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World’s Top 3 Female Track & Field Athletes for 2010

Sanya Richards-Ross

SANYA RICHARDS-ROSS  – USA – 200 & 400 meter dash world champion

Sanya Richards-Ross (USA), the 2009 World Athlete of the Year and one of 14 IAAF Diamond League Ambassadors, participated in a media conference call this afternoon. Richards-Ross, the reigning World Champion in the 400m, who has already confirmed her participation in the inaugural IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha (14 May), in Oslo (4 June) and Eugene (3 July). She opens her season on Saturday at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia.


Blanka Vlasic


2007 European Indoor Championships Birmingham, UK 5th  
World Championships Osaka, Japan 1st  
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 1st  
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 1st  
Olympic Games Beijing, PR China 2nd 2.05 m (xo)
World Athletics Final Stuttgart, Germany 1st  
2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany 1st  
World Athletics Final Thessaloniki, Greece 1st  
2010 World Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 1st 2.00 m (o)
Jessica Ennis

JESSICA ENNIS –GBR  – Pentathlon

2010 World Indoor Championships

Event Result Position Points Overall Notes
60 metre hurdles 8.04 secs 1st 1,120 1st (1,120)
High jump 1.90 m 1st 1,106 1st (2,226)
Shot put 14.01 m 5th 795 1st (3,021) Personal Best
Long jump 6.44 m 3rd 988 1st (4,009) Personal Best
800 metres 2:12.55 2nd 928 1st (4,937) Personal Best
Pentathlon     4,937 1st New World Indoor Champion, new Championship Record



May 27, 2010 - Posted by | World Track & Field | , , , , , ,

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