• Kyodo


Shingo Suetsugu, the bronze medal winner in the men’s 200 meters at the just-ended World Championships and the first Japanese sprinter ever to win a medal in either the Olympics or the worlds, said Monday he will next aim at doing the 100 meters in under 10 seconds.

Speaking at a press conference in Paris, Suetsugu, who clocked 20.38 seconds to earn the bronze, said, “Until now, I was aiming at winning a race.

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