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Justin Gatlin Beats Asafa Powell With WL 9.77s

American Justin Gatlin powered to a world leading 9.77 seconds to take the 100 metres and the 2014 Diamond Trophy today in Brussels. Mike Rodgers, strong trophy contender was second (9.93s) in the 100 metre big-name showdown which saw Jamaican’s Asafa Powell 9.95s taking third and compatriot Kemar Bailey Cole in fourth. Tyson Gay finished down the track.

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Kemar Bailey-Cole Beats Asafa Powell

Jamaica’s Kemar Bailey-Cole got the better of compatriot Asafa Powell in the men’s 100 metre at the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Challenge meet in Zagreb, Croatia today. Commonwealth 100m gold medallist Bailey-Cole clocked 10.07 seconds, the same time as former world record holder Powell, in a tight finish. American Mike Rodgers was third in 10.10 seconds. While ...

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Jamaica’s Kemar Bailey Cole Strikes Diamond Leage Gold

Double Commonwealth sprint champion Jamaica’s Kemar Bailey Cole upset more seasoned campaigners to win the Zurich Diamond League 100 metres in a season’s best 9.96 seconds today. American Mike Rodgers (10.05s) was second and James Desalou of the UK third in 10.06s. Asafa Powell finished fourth clocking 10.07s while long time rival Tyson Gay stopped the clock at 10.35s for ...

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