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World Power Rankings: Women’s Jumps

Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes, here we are with the women’s jumping events. Click to see women’s distance, women’s throws, men’s distance, women’s sprints and hurdles, men’s sprints and hurdles, men’s jumps, and men’s throws. High Jump 1. Chaunté Lowe (USA) 2. … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Women’s Distance

Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes, here we are with the women’s track distance events. Click to see women’s throws, men’s distance, women’s sprints and hurdles, men’s sprints and hurdles, men’s jumps, and men’s throws. 800 meters 1. Pamela Jelimo (KEN) 2. … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Women’s Throws

Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes, here we are with the women’s throwing events. Click to see men’s distance, women’s sprints and hurdles, men’s sprints and hurdles, men’s jumps, and men’s throws. bold = entered in this … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Women’s Sprints

Lotsa traffic coming to the site about Nick Symmonds being blackballed by Aviva London Grand Prix mangagement. Click here to read more. Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes, here we are with the women’s sprints and hurdles. … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Men’s Throws

Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes, here we are with the throws. * = entered in the Aviva London Grand Prix on Friday/Saturday Shot Put 1. Reese Hoffa* (USA) 2. Tomasz Majewski* (POL) 3. Dylan Armstrong* (CAN) … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Men’s Jumps

Continuing with our roundup of ranking the top athletes that began with the men’s sprints and hurdles… High Jump 1. Ivan Ukhov (RUS) 2. Andrey Silnov (RUS) 3. Robert Grabarz (GBR) 4. Jesse Williams (USA) 5. Mutaz Essa Barshim (QAT) … Continue reading

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World Power Rankings: Men’s Sprints and Hurdles

Now that the Olympic Trials are over not only for the United States but for Jamaica and other nations, the rest of the summer season is takings shape. In an Olympic year, everything goes into preparing for that meet and … Continue reading

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>Shot Put Rankings

>I’ve done my own world rankings over the last few years, and I’ve tweaked the system a bit since last year. Here are my initial 2010 rankings for the shot put. My numerical system is based on a combination of … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Update — Throws

>25-deep rankings available here. Shot Put1. Reese Hoffa, USA, 1892. Christian Cantwell, USA, 1723. Tomasz Majewski, POL, 1644. Dan Taylor, USA, 1305. Adam Nelson, USA, 91This event has been a real mixed bag. Cantwell dominated the indoor season and won … Continue reading

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>World Rankings Not Gone Away

>For a while I was consistently posting my own World Rankings, but I haven’t for quite some time. I haven’t stopped doing them, rather I’ve been doing a drastic overhaul. Over the three years I’ve been experimenting with the system, … Continue reading

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