Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce won the women’s 200m at the Nike Seniors Link Up at the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday (4).

Fraser-Pryce clocked 23.07 to take the top spot ahead of Shashalee Forbes of Sprintec, 23.34 and Sharon Simpson, also of Sprintec, 23.51.

Rasheed Dwyer of Sprintec won the men’s event in 20.77 ahead of his teammates Brendon Rodney, 20.97 and Chadic Hinds, 21.28.

Tajay Gayle of UTech won the men’s long jump with a personal best leap of 8.30m, the second-best mark in the world this year.

Shawn-D Thompson was second with 8.17m and Emanuel Archibald of UWI Mona, third with 8.13m.

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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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