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Jamaica’s Maurice Smith Pulls Out Of Commonwealth Games

Maurice Smith, one of Jamaica’s few medal favourites for the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India, has withdrawn from the team days before the team is scheduled to depart for the Games. Smith, a decathlon silver medallist at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics in Osaka, Japan, reportedly informed members of Jamaica’s management team yesterday after-noon … Continue reading Jamaica’s Maurice Smith Pulls Out Of Commonwealth Games

Christophe Lemaitre Wins 100m Dash in Kawasaki

Triple European champion Christophe Lemaitre’s victory in the 100m and Blanka Vlasic’s dominating performance in the High Jump were the key highlights at the 23rd Super Track and Field meet at Todoroki Stadium in Kawasaki on Sunday (19). In the featured men’s field event, 2007 World champion Tero Pitkamaki prevailed over Japan’s Yukifumi Murakami, the … Continue reading Christophe Lemaitre Wins 100m Dash in Kawasaki