Tyson Gay runs 9.79 to win 100 at Athletissima
LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Tyson Gay ran the year's second-fastest 100 meters Thursday, finishing in 9.79 seconds in a victory at the Athletissima Diamond League meet.
Only Gay's world-leading 9.75 to take the U.S. nationals title has been faster this season. His latest effort comes just five weeks before the world championships in Moscow.
Usain Bolt, the Olympic champion and world-record holder, has a season's best of 9.94, set at the Jamaican nationals last month.
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