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American Sprinter Justin Gatlin Wins Diamond League 100m Race

Justin Gatlin

. American sprinter, Justin Gatlin Photo Credit: Capital FM

American sprinter, Justin Gatlin beat Nigerian-born Qatar athlete, Femi Ogunode to win the Diamond League 100m title, clinching the final race of the year with a time of 9.98‎seconds in Brussels, Belgium.

Gatlin got the nod ahead of Ogunode, who also ran the same time; while France’s Jimmy Vicault was third in 9.99seconds at the final Diamond League meeting.

Gatlin has been in sparkling form this season with personal best times in both 100m and 200m. Although he finished second best to Jamaican Usain Bolt in both events at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing last month‎.

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