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Elbren Neri claims gold in Singapore Open 800m run

Apr 11, 2018 - 10:09 PM

It was a gold-silver finish for the Philippines in the event as with Marco Vilog came in second to Neri

GOLD IN SINGAPORE. Elbren Neri takes the only gold medal for the Philippines in Day 1 of the Singapore Open athletics meet Wednesday, April 11. From Elbren Neri's Facebook

Vilog, Diones pocket silvers in 2017 SEA Games athletics

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:05 PM

Marco Vilog earns silver in the men s 800 meter dash while Mark Harry Diones finishes second in the men s triple jump event

SILVER SPRINTER. Marco Vilog secured the men’s 800 meter dash silver after registering a time of 1:49.91. Screenshot from PTV4 livestream

Kenya's Rudisha sets 800m world record

Aug 10, 2012 - 12:18 PM

Kenya s David Rudisha sets the record for the 800m run while Botswana s Nijel Amos won his country its first ever Olympic medal in athletics