Ivory Coast's Ta Lou ran 10.96 into a head wind in both the final and the heats.
*Mo Farah Hits Back At People Who Say "Farah comes here and doesn't run fast times"
*MB: Farah Jokingly Calls Out Ryan Hill's "Mo Show" Comments Asked why he dropped the fast time this close to Rio Farah said, "That was for Ryan Hill."
*The Guardian: Farah Warns Rivals "I've never felt better."
*IAAF: Sandra Perkovic Stays Perfect With Her Fifth Straight Diamond League Discus Win
*Katarina Johnson-Thompson Shines With Long Jump Win As Jessica Ennis Struggles Johnson-Thompson also set an outdoor HJ best on day 1 while Ennis-Hill was way back in the LJ after running the second fastest 100H of her career on Friday.
*Jessica Ennis-Hill Insists She's Not The Favorite For Gold In Rio
*The Guardian: "Doping Scepticism And 2012 Nostalgia Run Tight Race At Anniversary Games"
Hill says he isn't taking anything for granted and is preparing as if he isn't making the team.
Derrick lives with six BTC teammates. "Mo Ahmed, German Fernandez, and Ryan Hill refer to themselves as the “Enchilada Team,” but usually Elliott Heath and I will cook and they'll clean.
True and Hill talk about their 2015 seasons which saw them finish 6th and 7th at Worlds and break out from Galen Rupp's shadow. Both said they would have liked to run faster/place higher, but were overall happy with the year.
Silas Kiplgat vs Will Leer and Leo Manzano in the 1500, Ayanleh Souleiman vs Adam Kszczot and Taoufik Makloufi in the 800, Tunisia’s Olympic silver medallist Habiba Ghribi in the steeple, Belarus’ 1:58.15-woman Marina Arzamasava in the 800.
*Full Entries Also a 3000 with Lawi Lalang, Imane Merga, Thomas Longosiwa and Lopez Lomong, Ryan Hill and German Fernandez.
Andrew Bumbalough and German Fernandez were back in 3:44.
Also in the field: Ben True, Ryan Hill, Chris Derrick, Caleb Ndiku, Hassan Mead, Cam Levins.
As always, there are great fields in all the events. Full Entries here.
Hear what Jordan Hasay, Emma Coburn, Cam Levins, Andy Bayer and others say their biggest mistake in college was.
Hill, like Pre, wanted to be a miler but making WCs in the 5000 has convinced him his college coach Rollie Geiger was right - the 5k is his best event.