Thompson scorches to 100 meters victory at Jamaica trials

FILE PHOTO: Athletics - World Athletics Championships – women's 100 metres final – London Stadium, London, Britain – August 6, 2017 – Elaine Thompson of Jamaica after the race. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo

KINGSTON (Reuters) – Olympic champion Elaine Thompson edged Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in a photo finish to win the 100m title at the Jamaican trials on Friday and book her spot at this year’s world championships in Doha. Thompson, running in lane four, had a poor start but overhauled Fraser-Pryce in the last 20m to win in […]

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