Athletics

Akani Simbine beats tough 100m field

21 July 2019 - 00:03 By DAVID ISAACSON

Boom! Sprinter Akani Simbine scored his first Diamond League victory of the season as he ran a near-perfect 100m to win in London in a season’s best 9.93sec.

The Commonwealth Games champion produced a lightning start against a dangerous field that featured British star Zharnel Hughes, Yohan Blake of Jamaica and Canadian speedster Andre De Grasse...

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