Medal contender Abby Steiner “really excited” about facing Jamaicans at World Championships
American champion Abby Steiner says she is “really excited” about battling with the Jamaicans in the 200m at 2022 World Athletics Championships. The World Championships will be held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, from 15-24 July.
Gabby Thomas, Abby Steiner scratched from 100m at US championships
Gabby Thomas and Abby Steiner withdrew from the women’s 100m at the 2022 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships and will focus on just the 200m. Thomas and Steiner are two of the fastest 200m runners in the world this year, but the latter has sub-11 seconds 100m performances of 10.90 and 10.92 this season.