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“USA baby!”: victory for Fred Kerley and American hat-trick in the 100m at the Eugene Worlds

“USA baby!”: victory for Fred Kerley and American hat-trick in the 100m at the Eugene Worlds

With their usual showmanship, the American sprinters confiscated the 100m podium at the World Championships in Athletics from Eugene, dedicating to Eugene the new star of the straight line Fred Kerley (27 years old). In 9 sec 86 (-0.1 m/s of wind), he beat Marvin Bracy (9.88) and Trayvon Bromell (9.88), separated by a thousandth …

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Kerley storms from the 100m heats, Felix and the United States in bronze in the mixed 4x400m at the Eugene Worlds

Kerley storms from the 100m heats, Felix and the United States in bronze in the mixed 4x400m at the Eugene Worlds

In front of almost full stands at Hayward Field, the first evening of these Worlds in Eugene was marked by the very high level performance of Fred Kerley during the 100m heats. The American, owner of the best world performance of the year in 9”77, was very impressive by winning in 9”79 (wind: + 0.1 …

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