Angelo Taylor Looks to Continue Dominance
by Matt Martino
Angelo is one of many gold medalists who will be competing Saturday at the 2009 Adidas Track Classic at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California.
The two-time Olympic champion will be featured in the men’s 400m hurdles along with a trio of American’s who swept the medal stand at Beijing: silver medalist and defending world champion Kerron Clement and bronze medalist Bershawn Jackson.
Also slated to run are 2004 Olympic gold medalist Felix Sanchez of the Dominican Republic and 2005 World Outdoor silver medalist James Carter.
The Adidas Track Classic is the third stop of USA Track & Field’s 2009 Visa Championship Series. The meet also allows athletes to acquire points towards qualifying for the IAAF / VTB Bank World Athletics Final, held on 12-13 September in Thessaloniki, Greece.
You can watch the Adidas Track Classic live on ESPN 2 at 8PM ET.
Harper, Merritt and Taylor head the line-up in Carson - PREVIEW (IAAF.org, May 15, 2009)
Olympic medalists headline 2009 adidas Track Classic (USA Track & Field, May 13, 2009)