September 28, 2019 / 10:38 PM / 25 days ago

Coleman scorches to 100 metres gold in 9.76

Sep 28, 2019; Doha, Qatar; Christian Coleman (USA), second from left, defeats Justin Gatlin (USA), right, to win the 100m, 9.76 to 9.89, during the IAAF World Athletics Championships at Khalifa International Stadium. From left: Zharnel Hughes (GBR), Andre De Grasse (CAN), Akani Simbine (RSA), Coleman and Gatlin. De Grasse placed third in 9.90. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

DOHA (Reuters) - American Christian Coleman won the men’s 100 metres at the world athletics championships on Saturday.

Coleman, 23, won in a season’s best time of 9.76 seconds with his compatriot Justin Gatlin second in 9.89 and Canadian Andre de Grasse third in 9.90.

Reporting by Brian Homewood, editing by Ed Osmond

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