Yohan Blake at Tokyo 2020 ... Yohan Blake excited for World Athletics Championships in Budapest
Yohan Blake, a Jamaican sprinter born on December 26, 1989, excels in the 100m and 200m events. He made history by becoming the youngest ever 100m world champion at the 2011 World Athletics Championships. Blake continued his success with silver medals in both the 100m and 200m at the 2012 London Olympics, second only to his teammate, Usain Bolt.

POZNAN, Poland – Yohan Blake has been confirmed for the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix, a Bronze Level World Athletics Continental Tour meeting.

Yohan Blake is confirmed to run the men’s 200m. The rest of the 200m field is not yet known.

Blake, who in his lone 200m this season ran 20.95, is the Deagu 2011 World champion. Blake also ran six 100m races, heats, and finals this season.
He also has two Olympic Games titles (4x100m) and two World titles (100m and 4x100m).

Another top star set for the meet is European indoor champion Ajla Del Ponte, who will run the women’s 100m.

Olympic bronze medalist, Vitezslav Vesely from the Czech Republic, will be in the javelin.

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Anthony Foster
Anthony Foster is a renowned Jamaican sports journalist, honored twice as the Jamaica sports journalist of the year (in 2004 and 2005). His journalistic achievements are globally recognized. Notably, he authored an award-winning article on Usain Bolt, the iconic 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion, and record holder for the sprint double. This significant piece was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony's extensive coverage includes prestigious events such as the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012, and Rio 2016. He has also provided coverage for seven (7) World Athletics Championships held between 2007 and 2022, alongside various other international sporting events. Noteworthy mentions comprise his coverage of the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his cherished experience reporting on the 2004 clash between his favorite football team, Argentina, and the USA.

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