lionelp1 wrote:Izuka, World Junior Champion in 2012 , set a WL time of 20.21 with a +1.4 in heat 4 of the 200 m. in Japan yesterday. Nice video on Letsrun.
Some context, a 10.2 sprinter, and about 6' tall he is one of the larger Japanese dashmen. He finished third in Hiroshima a week ago behind the 17 year old Kiryu.
Men's 100m Heat 3. 2013/Apr/29
1 10.01 Yoshihide KIRYU Rakunan H.S. =Jr.WR, NGR
2 10.23 Kei TAKASE Fujitsu
3 10.28 Syota IIZUKA Chuo Univ.
4 10.34 Yusuke KOTANI Sumitomo Denko
5 10.43 Hosua YEO KOR