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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica wins the women’s 100m at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Poland, Silesia on Saturday, August 6, 2022. (PHOTO: World Athletics).
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Sprinting sensation Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce ran a new world lead time of 10.66 seconds in the women’s 100m at the Wanda Diamond League meeting in Poland, Silesia on Saturday.
USA’s Aleia Hobbs (10.94) and C?te d’Ivoire’s Marie-Josee Ta Lou (11.00) finished in second and third respectively.
World champion Shericka Jackson of Jamaica was in unstoppable form in the hotly-anticipated women’s 200m. Jackson finished comfortably ahead of Shaunae Miller-Uibo with a time of 21.84 seconds. Miller-Uibo clocked in at 22.35.
Jamaica’s Shanieka Ricketts captured the gold medal in the women’s triple jump at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England on Friday.
Ricketts put down a big marker in the first round. The two
Jamaica’s Brianna Lyston secured her first major championship medal with gold in the women’s 200m at the World Under-20 Championships in Cali, Colombia on Friday.
The 18-year-old clocked 22.65 seco
Traves Smikle took the bronze medal in the men’s discus with a fourth-round effort of 64.58m.
Jamaica were upgraded to silver in the men’s 4x100m as race winners South Africa were disqualified for a lane infringement
Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah has qualified for the final of the women’s 200-metre race at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.
Thompson-Herah ran 22.63 seconds on Friday to easi