Eline Berings last Friday in Madrid, the 100-meter hurdles won at a meeting of the World Challenge, the level just below the Diamond League. They ran in the Spanish capital to 13.01. This season ran Berings all of 12.89, and there she remained in Madrid, 12 cents above. The second place was for the American Kristi Castlin 13.05. Berings is already placed for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in athletics, from 7 to 12 August in Berlin.
Dylan Borlée ran the 400 metres to the fastest Belgian jaartijd in Madrid, but to the european CHAMPIONSHIPS in Berlin that brought him not. He was in the B-series is third in 46.00, for Berlin is 45.89 necessary. Also his brothers Kévin and Jonathan Borlée are not yet posted for Berlin. Pole vault jumper Ben Brothers, already placed for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS, found himself not about his aanvangshoogte of 5m21.
The Chinese Bingtian Su ran a national record of 9.91 in the 100 metres. The 20-year-old Italian Filippo Tortu improved with 9.99 a national record. In the A-series broke the Spanish record in the 400 meter. Both Bruno Hortelano (44.69) as Oscar Husillos (44.73) to dive underneath, and appear themselves to be a serious competitors of the Borlées.