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Alberto Salazar

Gatlin heads season-best lineup in 100 at Athletissima meet

The best 100-meter lineup so far in this world championship season sees six of the eight fastest men in 2015 race each other on Thursday. Justin Gatlin of the United States, who has a world-leading 9.74 seconds, defends his two-season winning streak over 100 at the Athletissima Diamond League meet. "This is the biggest race I'm going to be in for the season," Asafa Powell said Wednesday, days after the Jamaican former world record holder won at Paris in a season-best 9.81, second only to Gatlin's time. The Lausanne lineup is missing Usain Bolt, though the Jamaican superstar has struggled in an injury-hit season and opted for the 200 before withdrawing. Tyson Gay is...