Usain Bolt to run with Mo Farah?
MOSCOW, Aug. 17 - Hardly anybody even with little
background on track and field would ask a sprinter to race with a
long distance runner even in their wildest dreams. But British
Olympic double gold medallist Mo Farah has other ideas.
Nadeeka Lakmali – only second Lankan to figure in final of World
MOSCOW, Aug. 17 - Javelin thrower Nadeeka
Lakmali will become only the second Sri Lankan athlete to feature in
a final after Susanthika Jayasinghe when she competes in women’s
javelin throw final of the 14th IAAF World Championships at Luzhniki
Stadium here on Sunday evening.
Five Lankan athletes in action
The five Lankan athletes will be competing in
men’s and women’s 100m, 400m and 1,500m, which Sri Lanka eyes medals
at the week-long Asia’s biggest youth sports extravaganza, Asian
Youth Games which starts today (18) at Nanjing China.
Bolt completes sprint double
MOSCOW, Aug. 17 - World’s fastest man Usain Bolt
underlined his track supremacy with another blistering dash in men’s
200m final to complete a grand sprint double on the penultimate day
of the 14th IAAF World Championships at Luzhniki Stadium here on