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As the desert dust settled on the IAAF World Championships, American sprinters were left celebrating their biggest medal haul in more than a decade.
Controversial US sprinter Christian Coleman's bid for 100m gold takes centre stage at the World Championships in Doha.
World athletics chief Sebastian Coe gave his backing to Christian Coleman, saying it would be good if he wins gold at the World Championships.
US sprinter Christian Coleman hit back at criticism of his three missed doping tests, insisting he had never taken performance-enhancing drugs.
The World Anti-Doping Agency said it would not appeal a decision by US anti-doping chiefs to clear Christian Coleman of alleged doping violations.
Christian Coleman has been cleared to take part in this month's World Athletics Championships.
Christian Coleman has denied reports of violations for missing drug tests, saying he's confident a hearing will clear him to compete at the IAAF World Championships.
United States sprint star Christian Coleman could face suspension after failing to make himself available for three drugs tests.
Christian Coleman swept to victory in the 100m at the US championships, booking his place at this year's IAAF World Championships with a commanding performance.
American sprinter Christian Coleman stormed to the best 100m time of the year at the Oslo Diamond League meeting.
Newly crowned world 100m champion Christian Coleman has withdrawn from the 200m at the World Championships.
Christian Coleman made a smooth start to his bid for World Championship gold in Doha Friday, romping to a comfortable victory in the opening round of the 100 metres heats.
Christian Coleman arrives at the IAAF World Championships as the heavy favourite for 100m gold after an impressive season that has seen him clock a world-leading 9.81.
American Noah Lyles hailed Christian Coleman's exoneration from alleged doping violations as great news for the US team.
Christian Coleman has been cleared to take part in this month's IAAF World Championships after the USADA dropped charges against him on a technicality.
IAAF President Sebastian Coe has admitted the doping test violations that US sprinter Christian Coleman is alleged to have committed are "not a good story" for the sport.
Noah Lyles said he was "shocked" by sprinter Christian Coleman's three missed drugs test which have left him facing a possible suspension.
Allyson Felix struggled through her first race in 13 months after scraping into the 400m semi-finals on the opening day of the US Championships.
Christian Coleman warned he is primed to "attack" a season that the American sprinter hopes will end in him becoming 100m and 200m world champion.
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