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  1. Justin Gatlin shoots Usain Bolt a warning while Mo Farah hits out at his criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... and at the Diamond League meet he saw off his two closest rivals this season in teammate Tyson Gay and Jamaican Asafa Powell. A smart start and impressive drive phase from 60 metres through to the line saw him clock 9.75 seconds, with Powell edging ...

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  2. Keshorn gets strongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Trinidad Guardian

    From left, Justin Gatlin from the USA, Tyson Gay from the USA and Asafa Powell from Jamaica compete in the men's 100m race at the Athletissima IAAF Diamond League athletics meeting in the Stade Olympique de la Pontaise in Lausanne, Switzerland, yesterday. AP PHOTO Olympic gold medallist Keshorn Walcott set a new national record for the fifth time in less than a year when he won the Javellin event at the Diamond League Meeting Athletissima in Lausanne, Switzerland yesterday.

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  3. Justin Gatlin races to 100 win in 9.75 at Athletissima meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    From left, Tyson Gay from the USA, Justin Gatlin from the USA and Asafa Powell from Jamaica compete in the men's 100m race at the Athletissima IAAF Diamond League athletics meeting in the Stade Olympique de la Pontaise in Lausanne, Switzerland, Thursday, July 9, 2015. Tyson Gay from the USA, Justin Gatlin from the USA and Asafa Powell from Jamaica, from left, compete in the men's 100m race at the Athletissima IAAF Diamond League athletics meeting in the Stade Olympique de la Pontaise in Lausanne, Switzerland, Thursday, July 9, 2015.

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  4. Powell, Gay fail to beat Gatlin in LausanneRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Justin Gatlin powered past Jamaican Asafa Powell and fellow American Tyson Gay here on Thursday to remain unbeaten since 2013. The 33-year-old veteran, the fastest man so far this season, clocked 9.75 seconds to win the men's 100 meters sprint, which is not a Diamond Race event here at the Athletissima.

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  5. Book has inside track on Jamaica's sprint talent but no answer to big questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... the evidence arrived. In 2013, six Jamaican athletes tested positive - including the former world record-holder Asafa Powell, the double Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown and the Olympic silver medallist Sherone Simpson - albeit their ...

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  6. Mo Farah allegedly tells teammate Andy Vernon to 'f*** off'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... n was just one-hundredth of a second off his personal best as he claimed 100m victory in a rapid 9.75 sec, with Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay both registering 9.92 sec for second and third.

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  7. Gatlin, Gay, Powell battleRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Fiji Times

    ... world championships in Beijing. In his absence, a stellar field of the world's fastest men will meet, with Asafa Powell also featuring. With an ever-creeping shadow of doubt over the towering Jamaican Bolt's form and fitness, Gatlin and Gay both ...

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Gatlin is beatable, say sprint rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Tyson Gay of the USA and Jamaica's Asafa Powell during a press conference on the eve of the Diamond League Athletissima athletics meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, yesterday. PARIS: Justin Gatlin might have strung together an undefeated run of 25 races since August 2013, but his main rivals in the absence of the injured Usain Bolt believe the American sprinter can be beaten.

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  14. Gatlin, Powell and Gay set for Lausanne showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... world championships in Beijing. In his absence, a stellar field of the world's fastest men will meet, with Asafa Powell also featuring. With an ever-creeping shadow of doubt over the towering Jamaican Bolt's form and fitness, Gatlin and Gay both ...

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  15. Gatlin Heads Season-Best Lineup in 100 at Athletissima MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | ABC News

    ... over 100 at the Athletissima Diamond League meet. "This is the biggest race I'm going to be in for the season," Asafa Powell said Wednesday, days after the Jamaican former world record holder won at Paris in a season-best 9.81, second only to ...

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

    Jun 30, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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