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IAAF World Championships 2019

By: Kwame Laurence

September 27 - October 6, 2019

Keshorn Walcott, Machel Cedenio, Kelly-Ann Baptiste and Jereem "The Dream" Richards are among 15 athletes who will fly the Red, White and Black at the September 27-October 6 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. In addition to their individual events, Cedenio and Richards will be on show for Trinidad and Tobago as we defend the men's 4x400 metres title.

Kwame Laurence live in Doha, Qatar

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