• Justin Gatlin withdraws from DL Lausanne due to illness

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 Olympic bronze medalist Gatlin will not compete on Thursdays Diamond League meeting Atletisma Lausanne, Switzerland say meeting organizers.

 Sprinter has been suffering from stomach ache and fever and has been treated in a hospital in Austria. Organizers said his situation has not improved.

Concerning his health Gatlin has decided to return to the United States and put an end to this season. 

With Gatlin's absence in Lausanne, men's 100m race still will be a race to watch as five London Olympic 100m finalists will race including Yohan Blake and Tyson Gay.

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