Torpedo Thompson Season Best Season's Best 10.08 Takes Gold

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Richard “Torpedo” Thompson steered his Road to Rio campaign back on track at the Atlanta Georgia Relays, in the United States, on Sunday.

The Trinidad and Tobago track star stopped the clock at a season’s best 10.08 seconds to claim gold in the men’s 100 metres dash, ahead of St Kitts and Nevis sprinter Brijesh Lawrence (10.16) and American D’Angelo Cherry (10.17).