China finally won a gold medal through Bai Xue in the women's marathon in the last day's competition of the 12th World Athletics Championships, putting an end to their frustrating wait for an athletics title since the Beijng Olympics.
2009-08-23 23:50:51 GMT Xinhua English
BERLIN, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Olympic and world 400 meters champion LaShawn Merritt anchored the 4x400m relay win for the United States at the World Athletics Championships here on Sunday.
2009-08-23 23:27:40 GMT Xinhua English
BERLIN, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Kenenisa Bekele of Ethiopia won his first men's 5,000 meters world title to complete a golden double at the 12th World Championships here on Sunday.
2009-08-23 23:18:25 GMT Xinhua English
BERLIN, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Allyson Felix won her second gold at the 12th world athletics championships after the U.S. team took the women's 4x400 meters relay here on Sunday.
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