• Meite goes sub 10 seconds in 100m in Prague

Article source: Athletics


Cote D'ivoire sprinter  Ben Youssef Meite went under 10 second barrier in the 100m to break his country's national record at the Memorial Josef Odlozil in Prague on Monday evening. 

The 2-time African champion Meite won the Memorial Josef Odlozil in Czech capital clocking 9.99 seconds to set a new Cote D'ivoire national record. It was the first time that the 29-year old sprinter ran the 100m below sub 10 seconds. He is also the 11th sprinter this year to break 10 second barrier with no wind assistance. 

South African champion Henrico Bruintjies finished in second with a time of 10.11 seconds beating Mosito Lehata of Lesotho by 0.01 seconds. 

The 2-time world indoor champion Pavel Maslak of Czech Rep. prevailed in the 400m run with a time of  45.61 seconds. Turkish athlete Yavuz Can was only  Just 0.1 seconds behind Maslak , meanwhile Israeli quarter miler Donald Blair-Sanford took third with a time of 45.95.

 Bahraini Alsadik Mikhou clocked an impressive 3:32.85 to set a new meet record in the men's 1500m. World indoor silver medalist Jakub Holusa (CZE) was second in his season's best time of 3:35.15.

In the women's 800m run, Iceland's 19-year-old  Anita  Hinriksdottir clocked 2:00.54 narrowly beating Indian runner Tintu Luka (2:00.61). 

Local hero Barbara spotakova topped the women's javelin in a new season's best mark of 63.79m.

Watch Men's 100m Race here.

See Full Meet Results Here.

 

 




Latest Videos
» Valencia Half Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
28 October 2018 at 06:00 (UTC)
» Mainova 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)
» Manchester United vs Juventus - Live Stream
23 Oct 2018 at 19:00 (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 Mainova 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
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 ...
16 Sep Results: 2018 BMW Berlin Marathon ...
15 Sep Another young RunCzech Racing star emerges ...
14 Sep Live: 2018 BMW Berlin Marathon ...
Watch Athletics
©2018 WATCHATHLETICS.COM. All rights reserved.