Kirani James ran a world-leading 44.08 seconds to beat rival LaShawn Merritt and win the Rio Olympics Preview men’s 400m at the 2016 Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee in Des Moines, IA.
PHILADELPHIA – Selected results from the first full day of action at the 2016 Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday.
WACO, TX – Olympic gold medallist Asafa Powell continued his Rio 2016 preparations with a victory over the 200m at the 2016 Michael Johnson Invitational here at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium on Saturday night (23).
WACO, TX – Trayvon Bromell will race from lane five, with Asafa Powell going from lane six in heat 9 of the men’s 200m at the Michael Johnson Invitational – hosted by the Baylor University on Saturday (23).
WACO, TX – Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will race over 200m at the 2016 Michael Johnson Invitational at Clyde Hart Track and Field Stadium on Saturday (23).
NEW YORK – Usain Bolt says he is still behind on his fitness, but is confident about being ready to defend his Olympic Games sprint title in Rio, later this summer.
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Former World champion Yohan Blake clocked a world-leading 9.95 seconds to win the men’s 100m dash at the 2016 MVP Track & Field Meeting inside the National Stadium in Kingston on Sunday.
KINGSTON – World silver medallist Elaine Thompson believes her indoor experience this season will play a massive a part of her preparations for the Rio Olympics later this summer.