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World Champion Sally Pearson impressed in Melbourne

MELBOURNE (Sporting Alert) — World Champion and record holder David Rudisha of Kenya won the men’s 800m race at the Melbourne Track Classic in Australia on Saturday. World champion Sally Pearson was at the double after winning the hurdles and half-time events in quality times. Rudisha clocked 1:44.33 for the quickest time outdoors so far … Continue reading World Champion Sally Pearson impressed in Melbourne

Yohan Blake runs 9.82 again in Berlin, says he could’ve run 9.7 easy

Berlin, Germany (Sporting Alert) — Yohan Blake flashes to yet another 9.82 seconds victory over the 100m at the 90th anniversary celebration of the ISTAF on Sunday, but said he could have gone even quicker. The Jamaican who was crowned world champion in Daegu, South Korea last month, equalled his personal best and seventh fastest … Continue reading Yohan Blake runs 9.82 again in Berlin, says he could’ve run 9.7 easy

Changes: IAAF World Championships in Daegu Could Benefit Jamaica

Jamaica could close next year’s IAAF World Championships in Daegu, South Korea in a blaze of glory and a world record after a change in the schedule of the event which sees the women’s and men’s 4x100m relays ending the nine-day meet. The new schedule, which was first released in April and amended last month, … Continue reading Changes: IAAF World Championships in Daegu Could Benefit Jamaica