Universal Sports Network's Multiplatform Coverage of Diamond League Continues Live From Lausanne on August 23 at at 2 pm ETWritten by Super User
Track & Field Season Continues with 19 Olympic Champions Scheduled To Compete, Simultaneous LIVE Twitter Chat with Commentator Ato Boldon from 2-4 PM ET Thursday - Los Angeles – August 22, 2012 – Universal Sports Network (USN) continues its multiplatform coverage of the 2012 Diamond League LIVE from Lausanne, Switzerland on Thursday, August 23 at 2 p.m. ET. The world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, highlights a stunning lineup of Olympic talent including fellow Jamaicans Yohan Blake and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and American sprinters Tyson Gay and Carmelita Jeter. Universal Sports will air the Diamond League events both on-air and online to authenticated users. Anyone who visits UniversalSports.com can enjoy video highlights, photos and breaking news.
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