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FYI you might want to move that 2nd bot request to a new section since it's not really related (other than the WikiProject). Up to you though!   ~ Tom.Reding (talkdgaf)  23:56, 4 May 2018 (UTC)

OK, will do. Thanks for the tip! SFB 23:56, 4 May 2018 (UTC)

Category:Tai chiEdit

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CFD datesEdit

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Maintaining hierarchiesEdit

Hi, I spotted that you removed Religious leaders from Positions of authority.[2] Fair enough, since it contains biographies, but it would have been better to place the appropriate sub-cat into that hierarchy, namely Religious leadership roles.

Hope this is a useful hint! Face-smile.svg Best wishes – Fayenatic London 21:43, 23 May 2018 (UTC)

@Fayenatic london: Good spot! Stumbled across that while building up Category:People in sports so I did a quick clean up of that by creating the Category:Leaders. Looked a little deeper and had to stop as there seems to be tons of work needed to split out the role tree and the tree for people by role. Will look back into that problem once I'm done with the sports stuff. Thanks! SFB 21:55, 23 May 2018 (UTC)

No such country as Congo, and administratorsEdit

Note that the Category:African Games competitors for Congo hierarchy which you created should be Republic of Congo - I've speedied it. Also per WP:REDNOT you shouldn't add red-linked categories as you tried to do here - and if you had tried to create Category:Administration you would have seen that it was deleted per 2016 CfD as Administration is a disambiguation page. I've changed it to Category:Public administration for the time being - it covers the current contents but Category:Administrators should probably be renamed to Category:Public administrators for clarity. Le Deluge (talk) 17:04, 25 May 2018 (UTC)

Sports events by cityEdit

Hi, following Wikipedia:Categories_for_discussion/Log/2018_April_28, please follow up with Category:Sports events by city in Greece and subcats. These could probably be Speedied. – Fayenatic London 23:56, 25 May 2018 (UTC)

@Fayenatic london: Have speedy nominated now. Thanks SFB 01:40, 26 May 2018 (UTC)

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Beijing Sinobo Guoan F.C.Edit

We kept both by city and by country cat. Please leave Beijing Sinobo Guoan F.C. in Category:Football clubs in China. Matthew_hk tc 14:46, 8 July 2018 (UTC)

Please see PSG FC and Manchester United F.C. for example. Matthew_hk tc 14:48, 8 July 2018 (UTC)
@Matthew hk: Hi Matthew - what is the thinking behind this? The regular approach is to move articles into the more relevant subcategory of a tree. If there is no benefit to subdividing Category:Football clubs in China, then normally it's better to suggest an upmerge of the subcategories. You could still fully populate the national cat and keep the city categorisation under the broader (and mostly empty) Category:Football in Beijing level, for example. SFB 14:52, 8 July 2018 (UTC)
it is NOT helpful to diffuse to city level. Category:English footballers was discussed in WP:Footy and the conclusion was NOT diffuse to city level and keeping both cat. footballers cat and football club cat are structurally similar and you will get the same answer in WP:Footy by starting a "new" discussion. Matthew_hk tc 14:55, 8 July 2018 (UTC)

Does the article https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phonex_Kipruto fulfill Wikipedia's notability criteria?Edit

Dear User:Sillyfolkboy,

I created the article

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phonex_Kipruto

yesterday.

It would be nice, if you help me out, that the article's subject is worth mentioning with an encyclopedic entry.

In my pov, he does because >

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Notability_(sports)#Athletics/track_&_field_and_long-distance_running

...4. Has won an individual gold medal at the IAAF World Junior Championships, or Youth World Championships. ...

is something he did. Do you agree?

