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  • 29 August 2019
    导出博客文章David Weir made history on Sunday when he broke three minutes in a wheelchair race in the Westminster Mile in London. The Briton clocked two minutes and 57 seconds - beating his previous world best by six seconds - to secure his latest achievement after six victories at the London Marathon.Ive always said I could do it, said Weir, who finished ahead of South African rival Ernst van Dyk and also won four gold medals at London 2012. I knew it was possible and training has gone really well. I knew I had to get off to a quick start and that Ernst would chase hard. I knew from last year that my start let me down.I was more relaxed down Birdcage Walk, but I was still pushing at 22mph and thats not bad.I wanted to prove a point that I was still up there with the best in the world.Victory secured Weirs fourth consecutive Westminster Mile title, and comes after he finished third in last months London Marathon.Roger Bannister, who in 1954 was the first man to run a mile in under four minutes, sent Weir all my congratulations for his huge achievement.Nick Goolab won the British Athletics mens road mile title, while Sarah McDonald won the womens senior title.Britains athletes will head to Italy next month for the IPC Athletics European Championships in Grosseto (June 10-16). Also See: 2016 IPC European Athletics Championships Westminster Mile website Berlin glory for Weir Matt Grzelcyk Jersey . It was the kind of score that might make everyone else wonder which course he was playing. Except that Graeme McDowell saw the whole thing. Crouched behind the 10th green at Sheshan International, McDowell looked over at the powerful American and said, "Ive probably seen 18 of the best drives Ive seen all year in the last two days. Milan Lucic Jersey . -- Linebacker Myles Jack ran for four touchdowns, defensive end Cassius Marsh caught a scoring pass, and No. .Y. -- Jayna Hefford scored the winning goal Friday as Canada survived a scare with a 4-3 win over Sweden at the Four Nations womens hockey tournament. Matt Grzelcyk Bruins Jersey .J. Jefferson has been charged with assaulting his girlfriend. Gerry Cheevers Jersey . "It was nerve-wracking, but we pulled through," said Collaros, who threw four touchdown passes to lead the Toronto Argonauts (8-4) to a 33-27 win over the Calgary Stampeders (9-3) in front of 28,781 fans at McMahon Stadium. Following a horror season, the Sydney Roosters have received some good news with prop Jared Waerea-Hargreaves signing on until at least the end of the 2020 NRL season.The New Zealand prop, who signed a three-year contract extension, has played 143 games for the club in seven seasons since moving from Manly in 2009.The 27-year-old missed a big chunk of the season with a knee injury, but averaged a healthy 120 metres in 14 games as the Roosters finished second-last on the ladder with six wins.Everyone who knows me knows how much the Roosters mean to me, Waerea-Hargreaves, a 2013 premiership player, said in a statement.Its an honour to wear the Roosters jersey and to represent our area, and I consider myself incredibly fortunate to know that Ill continue to be part of the team we have here for at least thee next four years.ddddddddddddWaerea-Hargreaves did enough to force his way into the New Zealand squad competing in the Four Nations in the UK and played his first game for the Kiwis in three years when he ran out against Australia in Perth last month.Roosters coach Trent Robinson said Waerea-Hargreaves, the Roosters vice-captain, is a natural leader.Its great to know that Jared will continue to play his role at the Roosters in the coming years, Robinson said.The Roosters, whose year began with star halfback Mitchell Pearces eight-week suspension after three-straight minor premierships, have recruited Luke Keary and Michael Gordon to try to turn their fortunes around in 2017. ' ' '