s 200m
Gold: Noah Lyles (USA) — 19.83
Silver: Andre De Grasse (USA) — 19.95
Bronze: Alex Quinonez (ECU) — 19.98

Men’s 400m
Gold: Steven Gardiner (BAH) — 43.48
Silver: Anthony Zambrano (COL) — 44.15
Bronze: Fred Kerley (USA) — 44.17

Men’s 800m
Gold: Donavan Brazier (USA) — 1:42.34
Silver: Amel Tuka (BIH) — 1:43.47
Bronze: Ferguson Rotich (KEN) — 1:43.82
4. Bryce Hoppel (USA) — 1:44.25
8. Clayton Murphy (USA) — 1:47.84

Men’s 1500m
Gold: Timothy Cheruiyot (KEN) — 3:29.26
Silver: Taoufik Makhloufi (ALG) — 3:31.38
Bronze: Marcin Lewandowski (POL) — 3:31.46
8. Matthew Centrowitz (USA) — 3:32.81
10. Craig Engels (USA) — 3:34.24

Men’s 5000m
Gold: Muktar Edris (ETH) — 12:58.85
Silver: Selemon Barega (ETH) — 12:59.70
Bronze: Mo Ahmed (CAN) — 13:01.11
7. Paul Chelimo (USA) — 13:04.60

Men’s 10,000m
Gold: Joshua Cheptegei (UGA) — 26:48.36
Silver: Yomif Kejelcha (ETH) — 26:49.34
Bronze: Rhonex Kipruto (KEN) — 26:50.32
7. Lopez Lomong (USA) — 27:04.72
10. Shadrack Kipchirchir (USA) — 27:24.74
13. Leonard Korir (USA) — 28:05.73

Men’s Marathon
Gold: Lelisa Desisa (ETH) — 2:10:40
Silver: Mosinet Geremew (ETH) — 2:10:44
Bronze: Amos Kipruto (KEN) — 2:10:51
23. Ahmed Osman (USA) — 2:16:22
38. Elkanah Kibet (USA) — 2:19:33
46. Andrew Epperson (USA) — 2:23:11

Men’s 110m Hurdles
Gold: Grant Holloway (USA) — 13.10
Silver: Sergey Shubenkov (ANA) — 13.15
Bronze: Pascal Martinot-Lagarde (FRA) — 13.18
Bronze: Orlando Ortega — 13.30
7. Devon Allen (USA) — 13.70

Men’s 400m Hurdles
Gold: Karsten Warholm (NOR) — 47.42
Silver: Rai Benjamin (USA) — 47.66
Bronze: Abderrahman Samba (QAT) — 48.03
5. TJ Holmes (USA) — 48.20

Men’s 3000m Steeplechase
Gold: Conseslus Kipruto (KEN) — 8:01.35
Silver: Lamecha Girma (ETH) — 8:01.36
Bronze: Soufiane El Bakkali (MAR) — 8:03.76
8. Hilary Bor (USA) — 8:09.33

Men’s 4x100m
Gold: U.S. — 37.10
Silver: Great Britain — 37.36
Bronze: Japan — 37.43

Men’s 4x400m
Gold: U.S. — 2:56.69
Silver: Jamaica — 2:57.90
Bronze: Belgium — 2:58.78

Men’s Discus
Gold: Daniel Stahl (SWE) — 67.59
Silver: Fedrick Dacres (JAM) — 66.94
Bronze: Lukas Weisshaidinger (AUT) — 66.82
11. Sam Mattis (USA) — 63.42

Men’s Hammer
Gold: Pawel Fajdek (POL) — 80.50
Silver: Quentin Bigot (FRA) — 78.19
Bronze: Bence Halasz (HUN) — 78.18
Bronze: Wojciech Nowicki (POL) — 77.69
11. Rudy Winkler (USA) — 75.20

Men’s High Jump
Gold: Mutaz Barshim (QAT) — 2.37
Silver: Mikhail Akimenko (ANA) — 2.35
Bronze: Ilya Ivanyuk (ANA) — 2.35
11. Jeron Robinson (USA) — 2.24

Men’s Javelin
Gold: Anderson Peters (GRN) — 86.89
Silver: Magnus Kirt (EST) — 86.21
Bronze: Johannes Vetter (GER)

Men’s Long Jump
Gold: Tajay Gayle (JAM) — 8.69
Silver: Jeff Henderson (USA) — 8.39
Bronze: Juan Miguel Echevarria (CUB) — 8.34
12. Steffin McCarter (USA) — NM

