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After challenging Gatlin, Ogunode clocks 9.93 in Rieti

RIETI, Italy (AP) Signaling he could be a man to watch in the sprints next year, Nigerian-born Qatar runner Femi Ogunode comfortably won the 100 meters in 9.93 seconds at the Rieti World Challenge meeting Sunday. Two days ago at the Diamond League meet in Brussels, the 24-year-old Ogunode ran the same 9.98 time as Justin Gatlin - although he finished second. Gatlin withdrew from...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Gatlin wins 100 at Van Damme, halfway to sprint double

BRUSSELS (AP) Justin Gatlin struggled into a slight headwind and barely held off Femi Ogunode of Qatar to win the 100 meters in 9.98 seconds at the Van Damme Diamond League meet on Friday. Both sprinters finished in the same time and held an edge of 0.01 over Jimmy Vicaut of France. Michael Rodgers of the United States was fourth in 10.02. Gatlin was going for victory in the 200...
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The Haps Ft. Alexis Ren, Mayweather’s $4.8 Million Car, Pop-Tart Beer

What’s The Haps for August 24th? Alexis Ren, Jordy Nelson tears his ACL, Usain Bolt barely beats Justin Gatlin in the 100, and more! The Links – Floyd Mayweather dropped nearly $5 million on a car Decadence. This 78-year-old gymnast is still at it Whenever you think “you’re too old for this”, remember this gymnast. [&hellip The post The Haps Ft. Alexis Ren, Mayweather’s...
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August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin to win World Championships 100m race

Usain Bolt wins it! #Beijing2015 #WorldChampionships — BeanBagSports (@BeanBagSports) August 23, 2015 Usain Bolt snapped Justin Gatlin’s 28-race win streak Sunday, claiming the gold medal at the 2015 IAAF World Championships 100m race in Beijing. The Jamaican has been struggling with injuries for most of the season, but told the BBC after the race that...
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August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

USC sprinter believes he can beat Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin

It is a huge honor to be considered the world’s fastest man. No one runner has been able to compete on the level of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt nor American sprinter Justin Gatlin since their debuts in the Olympics some ten years ago … until now. USC junior sprinter Andre De Grasse thinks he can be the next big sensation in the world of Olympic sprinting. And as Ric Flair says...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Up for track honors, Gatlin shrugs off critics

Justin Gatlin is far more interested in winning races than popularity contests. Still, the American sprinter with a doping history doesn't quite understand the backlash over his nomination for track and field athlete of the year. Gatlin went undefeated in the 100 and 200 meters this season, a year that didn't include a major meet and one in which Usain Bolt chose to give his nagging...
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October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Sprinter Gatlin still tripped up by checkered past

Justin Gatlin hasn't felt this lean or this quick or even this hungry - he's cut way back on cheeseburgers and chocolate - in quite some time. Using a shorter, more compact stride, the American sprinter is off to an 11-0 start in 100-meter races this season, although none have been against a certain person named Usain Bolt. Yet, no matter how many events Gatlin wins or how fast he...
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August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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