Justin Gatlin, photo by PhotoRun.net
Gatlin to run in Brazil this weekend
RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA): The fifth edition of the Mano a Mano street sprint at 100 m will be held this weekend at the Jockey Club Brasilero here. Main attraction will be Olympic and World medalist Justin Gatlin on the men side and first female Brasilian with sub 11 and last year winner Rosangela Santos. On Saturday the Brazilian qualification races will be staged and on Sunday the international ones. In the men final also Isiah Young from USA is confirmed. Brazilians Paulo AndrÃ© de Oliveira, Bruno Lins, Derick de Souza Silva and LuÃs Gabriel Pereira da Silva will fight on Saturday for two lanes for Sunday.
In women qualification Evelyn Santos, Franciela Krasucki, Geisa Coutinho and Andressa Fidelis will fight for places for Sunday. Also a race for paralympians will be staged.