Regards, Da Vinci Nanjing (talk) 15:16, 22 September 2018 (UTC)

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Template:TwoLeg startEdit

Hi mate, I saw you updated Template:TwoLeg start a few years back so it was compatible with up to four legs. Would it be possible to make the titles of the extra legs customisable? For example, the 1956–57 European Cup saw a couple of ties finish level after the two legs, requiring a third "play-off" match to be played. This wouldn't typically be termed a "third leg", so the ability to modify the header of the table to use the correct nomenclature would be appreciated. – PeeJay 10:27, 20 April 2019 (UTC)

@PeeJay2K3: Hi there! Hope you're doing well. If I've correctly understood what you want to achieve, then I think the template already allows that if you add "|extra=Playoff" in the TwoLeg start header. I've updated the template documentation to show that scenario. Or is the issue that you would like the template to have a nameable third column while still allowing a extra "Notes" one? Let me know if you're finding any problems adding the info. Cheers! SFB 14:16, 20 April 2019 (UTC)
Doing alright thanks mate, hope you are too! That sounds pretty much exactly like what I was looking for. Will see if it works and get back to you when I’ve had a play. – PeeJay 15:03, 20 April 2019 (UTC)

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2007 Arab Youth Athletics ChampionshipsEdit

Hi, I am writing about Awad El Karim Makki in no-wiki, and I use Special:WhatLinksHere/Awad_El_Karim_Makki as a source. I find that he won three medals in 2007 Arab Youth Athletics Championships, an article that you have created. But, when I check the souces, I become unsure.... See this link. Here, they state that the 200/400 winner is Aouadh Mekki, born 1990. So, the name is close, but Awad El Karim Makki is born in 1992. How sure can we be that Awad El Karim Makki participated in 2007 Arab Youth Athletics Championships? Ssu (talk) 12:11, 8 May 2019 (UTC)

@Ssu: This is potentially a mismatch on my behalf. Arabic names are transliterated into Latin alphabet differently depending on the region, so in its native form "Aouadh Mekki" is actually the same name as "Awad Makki". Changes to dates of birth are also not uncommon in Makki's part of the world due to poor documentation.
It is entirely possible that there were two regionally successful Sudanese male 200/400 sprint specialists with the same name and a two-year age gap, who never competed against each other and one of whom ceased to compete at international level at very the same time that the other one started to compete internationally. I also think it's possible that at a small meeting on a weekend in Damascus in 2007, a volunteer made an error in the year of birth of one child or was provided with wrong documentation (note that many of the athletes have no year listed at all, reflecting the quality of this data). I think this is one of those questions that we'll never know the true answer to. We can only judge the balance of possibilities. Feel free to amend the athlete link in the article and leave a hidden note, or include it as you wish. It's a surprisingly common problem when you work with data at this level of the sport! SFB 17:39, 8 May 2019 (UTC)
I have tried to send email to Arab Athletics, and asked if they know. We'll see, maybe we will never know. Also, I am pretty sure he participated in the relays in the same championships, but I can not find any sources on this. It is very possible, as you say, that "Aouadh Mekki" is actually the same name as "Awad Makki", and that the 1990 year of birth is actually wrong. I will try to dig into this Face-smile.svg Ssu (talk) 18:09, 8 May 2019 (UTC)
I have created an article on no-wiki now, see no:Awad El Karim Makki, and I see now how many variants there are of his name; Aouadh Mekki, Karim Maki Awad, Aouadh El Karim Maki, Awad Makki, Awad ElKarim Maki, etc. Also, there is a "A. Melki" in the relays in the 2010 Arab Junior Championship, which I suspect is Awad Makki/Mekki... Ssu (talk) 10:22, 9 May 2019 (UTC)
@Ssu: Great work! Getting results from Arabic or Chinese normally takes me twice as long due to figuring out Latinizations, but there is really high benefit to that task because once done the results can be easily reused in many other languages. Relays are always hard to figure out when the full name isn't there. I usually take it for granted that the individual runner for a nation will also be in the relay team, because it is highly unusual for that not to be the case. SFB 18:55, 9 May 2019 (UTC)

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Hanna SkydanEdit

Dear User,

As I have learned Ukrainian, because I like very much this country, I perfectly know that Hanna Skydan is the usual way to render her Ukrainian name in the Latin alphabet. But since she has become Azerbaijani, her name in azeri is somehow different because of the prononciation rules. Azeri is directly written in Latin alphabet (now). And the federation of Azerbaijan 🇦🇿 uses the name written in Azeri, nevertheless you put the « English » version of their page ([3]).

