2019 Müller Anniversary Games - IAAF London Diamond League Meeting

July 20, 2019 to July 21, 2019
London, England
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LRC 2019 London DL Day 1: Hagos G Holds Off Jakob Ingebrigtsen in Thriller, Laura Muir Crushes It, and Nijel Amos Goes Down

The mid-d and distance on Day 1 of London was fantastic. It featured big wins for Laura Muir and Hagos Gebrhiwet, another amazing performance by Norwegian wunderkind Jakob Ingebrigtsen, and disaster for Nijel Amos. Plus a Canadian record in the women's 1500.

LRC Nijel Amos Pulls Up Lame in London Diamond League One Week After Running 1:41 in Monaco

Nijel Amos suffered what looked to be a serious injury in London today.

World Athletics:

Plus hear from Karsten Warholm, Andre De Grasse, Omar McLeod, and Dina Asher-Smith. 

CBC:

His injuries are gone but his first 30 meters is a problem says Rana Reider.

Athletics Weekly:

He ran 9.91 last year to win Euros but has only managed 9.97 this year.

The Telegraph:

“I feel like I’m probably PB shape. I feel like I’m in the best shape I’ve ever been in... I certainly feel like I’m in my PB shape of 3.55."

BBC Sport:

He nearly died in a motorbike accident in 2017. His latest set back was an allergic reaction to a bee sting this week.

BBC Sport:

Okoye was famously cut by the Arizona Cardinals for parking the head coach's parking spot never played in a regular season NFL game although he did play in the CFL.

LRC 2019 London Diamond League Preview: Amos & Kipyegon Try to Keep Rolling, Hassan WR Watch, and Morgan McDonald Makes Pro Debut

Rhonex Kipruto (debut) and Jakob Ingebrigtsen are also in the 5k, while Laura Muir and Konstanze Klosterhalfen will battle Kipyegon in the 1500.

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