JUSTIN GATLIN RUMORS

President of Russian Olympic Committee mentions Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay in speech

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) The president of the Russian Olympic Committee took a swipe at American sprinters Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay in a speech to Olympic leaders on Tuesday, questioning the fairness of letting them compete in Rio de Janeiro while some Russians cannot. Alexander Zhukov made his case for Russian athletes to the sports leaders, who later upheld the decision to...
Via CSN Chicago
2 days ago

Justin Gatlin takes pride in mentoring Trayvon Bromell

Justin Gatlin and Trayvon Bromell are considered the past, present and future of U.S. sprinting
Via CSN Chicago
6 days ago

Gatlin gets another win and perfect practice for facing Bolt

ROME (AP) Another victory for Justin Gatlin - and perfect practice for his anticipated duel with Usain Bolt at the upcoming Rio Olympics. Gatlin held off a late challenge from fellow American Ameer Webb to win the 100 meters in 9.93 seconds Thursday at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea meet. It was Gatlin's fifth 100 victory in Rome, breaking a tie for the meet record with Maurice...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Gatlin holds off challenge from Webb to win 100 in Rome

ROME (AP) Justin Gatlin held off a late challenge from fellow American Ameer Webb to win the 100 meters in 9.93 seconds Thursday at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea meet. It was Gatlin's fifth 100 victory in Rome, breaking a tie for the record with Maurice Greene. Webb crossed second in 9.94, little more than an hour after he won the 200 in 20.04. European record holder Jimmy Vicaut...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Justin Gatlin wants more 'cutting-edge' events to hype track and field in the U.S.

The American sprinter is running in the 2016 Prefontaine Classic at Eugene's Hayward Field.
Via The Oregonian
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Gatlin coasts to win in 100 meters at Golden Grand Prix

KAWASAKI, Japan (AP) Justin Gatlin of the United States clocked 10.02 seconds to win the 100 meters at a Golden Grand Prix event on Sunday. Gatlin crossed the finish line .19 seconds ahead of Japan's Ryota Yamagata and Ramon Gittens of Barbados who clocked 10.26. Gatlin said he was pleased with the way he is running at this point in the season as he prepares to challenge Usain...
Via Associated Press
May 08, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Justin Gatlin Clocks 9.90s in Men's 100m A at Chris Brown Bahamas Invitational 2016

Justin Gatlin Clocks 9.90s in Men's 100m A at Chris Brown Bahamas Invitational 2016
Via Track & Field
April 17, 2016  |  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...
Via Associated Press
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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