12 MAY 2011 General News Shanghai, China

Provisional entry lists for Shanghai now available

Blanka Vlasic celebrates winning the IAAF / VTB Bank Continental Cup in Split (Getty Images)Blanka Vlasic celebrates winning the IAAF / VTB Bank Continental Cup in Split (Getty Images) © Copyright

The latest updates to the Provisional entry lists (as at 10:00 CET, 13 May) are now available for the Samsung Diamond League Shanghai, the second competition of the 14-meeting Samsung Diamond League series, set for Sunday, 15 May.


Just a few of the expected highlights include the season's first clash between David Oliver (USA) and Liu Xiang (CHN) in the 110m Hurdles, and a head-to-head between sprint stars Carmelita Jeter (USA) and Veronica Campbell-Brown (JAM) in the 100m.


Among those making their 2011 Samsung Diamond League debuts will be High jumper Blanka Vlasic (CRO), the 2010 World Athlete of the Year; former World record holder Asafa Powell (JAM) in the 100m, and Kenyans Vivian Cheruiyot and Linet Masai, the World champions in the 5000m and 10,000m, respectively, who'll face off in the 5000m.


You can download the PROVISIONAL entry lists ) from the 'Related Content' section at the right of this page.


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