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SHELLY-ANN FRASER-PRYCE RUMORS

Schippers: From heptathlon bronze to 100 silver in 2 years

BEIJING (AP) Two years ago, Dafne Schippers was a talented heptathlete earning a bronze medal at the world championships. Now, she is an extremely talented sprinter with a silver medal from the 100 meters, and with her favored 200 still to come. With progress reminiscent of her big stride in the late stages of her races, many have taken notice of the Dutchwoman since she switched...
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Jamaica's Fraser-Pryce wins women's 100 meters in Beijing

BEIJING -- Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce became the first three-time world champion in the women's 100 meters, riding a lightning start to hold off Dafne Schippers on Monday. Tori Bowie of the United States took bronze. Already a two-time Olympic champion over the distance, Fraser-Pryce added another world gold in 10.76 seconds, her right arm and her index finger aloft as she crossed the...
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The Latest: Women's 100 the highlight on Day 3 at worlds

BEIJING (AP) The Latest from the world championships (all times local): --- 10 a.m. The final of the women's 100 meters is the highlight on Day 3 of the world championships on Monday, when five finals are on the program. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will be bidding to defend her title and give Jamaica a double in the marquee sprints following Usain Bolt's win in the men's 100. Fraser...
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After Bolt's win in 100, Fraser-Pryce tries to follow suit

BEIJING (AP) Usain Bolt did his customary thing, even if it was a little too close for comfort. Now the other Jamaican sprinter who's just as dominant gets her chance. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce will try to defend her title in the 100 meters on Monday at the world championships. Like Bolt's slim win over Justin Gatlin, this one also doesn't figure to be a cakewalk. Especially given...
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