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<p>Olha Saladuha of Ukraine competes in the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Olha Saladuha of Ukraine competes in the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Olha Saladuha of Ukraine competes in the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Blanka Vlasic of Croatia competes during the women's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Blanka Vlasic of Croatia competes during the women's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Blanka Vlasic of Croatia competes during the women's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Ezekiel Kemboi of Kenya celebrates winning the men's 3000 metres steeplechase final ahead of Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad (C) and Bouabdellah Tahri of France (R) at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Ezekiel Kemboi of Kenya celebrates winning the men's 3000 metres steeplechase final ahead of Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad (C) and Bouabdellah Tahri of France (R) at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray...more

Ezekiel Kemboi of Kenya celebrates winning the men's 3000 metres steeplechase final ahead of Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad (C) and Bouabdellah Tahri of France (R) at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Dimitrios Chondrokoukis of Greece reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Mark Blinch </p>

Dimitrios Chondrokoukis of Greece reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Dimitrios Chondrokoukis of Greece reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

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<p>Melaine Walker of Jamaica celebrates placing second in the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Melaine Walker of Jamaica celebrates placing second in the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Melaine Walker of Jamaica celebrates placing second in the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Dwight Phillips of the U.S. competes in the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Dwight Phillips of the U.S. competes in the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Dwight Phillips of the U.S. competes in the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Tetiana Petlyuk of Ukraine falls to the track with a leg injury during her women's 800 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Tetiana Petlyuk of Ukraine falls to the track with a leg injury during her women's 800 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

Tetiana Petlyuk of Ukraine falls to the track with a leg injury during her women's 800 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Olha Saladuha of Ukraine (L) celebrates with Olga Rypakova of Kazakhstan after the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. Saladuha won gold and Rypakova silver. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Olha Saladuha of Ukraine (L) celebrates with Olga Rypakova of Kazakhstan after the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. Saladuha won gold and Rypakova silver. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Olha Saladuha of Ukraine (L) celebrates with Olga Rypakova of Kazakhstan after the women's triple jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. Saladuha won gold and Rypakova silver. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Lashinda Demus celebrates winning the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Lashinda Demus celebrates winning the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Lashinda Demus celebrates winning the women's 400 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Aleksandr Shustov of Russia reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Aleksandr Shustov of Russia reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Aleksandr Shustov of Russia reacts during the men's high jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Hwang In-sung of South Korea competes in the men's shot put qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski </p>

Hwang In-sung of South Korea competes in the men's shot put qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Hwang In-sung of South Korea competes in the men's shot put qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Robert Harting of Germany celebrates winning the men's discus throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Robert Harting of Germany celebrates winning the men's discus throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Robert Harting of Germany celebrates winning the men's discus throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Rozle Prezelj of Slovenia competes during the men's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu,  August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Rozle Prezelj of Slovenia competes during the men's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Rozle Prezelj of Slovenia competes during the men's high jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Christopher Tomlinson of Britain reacts during the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski </p>

Christopher Tomlinson of Britain reacts during the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Christopher Tomlinson of Britain reacts during the men's long jump qualifying event at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Oscar Pistorius of South Africa runs with the baton during his men's 4x400 metres relay heat at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa runs with the baton during his men's 4x400 metres relay heat at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa runs with the baton during his men's 4x400 metres relay heat at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, September 1, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia lands on the mat during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. 

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Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia lands on the mat during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia lands on the mat during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>Lazaro Borges of Cuba competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011.    REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Lazaro Borges of Cuba competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Lazaro Borges of Cuba competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Austra Skujyte of Lithuania competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Austra Skujyte of Lithuania competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Austra Skujyte of Lithuania competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Kirani James of Grenada leans at the finish line ahead of LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. (R) and Kevin Borlee of Belgium (L) to win the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Kirani James of Grenada leans at the finish line ahead of LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. (R) and Kevin Borlee of Belgium (L) to win the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Kirani James of Grenada leans at the finish line ahead of LaShawn Merritt of the U.S. (R) and Kevin Borlee of Belgium (L) to win the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Yuliya Zaripova of Russia leaps over a hurdle on her way to winning the women's 3000 metres steeplechase final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Yuliya Zaripova of Russia leaps over a hurdle on her way to winning the women's 3000 metres steeplechase final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Yuliya Zaripova of Russia leaps over a hurdle on her way to winning the women's 3000 metres steeplechase final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Kirani James of Grenada kisses the flag on his shirt after winning the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Kirani James of Grenada kisses the flag on his shirt after winning the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Kirani James of Grenada kisses the flag on his shirt after winning the men's 400 metres final at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand lays on the track after falling during the women's 1,500 metres heats at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray </p>

Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand lays on the track after falling during the women's 1,500 metres heats at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand lays on the track after falling during the women's 1,500 metres heats at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/David Gray

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<p>Koji Murofushi (R) of Japan embraces his coach after winning the gold medal during the men's hammer throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez </p>

