Former St Jago Highschool standout Rasheed Broadbell stole the present at Velocity Fest 9 when he produced a scintillating 13.15s (-0.6m/s) to set a world lead within the males’s 110m hurdles, upstaging veterans reminiscent of Elaine Thompson-Herah and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce who gained the 100m and 200m, respectively.
Broadbell gained the occasion going away from a category area that included Commonwealth Video games champion Ronald Levy who was second in 13.43s and Orlando Bennett who was third in 13.50s to set tongues wagging inside Nationwide Stadium.
The MVP athlete loved the tag of world chief for a really brief time frame, nonetheless, as American Grant Holloway lowered that mark to 13.07s on the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational within the USA.
Shimayra Williams of Elite Efficiency gained the ladies’s 100m hurdles in 13.02s (-0.4m/s) forward of Oneka Wilson of Zilac Athletics who was second in 13.71.
In the meantime, Thompson-Herah of MVP gained the ladies’s 100m in a wise 11.21s (+0.0/ms), however was made to work exhausting for the win by Remona Burchell of Sprintec who was second in 11.35s.
Burchell was quickest out of the blocks and led the race for as much as 50m earlier than long-striding Thompson-Herah hit prime pace to take management of the race. Natasha Morrison, who gained part two of the timed ultimate, was third total with 11.41s whereas operating right into a headwind of -1.7m/s.
There have been six sections of the boys’s 100m, which was gained by Nigel Ellis of MVP who gained warmth 5 in 10.39s (-2.0m/s). A variety of false begins in a fairly just a few of the heats noticed Oshane Bailey of Sprintec and Ackeem Blake of Titans being disqualified, whereas Yohan Blake failed to start out after his warmth was recalled not less than three totally different occasions. Brendon Rodney of Sprintec was second in 10.40s (-2.0m/s), whereas Asafa Powell, who gained warmth 4, was third total in 10.48s (-2.mm/s).
Fraser-Pryce of Elite Efficiency stormed to victory within the girls’s 200m in 22.66s (-0.2m/s) forward of Stephenie-Ann McPherson who was second in 22.90s. Schoolgirl Brianna Lyston was third total, after she gained part one in 23.28s (+0.5m/s).
British sprinter Zharnel Hughes of Racers ran an outstanding 200m to submit a season finest and meet file 20.14s (+1.1m/s), ending method forward of second-placed Romario Williams of Sprintec in 20.59s. Antonio Watson of Petersfield Excessive was third in 20.70s.
Ronda Whyte continues to get pleasure from good early season kind when she produced a second private finest efficiency in current weeks to win the ladies’s 400m in meet file 51.28s. The UWI pair of Candice McLeod (51.56s) and Roneisha McGregor (52.06s) have been second and third, respectively.
The lads’s 400m went to Jamoi Jackson of MVP, who completed strongly to win in 46.83s as he caught Anthony Cox on the road to relegate the Racers athlete to second in 46.63s. Demar Murray of GC Foster Faculty was third in 46.83s.
Roshown Clarke of Camperdown gained the 400m hurdles in 52.66 whereas Kemarley Baker was second in 55.55s. Oshane Levy of UWI didn’t end the race.
Within the area occasions, Kai Chang of UWI produced a private finest 62.60m to win the boys’s discus forward of Chad Wright of Throwers R Us who was second with 57.75m and Bradon Lloyd of Clarendon Faculty 55.23m.
Samantha Corridor of Throwers R Us gained the ladies’s discus with 53.79m, Tamara Thompson of GC Foster was second with 48.81m, whereas Roxene Simpson was third with 47.49m.
O’Dayne Richards of MVP broke his personal meet file of 18.99m, setting a brand new mark of 19.15m within the males’s shot put, whereas Kobe Lawrence (unattached) was second with 16.90m with Moses Parkinson of GC Foster third with 14.52m.
Tissanna Hickling of GC Foster gained the ladies’s lengthy soar with 6.23m (+0.8m/s), Velecia Williams of Zilac Athletics was second with 6.01m (+1.1m/s) and Melissa Walker of MVP was third with 5.84m (-0.4m/s).
Shawn-D Thompson of GC Foster Faculty upstaged World Champion Tajay Gayle of MVP to take the boys’s lengthy soar. Thompson gained with 7.81m (+0.1m/s), Gayle was second with 7.76m (+0.6m.s), whereas Aubrey Allen (unattached) was third with 7.47m (+0.1m/s).
World chief Shaneika Ricketts of Ricketts PC, who struggled with fouls, gained the ladies’s triple soar with 14.06m (-2.7m/s). Her clubmate Sandisha Antoine was second with 13.67m (-1.6m/s), whereas Ackelia Smith of Edwin Allen was third with 13.57m.
Domon Williams of Ricketts PC gained the boys’s triple soar with 15.49m (-2.6m/s), Tevin Dunn, additionally of Ricketts, was second with 15.44m, whereas third went to Chevaughn Parkinson of GC Foster with 15.20m.
Elvis Graham of GC Foster was the one contest within the males’s javelin and recorded a brand new meets file of 66.80m on his ultimate throw.