Evan Jager breaks American Steeplechase Record in Monaco
Read more about Jager's Record setting run and what it means for London. http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, as Conselus Kipruto (KEN) chases down Paul Koech (KEN) for the win, Jager (USA) breaks the nearly 6 year old record by 2.01 seconds. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 Conseslus Kipruto KEN 8:03.49 4 2 Paul Kipsiele Koech KEN 8:03.90 2 3 Evan Jager USA 8:06.81 1 4 Bernard Mbugua Nganga KEN 8:09.23 5 Jairus Kipchoge Birech KEN 8:10.62 6 Brahim Taleb MAR 8:14.11 7 Richard Kipkemboi Mateelong KEN 8:16.26 8 Jukka Keskisalo FIN 8:27.96 9 Ion Luchianov MDA 8:29.69 10 Youcef Abdi AUS 8:32.86 11 Alex Genest CAN 8:36.69 12 Tanguy Pepiot FRA 8:39.90 John Kibet Koech KEN DNF Hillary Kipsang Yego KEN DNF
USA relay coach Jon Drummond comments on 4x100 races at 2012 Herculis Monaco
After a week of relay training camp, the U.S. 4x100 meter relays squads raced in Monaco, where the men ran a world leading 37.61 seconds while the 'A' female squad failed to complete the race. Drummond gives his feelings on how the teams performed and what needs to be worked on in the coming weeks leading up to the Olympic Games.
Ryan Bailey anchors USA 4x1 to victory at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Evan Jager sets American record 8:06.81 at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Watch Evan's record setting run here Evan Jager breaks the American Record in the steeplechase at the Monaco Diamond League with his run of 8:06.81. The time breaks Daniel Lincoln's 2006 mark by 2.01 seconds. Welcome the United States to the world of Elite Steepling! - Read about what this run means for Evan's medal chances in London
Nick Willis part 1 after 3.30 national record at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Duane Solomon talks confidence after big breakthrough 1.43.44 at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Blessing Okagbare wins 100m in Monaco - Universal Sports
http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, Okagbare (NGR) gets her second Diamond League, posting a time of 10.96 beating the Americans Tianna Madison and Jeneba Tarmoh. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 Blessing Okagbare NGR 10.96 4 2 Tianna Madison USA 10.99 2 3 Jeneba Tarmoh USA 11.09 1 4 Kerron Stewart JAM 11.11 5 Ivet Lalova BUL 11.15 6 Sheri-Ann Brooks JAM 11.24 7 Lauryn Williams USA 11.24 8 Myriam SoumarÃÂÃÂ© FRA 11.37
Nick Symmonds goals for Monaco and Olympic approach
Nick Symmonds made his first U.S. outdoor team in 2007 but has truly emerged himself as an international contender in the last few championship cycles. With an Olympic medal as the goal for 2012, Nick discusses how training has done in aftermath of the Olympic Trials, goals for this Friday's race in Monaco and approach to beating David Rudisha.
Jonathan Borlee edges James in 400m - Universal Sports
http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, in a stacked race, Borlee (BEL) gets the win by .02 seconds over the world champ Kirani James (GRM), and Lashawn Merritt (USA) doesn't finish. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com 1 Jonathan BorlÃÂÃÂ©e BEL 44.74 4 2 Kirani James GRN 44.76 2 3 KÃÂÃÂ©vin BorlÃÂÃÂ©e BEL 44.94 1 4 LuguelÃÂÃÂn Santos DOM 45.10 5 Jeremy Wariner USA 45.28 6 Martyn Rooney GBR 45.52 7 Pavel MaslÃÂÃÂ¡k CZE 45.55 LaShawn Merritt USA DNF
Asbel Kiprop wins 1500m with World Leading time in Monaco
2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, Kiprop (KEN) the DL leader gets his third win of the season at 3:28.88. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 Asbel Kiprop KEN 3:28.88 4 2 Nixon Kiplimo Chepseba KEN 3:29.77 2 3 Nicholas Willis NZL 3:30.35 1 4 Amine Laalou MAR 3:30.54 5 Taoufik Makhloufi ALG 3:30.80 6 Bethwell Birgen KEN 3:31.00 7 Benson Seurei KEN 3:31.61 8 Collins Cheboi KEN 3:32.08 9 ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂlvaro RodrÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂguez ESP 3:34.50 10 Yoann Kowal FRA 3:35.03 11 Gregory Beugnet FRA 3:38.00 Robby Andrews USA DNF James Kiplagat Magut KEN DNF Andrew Kiptoo Rotich KEN DNF
USA Men's relay team post world leading time - Universal Sports
http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, in the Men's 4x100m, the American A squad, featuring Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin, despite some shaky hand offs gets the win at 37.61 seconds. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 United States "Red" USA 37.61 2 United States "Blue" USA 37.83 3 Canada CAN 38.60 4 France FRA 38.73 5 Italy ITA 38.76 6 Hong Kong, China HKG 39.19
Lashawn Merritt ready for a good race before final London preparations at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Yes he is the reigning Olympic Champion, but no one has deemed Lashawn with the title of "Gold Medal Favorite" until this spring as he was crushing all and any would be competitors. Monaco is his last tuneup before he begins to defend his gold medal.
Kirani James narrow 2nd place finisher at 2012 Herculis Monaco
USA Women's Relay Team has troubles in 4x100m - Universal Sports
http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, the B squad defeats the A squad, featuring Carmelita Jeter and Alyson Felix, as troublesome hands offs give them a DQ. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 United States "Blue" USA 42.24 2 France FRA 43.51 Netherlands NED DNF United States "Red" USA DNF
Evan Jager ready to test limits in steeple at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Aries Merritt wins 110m hurdles in Monaco - Universal Sports
http://www.UniversalSports.com 2012, Monaco, Monte Carlo, IAAF Track and Field Diamond League, at the world leading time of 12.93 seconds, Merritt (USA) gets his 2nd DL win, and states his claim for gold in London. (Watch the full event at UniversalSports.com) 1 Aries Merritt USA 12.93 4 2 Jason Richardson USA 13.07 2 3 Sergey Shubenkov RUS 13.09 1 4 David Oliver USA 13.14 5 Jeff Porter USA 13.19 6 Garfield Darien FRA 13.27 7 Andrew Riley JAM 13.28 8 Dimitri Bascou FRA 13.54
Gabe Anderson after 3k talks breakthroughs this season at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Julie Culley ready to mix it up against international field at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Julie Culley talks about running the 3k in Monaco, which is shaping up to be one of the deepest American women's field in history. Culley will run this evening
Nick Willis part 2 after 3.30 national record at 2012 Herculis Monaco
Insight on Aries Merritt's doodle sheet and killing time at meet hotels at 2012 Herculis Monaco
It's like when John Stewart draws circles on his sheets of paper that we are pretty sure don't say anything. Aries Merritt does great interviews, but not every athlete can stay focused during press conferences when no one is asking them questions. The fastest hurdler in the world this year gives us some insight on how he eats up time when not dominating hurdles.