Gatlin wins back-to-back IAAF 100m races

Former Olympic champion Justin Gatlin overcame strong headwinds to sprint to his second 100m victory in as many weeks at an IAAF World Challenge meeting in Tokyo on Sunday.

Olympic 400m champion James not focussing on 200m

Grenada’s Olympic 400 metres champion Kirani James has dismissed speculations that he may take up 200 metres in the near future.

Bolt, Blake not confirmed for Jamaica invitational

Officials here say they are unable to confirm at this time if two of the country`s most celebrated athletes - Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake - would be available for the Jamaica invitational scheduled for May 4.

Bolt wins 100 metres redemption race

World record holder Usain Bolt won the 100 metres dash at an IAAF World Challenge event in a personal season`s best time of 9.85 seconds on a hot and humid evening in Croatia`s capital.