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Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce runs world leading time in Silesia

Five times World 100m Champion, Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce ran a world leading time in a non-Diamond League 100m race at the Memorial Kamila Skolimowska held at Silesian Stadium in Chorzow, Poland.

Fraser Pryce who won the 100m world gold medal in 10.67 and two silver medals in the 200m in 21.82 and in the 4×100 in 41.18, held the previous record of this event of 10.81 but she managed to lower it down today with a blistering world leading time of 10.66.

Elaine Thompson Herah beaten to second by Ewa Swoboda in Torun

Five-time Olympic champion Elaine Thompson Herah was beaten to second by European Indoor Champion, Ewa Swoboda at the ORLEN Copernicus Cup which is a World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold series that was held on Tuesday (22) in Torun, Poland.

Swoboda edged out Herah as che clocked a meeting record time of 7:03 seconds with the latter coming home in second with a seasonal best of 7:04 seconds.

European U23 Champion, Pia Skrzyszowska improved her personal best to 7.14 to close the podium three finishes.

Great Britain’s Darryil Neita and Gina Bass from Gambia finished in fourth and fifth in a time of 7.17 and (SB) 7:26 respectively.