Posts Tagged Track and field

Eugene hosts IAAF World Junior championships

In this June 13, 2014, photo, Baylor's Trayvon Bromell looks on after winning the men's 100 meters at the NCAA track and field championships, in Eugene, Ore. The Baylor freshman set a junior world record in the 100 meters at the NCAA track and field championships last month. He broke the 10-second barrier, running in 9.97 at Hayward Field. Bromell is making bold predictions for the junior world track championships this week. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Trayvon Bromell is making bold predictions for the junior world track championships this week.

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Lydia Ko wins Marathon Classic with closing birdie

Lydia Ko, of New Zealand, kisses her trophy after winning the Marathon Classic LPGA golf tournament at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio, Sunday, July 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

SYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Now that she’s officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she’ll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.

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Gatlin, Bowie set year-best times

Justin Gatlin of USA  wins the 200m men race at the Herculis International Athletics Meeting, at the Louis II Stadium in Monaco, Friday, July 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

MONACO (AP) — American sprinters Justin Gatlin and Tori Bowie set the fastest times this year in the 200 and 100 meters respectively at the Herculis meeting on Friday.

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