Francena McCorory thought the finish line was moving back as she dueled on the home straightaway Saturday at Franklin Field trying to extend the winning streak for the United States in the women's 4x400-meter relay in the Penn Relays' "USA vs. the World" races.
Nairobi, May 9 (IANS) A fortnight before the London Olympics men's 1500m final, Kenya's Asbel Kiprop was literally on top of the world and was the man to beat at the quadrennial global showpiece in his speciality.
May 10 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Meeting Doha Men/Women on Friday Men's 100m1. Justin Gatlin (U.S.) 9.97 2. Michael Rodgers (U.S.) 9.99 3. Nesta Carter (Jamaica) 9.99 4. Kim Collins (St Kitts and Nevis) 10.04 5. Samuel Francis (Qatar) 10.08 6. Derrick Atkins (Bahamas) 10.14 7. Jacques Harvey (Jamaica) 10.17 8. Jason Young (Jamaica) 10.21 Men's 800m1. David Lekuta Rudisha (Kenya) 1 ...
Two-time reigning Olympic 100-meter champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce anchored Jamaica to a 4x100 victory on Saturday at the 119th Penn Relays, snapping an eight-year American win streak.
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (AFP) - Two-time reigning Olympic 100-meter champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce anchored Jamaica to a 4x100 victory Saturday at the 119th Penn Relays, snapping an eight-year American win streak.