Category Archives: Middle Distance

>Superfan Rankings Update: Men’s Middle Distance

>Let’s see how the they stack up in the events where endurance meets speed. 800 metersRank Athlete NAT Pts1 David Lekuta Rudisha KEN 3582 Abubaker Kaki SUD 2093 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi RSA 1684 Amine Laalou MAR 1025 Alfred Kirwa Yego KEN … Continue reading

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>USA Road Mile Championship Webcast

>I just learned there will be a live webcast of this evening’s USA Road Mile Championship beginning at 8:53 PM Eastern time. Pretty cool. The races have some decent fields. The headliner men are Lopez Lomong, David Torrance and Rob … Continue reading

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>Zurich Reactions

>SPOILER ALERT: if you’re planning on watching this on TV on Sunday, don’t read this. But if so, why are you on the internet anyway? Results / IAAF recap / video-on-demand This is the penultimate round in the final go-round … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Men’s Middle Distance

>800 meters1. Abubaker Kaki, SUD, 1462. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD, 653. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS, 514. Asbel Kipruto Kiprop, KEN, 505. Wilfred Bungei, KEN, 416. Kleberson Davide, BRA, 407. David Lekuta Rudisha, KEN, 378. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN, 349. Mohammed Al … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Middle Distance

>MEN800 meters1. Abubaker Kaki, SUD, 1142. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD, 803. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS, 614. Wilfred Bungei, KEN, 565. Haron Keitany, KEN, 546. Mehdi Baala, FRA, 477. Kleberson Davide, BRA, 438. Asbel Kipruto Kiprop, KEN, 408. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN, … Continue reading

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>Pre Classic Middle Distance Fields Announced

>How fortuitous. And lucky too. Today I posted my current rankings for men’s and women’s middle distances. Today the fields for those same events at the Prefontaine Classic were announced. So here they are, as currently ranked in my system… … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Middle Distance

>MEN800 meters1. Abubaker Kaki, SUD, 1002. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD, 803. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS, 614. Wilfred Bungei, KEN, 565. Haron Keitany, KEN, 546. Mehdi Baala, FRA, 477. Asbel Kipruto Kiprop, KEN, 407. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN, 409. Belal Mansoor Ali, … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update – Middle Distance

>No changes since last week. MEN800 meters1. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD, 802. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS, 613. Wilfred Bungei, KEN, 564. Abubaker Kaki, SUD, 555. Haron Keitany, KEN, 546. Mehdi Baala, FRA, 477. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN, 408. Belal Mansoor Ali, … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update – Middle Distance

>MEN800 meters1. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD, 802. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS, 613. Wilfred Bungei, KEN, 564. Abubaker Kaki, SUD, 555. Haron Keitany, KEN, 546. Mehdi Baala, FRA, 477. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN, 408. Belal Mansoor Ali, BRN, 349. Abraham Chepkirwok, UGA, … Continue reading

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>Middle Distance Update

>On Wednesdays I’ll be posting the points standings for the middle distance events. MEN800 meters1. Ismail Ahmed Ismail, SUD 972. Wilfred Bungei, KEN 843. Yuriy Borzakovskiy, RUS 674. Abraham Chepkirwok, UGA 615. Boaz Kiplagat Lalang, KEN 606. Haron Keitany, KEN … Continue reading

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