PROTRACK

A forum devoted to track events from 60m to the 2 mile. Mainly pro but also news from local, national and international sprint & middle distance competitions.

Log in

I forgot my password



Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» St Albans Gift
Yesterday at 10:21 pm by timrosen35

» Castlemaine Gift
Yesterday at 8:43 pm by Mex

» Marion Gift Review - Tim Johnson's Breakthrough victory
Yesterday at 1:46 pm by Admin

» Handicap anomalies
Yesterday at 1:35 pm by Slowcoach

» An SAAL decision that is as weird as it gets
Yesterday at 7:26 am by Whispers

» Men's 100m at Adelaide Invitational - Triple Dead Heat for 3rd?
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:53 pm by Whispers

» The word "Handicap" on sashes
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:15 pm by Hubbaup

» Massages available at Ballarat Gift
Thu Jan 18, 2018 2:00 pm by floater

» Final timetable Ballarat Gift Feb 3rd and 4th
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:37 pm by floater

January 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    

Calendar Calendar


You are not connected. Please login or register

PROTRACK » GENERAL » Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price wins her second Olympic gold medal

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price wins her second Olympic gold medal

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Admin

avatar
Admin
Admin
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price wins her second Olympic gold medal

For the first time since Gail Devers won consecutive Olympic titles in 1992 & 1996, Shelley-Ann Fraser-Price retained her Olympic title when she brilliantly won the 100m in London.

After a flawless start, Fraser-Price burst to the front to lead from the outset, opening up an assailable lead. By contrast, Carmelia Jeter was slow to get going and midrace was a metre behind before working her way back into the contest. Jeter emerged clear from the group behind Fraser-Price, to claim 2nd on the line, approximately 12cm behind the winner.

Dual Olympic 200m champion, Veronica Campbell-Brown, finished a half metre behind in 3rd place, just ahead of USA duo, Tianna Madison (4th) and Alyson Felix (5th) who both recorded personal bests.

Two hours before the final, Fraser-Price comfortably won the second semi final in 10.85 to beat Alyson Felix. Carmelita Jeter backed up her very impressive heat win on Friday night, to win the first semi in the fastest semi time of 10.83. The third semi was won by Blessing OKagbare who came from near last at the half way mark to cross the line with Tianna Madison in 10.92.


Women's 100m Final
Wind: +1.5
1 Shelley-Ann Fraser-Price JAM 10.75
2 Carmelita Jeter USA 10.78
3 Veronica Campbell-Brown JAM10.81
4 Tianna Madison USA 10.85
5 Alyson Felix USA 10.89
6 Kelly-Anne Baptiste TRIN 10.94
7 Murielle Ahoure IVC 11.00
8 Blessing Okagbare NIG 11.01

http://protrack.easyforumlive.com

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum