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Isaac Grimes Jumps World Lead As Nigeria Raymond Out Of Final Despite Fastest In The Heat In Arkansas

Isaac Grimes dazed all at Tyson Invitation at Arkansas on Friday (12) to seat on top of long jump world ranking with his mercurial 8.33m jump. Ghanian Deborah Acquah was a winner with 6.58m jump in the female.

All African Games Champion Nigeria Raymond Ekevwo was the fastest in the 60m heat with season best of 6.57s but did not start the final for inexplicable reason. It was Micah William that won the final in 6.60s

Tray Cunningham 7.55s Collegiate lead followed by Damion Thomas 7.69s. Grace Stark 7.96s also had Collegiate lead took first after shaking off challenge from Chanel Brissett 7.98s.

Bryce Deadmon impressive 45.22s won the 400m.

By discernsportblog

Former sprinter, Taewondo and Badminton Player. Sport Physiotherapist

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