Asafa Powell wins 100m at Ostrava Golden Spike amid chaos

Kim Collins had to settle for second place in 10.08 and American Michael Rodgers (10.16) third.

updated: June 28, 2013 14:31 IST
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Ostrava: Former world record holder Asafa Powell held off a strong challenge from Kim Collins to win the men's 100m at the Ostrava Golden Spike - IAAF World Challenge Meeting here on Thursday.

However the race occurred amid some chaos, which forced a delayed re-run.

Initially, the Jamaican ran 9.97 seconds to win at the first sending off, but the race was ordered for a re-run, after a call back, which was missed by several runners, including Powell, who ran up to 85 metres.

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