Jamaica’s two-time Olympic 200 metres champion Veronica Campbell-Brown won the women’s 100 meters at the Osaka Grand Prix on Saturday.
Two reigning World champions and a pair of reigning Olympic champions will headline the Osaka Grand Prix on Saturday, the second IAAF World Challenge meeting of 2010. Leading the field in the women’s 100m will be Jamaica’s two-time Olympic 200m champion Veronica Campbell-Brown. Earlier this year, Campbell-Brown won the World indoor title in the 60m … Continue reading Women’s 100m and strong fields in the throws to take the spotlight in Osaka
Four-time Olympic medalist and current broadcast analyst Ato Boldon takes on one of the most talked about global sports figures for today’s “The Inside Track” guest column: Usain Bolt. Boldon discusses the impact his fellow Caribbean sprinter has had on the sport and what it has meant to see Bolt rise to the top. “The … Continue reading Ato Boldon Discusses The Usain Bolt Effect on The Inside Track
Among the highlights at the meeting were Poland’s World Hammer Throw champion Anita Wlodarczyk who easily won that event with a massive 75.13m effort to see off the challenges.
Olympic 100m hurdles silver medallist Sally McLellan will risk her back injury to compete at tomorrow night’s grand prix meet in Sydney. A fierce competitor, McLellan has had her patience severely tested after being sidelined since tearing a disc in her back just prior to the world championships in August last year. Expected to be … Continue reading Australian hurdler Sally McLellan will risk getting injuried