Category Archives: World Indoors

Wanamaker Mile champion Lopez Lomong returns to Armory

New York, February 28, 2013 – Lopez Lomong returns to the Armory less than a month following his triumph in the New York Road Runners Men’s Wanamaker Mile to face a talented 5,000 meters field Friday evening during the Columbia Final Qualifying Meet. Lomong, who won the 106th Millrose Games’ signature event in record time, … Continue reading Wanamaker Mile champion Lopez Lomong returns to Armory

Campbell-Brown surged late, defends 60m title

ISTANBUL, Turkey — Veronica Campbell-Brown won defended her 60 metres title at the World Indoor Championships on Sunday. The Jamaican two-time Olympic 200m champion recovered from a poor start to chase down the front runners and win in a world-leading time of 7.01 seconds – just off her personal best of 7.00. Murielle Ahoure (CIV) … Continue reading Campbell-Brown surged late, defends 60m title

World Indoors Results From Day 2

ISTANBUL — Results from day two at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday. Amongst the winners on day two were American Justin Gatlin, who won the men’s 60m dash in 6.46 seconds, Nery Brenes of Costa Rica, who produced a world-leading 45.11 to take the men’s 400m, Sanya Richards-Ross from the … Continue reading World Indoors Results From Day 2

American Gatlin wins gold, Eaton sets WR, Pearson dominates: WI

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Sporting Alert) — American Justin Gatlin won the men’s 60m dash at the IAAF World Indoor Championships on Saturday. Also on the day, Ashton Eaton of USA set a world record of 6645 points to win gold in the men’s Heptathlon. “It feels good. Coming into the competition, I knew I could break … Continue reading American Gatlin wins gold, Eaton sets WR, Pearson dominates: WI

Justin Gatlin: World record needed to win 60m gold

ISTANBUL, Turkey (Sporting Alert) — American sprinter Justin Gatlin says it is going to take a “world record” to win the gold medal over the 60m at the World Indoor Championships on Saturday. Gatlin rushed from his blocks and clocked 6.50 seconds to win semi-final heat one in impressive fashion and he said he was … Continue reading Justin Gatlin: World record needed to win 60m gold