Kirani James wins 400 meters at Prefontaine Classic

Jun 1, 2015

Kirani James wins 400 meters at Prefontaine Classic

Kirani James won the 400 meters Saturday in the Prefontaine Classic, pulling away from a strong field at Hayward Field. James, the 2012 Olympic champion from Grenada, and American rival LeShawn Merritt ran side by side on the final curve before James turned it ...

May 30, 2015

Farah triumphs in Prefontaine 10K

British Olympic champion Mo Farah surged down the final stretch to win the 10,000 meters at the Prefontaine Classic on Friday. Kenyan Paul Tanui led going into the last lap at Hayward Field but Farah overtook him and pulled well ahead to finish in ...

May 31, 2014

Rupp claims 10K title at Prefontaine

American Olympic silver medalist Galen Rupp ran the year’s fastest 10,000 meters to break his national record at the opening session of the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Friday. With British Olympic gold medalist and training partner Mo Farah cheering him on, Rupp ...