Koji Murofushi (R) of Japan embraces his coach after winning the gold medal during the men's hammer throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Koji Murofushi (R) of Japan embraces his coach after winning the gold medal during the men's hammer throw final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>Fabiana Murer of Brazil celebrates winning the gold medal during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Fabiana Murer of Brazil celebrates winning the gold medal during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Fabiana Murer of Brazil celebrates winning the gold medal during the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Remona Fransen of the Netherlands competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski </p>

Remona Fransen of the Netherlands competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Remona Fransen of the Netherlands competes during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Usain Bolt of Jamaica walks without his shirt after being disqualified for a false start during the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Usain Bolt of Jamaica walks without his shirt after being disqualified for a false start during the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Usain Bolt of Jamaica walks without his shirt after being disqualified for a false start during the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Dmitry Starodubtsev of Russia competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Dmitry Starodubtsev of Russia competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Dmitry Starodubtsev of Russia competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Jessica Ennis of Britain competes in the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach </p>

Jessica Ennis of Britain competes in the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Jessica Ennis of Britain competes in the long jump event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Megumi Kinukawa of Japan is carried away after collapsing on the track after finishing the women's 10,000 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder </p>

Megumi Kinukawa of Japan is carried away after collapsing on the track after finishing the women's 10,000 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Megumi Kinukawa of Japan is carried away after collapsing on the track after finishing the women's 10,000 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

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<p>Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski </p>

Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

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<p>Fireworks explode over the Daegu Stadium during the opening ceremony at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won </p>

Fireworks explode over the Daegu Stadium during the opening ceremony at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

Fireworks explode over the Daegu Stadium during the opening ceremony at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 27, 2011. REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won

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<p>Ashton Eaton of the U.S. celebrates his second place at the 1,500 metres event of the men's decathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder </p>

Ashton Eaton of the U.S. celebrates his second place at the 1,500 metres event of the men's decathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Ashton Eaton of the U.S. celebrates his second place at the 1,500 metres event of the men's decathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

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<p>Oscar Pistorius of South Africa comes out of the starting blocks during his men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi </p>

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa comes out of the starting blocks during his men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Oscar Pistorius of South Africa comes out of the starting blocks during his men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>Nikoleta Kiriakopoulou of Greece competes in the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Nikoleta Kiriakopoulou of Greece competes in the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Nikoleta Kiriakopoulou of Greece competes in the women's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 30, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Kerron Stewart of Jamaica (R) crosses the finish line first to win her women's 100 metres semi-final at the IAAF 2011 World Championship in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon </p>

Kerron Stewart of Jamaica (R) crosses the finish line first to win her women's 100 metres semi-final at the IAAF 2011 World Championship in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Kerron Stewart of Jamaica (R) crosses the finish line first to win her women's 100 metres semi-final at the IAAF 2011 World Championship in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida of France competes during the shot put event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez </p>

Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida of France competes during the shot put event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida of France competes during the shot put event of the heptathlon at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

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<p>Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes in the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi </p>

Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes in the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ineta Radevica of Latvia competes in the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Max Rossi

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<p>Yohan Blake (L) of Jamaica races to win the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach</p>

Yohan Blake (L) of Jamaica races to win the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Yohan Blake (L) of Jamaica races to win the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>Usain Bolt of Jamaica (R) makes a false start as Nesta Carter of Jamaica stays in the blocks in the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. Bolt false started and was disqualified from the world athletics championships 100 metres final on Sunday. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon</p>

Usain Bolt of Jamaica (R) makes a false start as Nesta Carter of Jamaica stays in the blocks in the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. Bolt false started and was disqualified from the world athletics...more

Usain Bolt of Jamaica (R) makes a false start as Nesta Carter of Jamaica stays in the blocks in the men's 100 metres final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 28, 2011. Bolt false started and was disqualified from the world athletics championships 100 metres final on Sunday. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

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<p>Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. Picture taken with an underwater camera. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach  </p>

Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. Picture taken with an underwater camera. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Competitors clear a water jump during the men's 3,000 metres steeplechase heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. Picture taken with an underwater camera. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

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<p>A photo finish shows Oscar Pistorius of South Africa (bottom) in the men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Seiko/Handout</p>

A photo finish shows Oscar Pistorius of South Africa (bottom) in the men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Seiko/Handout

A photo finish shows Oscar Pistorius of South Africa (bottom) in the men's 400 metres heat at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Seiko/Handout

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<p>Nastassia Mironchyk-Ivanova of Belarus competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Nastassia Mironchyk-Ivanova of Belarus competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Nastassia Mironchyk-Ivanova of Belarus competes during the women's long jump final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, August 28, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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<p>Fabio Gomes da Silva of Brazil competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble </p>

Fabio Gomes da Silva of Brazil competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Fabio Gomes da Silva of Brazil competes in the men's pole vault final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu August 29, 2011. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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