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…

Felix says running against Campbell-Brown means better performances

EUGENE — World Championships 200-metres gold medallist Allyson Felix believes racing against ace challenger Veronica Campbell-Brown is more a push for them to run faster, rather than being a rivalry. The pair who have split the last two major championships – Felix at the worlds in Osaka in 2007 and Campbell-Brown at the Olympics in…