Femi Ogunode Wins Men's 100m in Asian Games Record 9.93 Seconds

Nigeria-born Femi Ogunode, who won the 200-400m double at the 2010 Asian Games, beat China's Su Bingtan into silver in Incheon, South Korea.

updated: September 28, 2014 20:28 IST
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Qatar's Femi Ogunode celebrates after winning gold on Sunday.

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Incheon: Qatar's Femi Ogunode won the Asian Games men's 100m Sunday in a continental record 9.93 seconds to make a triumphant return following his doping ban. (Medal Tally)

The Nigerian-born sprinter declared he is aiming for gold at the 2016 Olympics, despite training without a coach for the last four months, and said only wet conditions in Incheon stopped him running even faster.

The victory brings a measure of redemption for the 23-year-old, who only returned to competitive running in January after a two-year suspension for testing positive for banned substance clenbuterol.

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