Day: August 20, 2008

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Another Golden Girl – Veronica Campbell-Brown Takes Olympics 200m

Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown continued the island’s domination of the Olympics taking the 200 meters in 21.74 seconds, a personal best, with compatriot Kerron taking bronze in 22 sec flat. American Allyson Felix was second in 21.93. The pack could only follow the tail wind of Campbell-Brown as she came out of the bend like a …

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Mark Lee

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Bolt Strikes Twice – New Olympics 200m Record

Going for the mark. Lightning does strike twice in the same place. Jamaica’s Usain Bolt ran 19.30 sec in the men’s 200m finals to take gold in both the sprints in which he set the games and world records. The 21-year-old, who won the 100m title in a world record of 9.69 secs, powered past …

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Mark Lee

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Editor, author and writer with career spanning print, radio, television and new media.

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