Miguel Francis Wins 200m At Grenada Invitational

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British athlete Miguel Francis clocked a new 200m World lead and a meet record of 20.10 seconds (wind 1.0m/s) and beat 3-time Olympic games medalist Andre de Grasse of Canada into second place (20.16 seconds).

He accomplished this at the Grenada Invitational over the weekend.

 

 

Men 200m results

1 MIGUEL FRANCIS GBR M 20.16
2 ANDRE DEGRASSE CAN M 20.20
3 KYLE GREAUX TTO 20.51
4 BRANDON RODNEY CAN 20.63
5 TRENTAVIS FRIDAY USA 20.81
6 TYQUENDO TRACEY JAM 21.13
7 JUSTIN GATLIN USA 22.16
AKEEM BLOOMFIELD JAM DNF

The men’s 100m won Great Britain’s Adam Gemili in 10.10 (wind 0.4m/s) as Canadian sprinter Aaron Brown was second in 10.13, with Christopher Belcher of the United States in third in 10.14.

The women’s 100m hurdles was won by Evonne Britton of the USA in a personal best and World lead of 12.81 (wind 1.9m/s) ahead of Jamaica’s Megan Simmonds in 12.93. American 2016 Olympic silver medallist Nia Ali was third in 12.99.

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2 COMMENTS

  1. good for him. Representing the UK with a STRONG ANTIGUAN ACCENT. lol

    Running for the people who once colonized his forefathers.

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