Men’s Pole Vault
Gold: Sam Kendricks (USA) — 5.97
Silver: Mondo Duplantis (SWE) — 5.97
Bronze: Piotr Lisek (POL) — 5.87
10. Cole Walsh (USA) — 5.55

Men’s Shot Put
Gold: Joe Kovacs (USA) — 22.91
Silver: Ryan Crouser (USA) — 22.90
Bronze: Tom Walsh (NZL) — 22.90
5. Darrell Hill (USA) — 21.65

Men’s Triple Jump
Gold: Christian Taylor (USA) — 17.92
Silver: Will Claye (USA) — 17.74
Bronze: Hugues Zango (BUR) — 17.66
6. Donald Scott (USA) — 17.17

Men’s 20km Race Walk
Gold: Toshikazu Yamanishi (JPN) — 1:26.34
Silver: Vasily Mizinov (ANA) — 1:26.49
Bronze: Perseus Karlstrom (SWE) — 1:27.00

Men’s 50km Race Walk
Gold: Yusuke Suzuki (JPN) — 4:04:20
Silver: Joao Vieira (POR) — 4:04:59
Bronze: Evan Dunfee (CAN) — 4:05:02

Decathlon
Gold: Niklas Kaul (GER) — 8,691
Silver: Maicel Uibo (EST) — 8,604
Bronze: Damian Warner (CAN) — 8,529
8. Solomon Simmons (USA) — 8,151

Women’s 100m
Gold: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (JAM) — 10.71
Silver: Dina Asher-Smith (GBR) — 10.83
Bronze: Marie-Josee Ta Lou (CIV) — 10.90
7. Teahna Daniels (USA) — 11.19

Women’s 200m
Gold: Dina Asher-Smith (GBR) — 21.89
Silver: Brittany Brown (USA) — 22.22
Bronze: Mujinga Kambundji (SUI) — 22.51
4. Anglerne Annelus (USA) — 22.59
5. Dezerea Bryant (USA) — 22.63

Women’s 400m
Gold: Salwa Eid Naser (BRN) — 48.14
Silver: Shaunae Miller-Uibo (BAH) — 48.37
Bronze: Shericka Jackson (JAM) — 49.47
4. Wadeline Jonathas (USA) — 49.60
5. Phyllis Francis (USA) — 49.61

Women’s 800m
Gold: Halimah Nakaayi (UGA) — 1:58.04
Silver: Raevyn Rogers (USA) — 1:58.18
Bronze: Ajee Wilson (USA) — 1:58.84
8. Ce’Aira Brown (USA) — 2:02.97

Women’s 1500m
Gold: Sifan Hassan (NED) — 3:51.95
Silver: Faith Kipyegon (KEN) — 3:54.22
Bronze: Gudaf Tsegay (ETH) — 3:54.38
4. Shelby Houlihan (USA) — 3:54.99
8. Jenny Simpson (USA) — 3:58.42
12. Nikki Hiltz (USA) — 4:06.68

Women’s 5000m
Gold: Hellen Obiri (KEN) — 14:26.72
Silver: Margaret Kipkemboi (KEN) — 14:27.49
Bronze: Konstanze Klosterhalfen (GER) — 14:28.43
9. Karissa Schweizer (USA) — 14:45.18
11. Elinor Purrier (USA) — 14:58.17

Women’s 10,000m
Gold: Sifan Hassan (NED) — 30:17.62
Silver: Letesenbet Gidey (ETH) — 30:21.23
Bronze: Agnes Tirop (KEN) — 30:25.20
8. Marielle Hall (USA) — 31:05.71
9. Molly Huddle (USA) — 31:07.24
10. Emily Sisson (USA) — 31:12.56

Women’s Marathon
Gold: Ruth Chepngetich (KEN) — 2:32:43
Silver: Rose Chelimo (BHR) — 2:33:46
Bronze: Helalia Johannes (NAM) — 2:34:15
6. Roberta Groner (USA) — 2:38:44
13. Carrie Dimoff (USA) — 2:44:35
38. Kelsey Bruce (USA) — 3:09:37

Women’s 100m Hurdles
Gold: Nia Ali (USA) — 12.34
Silver: Keni Harrison (USA) — 12.46
Bronze: Danielle Williams (JAM) — 12.47

