James Dasaolu

Solid start from Dasaolu

European Champion James Dasaolu was back in track action at the EA Indoor Permit meeting in Düsseldorf on Thursday evening.

Dasaolu opened his year with a solid start in Germany, just edged out in a photo-finish with Kim Collins, both sprinters were given a World Lead of 6.52. Michael Rodgers of America finished third with his season’s best of 6.58.

Earlier, James had eased through the heats in a time of 6.59.

Results
1 Kim Collins (SKN) 6.52 WL
2 James Dasaolu (GB) 6.52 WL
3 Michael Rodgers (USA) 6.58 SB
4 Harry Adams (USA) 6.62
5 Christian Blum (GER) 6.64
6 Lucas Jakubczyk (GER) 6.64 SB
7 Keith Ricks (USA) 6.65 SB
8 Zhang Peimeng (CHI) 6.667

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