Yupun 5th in Diamond League Final


Sri Lanka’s sprint sensation Yupun Abeykoon ended 5th after clocking a timing of 10.14s  in the Men’s 100m Diamond League Final on 9 September in Zurich.

The Commonwealth Bronze Medalist was up against tough competition in the likes of Yohan Blake, Trayvon Bromell, Andre de Grasse and Akani Simbine, who are all well recognized names in the sprint event.

USA’s Trayvon Bromell was crowned the Diamond League winner winning the competition quite easily with a sub-10 timing. Olympic Medalist Yohan Blake was 2nd, while Canadian Aaron Brown secured 3rd spot.