Worlds champion Luvo Manyonga will lead a group of four South African athletes today as they take on some of the best in the world in their respective disciplines at the second of 14 legs in the IAAF Diamond League series in Shanghai, China.
"It is just a start, I hope I can be better and better in the future, I have told my coach that I wanted to showcase my best form in Eugene, even just a little progress", he added.
"When I saw the rain tonight I thought, 'Yes!" he said. Javelin victory was claimed by Lyu Huihui after her third round meeting record throw of 66.85m.
It was Prescod's first Diamond League triumph and the Briton said that while others toiled in the wet, he relished it.
De Grasse, from Markham, Ont., finished eighth in a time of 10.25, while defending world champion Justin Gatlin of the USA finished seventh, in 10.20.
"It was the first 200m of the season, which is always a tough one for me", said Schippers.
World silver medallist Steven Gardiner of Bahamas claimed another win as he broke the 400m meeting record with 43.99 ahead of Botswana's Isaac Makwala with 44.23, while USA's Olympic and world triple jump champion Christian Taylor was fifth in 45.24.
In the men's 110m hurdles, Jamaica's reigning world and Olympic champion Omar McLeod was left praying for victory on the finishing line before he could celebrate a third Shanghai win in a row.
Shubenkov's compatriot Mariya Lasitskene, the double world women's high jump champion, maintained a winning run that goes back to July 2016 as she cleared 1.97m, the best so far this season.
China's 19-year-old Shi Yuhao had taken the lead with a PB of 8.43m in the second round, a mark which Manyonga had matched in the fourth round to sit ahead on countback.
It was a Kenyan 1-2 in the men's 800m, where Wyfliffe Kinyamal's meeting record of 1:43.91 was just enough to beat compatriot Jonathan Kitilit (1:43.95), with third placed Marcin Lewandowski (Poland) 1.46s behind the two pace-setters.
Olympic 400m hurdles champion Dalilah Muhammad of the United States won in a season's best of 53.77, with Janieve Russell of Jamaica clocking a personal best of 53.78 in second place.
World record holder of Pole Vault, Lavillenie Renaud of France beat Lisek Piotr and Chinese athlete Xue Changrui with 5.81 meters.
Beatrice Chepkoech of Kenya won the women's 3000m steeplechase in 9:07.27, the fastest time this year. There was 1500m success for Kenya's Timothy Cheruiyot as he moved past Ethiopia's Samuel Tefera in the final stages to clock a world-leading 3:31.48.
Iran's government must decide whether to follow the United States and withdraw or try to salvage what's left with the Europeans. Companies and banks doing business with Iran will have to scramble to extricate themselves or run afoul of the US government.
The Magpies could yet finish anywhere between 10th and 14th going into the final game of the season at home to Chelsea on Sunday. They have lost four games in a row and there is no denying that they have appeared to be complacent in their endeavours lately.
People remained trapped in restaurants and theaters as officers cordoned off streets and went door-to-door interviewing witnesses. A string of jihadist attacks have claimed the lives of over 245 people around France in the past three years.
And over in the North, National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) coach of the year Dwane Casey would still be employed. He's averaging more than 30 points per game against 'em in the playoffs, and has beaten them the last six times in Boston.
Coverage of today's La Liga game between Real Madrid and Celta Vigo will be shown live on Sky Sports Mix / Sky Sports Red Button. Four minutes later, Gareth Bale netted for Los Blancos with a close-range finish after being set up by Luka Modric .
It only took a special effort to remove Pant with de Villiers holding on to a spectacular sliding catch at long-on. The RCB have done alright lately with the ball and they would hoping to maintain that at the high-scoring Kotla.
The highest number of voters (6.03 lakh) are in Bengaluru South and the lowest (1.7 lakh) at Sringeri in Chikkamagaluru district. Addressing a press conference here, Yeddyurappa expressed confidence that there is a strong wave in favour of his party.
A record number of billionaires with a connection to Scotland are included in the annual list of the UK's wealthiest people. In second place were Sri and Gopi Hinduja whose personal wealth was valued at £20.64bn, up £4.44bn from a year ago .
As a result of the new US sanctions, companies worldwide must stop doing business with Iran or risk USA fines or other punishment. The top diplomats of Iran, France, Britain and Germany are expected to meet early next week to discuss their next steps.
UFC 224 features a bantamweight title fight in its main event along with other Brazilian standouts throughout the card. What are we to make of Mackenzie Dern? Amanda Cooper is 4-3 with all three of her losses coming by way of submission.
It'll be a very warm weekend for us, with highs in the low-to-mid-90s on Saturday and highs in the mid-90s on Mother's Day. Expect partly cloudy skies throughout the rest of your Saturday evening as temperatures fall into the mid-60s.
Like we already said, this feature is now only rolling out to Android users, but it should be rolled out for iOS users soon. YouTube is kicking off Google's aims that will greatly help customers balance technology and life.
China's aircraft carrier begins sea trials
The Chinese Navy started sea trials of aircraft carrier of its own production of the Type 001A, Xinhua reported. The conventional-fuel-powered vessel is about 300 meters long.
Simpson matches course record, Woods stays afloat
With these greens as soft as they are, I didn't take advantage of the opportunities I had today to really shoot a good number". He recovered with what was an expected birdie at the par-five ninth, only to immediately give the shot back at the 10th.
Euro super league will beat EPLl: Wenger
With David Wagner's home side are already, miraculously, safe, Arsenal have more to play for here. Who do you think will win the 2017/2018 EPL? Manchester United won the game 2-1.
Saudi Arabia intercepts 3 missiles over Riyadh, Jizan
The alert will tell citizens to take shelter in secure locations and avoid "areas prone to air strikes and missile strikes". Since November of a year ago , the Iran-backed insurgents have intensified missile attacks into neighbouring Saudi Arabia.
To mothers, with love
Celebrate Mother's Day by sending her warmest greetings and messages created with love that will touch the heart of your mother . I am the little girl in a spring cotton dress when I need to be wearing winter clothing, but I can not stand winter clothing.
Monahan: Players was ideal for Tiger-Phil
Woods' 65 is his career-low round at TPC Sawgrass, and his lowest since a third-round 66 in 2001. Woods' iron play was spot on and his putter red hot as he birdied four of the first five holes.
Parmanu trailer: Story of how nuclear India took birth
The statement added, "We would like to make no further comment and focus all our energies on the release of the film now". Don't believe us? Check out the trailer for Inception and play close attention at the 1.10 minute mark.
Hoje é o último dia pra transferir título de eleitor
O objetivo da ação é facilitar o acesso das pessoas trans ao processo de inclusão do nome social no título eleitoral. A multa para o eleitor que deixar de votar ou justificar sua ausência no dia da eleição é de R$3,51 por turno.