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Dina Asher-Smith proud to finish second in 100m final in quality field

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

• Asher-Smith lost out to Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
• Lynsey Sharp and men's 4x100m relay excelled in victory Dina Asher-Smith was given a close-up view of what it will take to become a true sprint champion as she lost the 100m final at the Anniversary Games to Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce. Asher-Smith was the undoubted draw of this two-day event, but the 23-year-old was forced to settle for second place someway behind the double Olympic champion, who left a strong field trailing in her wake. There were some notable British successes on the second day of this weekend‑long competition...
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Dina Asher-Smith sets sights on World Championships after trailing in Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce's wake at Anniversary Games

Dina Asher-Smith sets sights on World Championships after trailing in Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce's wake at Anniversary Games

1 month ago   |   By The Telegraph


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Athletics: Unstoppable Fraser-Pryce blazes to 100m glory in London

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce produced a superb display to outclass local favorite Dina Asher-Smith and Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou as she won the women's 100 meters in 10.78 seconds at the London Diamond League on Sunday.
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Dina Asher-Smith focused on hitting her peak at World Championships after Anniversary Games disappointment

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Dina Asher-Smith was left frustrated after finishing second to Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the 100m at London's Anniversary Games, but says she is on course to peak for next month's British trials after breaking the eleven-second barrier twice in the space of two hours.
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Dina Asher-Smith takes second in 100m at Anniversary Games after men's relay win with second-fastest British time ever

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Britain's Dina Asher-Smith was given a reminder of the level she will have to reach if she is to contend for the 100m gold medal at this year's World Championships in Doha, after she was beaten by Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce at London's Anniversary Games.
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Dina Asher-Smith beaten by Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in 100m at London Anniversary games

Dina Asher-Smith beaten by Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in 100m at London Anniversary games

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

DINA ASHER-SMITH couldn't do anything to stop Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce's dominance in the women's 100m at the London Anniversary Games as she finished second behind the two-time Olympic champion.
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