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Farah romps home at Prefontaine - SuperSport (blog);

Farah romps home at Prefontaine - SuperSport (blog)

SuperSport (blog)Farah romps home at PrefontaineSuperSport (blog)Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah fired a warning shot to his rivals with the fastest time of the year after powering to victory in the 5 000m at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday. The British long distance king, racing in a ...and more »

Mo Farah warms up for World Championships with 5000 metres win in Eugene - The Westmorland Gazette

Mo Farah warms up for World Championships with 5000 metres win in EugeneThe Westmorland GazetteA dominant Sir Mo Farah fired an early warning ahead of this summer's World Championships in London by claiming victory over 5,000 metres at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene. The 34-year-old, who will be looking to retain his 5,000m and 10,000m ...and more »

Mo Farah runs year's fastest 5000 meters in Oregon - Reuters;

Mo Farah runs year's fastest 5000 meters in Oregon - Reuters

ReutersMo Farah runs year's fastest 5000 meters in OregonReutersMay 26, 2017; Eugene, OR, USA; Mo Farah (GBR) during press conference prior to the 43rd Prefontaine Classic at the Valley River Inn. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports. EUGENE, Oregon British double Olympic champion Mo Farah made his ...and more »

Mo Farah enjoys big win at Pre Classic - Athletics Weekly;

Mo Farah enjoys big win at Pre Classic - Athletics Weekly

Athletics WeeklyMo Farah enjoys big win at Pre ClassicAthletics WeeklyMo Farah sent out a message to his rivals ahead of London 2017 by defeating a loaded 5000m field at the Pre Classic. As in so many major championship finals, Farah's rivals let him assume pole position in the final 800m and, once there, the Briton ...and more »

Mo Farah wins Diamond League 5000m in Eugene, Oregon - BBC Sport;

Mo Farah wins Diamond League 5000m in Eugene, Oregon - BBC Sport

BBC SportMo Farah wins Diamond League 5000m in Eugene, OregonBBC SportFour time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah ran the fastest time of the year to win the 5,000m in the Diamond League meeting in Eugene, Oregon. The 34-year-old Briton led at the bell and kicked clear to win in 12 minutes 00.70 seconds. Ethiopian teenager ...and more »

Live updates: Stars Mo Farah, Ryan Crouser, Armand Duplantis compete today in the Pre Classic - OregonLive.com;

Live updates: Stars Mo Farah, Ryan Crouser, Armand Duplantis compete today in the Pre Classic - OregonLive.com

OregonLive.comLive updates: Stars Mo Farah, Ryan Crouser, Armand Duplantis compete today in the Pre ClassicOregonLive.comMo Farah is pictured en route to victory in the 10,000 meters at the 2016 Prefontaine Classic. He'll run the 5,000 today in the Pre Classic at Hayward Field.( Pete Christopher/Staff ). By Ken Goe · [email protected] The Oregonian/OregonLive. EUGENE ...and more »

Athletes encounter visa issues for Prefontaine meet - New Jersey Herald

Athletes encounter visa issues for Prefontaine meetNew Jersey HeraldEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Some 10 athletes, including 2015 world champion hurdler Sergey Shubenkov, encountered issues with obtaining visas to compete in the Prefontaine Classic track meet. The meet that started Friday night is the only U.S. stop for the ...and more »

How to watch the 2017 Prefontaine Classic - Canadian Running Magazine (blog);

How to watch the 2017 Prefontaine Classic - Canadian Running Magazine (blog)

Canadian Running Magazine (blog)How to watch the 2017 Prefontaine ClassicCanadian Running Magazine (blog)Live feed for the 2017 Prefontaine Classic, an IAAF Diamond League competition, from Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. May 27th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | Tags: andre de grasse, hayward field, melissa bishop, prefontaine classic, ...and more »

Mo Farah prepares for final US race while allegations swirl - Sportstarlive

Mo Farah prepares for final US race while allegations swirlSportstarlive“It will probably be very emotional knowing that will be my last track racing in the U.S. But you know, tomorrow (I) just can't be worrying about anything. I just have to concentrate on the race and getting the job done,” Farah said.and more »

Mo Farah on Oregon Project allegations: 'I'm sick of it' - OlympicTalk (blog);

Mo Farah on Oregon Project allegations: 'I'm sick of it' - OlympicTalk (blog)

OlympicTalk (blog)Mo Farah on Oregon Project allegations: 'I'm sick of it'OlympicTalk (blog)EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — As he prepares for what could be his final track race on U.S. soil, Mo Farah remains dogged by doping allegations surrounding his team. The British Olympian will race the 5000m Saturday at the Prefontaine Classic, the only U.S ...and more »

