Asafa Powell Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Hughes sparkles in LausanneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sky Sports

    ... 26 races. "I love this track! Last year I ran 9.79sec, this year there was more competition with Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell," said Gatlin, who has served two doping bans. "It's always good to face the best, it's like a heavyweight boxing match, ...

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  2. Powell, Gay looking to scalp GatlinRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... way to a golden treble at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. "Is Justin Gatlin unbeatable?" Bolt's Jamaican teammate Asafa Powell asked ahead of Thursday's Diamond League meet, where he will face both Gatlin and his U.S. teammate Tyson Gay. "I don't know ...

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  3. Will it be better in Beijing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... Bolt false-started in the men's 100m. Before the meet, some of us were thinking 1-2-3-4, but injury knocked Asafa Powell and his world leading time of 9.78 seconds out of contention. Then Bolt erred and, on the restart, Nesta Carter caught a severe ...

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  4. Asafa, Gatlin or Gay?Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Here we go! It's time for the biggest race of the year! Justin Gatlin vs Asafa Powell vs Tyson Gay in the 100m at the Lausanne Diamond League. All three have been blazing up the track with Gatlin and Powell taking unbeaten records into this one.

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  5. Showdown in Lausanne - Confident Powell targets fast timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Sprinter Asafa Powell certainly knows how to talk the talk these days and, with a showdown with top dog Justin Gatlin and fellow American Tyson Gay highlighting today's IAAF Diamond League stop in Lausanne, the Jamaican star is backing himself to walk the walk - or well; run the run in the Swiss city. Powell, the one-time world record holder over 100m, is confident that he can beat his two rivals when they come together today inside the Stade Olympique de la Pontaise - the same track where he ran his personal-best 9.72 in 2008 - a time that he thinks he can possibly threaten here.

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  6. Another fast oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    JAMAICAN sprint sensation Asafa Powell has partnered with Thumbkandi, the newest interactive messaging app, to launch the first emoji collection to feature an international pro runner. Powell, who has clocked the most sub-10 100m runs in the history of the sport, copped another win this season on Friday last.

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  7. Injured Usain Bolt pulls out of Diamond League meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... at the Jamaica trials last week where he had been expected to sharpen his sprinting form against the likes of Asafa Powell and Yohan Blake. Bolt's agent, Ricky Simms, said then that the 100- and 200-meter world record holder was never certain to run ...

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  8. Dr Paul Wright: Usain, Ja athletes will be ready - for BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... The improvement of new sensation Elaine Thompson from 11.4 to sub-11 in four years replicates what he did with Asafa Powell some years ago. That he continues to ply his trade in Jamaica says a lot for his nationalism. It is high time that a national ...

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  9. UK anti-doping chiefs to probe allegations made about Mo Farah's coach Alberto SalazarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... after convicted dopers Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay became US champions at 200 and 100m respectively, while Asafa Powell, who has also served a suspension, won the Jamaican 100m title. Gatlin's time of 19.57secs makes him the fifth fastest man in ...

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  10. Jamaica's anti-doping agency starts collecting athletes' blood samplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... Eight Jamaican athletes tested positive later that same year, including former 100-meter record holder Asafa Powell and three-time Olympic medalist Sherone Simpson. Powell and Simpson had 18-month bans imposed by Jamaican authorities cut to six ...

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  11. Alberto Salazar doping allegations: ''Truth will come out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... after convicted dopers Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay became US champions at 200 and 100m respectively, while Asafa Powell, who has also served a suspension, won the Jamaican 100m title. Gatlin's time of 19.57secs makes him the fifth fastest man in ...

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  12. 19-year-old US track phenom becomes the fastest teenager ever, takes over US ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... of The Telegraph dug into the numbers and found that of the five fastest active sprinters - Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell, Tyson Gay, Justin Gatlin, and Yohan Blake - only Blake broke 10 seconds before turning 20. If he runs the way he's been running a ...

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  13. Romanos: Is Usain Bolt's career over?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... athletics world is full of talk of the new sprint sensation, 19-year-old American Trayvon Bromell, and veterans Asafa Powell and Justin Gatlin (who is widely scorned after serving two suspensions for taking banned substances).

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  14. 9.84 is Asafa's magic timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Asafa Powell powering to victory in 9.84 seconds in the men's 100 metres at the National Championships last Friday night. Nickel Ashmeade was second in 9.91 while Kemar Bailey-Cole took third in 9.97 and Nesta Carter , fourth in 9.98.

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  15. Is Usain Bolt's career over?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... athletics world is full of talk of the new sprint sensation, 19-year-old American Trayvon Bromell, and veterans Asafa Powell and Justin Gatlin (who is widely scorned after serving two suspensions for taking banned substances).

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  16. Powell's pain, Powell's gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Asafa Powell reacts after winning the men's 100 metres final at the JAAA/Supreme Ventures Senior National Athletics Championships at the National Stadium on Friday night. "I can tell you that I'm definitely not going to China to lose.

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  17. Bromell makes Bolt look lethargicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Local10.com

    ... 100m. Thursday's effort in the heats equaled the second-fastest 100m effort of 2015, alongside Jamaican veteran Asafa Powell, and was just 0.1s slower than Gatlin's leading mark of 9.74. "I'm really surprised by my time because when I slowed it ...

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  18. Trayvon Bromell is the 10th quickest man of all time so is this the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... the team going to the World Championships in Beijing. Of the five fastest men in the world - Bolt, Yohan Blake, Asafa Powell, Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin - only Blake broke 10sec before he was 20 and Bolt did not do it until he was 21. Bromell has ...

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  19. ATHLETICS: Powell sorry for Blake, backs Bolt to return to bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Asafa Powel winning the men's 100m and claiming the National Championship title last night inside the National Stadium in Kingston. National 100m champion and former world record holder Asafa Powell says he is saddened by the struggles of Yohan Blake but believes Usain Bolt will be back to his best at the World Championships, as he admitted concern over his compatriots' form coming into the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association /Supreme Ventures National Senior Championships.

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  20. Trayvon Bromell: Teen U.S. sprinter makes Usain Bolt look lethargic in 2015Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | WORC-FM Worcester

    ... 100m. Thursday's effort in the heats equaled the second-fastest 100m effort of 2015, alongside Jamaican veteran Asafa Powell, and was just 0.1s slower than Gatlin's leading mark of 9.74. "I'm really surprised by my time because when I slowed it ...

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