Back after drugs ban, Gay comes second

  • Returning after a one-year drugs ban, Tyson Gay, the former world champion, came second in the 100m dash at Lausanne’s Diamond League event which was won by Justin Gatlin.  

    While Gay completed the race in 9.93 seconds, Gatlin, a fellow American and Olympic gold medalist, clocked 9.80 seconds.

    Gay said he was worried about the reception he’d get but eventually felt welcomed by fans and athletes.  

    Mike Rodgers, another American, came third with a timing of 9.98 seconds.


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