Lashawn Merritt

  • US wins men's 4x400 relay at World Championships 16-08-2013 11:09 PM

    Moscow: The United States defended its title in the men's 4x400-meter relay on Friday at the world championships. David Verburg, Tony McQuay, Arman Hall and LaShawn Merritt won the race in 2 minutes, 58.71 seconds. Jamaica was second in 2:59.88 and Russia was third in 2:59.90. ...
  • Race didn't go as planned: Kirani James 14-08-2013 02:43 PM

    Moscow: Kirani James went into the men's 400m final here at the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships, not only as favourite to take gold, but also to maintain Grenada's place on the medal podium at a world event. However, those wishes were blown away in less than 44 seconds by...
  • LaShawn Merritt powers to gold in as Kirani James faded 14-08-2013 09:09 AM

    Moscow: LaShawn Merritt satisfied his hunger for success by regaining the 400 metres title at the world championships on Tuesday with a tactically perfect run as defending champion Kirani James faded badly to finish seventh. Merritt took the race out from the gun and went hard over the first 200...