Kirani James

  • Race didn't go as planned: Kirani James August 14, 2013

    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 August 14, 2013

    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 but,...
  • Kirani James shocked over Oscar Pistorius murder charge March 8, 2013

    Toronto: Olympic and world 400 metre champion Grenada's Kirani James says he was shocked on hearing the South African double amputee athlete, Oscar Pistorius, was accused of murder. James, who shared an iconic moment with Oscar Pistorius at last year's London Olympic Games, said he learnt of the Valentine Day...