Walter Dix Goes Sub 10sec in 100m in Rieti

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Wearing a tracksuit in army camouflage colors, USA's sprinter Walter Dix  won the 100m at the Rieti IAAF World Challenge meeting on Sunday (8).

The 2 time Olympic bronz medalist, Dix, set his season best time of 9.99 seconds in one of his final meets of the season. United Kingdom's  Dwain Chambers took second posting 10.09, with Ryan Bailey of the United States third in 10.10. SEE VIDEO HERE

Setting a new meeting record of 31.97 seconds, Jamaican Rusheen McDonald, the Moscow World Champs 4x400m silver medalist, won the 300-meter race. 

Sally Pearson dominated the women's 100m hurdle race as she won the race with a new meeting record of 12.64.

In the women's 400m Jamaicans took top 2 positions. Stephanie McPherson won the event in 50,00 and Kaliese Spencer in second 50.19.

Men's 1500m saw a fast times as Silas Kiplagat won the race with a season best performance 3:30.13. 



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