ASAFA POWELL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Asafa Powell Wins 200m At Michael Johnson Invitational

WACO, TX - Olympic gold medallist Asafa Powell continued his Rio 2016 preparations with a victory over the 200m at the 2016 Michael Johnson Invitational here at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium on Saturday night (23).
Via World-Track.org
16 days ago

Bromell In Lane 5, Powell Lane 6: Michael Johnson Invitational 200m Heat Sheet

WACO, TX - Trayvon Bromell will race from lane five, with Asafa Powell going from lane six in heat 9 of the men's 200m at the Michael Johnson Invitational - hosted by the Baylor University on Saturday (23).
Via World-Track.org
17 days ago

Asafa Powell v Trayvon Bromell At Michael Johnson Invitational

WACO, TX - Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will race over 200m at the 2016 Michael Johnson Invitational at Clyde Hart Track and Field Stadium on Saturday (23).
Via World-Track.org
18 days ago

WATCH: Asafa Powell Sets New 6.44s WL in Men's 60m Heat 5 at IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016

Asafa Powell Sets New 6.44s WL in Men's 60m Heat 5 at IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016
Via Track & Field
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt's struggles "just a phase," says teammate Powell

PARIS (AP) Usain Bolt's Jamaica teammate Asafa Powell believes the world record holder's struggle with injury and poor form is ''just a phase'' and not the beginning of the end for the sprinter. However, Powell also suggests it might be wiser for Bolt not to try to defend his 100-meter crown at the world championships next month. Powell says on Thursday ''if he's not 100 percent...
Via Associated Press
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

In Jamaica, Asafa Powell wins final of men's 100m with 9.84

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Former 100-meter world record-holder Asafa Powell won the final of the men's 100 meters at Jamaica's trials by clocking a time of 9.84 on Friday. Clinching the win with a strong finish, the 32-year-old Jamaican sprinter won his seventh national title after dominating three rounds of races. After the Friday night finals, Powell said he's in ''hard training...
Via Associated Press
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Sprinter Asafa Powell dominates 100m heats in Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Former 100-meter world record-holder Asafa Powell dominated heats in the men's 100 meters at Jamaica's trials by recording a time of 9.98 on Thursday. Sprinters Kemar Bailey-Cole and Andrew Fisher both clocked 10.05. Yohan Blake finished with 10.24 after a poor start. The semi-finals and the final will take place on Friday. The coach of world record-holder...
Via Associated Press
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Powell wins 100-meter race in Brazil

BELEM, Brazil (AP) Former world-record holder Asafa Powell won a 100-meter race in Brazil in 10.02 seconds on Sunday, his fastest mark of the year. The Jamaican sprinter beat Americans Marvin Bracy (10.14) and Dentarius Locke (10.17) at the Brazilian Grand Prix in the northern city of Belem. The 31-year-old Powell said he wants to try to ''keep improving his time to start serious...
Via Associated Press
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Doping ban for Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has been banned for 18 months.
Via FOXSports.com
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamaican sprint stars head to U.S. Open; CHSAA relays return

NEW YORK – Former world record holder and sprinting legend Asafa Powell will make his New York indoor track debut at the 2012 U.S. Open Track & Field on January 28 at Madison Square Garden, USA Track & Field announced Wednesday.
Via USA Track & Field
November 29, 2011
MORE STORIES >>


Track and Field News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Late-season call-ups making big impact in Stanley Cup Playoffs

QUIZ: Name every NBA MVP

The murkiness of the no-goal call on Sharks F Joe Pavelski

How are the Warriors winning without Stephen Curry?

QUIZ: Name every player in MLB to pitch a perfect game

Dangerous hits spotlighted in Round 2 of the NHL playoffs

QUIZ: Name every Triple A Minor League Baseball team

Most exciting games of the 2016 NBA playoffs so far

Five bizarre moments in Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

How the Sharks have 'weathered the storm' against the Predators

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker