A great return

World's best performance of the season for David Rudisha on Mondotrack in Glasgow.


The two days of great international athletic inside Hampden Park, Glasgow, during the Sainsbury's Glasgow Grand Prix, the Scottish leg of the IAAF Diamond League 2014 saw the return of a great hero David Rudisha. The Kenyan athlete, Olympic champion, won the 800m with a time of 1'43 "34 drawing the world seasonal best performance set by Asbel Kiprop a week before in Paris. A great result for Rudisha, who due to an accident, he lost months of preparation, being able to resume training until the end of March 2014. Among the women, excellent performance by the Dutchman's Dafne Schippers. The 22 year old, world bronze dell'eptathlon in Moscow, has improved two national records: 100m running in 11 "03; in the 200m with a time of 22 "34. Great performance even by Ethiopian Hiwot Ayalew, who in 3000m women's steeplechase recorded the world's best performance of the season with a time of 9'10 "64. Among other results stand out Panamanian Alonso Edward's victory in the 200m, with a time of 20 "25, and the success of the Puerto Rican Javier Culson in the 400m hurdles, with a time of 48" 35.