Diamond Clash men's 100m

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May 26, 2016
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Diamond Clash

MEN'S 100m

The men's 100m at the Prefontaine Classic put some of the fastest men in history against each other.

Jamaican speedster Asafa Powell - the former 100m world record holder has not had a great time competing against US standard-bearer Justin Gatlin and with Tyson Gay, early season form man Femi Ogunode, World Champs co-bronze medal winner Andre DeGrasse and Mike Rodgers all in the mix, the is shaping up to be quite the face-off.

Gatlin has finished ahead of the Jamaican in 13 of their 17 races with Powell's last win over the American coming in 2004.

Asafa Powell

Country: Jamaica

Age: 33

Season Best: 10.04

Personal Best 9.72

Head-to-head: 4

Justin Gatlin

Country: USA

Age: 34

Season Best: 9.94

Personal Best: 9.74

Head-to-Head: 13

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