Felix, Farah head star-studded field - The Hindu;

Felix, Farah head star-studded field - The Hindu

The HinduFelix, Farah head star-studded fieldThe HinduBritish distance running king Mo Farah and US golden girl Allyson Felix headline a star-studded field as the Diamond League's Prefontaine Classic gets under way in Eugene on Friday with the World championships looming on the horizon. Farah, who ...and more »

Photos: Prefontaine Classic Day 1 - Oregon Daily Emerald;

Photos: Prefontaine Classic Day 1 - Oregon Daily Emerald

Oregon Daily EmeraldPhotos: Prefontaine Classic Day 1Oregon Daily EmeraldJoan Benoit Samuelson runs down the home stretch as the crowd cheers her on before the start of the meet. The Prefontaine Classic is held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore on May 26, 2017. (Adam Eberhardt/Emerald). 1984 Summer Olympic Gold Medalist ...and more »

Huddle takes eighth in 5K at Prefontaine Classic - Elmira Star-Gazette

Huddle takes eighth in 5K at Prefontaine ClassicElmira Star-GazetteMolly Huddle started her outdoor track and field season Friday night with an eighth-place finish in the women's 5,000 meters at the Prefontaine Classic at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Huddle, an Elmira native, was the top finisher among American ...and more »

Canada's Gabriela Stafford scores win, world standard at Prefontaine Classic - CBC.ca;

Canada's Gabriela Stafford scores win, world standard at Prefontaine Classic - CBC.ca

CBC.caCanada's Gabriela Stafford scores win, world standard at Prefontaine ClassicCBC.caToronto's Gabriela Stafford met a world standard, finishing first in the women's 1,500 metres at the Prefontaine Classic track meet on Friday evening in Eugene, Ore. Andre De Grasse has unfinished business at Prefontaine Classic. The 21-year-old ...and more »

Illness knocks Matthew Centrowitz out of the Prefontaine Classic - The Register-Guard;

Illness knocks Matthew Centrowitz out of the Prefontaine Classic - The Register-Guard

The Register-GuardIllness knocks Matthew Centrowitz out of the Prefontaine ClassicThe Register-GuardThe former Oregon star, who won the men's 1,500 meters in Rio de Janeiro last summer, was scheduled to compete on Saturday at Hayward Field in the Pre Classic's signature race. He announced on twitter Friday morning that an “untimely virus” will keep ...and more »

Kristi Castlin among talented Prefontaine Classic hurdles field - douglascountysentinel;

Kristi Castlin among talented Prefontaine Classic hurdles field - douglascountysentinel

douglascountysentinelKristi Castlin among talented Prefontaine Classic hurdles fielddouglascountysentinelKristi Castlin will be among a deep and talented field this weekend at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon. Considered the premier track and field meet in the United States, the former Chapel Hill High standout will compete against a field that includes ...and more »

Mo Farah and Genzebe Dibaba among stars in Eugene - Athletics Weekly;

Mo Farah and Genzebe Dibaba among stars in Eugene - Athletics Weekly

Athletics WeeklyMo Farah and Genzebe Dibaba among stars in EugeneAthletics WeeklyMo Farah will continue his farewell track season by forming part of a top 5000m field at the Prefontaine Classic, the third meeting in the IAAF Diamond League series. The four-time Olympic gold medallist clocked 3:34.19 for 1500m behind Olympic ...and more »

Stars of Rio will shine again at Pre Classic - The Register-Guard;

Stars of Rio will shine again at Pre Classic - The Register-Guard

The Register-GuardStars of Rio will shine again at Pre ClassicThe Register-GuardFrom left, Netherlands' Dafne Schippers, silver, Jamaica's Elaine Thompson, gold, and United States' Tori Bowie, bronze, display their medals for the 200-meter during the athletics competitions of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio ...and more »

An event-by-event analysis before the big meet at Hayward Field - The Register-Guard;

An event-by-event analysis before the big meet at Hayward Field - The Register-Guard

The Register-GuardAn event-by-event analysis before the big meet at Hayward FieldThe Register-GuardWomen's javelin, 7:34 p.m.: World record-holder Barbora Spotakova is just one headliner in a field that includes two Olympic medalists from Rio de Janeiro. No one has thrown farther than Spotakova's 237-2. After winning Olympic gold in 2008 and 2012 ...and more »

Semenya back in action - Times LIVE;

Semenya back in action - Times LIVE

Times LIVESemenya back in actionTimes LIVESemenya is the favourite, owning the 1 minute, 56.61 second, world leading time she clocked in winning the Diamond League opener early in the month. File photo. Image by: REUTERS. Caster Semenya is back in action tomorrow night, in Eugene, Oregon, ...and more »