Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith coped best in driving wind and rain to beat a stellar 100 metres field including United States rival Sha’Carri Richardson as England’s north-east town of Gateshead hosted the opening Wanda Diamond League meeting of the season.
Fraser-Pryce, Asher-Smith and Richardson converge for sprint showdown at season-opening Diamond League event
A convergence of three top women sprinters will ensure that tomorrow's opening Diamond League meeting of the season at Gateshead International Stadium is a must-watch.
The Diamond League today confirmed that the British venue of Gateshead has stepped in to host the opening event of the 2021 programme on May 23 in place of Rabat.
Newcastle and Gateshead has announced its intention to bid for the 2026 European Championships, the third edition of the multi-sport event.