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  1. Jamaican star wins 100mRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Fiji Times

    ... end to his season. Britain's European champion James Dasaolu clocked 10.06 to take third ahead of Jamaican Asafa Powell and former world champion Tyson Gay. World record holder and Olympic gold medallist David Rushida finished third in the 800m, ...

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  2. VCB, Bailey-Cole cop 100m titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Jamaica Observer

    ... in Birmingham last weekend, got off to his usual slow start but caught the fast-starting Michael Rodgers and Asafa Powell to win going away. Jason Livermore was fifth in the men's 100m B race in 10.23 seconds (0.0m/s) as Great Britain's Chijindu ...

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  3. Campbell-Brown claims Diamond League win...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Suria

    ... end to his season. Britain's European champion James Dasaolu clocked 10.06 to take third ahead of Jamaican Asafa Powell and former world champion Tyson Gay, both of whom returned from drugs bans this summer, and finished fourth and eighth ...

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  4. James Dasaolu clocked 10.06 seconds to come third in the 100 metres eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Gazette Series

    ... at the weekend after deciding to bring an early end to his season, but Dasaolu still beat beat Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell, both back from their respective drug bans, along with Jamaica's Nesta Carter and Trinidad and Tobago's Richard Thompson, two ...

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  5. What's eating Usain? Logan row draws spotlight to Bolt's moody new personaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... and Bolt appears to have felt it. How he would have liked to follow pal Blake in taking the summer offa Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson recently had successful appeals against 18-month bans for testing positive for performance-enhancing substances. ...

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  6. Ndanusa teases Jamaica's athletics bossRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... walk with their noses in front in all international competitions. With such great names like Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell, Shelly Ann Fraser, Yohan Blake, Veronica Campbell Brown etc, they deserve all the accolades. But the table turned Monday when ...

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  7. As Adam Gemili receives his 100m Commonwealth Games silver medal,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Kent Online

    ... his PB. I was there at the Olympic Stadium in London when he finished second in his heat, a sliver behind Asafa Powell, there too for him missing the Olympic final by 0.4secs. Mine were just one of the many pairs of eyes he couldn't meet after a ...

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  8. The rise and fall of the men's 100m at GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Age

    ... was picked today, Bailey-Cole would be lower in the pecking order than Usain Bolt (9.58), Yohan Blake (9.69), Asafa Powell (when he returns from a drugs ban) and possibly Kemarley Brown (9.93) who has run a faster time this year than Bailey-Cole. ...

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  9. London 2012 was the Mo and Usain show, but legends can become also-ransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... His return comes at a time when Jamaican athletics has been tarnished by several drugs scandals. Last summer, Asafa Powell and Veronica Campbell-Brown were among half a dozen to test positive. Bolt accepts that the dirt ricochets onto him, but his ...

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  10. Bolt slams decision to reduce Gay's doping ban for co-operating with USADARead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... ban because he co-operated with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Gay and Bolt's fellow Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell, both, failed drug tests for oxilofrine in July 2013. Gay was given a one-year ban and Powell was initially suspended for 18 ...

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  11. Is Jamaica's sprinting dominance about to end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... world by running 200 metres faster than Olympic champion Usain Bolt did at the same age. First there was Asafa Powell, who set a new 100m world record back in 2005. He was overtaken by Usain Bolt at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. And since his rise, ...

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  12. Solomon joins sub-45 clubRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... American Marvin Bracy was first to the line in 10.13, while silver was seized by former world record holder Asafa Powell, the Jamaican getting home in 10.15. At the Meeting Madrid 2014, in Spain, Quow picked up silver in the men's 400m, the T&T ...

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  13. The men's 10,000 final at the World Junior Championships will be accompanied by live...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... s ESPN broadcasts. Ross Tucker probes some of the broader implications of the reduction in doping penalties for Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson.

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  14. Powell third, Simpson eighth, in LucerneRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Stabroek News

    LUCERNE, Switzerland, CMC- Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell returned from a doping ban to secure third place in the 100 metres at the International Athletics Meet in Lucerne, Switzerland on Tuesday.

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  15. Athletics-Powell third on comeback after doping ba...Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell finished third on his return to 100m action at a meeting in Lucerne, the day after his reduced doping ban ended.

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  16. Powell makes modest return to track in LucerneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | ABC News

    Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell wasted no time getting back into the thick of the action a day after his doping ban was reduced, running a modest 10.30sec in the 100m at the Lucerne meeting on Wednesday morning.

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  17. Athletics: Powell makes modest return to track in LucerneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell wasted no time getting back into the thick of the action a day after his doping ban was reduced, running a modest 10.30 seconds in the 100m at the Lucerne meeting on Tuesday.

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  18. Double TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... (19.08m) finished second. T&T's Keston Bledman clocked 10.30 seconds to finish joint-third with Jamaican Asafa Powell in the men's 100m "A" race. Bledman, Powell and American Marvin Bracy were joint-fourth overall. Jamaica's Julian Forte was first ...

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  19. Stagsa Haraway works on his startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... perfect my block work and strive for a faster time." After watching a video of Jamaican Olympic gold medalist Asafa Powell's start Battle has implemented a new starting system for Haraway. Instead of having him work to lift his knees out of the ...

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  20. As Asafa Powell returns to action, are we letting drug cheats back into sport too easily?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Former 100metres world record-holder Asafa Powell returned to the track in Lucerne, Switzerland on Tuesday after his 18-month ban for taking a banned stimulant was reduced to six months on appeal.

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