Elaine Thompson

Elaine Thompson

Diamond League: Elaine Thompson Runs Second Fastest Time In History (Video)

Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah ran the second-fastest women’s 100m of all time at the Eugene Diamond League. The Jamaican, who retained her 100m-200m title double in Tokyo, clocked a new world lead of 10.54 seconds. Only American Florence Griffith-Joyner has run faster, when she set her world record of 10.49 secs in 1988. Britain’s Dina …

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Tokyo 2020: Elaine Thompson-Herah Completes Sprint Double After Winning 200m Final (Video)

Elaine Thompson-Herah confirmed her place among the pantheon of sprint greats as she secured an unprecedented women’s 100m-200m double-double with a sensational victory over the longer distance in Tokyo. The 29-year-old Jamaican surged home in 21.53 seconds, just .19 seconds off Florence Griffith Joyner’s long-standing world record, to back up her individual golds from Rio …

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Tokyo 2020: Elaine Thompson Defends 100m Olympic Title With Record Time (Video)

Elaine Thompson-Herah has won the 100m final in a new Olympic record time of 10.61; Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson complete a superb 1-2-3 for the Jamaicans. We knew it would have been historical! Elaine Thompson-Herah sets a new National and Olympic Record, 10.61 🥇 ! The second fastest time ever! Shelly-Ann 10.74 🥈 and …

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