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Laverne Jones-Ferrette Blasts To 6.97 World-Leading Mark; Beats Jeter Again

Laverne Jones-Ferrette delivered another stunning world-leading performance at the 24th Sparkassen-Cup to highlight the meeting in Stuttgart on Saturday. The US Virgin Islands sprint ace clocked a flashing world-leading 6.97seconds to win the women’s 60m dash and became the first woman to run under the 7.00seconds barrier in over a decade. Jones-Ferrette, who twice produced … Continue reading Laverne Jones-Ferrette Blasts To 6.97 World-Leading Mark; Beats Jeter Again

Lolo Jones Returns With World-Leading 7.90sec in Karlsruhe

Laverne Jones-Ferrette of the US Virgin Islands was the run away winner of the women’s 60 metres dash at Sunday’s BW-Bank Meeting in Karlsruhe. After blasting to a world-leading and national record of 7.09seconds in the heats, Jones-Ferrette returned to post 7.11seconds to take the final. Notable, both her first round and final performances bettered … Continue reading Lolo Jones Returns With World-Leading 7.90sec in Karlsruhe