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Entry lists and previews now available – IAAF World Championships London 2017

The provisional entry lists for the IAAF World Championships London 2017, which take place from 4-13 August in the British capital, are now available.

The entries, as at 29 July, are now available via the athletes page on the IAAF World Championships London 2017 mini-site where users can quickly search and browse all 2034 athletes from more than 200 teams entered in the 16th edition of the IAAF's flagship event.

The lists are also available to download as PDF documents listing entries by event and season's best [download | view] and entries by event [download | view].

Official start lists will become available after the technical meeting which takes place on Thursday 3 August at 18:00 in London.

Previews now available

Our series of event-by-event previews begins today with a look at the relays, combined events and race walks. The series continues with previews of the throws tomorrow, the jumps on Monday, the middle and long distance events on Tuesday and conclude on Wednesday with a look at what to expect in the sprints and hurdles.

For the latest news on the IAAF World Championships London 2017, be sure to check our regularly updated dedicated mini-site and follow us on Twitter, FacebookInstagram and Skype.

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