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Kenia Sinclair Places 9th In Zurich Diamond League Women’s 800M

Jamaica’s Kenia Sinclair ran a time of 2:01.71 to place 9th today at the latest Diamond League meeting in Zurich, Switzerland. Race times and details below.

Rank Athlete Nation Result
1
SAVINOVA Mariya
RUS
1:58.27
2
MONTANO Alysia
USA
1:58.41
3
MEADOWS Jennifer
GBR
1:58.92
4
JEPKOSGEI Janeth
KEN
1:59.71
5
SEMENYA Caster
RSA
1:59.77
6
KOSTETSKAYA Yekaterina
RUS
2:00.06
7
UCENY Morgan
USA
2:00.59
8
AKKAOUI Malika
MAR
2:01.47
9
SINCLAIR Kenia
JAM
2:01.71
10
RUSANOVA Yulia
RUS
2:03.24
HACHLAF Halima
MAR
DNF
LOBANOVA Liliya
UKR
DNF



Posted: September 8th, 2011 | Filed under: Diamond League | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

Kenia Sinclair Finishes 7th In Women’s 800M Finals In Daegu

Jamaican middle distance runner, Kenia Sinclair, fought hard to stay competitive in the women’s 800 metres final at the World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, earlier today, but was unable to hold off her challengers, and managed a seventh place finish with a time of 1:58.66. Full details of the race can be seen below.

1 6 782 Mariya Savinova RUS 1:55.87 (WL)
2 5 740 Caster Semenya RSA 1:56.35 (SB)
3 1 569 Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei KEN 1:57.42 (SB)
4 7 955 Alysia Johnson Montano USA 1:57.48 (SB)
5 4 767 Ekaterina Kostetskaya RUS 1:57.82
6 2 984 Maggie Vessey USA 1:58.50 (SB)
7 8 523 Kenia Sinclair JAM 1:58.66
8 3 781 Yuliya Rusanova RUS 1:59.74



Posted: September 4th, 2011 | Filed under: Daegu-2011 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

Kenia Sinclair Qualifies For Women’s 800M World Champs Finals

Jamaica’sKenia Sinclair came third in her women’s 800 metre semi-final heat with a time of 1:58.93, and qualified for the finals of her event. South African Caster Semenya won Sinclair’s heat, coming from the back to win quite easily in the end. Details from the heat featured below.

Heat 3

1 4 740 Caster Semenya RSA 1:58.07 Q (SB)
2 3 767 Ekaterina Kostetskaya RUS 1:58.64 Q
3 5 523 Kenia Sinclair JAM 1:58.93 q
4 1 351 Fantu Magiso ETH 1:59.17 (NR)
5 6 974 Alice Schmidt USA 2:01.16
6 2 580 Cherono Koech KEN 2:01.48
7 7 398 Marilyn Okoro GBR 2:01.54
8 8 885 Yuliya Krevsun UKR 2:05.37



Posted: September 2nd, 2011 | Filed under: Daegu-2011 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »