Dibaba sets world record in 1,500

Jul 18, 2015

Dibaba sets world record in 1,500

American sprinter Justin Gatlin continued his fine form by clocking 9.78 seconds to win the 100 meters at the Diamond League meet here on Friday — and then warned his rivals that he can go even faster at the world championships next month with ...

Jul 10, 2015

Gatlin breezes past Powell, Gay

Justin Gatlin easily beat two big-name rivals by clocking 9.75 seconds in the 100 meters at the Athletissima Diamond League meet on Thursday. The in-form Gatlin left runner-up Asafa Powell of Jamaica trailing in 9.92, the same time as his fellow American Tyson Gay ...

Powell, Gay looking to scalp Gatlin

Jul 9, 2015

Powell, Gay looking to scalp Gatlin

Justin Gatlin might have strung together an undefeated run of 25 races since August 2013, but his main rivals in the absence of the injured Usain Bolt believe the American sprinter can be beaten. Gatlin re-emerged on the track an athlete possessed after his ...

Jun 5, 2015

Gatlin clocks 9.75 at Golden Gala

Justin Gatlin came within 0.01 seconds of his world-leading time in the 100 meters, clocking 9.75 at the Golden Gala on Thursday. Then the American declared he could approach Usain Bolt’s world record of 9.58 at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Beijing in ...

Gatlin blazes 9.74 in Doha 100

May 16, 2015

Gatlin blazes 9.74 in Doha 100

Justin Gatlin sent a message to Usain Bolt on Friday — both with his legs and his mouth. Gatlin lived up to the pre-season hype by winning the 100 meters in a world-leading 9.74 seconds at the Diamond League opener, a personal-best time and ...

Gatlin eager for showdown with Bolt at worlds

May 11, 2015

Gatlin eager for showdown with Bolt at worlds

Justin Gatlin ruled the track last season in a very Usain Bolt-like fashion: 18 wins from 18 races. Impressive, but comes with a tiny caveat: Bolt never lined up in the lane next to Gatlin last summer. The Jamaican world-record holder took time off ...

Gatlin cruises in 200

Jul 19, 2014

Gatlin cruises in 200

American sprinters Justin Gatlin and Tori Bowie set the fastest times this year in the 200 and 100 meters respectively at the Herculis meet on Friday. Gatlin, the 2004 Olympic champion in the 100, came out of the bend with the lead and pulled ...