Women’s 400m Hurdles
Gold: Dalilah Muhammad (USA) — 52.16
Silver: Sydney McLaughlin (USA) — 52.23
Bronze: Rushell Clayton (JAM) — 53.74
6. Ashley Spencer (USA) — 54.45

Women’s 3000m Steeplechase
Gold: Beatrice Chepkoech (KEN) — 8:57.84
Silver: Emma Coburn (USA) — 9:02.35
Bronze: Gesa Krause (GER) — 9:03.30
6. Courtney Frerichs (USA) — 9:11.27

Women’s 4x100m
Gold: Jamaica — 41.44
Silver: Great Britain — 41.85
Bronze: U.S. — 42.10

Women’s 4x400m
Gold: U.S. — 3:18.92
Silver: Poland — 3:21.89
Bronze: Jamaica 3:22.37

Women’s Discus
Gold: Yaime Perez (CUB) — 69.17
Silver: Denia Caballero (CUB) — 68.44
Bronze: Sandra Perkovic (CRO) — 66.72
7. Valarie Allman (USA) — 61.82

Women’s High Jump
Gold: Mariya Lasitskene (ANA) — 2.04
Silver: Yaroslava Mahuchikh (UKR) — 2.04
Bronze: Vashti Cunningham (USA) — 2.00

Women’s Javelin
Gold: Kelsey-Lee Barber (AUS) — 66.56
Silver: Liu Shiying (CHN) — 65.88
Bronze: Lyu Huihui (CHN) — 65.49
5. Kara Winger (USA) — 63.23

Women’s Long Jump
Gold: Malaika Mihambo (GER) — 7.30
Silver: Maryna Bekh-Romanchuk (UKR) — 6.92
Bronze: Ese Brume (NGR) — 6.91
4. Tori Bowie (USA) — 6.81
9. Sha’keela Saunders (USA) — 6.54

Women’s Pole Vault
Gold: Anzhelika Sidorova (ANA) — 4.95
Silver: Sandi Morris (USA) — 4.90
Bronze: Katerina Stefanidi (GRE) — 4.85
7. Katie Nageotte (USA) — 4.70
7. Jenn Suhr (USA) — 4.70

Women’s 20km Race Walk
Gold: Liu Hong (CHN) — 1:32:53
Silver: Qieyang Shenjie (CHN) — 1:33:10
Bronze: Yang Liujing (CHN) — 1:33:17

Women’s 50km Race Walk
Gold: Liang Rui (CHN) — 4:23:26
Silver: Li Maocuo (CHN) — 4:26:40
Bronze: Olena Sobchuk (UKR) — 4:33:38
17. Katie Burnett (USA) — 5:23:05

Women’s Hammer Throw
Gold: DeAnna Price (USA) — 77.54
Silver: Joanna Fiodorow (POL) — 76.35
Bronze: Wang Zheng (CHN) — 74.76
12. Gwen Berry (USA) — NM

Women’s Shot Put
Gold: Gong Lijiao (CHN) — 19.55
Silver: Danniel Thomas-Dodd (JAM) — 19.47
Bronze: Christina Schwanitz (GER) — 19.17
4. Maggie Ewen (USA) — 18.93
7. Chase Ealey (USA) — 18.82
9. Michelle Carter (USA) — 18.41

Women’s Triple Jump
Gold: Yulimar Rojas (VEN) — 15.37
Silver: Shanieka Ricketts (JAM) — 14.92
Bronze: Caterine Ibarguen (COL) — 14.73
7. Keturah Orji (USA) — 14.46
9. Tori Franklin (USA) — 14.08

Heptathlon
Gold: Katarina Johnson-Thompson (GBR) — 6,981
Silver: Nafi Thiam (BEL) — 6,677
Bronze: Verena Preiner (AUT) — 6,560
4. Erica Bougard (USA) — 6,470
5. Kendell Williams (USA) — 6,415

Mixed 4x400m
Gold: USA — 3:09.34 WR
Silver: Jamaica — 3:11.78
Bronze: Bahrain — 3:11.82

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Major League Baseball sponsors U.S. Olympic softball team

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NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is using its financial muscle to support the U.S. women’s softball team, which already is assured a spot in the Tokyo Olympics while the American men’s baseball team struggles to qualify.

MLB announced an agreement Thursday to become presenting sponsor of the women’s “Stand Beside Her” tour, a slate of exhibition games leading up to the Olympic tournament from July 22-28.

