Xiang Liu runs 12.97 WL time in Shanghai; Williams-Mills impresses too
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Xiang Liu runs 12.97 WL time in Shanghai; Williams-Mills impresses too

SHANGHAI, China (Sporting Alert) — Xiang Liu was in stunning form at the Samsung Diamond League Meet in Shanghai on Saturday night after the Chinese hurdler sizzled to a world-leading time to win the men’s 110m Hurdles. Liu, the 2004 Athens Olympic gold medallist, who is coming back from a series of injuries that barred…

Bolt wins 100m in 9.82 at Jamaica International Invitational
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Bolt wins 100m in 9.82 at Jamaica International Invitational

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Sporting Alert) — Triple Olympic champion Usain Bolt opened his quest to defend his titles in London with a world-leading 9.82 seconds performance to win the men’s 100m at the Jamaica International Invitational Meet at the National Stadium Saturday night. Bolt, who looked in good form could have easily broken into the 9.7s,…

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake says 4x100m World record will go again
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Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake says 4x100m World record will go again

MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — World 100-metres champion Yohan Blake is predicting another world record for Jamaica in the men’s 4x100m at the London Olympics later this summer. Blake was a member of the Jamaican quartet which set the current mark of 37.04 seconds at the IAAF World Championships last year in Daegu, South Korea…