Discussion

LaShawn Merritt easily wins 400

Updated: August 22, 2013, 5:29 PM ET
Associated Press

STOCKHOLM -- LaShawn Merritt won the 400 meters at the DN Galan Diamond League meet Thursday in his first major race since regaining his world title last week.

Merritt won in 44.69 seconds, more than a half-second ahead of Luguelin Santos of the Dominican Republic, the bronze medalist at Moscow. Pavel Maslak of the Czech Republic was third.

"I still feel like I'm in top form. I've put in the work to last the whole season," said Merritt, who ran the fastest time of the season to win ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM