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Julian Forte Wins 100m Heat 3 at London World Championships

Julian Forte Wins 100m Heat 3 at London World Championships

Julian Forte has won the third heat of the men’s 100m qualifying round in the first sub-10 clocking of the Championships, a personal best of 9.99 at the London World Championships underway.

Forte beat Ben Youssef Meïté of the Ivory Coast, who finished second in 10.02. Britain’s Reece Prescod also ran a personal best, 10.03, to take the third automatic qualifying place for the semifinals tomorrow.

Yohan Blake finished second in heat 2 of the men’s 100m at the London World Championships.