100 Metres

  • Yohan Blake not ruled out of world 100m title defence: Manager 30-06-2013 09:13 PM

    Kingston: World 100 metres champion Yohan Blake has not been ruled out of defending his title in Moscow in August because of injury, his manager Cubie Seegobin said on Sunday, knocking down media reports that the Jamaican was to undergo surgery. "There is absolutely no discussions or plans for any...
  • Asafa Powell wins re-run 100m at Ostrava meet 28-06-2013 11:02 AM

    Prague: Jamaica's Asafa Powell was twice a winner of the 100 metres at the Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava on Thursday after he sprinted to victory - only to be told the race would be re-run because of a false start. Powell, a former world record holder, powered across the...
  • Eyeing the finishing line: 3 contenders and one goal 18-07-2008 06:28 PM

    Karachi: Fast bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said he was confident Pakistan's hotly-anticipated tour of India next month would pass off safely and urged the two sides to use threats by Hindu radicals as motivation. Pakistan will meet their arch-rivals in five one-day internationals and two Twenty20s in December...