James Dasaolu

Dasaolu confirms for upcoming meets

European Champion James Dasaolu will line-up against some of the best sprinters in the world in two upcoming Diamond League meets and the IAAF Continental Cup in Morocco.

Firstly, James will travel back to Zurich’s Letzigrund Stadium, the same stadium where James took the European title last month, on 28th August 2014 where he will line-up against Jamaican star Usain Bolt. After Zurich, James then travels to Brussels on 5th September 2014 where he will be pitted against Americans Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay who have both confirmed for the event.

Following these James will travel to Africa to compete in the IAAF Continental Cup in Marrakech, Morocco, on 13th September 2014.

“I started my season late so I am looking forward to competing in both Zurich and Brussels,” said Dasaolu. “It’s a chance for me to test myself against some of the best sprinters in the world.”

“It’s a chance for me to test myself against some of the best sprinters in the world.”

“I said straight after the European Championships that I want to be testing myself against the Jamaican and American sprinters, and the two Diamond League races give me an opportunity to do that.”

“I am aiming to post up another sub-10 time before the end of the season. It’s about executing my race, I know if I do that I’ll be close to doing that.”

James also announced the winners of his Facebook fans page competition yesterday.. look out for more competitions on there soon!

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