As you may see on the good version : [4], in Azeri her name is Anna Skidan (with an i with a point on the capital).

I will not insist, but as always, my modification was not out of order.

Yours and thanks for your involvement in the project.-Binbaksa (talk) 23:37, 14 August 2019 (UTC)

@Binbaksa: I had to think a bit about this change because it is a complex matter, like you say! I decided to revert the change because very few English language sources use her new name at the moment. As outlined in Wikipedia:Article titles, preference is given to the most commonly used and recognised name of the subject (in this case, it is still Hanna Skydan).
There is also another factor that the IAAF has an open policy for athlete's to request their preferred name on their IAAF profile. At the moment the profile is also still Hanna Skydan. So, I decided to revert the move considering Wikipedia policy to use the most recognisable name, and the IAAF profile suggesting her old name is still her preferred name. Probably best to wait until she starts competing under her Azeri name, then it would be a good idea to move it to the new name.
I will also not be insistent if you disagree with that rationale, but glad you started the conversation anyway Face-smile.svg. I hope you are enjoying learning Ukrainian - new languages can be a door to another world! SFB 23:52, 14 August 2019 (UTC)
I am working for IAAF, in Monaco, and I must admit that the things are not like you think inside. There are mistakes, misspelling and other errors in the lists, especially in small countries. But we try to do our best, because the worldwide federation. Thank you for the encouraging in languages but I have learned so much with IAAF… English is not my best one.-Binbaksa (talk) 00:20, 15 August 2019 (UTC)
@Binbaksa: Your English seems just fine to me! I am aware there are some issues – is it possible for you to share some biography errors with the statistics team? If you look at d:Wikidata:Database reports/Constraint violations/P1146 you can see in the "Single value" violations section that there are 38 athletes who have duplicate IAAF profiles that need merging. Thanks! SFB
I have just exchanged with Carlo De Angeli, IAAF’s website (Athlete’s profile). He will check out, he said, and then will give some feedback (I hope so). Yours.-Arorae (talk) 11:18, 19 August 2019 (UTC)

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1989 CACCEdit

Antonio Greene is listed as both the gold and silver medalist in decathlon. Also says that over at GBR Athletics. Geschichte (talk) 21:29, 21 September 2019 (UTC)

Mass draft moves for Doha 2019Edit

Dear Sillyfolkboy.

As you may see and of course know, Doha 2019, the World Championships, will start very soon. As in the previous editions (2017, 2015, 2013 and so), each participant federation (210 countries in 2019) have a specific article, listing the athletes and the results for each. As I noticed that only a very few countries were already started (mainly the A letter), I give my help by editing 30-49 more countries, even completing or editing the articles already completed. So I am very big surprised and upset by this massive draft (asking me, for each country, to put the good sources on each, even when the sources are already put. I will take the exemple of Kiribati: except for the readers of Te Uekera (the weekly newspaper of Tarawa, not on Internet), no source will never speak about the 100 m of Tirioro Willie, even if he will break his personal best of 11.44. When I look at the previous editions (Kiribati at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics, there is nothing but the IAAF file. Am I wrong ? Could you explain that to the draft mover? Thanks in advance. Yours.-Arorae (talk) 15:08, 26 September 2019 (UTC)

