Campbell-Brown wins women’s 100m in Shanghai

SHANGHAI (AP) — Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown beat American rival Carmelita Jeter to capture the women’s 100 meters on her 29th birthday at the Shanghai Diamond League meet today.

Campbell-Brown benefited from a fast start and held off a quickly closing Jeter in the final meters to win in a time of 10.92 seconds. Jeter was second in 10.95 and Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare third in 11.23. Read more >>

Source: Jamaica Observer