World 200m champion takes on world indoor bronze medallist and world U20 record-holder
Ronnie Baker hasn’t had the best of luck in recent years.
Ronnie Baker left a high quality field in his dust to win the men’s 100m on the first day of the Muller Anniversary Games in London on Saturday (21), the 11th stop of the IAAF Diamond League.
Last year US sprinter Ronnie Baker gave Spikes Magazine tips on a wide range of topics, including cooking. His advice was to make sure you have “all the ingredients” before you start. “That is to make sure you prep everything before you cook to make the process run as smoothly as possible.”
Qatar’s Abderrahman Samba produced a superbly judged performance in the 400m hurdles to highlight the action on the track at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea in Rome, the fourth leg of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, on Thursday (31).
US indoor 60m champion Ronnie Baker has emerged as a world-class performer in recent times with an outstanding indoor campaign. Here the 23-year-old sprinter reflects on the ill-luck and bad memories he endured at the 2015 World University Games in Gwangju.
The best definitely was saved for last to conclude the final day of the US Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Sunday (5).
It may have been an improvement of just one hundredth of a second on his previous best, but Ronnie Baker’s world-leading 6.46 run at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Torun made the rest of the athletics world sit up and take note.