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Grenadian Kirani James wins Commonwealth Games 400m title with record run

GLASGOW (SportingAlert) — Grenadian star sprinter Kirani James defeated a very strong field to win the men’s 400m at the Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow on Wednesday night. The Olympic champion, who entered the Commonwealth Games as the overwhelming favourite, ran 44.25 seconds to also shattered the meeting record of 44.52secs, which was … Continue reading Grenadian Kirani James wins Commonwealth Games 400m title with record run

Okagbare and Bailey-Cole are Commonwealth Games 100m champions

GLASGOW (SportingAlert) — Blessing Okagbare of Nigeria and Jamaica’s Kemar Bailey-Cole won the men’s and women’s 100m titles at the Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park on Monday. Okagbare, who started the day as the 1/4 favourite to win the gold medal, showed her class against a very strong field on her way to clocking a … Continue reading Okagbare and Bailey-Cole are Commonwealth Games 100m champions

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wins outdoors 60m in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Sporting Alert) — Olympic 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce won the 60m dash (outdoor) at The Queen’s/Grace Jackson Meet – a local meet held on Saturday to open her season. Fraser-Pryce, who said she plans to run at the upcoming IAAF World Indoor Championships, clocked 7.11 seconds (+0.4m/s) to take the win. The Jamaican, … Continue reading Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wins outdoors 60m in Jamaica

Watch Zurich Diamond League Live On Universal Sports

ZURICH (Sporting Alert) — Triple World Championships gold medallist Usain Bolt returns to the track on Thursday at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Zurich. Watch Zurich Diamond League Live On Universal Sports Bolt, who won three gold medals at this months world championships in Moscow, Russia, will race in the men’s 100-metres where he … Continue reading Watch Zurich Diamond League Live On Universal Sports

Watch DN Galan IAAF Diamond League Live on Universal Sports

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (Sporting Alert) — World champion LaShawn Merritt returns to the track on Thursday where he will contest the men’s 400m at DN Galan – IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm. DN Galan IAAF Diamond League Live on Universal Sports | Follow Live Results The American dominated the men’s one lap even at the recently concluded … Continue reading Watch DN Galan IAAF Diamond League Live on Universal Sports