• Townsend beats Campbell-Brown in Florida

Article source: Athletics

Tiffany Townsend beat Jamaica's Veronica Campbell Brown, while LaShawn Merritt set new 200m world lead at Florida Relays on Thursday in Gainesville, FL. 


 

USA's Tiffany Townsend clocked wind aided (+3.7m/s) 22.38 narrowly defeating Jamaican sprint legend Veronica Campbell-Brown 22.46 in the women's 200m. 

Former Olympic and world champion in 400m LaShawn Merritt  took the win in the men's 200m clocking 20.23 seconds and beating Brazilian sprinter Aldemir Junior into second 20.47. Overall Canada's Gavin Smellie, who ran in heat #3, posted the second fastest time of 20.43 in the men's 200m. 

University of Florida  hurdler Claudia Francis clocked her lifetime best  56.43 to win the 400m hurdles.

Mike Berry produced the fastest time in the men's 400m of 45.51.

The Florida Relays continues today and will last until Saturday April 2.

See more results here. 

 

Men's 200m LaShawn Merritt 20.23




Latest Videos
» Valencia Half Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
28 October 2018 at 06:00 (UTC)
» Frankfurt Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
28 October 2018 at 08:00 (UTC)
» New York CIty Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
04 November 2018 at 13:20 (UTC)
» Istanbul Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
11 November 2018 at 07:00 (UTC)
Flash News
» UEFA Champions League - Live Stream
23 Oct 2018 at 16:55 (UTC)
Past Headlines Latest Results Upcoming Events
21 Oct Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018
21 Oct Delhi Half Marathon 2018
21 Oct Amsterdam Marathon 2018
14 Oct The Bridgestone Great 10k (Berlin, GER)
14 Oct EDP Maratona de Lisboa, (POR)
14 Oct Durban 10KM
14 Oct Eindhoven Marathon 2018
13 Oct NCAA D1 Pre Nationals 2018, (Madison,
11 Oct Athletics Youth Olympic Games (Buenos
07 Oct Košice Peace Marathon (SVK)
07 Oct Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2018
07 Oct Cardiff Half Marathon 2018 (GBR)
06 Oct Youth Olympic Games, (Buenos Aires 2018)
28 Oct Frankfurt Marathon 2018
28 Oct Volkswagen Ljubljana Marathon
28 Oct Marseille-Cassis 20KM
28 Oct Valencia Half Marathon 2018
28 Oct Venice Marathon 2018
04 Nov New York CIty Marathon 2018
04 Nov Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes
04 Nov Maratona do Porto EDP
04 Nov Hangzhou Marathon 2018
11 Nov Istanbul Marathon 2018
11 Nov Beirut Marathon 2018
11 Nov Maratón Internacional Megacable
11 Nov Hefei International Marathon
14 Oct Julien Wanders shatters Mo Farah's ...
11 Oct Defending champions Mathew Kimeli and ...
11 Oct Kenyan Marathon Runner, Samuel Kalalei, ...
08 Oct Live: Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires ...
08 Oct Mo Farah wins Chicago Marathon with new ...
07 Oct Results: Chicago Marathon 2018 ...
04 Oct Chebet and Saina Join Strong Frankfurt ...
02 Oct Haspa Marathon Hamburg runs together with ...
02 Oct Chicago Marathon 2018 Elite Athletes Field ...
27 Sep This Weekend's Top Cross and Road Races to ...
17 Sep Eliud Kipchoge credits teamwork for his ...
16 Sep Watch: Kevin Mayer Breaks Decathlon World ...
16 Sep Kipchoge 2:01:39 Smashes World Marathon ...
Watch Athletics
©2018 WATCHATHLETICS.COM. All rights reserved.