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Veronica Campbell-Brown Cruises To 100m Victory In Osaka

Veronica Campbell of Jamaica in the 100m Jamaica’s two-time Olympic 200 metres champion Veronica Campbell-Brown won the women’s 100 meters at the Osaka Grand Prix on Saturday. Campbell-Brown clocked 11.02 seconds for her first win in the 100 this season. Japan’s Chisato Fukushima was second at a distant 11.27 with Australia’s Melissa Breen third in 11.47. Campbell-Brown,... 

Women’s 100m and strong fields in the throws to take the spotlight in Osaka

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 in Doha, and outdoors has run 22.32 in the 200m. Christian... 

Ato Boldon Discusses The Usain Bolt Effect on The Inside Track

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 Inside Track” is a six-part guest columnist series that will serve... 

Complete Results From Meeting Grand Prix IAAF de Dakar

Complete Results From Meeting Grand Prix IAAF de Dakar, on April 24. 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. Also on show were Jamaica’s Sheri-Ann Brooks who won the women’s sprint double while her fellow countryman Lerone Clarke took the men’s... 

Australian hurdler Sally McLellan will risk getting injuried

Sally McLellan in actionOlympic 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 unable to compete until at least May,... 

Video Interview With Usain Bolt Talking About The 2010 Season

Video of Usain Bolt speaking about running at the adidas Grand Prix in New York City on 12 June. Bolt, the triple Olympic and World champion (100, 200, 4×100) and World record holder will race over the 100m dash in New York, and it will be his first competition in the United States since he set his first world record of 9.72seconds to break Asafa Powell’s previous mark at the same venue... 

American Carmelita Jeter targeting Glasgow victory

Carmelita Jeter of USA celebrates winning in Greece in 10.67s PHOTO/James DavisAmerican sprinter Carmelita Jeter is looking forward to her first visit to Glasgow and hopes that she can impress the Scottish crowd with a dazzling performance, when she runs in the USA team at the Aviva International Match on January 30 at the Kelvin Hall. Last season Jeter recorded the fastest time by a woman over 100m... 

CORRECTED: Usain Bolt runs 9.77 (+2.1) in Ostrava

By Gary Smith, World-Track OSTRAVA — Jamaica’s World record holder Usain Bolt won the men’s 100m dash in a slight wind aided, yet stunning 9.77 seconds at the 48th Zlatá Tretra Ostrava Golden Spike – IAAF Grand Prix meeting on Wednesday. After a loud introduction, which saw the crowd cheering for Bolt’s popular pre-race animations, the world”s fastest man... 

Complete results – Ponce Grand Prix

——————————————————————————————— Ponce Grand Prix (APM-Q) Ponce (PUR) – Saturday, May 16, 2009 100 Metres – M ———————————————————————————————     ... 

2011 Calendar (UPDATED NOV 25, 2010)

IAAF DIAMOND LEAGUE 2011 SCHEDULE The success of the inaugural year of the Samsung Diamond League has been strongly endorsed by the international TV figures revealed by its broadcasting partner IMG Media. TO SEE FEATURED RESULTS SECTION CLICK HERE Compared to TV coverage in 2009, the 14 meetings who this year joined together to form the Samsung Diamond League, the top tier of track and field’s... 
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