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Ten memorable moments from Tampere

The IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018 drew to a close little more than 48 hours ago, but memories of the event will linger for many years to come.

Eight championship records, 11 area U20 records and 90 national U20 records were set in Tampere. The medals table featured 43 nations, 25 of which won gold.

Some of the more memorable performances from the past week are listed below, alphabetically by athlete. Let us know what your favourite moments from Tampere were by joining the conversation on Twitter.


Kyle Blignaut, men’s shot put

Report | Video

Hima Das, women’s 400m
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Armand Duplantis, men's pole vault
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Niamh Emerson, women’s heptathlon
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George Manangoi, men’s 1500m
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Jonathan Sacoor, men’s 400m
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Alina Shukh, women's javelin
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Nozomi Tanaka, women’s 3000m
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Briana Williams, women’s 100m and 200m
Reports: 100m, 200m | Videos: 100m, 200m

Lalu Muhammad Zohri, men’s 100m
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