Asafa Powell

Asafa Powell narrowly missed another sub-10 second clocking at Wednesday’s Bayer Classics in Leverkusen, Germany.

Powell, 36, was aiming for his 98th sub-10 seconds time but fell short with 10.02secs for second place behind Atthur Cissé (civ) 9.93.

Michael O’Hara ran 13.67 in the heats of the men’s 110m hurdles.

100m (1.9) 1 Atthur Cissé (civ) 9.93; 2 Asafa Powell (jam) 10.02; 3 Ojie Edoburun (gbr) 10.08; 4 Julian Reus 10.13; 5 Hassan Taftian (iri) 10.18; 6 Ogho-Oghene Egwero (ngr) 10.22.
110mh (1.0) 1 Yaqoub Mohamed Al-Youha (kuw) 13.44; 2 Damian Czykier (pol) 13.51; 3 Paolo Dal Molin (ita) 13.66; 4 Andreas Martinsen (den) 13.73; 5 Eric Balnuweit 13.80; in heats: Michael O’Hara (jam) 13.67 (-1,4) 1h2; David King (gbr) 13.94 (-1,4) 3h2

By Anthony Foster

Is a two-time Jamaica sports journalist of the year (2004 and 2005) and world-renowned journalist. One of his award-winning articles was on Usain Bolt, 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion and sprint double record holder, was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony has covered Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012 and Rio 2016; Six (6) IAAF World Athletics Championships between 2007 and 2019 and several other international sporting events, including the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his favourite football team, Argentina vs the USA in 2004.

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