100 m: Sensational
return for Mullings from Bolt loss with world lead and meet record 9.80
(+1.3). Other five went sub 10: Rodgers 9.85 PB, Nesta Carter 9.92,
Patton 9.94, Frater 9.94 and Gatlin in sub 10 return 9.97. Non DL event.
200 m: Dix is the king, this time with 20.19 (+1.1). Second Ndure EL 20.26.
m: Hurdler Taylor was the best in 45.16 over Wariner 45.43 and Euro
winner Kevin Borlee who clocked EL 45.51. Pistorius tired (46.33 as
800 m: Kaki is back with 1:43.68 WL. Non DL.
mile: Five sub 3:50 with Keitany unexpected winner 3:49.09 WL over S.
Kiplagat 3:49.39 and oly champ Kiprop 3:49.55. Fourth Gebremehdin of
Ethiopia PB 3:49.70 and fifth Kenyan junior Ndiku 3:49.77 (the second
ever junior sub 3:50).
2 miles: Bernard Lagat clocks 8:13.62 WL to win over Kenyans. Non DL.
Steeple: Kemboi beats in 8:08.34 this year faster Kipsiele Koech 8:10.13.
blasts to WL 12.94 (+1.8, his 5th fastest of the career) over Liu Xiang
who clocks his fastest since winning the world title in Osaka 2007
13.00, note the improvement of Ashton Eaton to 13.35.
HJ: Raul Spank as in Ostrava 232, but this time winning, Ukhov only 6th (229).
Briton Greg Rutherford was the best with windy 832 (+2.1, legal 803)
over Khotso Mokoena (831, +2.6, but best legal of the day 819 +1.4).
Saladino 3 fouls.
after Hengelo another top win with 21.67 and that in partly injured
situation. Armstrong close second 21.60 and Cantwell third improved his
2011 best to 21.59. Non DL.
DT: Harting ruled with 67.59 and 68.40. And is unbeaten in 2011 so far.
Sensational WL and MR of Carmelita Jeter 10.70 in ideal +2.0 wind.
Comes the time to attack Flo-Jo? Baring in mind VCB and Carmelita.
Second Myers PB 10.86, third Stewart 10.87 SB and fourth oly winner
400 m: African
champ Montsho was the sensation winner of the day in 50.59 as Felix was
third (51.41) and Sanya fourth (51.78). Non DL.
Jamaican record holder Sinclair has top shape and won in WL 1:58.29,
Semenya fast 1:58.88 second, Jepkosgei third 1:59.15 but Jelimo last
1500 m: Burka
beats world leader Jamal this time 4:04.63 over 4:05.44. Third Uceny
beats Euro winner Fernandez 4:06.32 and 4:06.66. Non DL.
race of the year as Lashinda Demus clocks WL 53.31 over Jamaicans
Spencer 53.45 and world champ Walker 53.56. Fourth Czech Hejnova gets EL
champ Rogowska clears 468 in second (EL) in her season debut and wins.
Feofanova 458 in season opener and Murer coming from South American
Champs gold only third 448.
TJ: European champ Saladuha has the shape: in third attempt 14.98 (+0.6) WL, MR and PB.
Another European winner Ostapchuk opened the season in perfect style.
20.59 is WL and MR. Second US indoor record holder Jill
Camarena-Williams improved her outdoor best to 19.76.
JT: This time for Obergfoll with 65.48 (her best of 2011) over Abakumova 65.30 and Spotakova 64.87 (also seasons best).
GAY WORLD LEADING 9.79
(USA, Jun 4): US record holder Tyson Gay is not competing on the
circuit but at a local meet in Florida clocked superb world leading 9.79
(+1.1). It was National Track Center Last Chance meet. In a fast race
second Jamaican talent Nickel Ashmeade improved to 9.96 ahead of Keston
Bledman of Trinidad another PB 9.99. Fourth Travis Padgett posted 10.00.
Gay is scheduled to run his first big track meeting of the year on June
11 in New York at the adidas Grand Prix, part of Samsung Diamond
League. Informs Track Alerts.