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Elaine Thompson-Herah vs Sha’Carri Richardson: Prefontaine Classic 100m

Elaine Thompson-Herah and Sha'Carri Richardson, two of the world's best women's sprinter will clash over 100m at the Prefontaine Classic 2024. Follow live streaming coverage on the Diamond League YouTube page in several territories. Live results are available.

Elaine Thompson-Herah in the 100m at the World Athletics Championships 2022
Elaine Thompson-Herah of Jamaica compete in the Women’s 100m heats at the World Athletics Championships Oregon22 at Hayward. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images for World Athletics)

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah and world champion Sha’Carri Richardson headline a stacked women’s 100m field at Saturday’s Prefontaine Classic 2024 – a Wanda Diamond League meeting in Eugene, Oregon. Following results and updates here

The high-profile track and field event has attracted several of the world’s best athletes, giving fans a preview of preparations ahead of this summer’s Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

Women’s 100m Showdown

One of the featured events is the women’s 100m, which will see Jamaican Elaine Thompson-Herah and American Sha’Carri Richardson make their season debuts in the event.

Read more: Sha’Carri Richardson leads elite sprint fields at Prefontaine Classic Diamond League

While Richardson has already raced two 200m events in the Diamond League this season, Thompson-Herah will be making her first competitive appearance of the year.

Ivory Coast’s Marie-Josée Ta Lou-Smith, who has already clocked 10.91 seconds in 2024, and world indoor champion Julien Alfred of St. Lucia are also in the stacked field.

Live Stream Details

The meeting will be streamed live on the Wanda Diamond League YouTube Channel in several territories, starting at 4:00 pm ET. However, the live stream will not be available in Australia, Bhutan, Cambodia, France, Iceland, Indonesia, Japan, Monaco, Myanmar (Burma), Romania, South Korea, and Sri Lanka.

Prefontaine Classic 2024 Women’s 100m Start List

Julien Alfred (LCA)
Dina Asher-Smith (GBR)
Brittany Brown (USA)
Melissa Jefferson (USA)
Daryll Neita (GBR)
Sha’Carri Richardson (USA)
Marie-Josée Ta Lou-Smith (CIV)
Twanisha Terry (USA)
Elaine Thompson-Herah (JAM)

Simone Goss has been with World-Track since 2003 and has done outstanding work at the back end to help out with traveling and other meeting related activities. Goss has also done work for SportingEagles, Blaze News and other media outlets. She obtains a bachelor degree in Communication.

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