A day after Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson and 2 throwers Traves Smikle and Allison Randall test positive, here’s a storify timeline for the story: [View the story “Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell Test Positive” on Storify]
Thanks to Peter John L Thompson for putting the following information together. Here’s event by event coverage (mostly) on the IOC youtube channel: Event Round Men Women 100m Prelim http://tinyurl.com/c4sdz4u http://tinyurl.com/btk6azf Heats http://tinyurl.com/d5zyqlp http://tinyurl.com/d6snfrt Semi http://tinyurl.com/cx5f2fs http://tinyurl.com/blkuh46 Final http://tinyurl.com/brxskmy http://tinyurl.com/ay9f352… Continue Reading →
I don’t know how well this came over in the tv, but the sound in the stadium was awesome:
A quick video of Liu Xiang making his way to the finish line; not quite Derek Redmond – where’s your Dad when you need him!