American sprinters who were stripped of their 2000 Olympics relay medals because teammate Marion Jones was doping won an appeal Friday to have them restored.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled in favor of the women, who had appealed the International Olympic Committee's decision to disqualify them from the Sydney Games.
In Sydney, Jearl Miles-Clark, Monique Hennagan, LaTasha Colander Clark and Andrea Anderson were part of the squad that won gold in the 1,600-meter relay. Chryste Gaines, Torri Edwards, Nanceen Perry and Passion Richardson were on the 400 bronze medal squad.
•Usain Bolt (9.84 seconds) won the men's 100 meters over fellow Jamaican Asafa Powell (9.91) at the Diamond League meet in Paris. David Oliver set the American record in the men's 110m hurdles (12.89 seconds) and Jeremy Wariner won the 400 in a world-leading time of 44.49 seconds. In women's events, Brittney Reese won the long jump (22 feet, 31/2 inches) while Allyson Felix won the 200 (22.14).