Dix, James, Foster-Hylton, Jeter, Heidler amongst stars for Daegu

Dix, James, Foster-Hylton, Jeter, Heidler amongst stars for Daegu

DAEGU (Sporting Alert) – Sprinters Walter Dix, Carmelita Jeter and Kirani James, as well as throwers Tatyana Lysenko and Betty Heidler are amongst the already confirmed stars for the Colorful Daegu Meeting, organisers said on Tuesday. The track and field meeting, which will take place on May 16 is part of the IAAF World Challenge…

Olympic champion Lashawn Merritt impresses in Guadeloupe

Olympic champion Lashawn Merritt impresses in Guadeloupe

BAIE-MAHAULT, Guadeloupe (Sporting Alert) – Olympic champion Lashawn Merritt got his outdoor season off to a flyer after clocking a world-leading time to win the men’s 400-metres at the Stade de Baie-Mahault in Guadeloupe on Tuesday. The American who was impressive at the Penn Relays last weekend took his main event in 44.73, the quickest…