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Rio2016: Elaine Thompson confirmed as the world's fastest woman with 200m gold

Elaine Thompson confirmed as the world’s fastest woman with 200m gold

  • Jamaican secures 100m-200m double by edging out Dafne Schippers
  • ‘I let my light shine tonight,’ says Thompson after winning in 21.78 sec…
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Personalities

Congrats to Jamaican Elaine Thompson , 100 metres Olympics Champion in 10.71 secs

USA’s Tori Bowies takes Slver, fellow Jamaican Fr-Pryce the Bronze.

Congratulations to Manchester, Jamaica sprinter Elaine Thompson taking Gold in the women’s 100 metres tonight in Rio. 97 more words

Rio 2016 Olympics

10.62 secs target as real heat in Women 100 metres Track Heats.

3 Jamaican Women advance to Semi-Finals.

Results: 8 Heats Women 100 metres courtesy IAAF

Mi gente it’s that time. The Track and Field segment of the Rio 2016 Olympics. 343 more words

Rio 2016 Olympics

Track Events in Rio @ 8.05 p.m ET , Congrats to TeamUSA's Gold winners Phelps,Biles and Manuel

USA’s Simone Manuel and Canada’s Penny Oleksiak tie 100 m Gold.

History in Swimming and Gymnastics for US

Well my wonderful Olympics commentary got upended by my personal local Los Angeles demands and obligations, as suddenly the opening ceremony and 1 week of competition flew by. 216 more words

Track & Field

Track & Field World Records Ranking – Women

Ok, this is something I wanted to do for a long time – to rank all the world records in track & field according to their breakability, from the record most susceptible to breaking, which would be ranked lowest, to the most durable record, the most unlikely to be broken, which would be ranked, er… first? 2,718 more words

Track & Field

10.70 secs scorcher in 100 m ,Jamaica's Elaine Thompson 4th fastest woman

‘Suddenly it occurs to me that on that given day with all the top sprinters going for one Gold, someone might  do something crazy like break Flo-Jo’s 28 year old World record of 21.34 seconds.’  359 more words

Rio 2016 Olympics