Lyles trumps Norman at Lausanne Diamond League

World champion Noah Lyles notched up any other victory in his contention with fellow American Michael Norman within the 200m at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne on Friday.

Lyles clocked 19.Fifty six seconds, with world 400m champion Norman 2nd in a season’s pleasant of nineteen.76sec.

“I might have taken some thing below 19.60, so 19.56 is alright for tonight,” said Lyles.

“I am in a terrific bodily and intellectual space and very able to generating some precise times this year. I sense if I even have a 19.30 in me.”

Lyles’ teammate Aleia Hobbs made up for the absence of Jamaican duo Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Elaine Thompson-Herah to win the girls’s 100m.

Five-time 100m world champion Fraser-Pryce, with six sub-10.70sec instances to her credit this season, changed into a overdue withdrawal because of a “muscle sprain” she skilled during her heat-up.

And 4-time Olympic sprint gold medallist Thompson-Herah become disqualified for a fake begin in front of a promote-out 12,seven-hundred-strong Stade olympique de los angeles Pontaise.

Hobbs went on to clock 10.87sec for victory in a photo-finish ahead of a 3rd Jamaican, global 200m champion Shericka Jackson.

Fraser-Pryce said she have been feeling “pain in my hamstring”.

“Unfortunately it does not seem to be getting any higher,” said the 35-yr-vintage mother-of-one.

“As a precaution my train determined no longer to threat racing at this factor.”

Hobbs introduced: “I had an amazing begin nowadays and I realize that if I begin nicely I can get exquisite instances. I’m satisfied with the ten.87, it is some other sub-10.Nine for me.”

Double European champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen set a international main time of 3:29.05 as he received the 1500m ahead of Kenya’s Abel Kipsang.

The Olympic gold medallist, who needed to accept global silver behind Britain’s Jake Wightman, become satisfied that he had kicked on after a strong tempo became set.

“I’ve had a very good season,” the Norwegian stated. “Obviously I became upset in Eugene. There are constantly matters I can do better and it doesn’t continually cross as predicted.

“For the end of the season and subsequent yr I should put in a variety of paintings to get faster and destroy records.”

Treble European champion Femke Bol of the Netherlands smashed the meeting report in clocking 52.95sec to win the 400m hurdles.

Former world record-holder Dalilah Muhammad of the United States finished well off the pace in 7th.

“It’s incredible to run a meet document here and run once more in 52,” stated Bol.

“The first 200m felt easy and I wasn’t too close to the hurdles. The 2nd part is my higher part this 12 months. I am getting tired.

“I was less worn-out than anticipated genuinely. In the last few days I’ve spent 11 hours a day in bed.”

A loaded ladies’s 100m hurdles featured all three medallists from Oregon: Tobi Amusan, Britany Anderson and Jasmine Camacho-Quinn.

The latter claimed the win in Lausanne in a meet record of 12.34sec, with Amusan at 0.11sec.

And there was another meet file, by means of extra than 5sec, for Burundi’s Francine Niyonsaba, who marked her go back from harm with victory inside the three,000m in eight:26.80 ahead of American Alicia Monson and Kenya’s Beatrice Chebet.

Dutchwoman Sifan Hassan came in fourth at the same time as Britain’s Laura Muir finished seventh.

Jamaican Rasheed Broadbell pulled off a surprise win within the 100m hurdles, going sub-13sec for the first time in his career as he beat a robust field in 12.99sec.

“I will in no way overlook this race, it’s my first time under 13 seconds and I’m very happy for it,” he said.

“New education camp, much higher results, the proof is there. I am glad with how matters are going right now.”

Americans Trey Cunningham and Grant Holloway finished the podium.

Indian Neeraj Chopra outgunned the Czech Republic’s European champion Jakub Vadlejch inside the javelin, dealing with a satisfactory of 89.08m.

“I am extremely joyful with my end result tonight,” Chopra stated. “I had to pass the Commonwealth Games because of injury and I was a chunk fearful.

“89m is a extremely good overall performance. I am particularly pleased as I am getting back from an harm and tonight was an excellent indicator that I even have recovered well.”

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