DAEGU (Sporting Alert) — Sprinter Usain Bolt returns to the competition again at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, this morning following his 100m disqualification.
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Bolt, the sprint double world record holder, jumped the gun and was kicked out of the men’s 100m finals on Sunday and he’s back and fresh to defend his 200m crown.
Meanwhile, his compatriots Veronica Campbell-Brown, Sherone Simpson and Kerron Stewart will take on the American trio Allyson Felix, Carmelita Jeter and Shalonda Solomon in the final of the women’s 100m.
Besides the women’s 200m, there will be five other finals on Friday, including the men’s 4x400m relay and the men’s Shot Put, two events in which the United States are strong favourites to win golds.