Athletics – Gardner clocks 10.79 to lead women's 100m semis at US championships

Athletics - Gardner clocks 10.79 to lead women's 100m semis at US championships– English Gardner clocked a 2015 world-leading 10.79sec on Friday – but had to be satisfied with the third-fastest time in the women’s 100m semi-finals at the US athletics championships. Tori Bowie’s 10.72 in the second semi-final was the fastest of the day, but run in a favourable wind of 3.2 metres per second. Bowie was followed home by Olympic silver medallist Carmelita Jeter in 10.76.

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