“We’re both bat and ball sports. Even though we’re not the same sport, there are so many similarities that you just can’t ignore,” said Kim Ng, MLB’s senior vice president for baseball operations. “It was important for us to make sure that they have this acknowledgment and recognition of their ability and their talent.”

Softball began as an Olympic sport for the 1996 Atlanta Games. The U.S. won gold medals in 1996, 2000 and 2004 with players that included Dot Richardson, Jennie Finch and Jessica Mendoza, then lost to Japan in the 2008 gold-medal game.

Baseball and softball were dropped for the next two Olympics, then restored for this year, when the U.S. and Japan will be joined by Australia, Canada, Italy and Mexico for games in Fukushima and Yokohama but not Tokyo. The sports are likely to be dropped for 2024 in Paris but could return four years later in Los Angeles.

The U.S. men’s baseball team stumbled in its first attempt to qualify, wasting a ninth-inning lead against Mexico in the final game of the Premier12 tournament in November and losing in the 10th. The U.S. has two more chances to join Israel, Japan, Mexico and South Korea in the Olympic field: an Americas tournament in Arizona from March 22-26 and a final tournament in Taiwan from April 1-5.

MLB is not allowing players on 40-man big league rosters to compete in qualifying, and few top pitching prospects were at the November tournament.

Softball has no such issues. The Olympics are the sport’s highest-profile event.

“The platform for us is 10 times bigger,” American outfielder Haylie McCleney said. “For us, it’s a great opportunity for people that have never watched softball before, people that have only followed it at the collegiate level, to really see how fun our game is to watch, how pure it is. If people are baseball fans, I guarantee they’re going to love softball because it’s pretty much just a faster game – it’s shorter, it’s quicker, it’s more entertaining to watch, in my opinion.”

The 2008 gold-medal softball game took 1 hours, 45 minutes — less than half the 3:45 average for this year’s World Series.

As part of the deal with MLB, the softball team’s official training facility will be at the Jackie Robinson Training Complex in Vero Beach, Florida, the old Dodgertown spring training camp.

MLB Network will include programming from the tour, which currently starts Feb. 4 in Tampa and has about three dozen stops.

The U.S. women’s soccer team has attracted huge television audiences. MLB sees softball as an opportunity for the sport’s growth.

“These are world-class athletes,” Ng said. “Because we have not been in the Olympics for the last 12 years, they just haven’t had that stage. So it’s really important at this point that we show as much support as we can for them.”

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Rafael Nadal advances at Australian Open; American back on Slam stage

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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal joined Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open third round, sweeping Argentine Federico Delbonis 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-1 on Thursday.

Nadal, whose lone Australian Open title came in 2009, gets countryman Pablo Carreno Busta in Saturday’s third round. He could face No. 23 Nick Kyrgios of Australia in round four, but neither Federer nor Djokovic until the final.

No. 4 Daniil Medvedeva and No. 2 Karolina Pliskova and No. 4 Simona Halep were also winners Thursday. Friday’s third-round action is headlined by defending champion Naomi Osaka facing 15-year-old U.S. phenom Coco Gauff.

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The only top-20 seed to lose Thursday was No. 20 Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic. American CiCi Bellis bounced her 6-4, 6-4.

This was a big deal for Bellis: Two full years and four right arm operations have come and gone since she was last healthy enough to participate in a Grand Slam tournament.

Bellis was something of a teen prodigy. In her very first tour-level match, at age 15 at the 2014 U.S. Open, she stunned 12th-seeded Dominika Cibulkova, an Australian Open runner-up, to become the youngest American to win a match at Flushing Meadows in 28 years.

She reached No. 35 in the rankings at 17, when she won WTA Newcomer of the Year honors.

Then came the series of health problems, including for torn tendons in her wrist, to shorten a bone in her arm and for bone spurs in her elbow. All the time away from the tour has her at No. 600 in the rankings currently, but she was able to get into the draw in Australia via the protected ranking rule.

In other action, U.S. Open runner-up Medvedev  found himself seated in the nosebleed section at Margaret Court Arena, even though he was playing his second-round match there.

That’s because the No. 4-seeded Russian found himself dealing with something he said happens to him a couple of times each year: a nosebleed.

Medvedev blotted his nose with a towel and then was treated by a trainer while his 7-5, 6-1, 6-3 over Spanish qualifier Pedro Martinez was delayed for more than five minutes late in the second set.

“Can happen to me sometimes. Doesn’t usually happen during the match, so I had to stop (playing). Usually takes like four minutes — three, four minutes. … But it’s nothing,” Medvedev said.

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