@Arorae: Thanks for the note - I've not noticed a mass move to draft space, so we might only need to discuss this issue with the person who moved it. For example, I moved the India article back to mainspace, but the original had no sources so the move to draft was a fair one. All info was sourced in the Kiribati article, so I've moved that back to mainspace. It's not clear what improvement was required to make it a valid article.
My opinion on this type of article is that countries that typically send small delegations would be better served by an article at the overall championships level (e.g. Tuvalu at the World Championships in Athletics), rather than by year. The effort to create and maintain 200+ country articles for each championships is very high and I think directing our efforts to the "country at championships" level, then redirecting the year links to that article, would be a better use of our time. For example, 75% of nations at the 2019 World Championships in Athletics are sending fewer than ten athletes and 100 of the 209 nations are sending a single athlet. There is a clear need for an article on America's 159-athlete delegation for the 2019 World Championships, but an article for a delegation of one feels like overkill to me. SFB 18:40, 26 September 2019 (UTC)
101 delegations are of only one “best country athlete”, not 100 as you wrote, out of 210, and I agree with the fact that those 100 or 101 articles every two years are quite useless. But it was done like that for the previous editions. If you look to Indonesia (2 athletes), there is no link, no references, not a beginning of sourcing. But it was not moved to draft. I consider that there is an issue to a massive (in less than one minute, dozen of advices on my user page! Nobody, even a robot, could be so fast checking, of articles I have created (and most were already reviewed). That is unfair. And I have to say very discouraging. They were quite accurate (even if useless for one athlete only). But why starting to create one country article in … 2009 — for stopping it ten years later? I was not very involved with that in 2009. Thanks for Kiribati 🇰🇮 but I also confirm that it could be impossible to give a good source for Kiribati at all the World Championships. There are no records kept, only 2 paper newspapers, and no article that will cover the 2005-2019 period. Imho. So if I agree with you for the USA 160-délégation or Italy 66-delegation or Qatar 18-delegation. What about the 2 delegates of Indonesia or even the 1 BCA that won a medal ? Thanks for your interest and your feedback.-Arorae (talk) 19:39, 26 September 2019 (UTC)
I did not create the India article. All the articles I have created were at least sourced with IAAF Entry Lists (and some even more).-Arorae (talk) 19:42, 26 September 2019 (UTC)
@Arorae: I agree that the new "Draft space" process is not very helpful and can be difficult to navigate, for both veteran and new editors. I have started a conversation at the WikiProject page to get input from more people. It is not pleasant to work on articles that other people later decide to throw away – this is what happens when topics are subjected to the idea of notability. There are other solutions available for adding this detail, like 2018 FIFA World Cup squads for instance. I hope the discussion helps us reach a solution where we can be confident that our work will remain free to the public Face-smile.svg SFB 19:51, 26 September 2019 (UTC)

It's now (finally) World Athletics Championships!Edit

First of all, congratulations for the dirty job, but I wanted to ask you two things. You give me the link to the discussion on the move decision, I didn't find it. What will happen to the editions from 1983 to 2017? --Kasper2006 (talk) 05:31, 29 September 2019 (UTC)

@Kasper2006: Hi there, hope you're doing well! Looking at the article history, it was dealt with as a technical request rather than a full discussion. I am fine with that as World Athletics Championships is the official name and should be for some time. In terms of historic articles, the normal approach is to leave the titles as they were at the time, rather than moving old pages to the new name. Category:IAAF World Race Walking Team Championships is good example to follow. Pages that refer only to historic championships should remain unchanged and pages that include 2019 onwards championships should be renamed, thus Category:Events at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics should be a child category of Category:Events at the World Athletics Championships. SFB 11:51, 29 September 2019 (UTC)

HyphensEdit

The hyphens you keep adding are not necessary or grammatical when "middle distance" and "long distance" are not used as a modifier.--- Coffeeandcrumbs 14:22, 29 September 2019 (UTC)

@Coffeeandcrumbs: That's not essentially true. There is mixed usage of hyphens for middle/long(-)distance in general usage and this fact is also reflected in reference works, e.g. [5][6]. In athletics, middle- and long-distance are explicitly and frequently used as modifiers to refer to those events and the athletes, hence why it has emerged as the standard across the article set and its category trees. For that reason, I typically follow that style when writing the term in athletics articles, in order to prevent grammatical editwars. Seems like I haven't succeeded on that front in this instance Face-smile.svg SFB 14:36, 29 September 2019 (UTC)
That is, of course, true when followed by a noun, like in the article Long-distance running, but in this instance there is no subsequent noun. If the headers were titled "Middle-distance events", I would agree with you completely. --- Coffeeandcrumbs 14:49, 29 September 2019 (UTC)
@Coffeeandcrumbs: Ah of course, hadn't thought about that to be honest – feel free to set the headers with "events" or hyphenless as you prefer. Cheers! SFB 15:00, 29 September 2019 (UTC)

