TRACK STATS

, 15 Aug 2016

Pierre-Jean Vazel breaks down the South African's race in Rio.

, 13 Mar 2017

Can the men’s 60m specialists make the transition outdoors?

, 24 Mar 2017

Most indoor performers will improve outdoors, but it might be the slowest 400m runners who have the most to gain.

, 27 Aug 2015

See how the South African's world championship run in Beijing compares to Johnson's world record.

, 21 Aug 2016

Semenya proved her total dominance over the field in Rio—and she could still go faster.

, 14 Aug 2016

Try as they might to stop him, Mo reigns supreme in the Rio 10,000m final.

, 16 Aug 2016

Sometimes fortune favours the brave, but Kipketer's opening 23.2 200m in the Rio final just made him look a bit silly.

, 11 Aug 2016

We take a look at the Olympic medal contenders.

, 18 Aug 2016

Kevin Mayer is the best relative performer so far and gunning for a medal

, 12 Sep 2016

We have a final tally for the Diamond League prize money rankings, but what else can we discover from the data?

, 24 Mar 2017

Most indoor performers will improve outdoors, but it might be the slowest 400m runners who have the most to gain.

, 18 Mar 2017

The Rio silver medalist sends a message to his rivals, but can he deliver when it matters?

, 13 Mar 2017

Can the men’s 60m specialists make the transition outdoors?

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Track trumps: men’s sprint edition

Welcome to our men’s sprint edition of “Track Trumps”. All athlete cards contain the individual PBs of each sprinter. All you need to do is select the event you think your athlete (the one on your left-hand side) has a better PB in. Any time beats an “not known” PB. Achieve a winning streak of 10 and you’re a real champ.

Data sourced from Tilastopaja, All Athletics, Power of 10 and Jon Mulkeen’s list, contained in Fastest men’s combined sprinters.

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Here’s some of our top sprint pieces for your enjoyment:

The fastest men and their drug bans

Is 2015 really the year of 100m?

Bolt v Gatlin

How van Niekerk broke the 400m world record

Fastest reaction times in Rio

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