Tag: jackson

SPORTS

Action Jackson Hits Meet Record

In another blazing performance, Shericka Jackson set a meet record at the Diamond League finale in Eugene, Oregon on Sunday. Although the Jacksonites looked forward to the breaking of the world record from the 200m world champion, who has run times of 21.41, 21.82, and 21.48, heading into Eugene that was not to be but rather a postponement some would […]

SPORTS

Jackson Continues To Blaze Fire On The Track

There is no stopping of Jamaica’s two-time World 200 meters Champion Shericka Jackson, on the track. She continued her winning ways at the Wanda Diamond League, held recently in China. Although she did not produce a record time, she did well enough to hold off her competitors in a time of 21.82s in a slight 0.8 meters per second headwind. […]

SPORTS

Jamaica’s Sherika Jackson Takes Home Gold

Shericka Jackson defended her 200-meter world title on Friday at the 2023 World Championships in Budapest. Jackson made her comeback after failing to mine gold in the 100-meter final on Monday. She was in a no-nonsense mood as she left all and sundry behind, winning the 200-meter race in a record time of 21.41s, breaking her own championship time of […]

SPORTS

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Bows Out

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has called it quit on an outstanding 2022 season after suffering her first loss at the Diamond League series in Brussel, Belgium, on Friday. The Jamaican, who had won the event 9 times heading into Brussels, narrowly lost out to compatriot Shericka Jackson, who finished runner-up at the World Championships in Eugene, Oregon in July.  Following the […]