Sarswati ChaudharyEdit

Hello, I am sorry for the page move. I assure you, It won't happen again. Thank you for your revert move. Kind regards, — Tulsi Bhagat (contribs | talk) 06:04, 15 October 2019 (UTC)

@Tulsi Bhagat: No need to apologise at all. My first thought was also a spelling mistake in the athlete's name, but we don't have sources to support that at the moment. Thanks for creating the politician's article! SFB 00:13, 16 October 2019 (UTC)

IAAF Testosterone RuleEdit

Actually the article is largely the cumulative work of about four other editors as a section of Caster Semenya. As the necessity of the subject expanded beyond her, affecting the World Championships, I procured that section, rewrote and supplemented it to cover the other athletes affected.Trackinfo (talk) 04:53, 29 October 2019 (UTC)

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Esmail GhaaniEdit

Hello! I'd like to discuss the deletion of 569 bytes from the subsection Iranian presence in Syria. Your summary was, "remove detail on Houla killings - unclear how this specifically relates to Iran or Quds force". I don't disagree that the specific relation with Ghaani's quote may be contentious, but I disagree with the act of totally removing it. If articles on wikipedia only included circumstances or quotes which are clearly causally related, then much historical context would be lost. It is enough to have plausible linkage, and have that conjecture be supported by a secondary source, instead of removing it completely. For example, the article about Stuxnet included the fact that "two Iranian nuclear scientists were targeted in separate, but nearly simultaneous car bomb attacks" on the same day that president Ahmadinejad announced that a computer virus had attacked the Natanz nuclear facility. The link between Stuxnet and the car bombings was never clearly established, but a speculative link to the Iranian government made by Wired was allowed to be included in the article.

In the subsection Iranian presence in Syria, conjecture is being made by U.S. Department of State spokeswoman Victoria Nuland. The name of the source article is even called "Media Watch | Iran's Alleged Role in Syrian Massacre". The incident of the Houla massacre is central to the controversy of potential Iranian involvement because the U.S. State Department via Nuland asserted that Iran helped train the fighters responsible. If this context is removed, then the meaning of the rest of the subsection is fundamentally changed. Do you have a counterargument as to why this context shouldn't be included? Best, Amanda.Yaya99 (talk) 02:16, 7 January 2020 (UTC)

@Amanda.Yaya99: I've reordered the statements to improve the flow and show who was making the connection between the Shabiha and the Quds Force. It's important to present it that way, otherwise the initial ordering suggested Ghaani was making a statement of direct involvement in Houla, rather than Quds and the Shabiha militia being allied but independent actors. Thanks! SFB 20:26, 7 January 2020 (UTC)

Scott Martin (thrower)Edit

Hello Sillyfolkboy,

I noticed that you moved Scott Martin (athlete) to Scott Martin (thrower). I feel that the attribute thrower is an unusual term to refer to an athlete. As there are no other athletes with this name, I prefer to keep it at athlete. Inwind (talk) 06:52, 20 January 2020 (UTC)

@Inwind: Hi there! I typically move athletes to their event-level disambiguation handle when there are other athletes with the same name (Scott Martin (footballer) and Scott Martin (racing driver) in this case), as the word "athlete" isn't sufficient to fully disambiguate the people for some audiences. As Scott Martin the track and field athlete seems to have had equal success in shot put and discus, I went for the more generic "thrower". Similar issues exist for other people, such as Mamadou Gueye (jumper). It's a non-standard handle, but makes the best of a difficult job I think. If you know if Martin is more famous as a shot putter or a discus thrower then feel free to move to those handles instead. Cheers! SFB 22:10, 21 January 2020 (UTC)

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