Eleven (11) Jamaicans will be in action at Saturday’s (28 Aug) Paris Diamond League, set for the Charléty stadium.
In that order, Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games 100m podium finishers Elaine Thompson-Herah, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and Shericka Jackson will again face off for the fourth time in a month.
Thompson-Herah added the Prefontaine Classic to her Olympics glory, while Fraser-Pryce won on Thursday in Lausanne. In all four meets, the Jamaicans finished 1-2-3.
Jackson was third on all previous occasions.
Paris Diamond League schedule:
9:03 am Women’s 400m hurdles (Janieve Russell, Shamier Little, Anna Ryzhykova)
9:14 am Men’s 200m (Fred Kerley, Kenneth Bednarek, Aaron Brown, Josephus Lyles)
9:18 am Men’s triple jump
9:21 am Women’s 3,000m
9:39 am Women’s 100m (Elaine Thompson-Herah, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Shericka Jackson, Natasha Morrison, Dina Asher-Smith, Ajla Del Ponte, Mujinga Kambundji)
9:43 am Men’s javelin (Johannes Vetter, Anderson Peters, Gatis Cakss)
9:55 am Men’s 800m (Marco Arop, Ferguson Rotich, Clayton Murphy, Patryk Dobek)
10:05 am Women’s 400m (Candice McLeod, Allyson Felix, Marileidy Paulino, Quanera Haynes, Femke Bol)
10:22 am Women’s 100m hurdles (Britany Anderson, Megan Tapper, Danielle Williams, Christina Clemons, Gabrielle Cunningham)
10:34 am Men’s 3,000m Steeplechase
10:53 am Men’s 110m hurdles (Hansle Parchment, Ronald Levy, Devon Allen, Daniel Roberts, Andrew Pozzi)