2016 Bauhaus Athletics - Stockholm IAAF Diamond League Track and Field

June 16, 2016
Stockholm, Sweden
World Athletics:

Javier Culson got his first win of the year in the 400H.
*Serbia’s Ivana Spanovic Gets Convincing Long Jump Victory Over US's Tianna Bartoletta And Brittney Reese Renaud Lavillenie beat Shawn Barber in the PV, Christian Taylor sailed to a 17.59m TJ win, Ruth Beitia took the HJ, Sandra Perkovic stayed perfect in the discus and Egypt’s Ihab Abdelrahman got a surprise win over Thomas Rohler in the javelin.
*BBC: Diana Asher-Smith Cruises To 200m Win In 22.72/
*IAAF: Ibrahim Jelian And Ruth Jebet Show Olympic Medal Potential As Ferguson Rotich Shocks David Rudisha

LRC Full Stockholm DL Recap: Upsets Galore - David Rudisha And Many Favorites Get Beaten As Ibrahim Jeilan, Ferguson Rotich And Angelika Cichocka Pull Off Stunners

On a cool and damp evening in Stockholm, there were a lot of surprise winners, including Angelika Cichocka and Ferguson Rotich, but the real question is should Mo Farah be concerned as Ibrahim Jeilan is in the form of his life for 5,000.

LRC Stockholm DL Preview: David Rudisha Headlines a Stacked 800, Muktar Edris vs. Yomif Kejelcha in 5K, Plus Steeple Debuts for Stephanie Garcia & Habiba Ghribi

The last Diamond League meet before a month long break features some great mid-d events. In the men's 800, Rudisha faces Pierre-Ambroise BosseFerguson Cheruiyot and Adam Kszczot while Dawit Seyaum is entered in the women's 1500 against Laura Muir and Hellen Obiri. Plus Keni Harrison (100H), Christian Taylor (TJ), Renaud Lavillenie vs. Shawn Barber (PV) & Brittney Reese vs. Tianna Bartoletta (LJ).

OlympicTalk | NBC Sports:

Did you know Keni Harrison is one of 11 siblings?

World Athletics:

He'll face former world champ Vitezslav Vesely.

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