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Men to watch at U.S. Olympic track and field trials

Updated: June 27, 2008, 1:35 PM ET
By Luke Cyphers | ESPN The Magazine

When the U.S. Olympic track and field trials open in Eugene, Ore., Friday, keep this in mind: Winning doesn't matter. Making the top three and punching a ticket to Beijing does.

The big American track stars of 2007 -- Tyson Gay (100 and 200 meters), Jeremy Wariner (400) and Bernard Lagat (1,500 and 5,000) -- should make it through the rounds and qualify without problems. All are having solid seasons after piling up gold in last year's World Championships at Osaka, Japan.

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