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Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
ALLYSON FELIX, NOAH LYLES, & DALILAH MUHAMMAD HEADLINE ZURICH INSPIRATION GAMES THIS THURSDAY, JULY 9 LIVE AT 2 P.M. ET ON OLYMPIC CHANNEL: HOME OF TEAM USA
The Diamond League Event Features 30 Track & Field Superstars Competing in Eight Disciplines, Spanning Seven Locations & Two Continents
Live Stream Coverage Available on NBCSports.com, OlympicChannel.com & the NBC Sports App
All Olympic Sports Coverage Televised and Streamed Across NBC Sports Platforms is Presented by Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA
STAMFORD, Conn. – July 7, 2020 – The most decorated American woman in Olympic track & field history Allyson Felix, reigning 200m world champion Noah Lyles, and reigning Olympic and world 400m hurdles champion Dalilah Muhammad headline live coverage of the Zurich Inspiration Games this Thursday, July 9 at 2 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA. NBCSN will air an encore presentation Thursday at 5:30 p.m. ET.
With the Diamond League season unable to go ahead as traditionally planned due to the COVID-19 crisis, Zurich, Switzerland, will host the innovative live event with 30 track & field superstars competing across eight disciplines, spanning seven stadiums (including Zurich’s Letzigrund Stadium) and two continents (Europe and North America), featuring two locations in the United States (Walnut, Calif. and Bradenton, Fla.).
Felix, Lyles, Muhammad, two-time Olympic triple jump gold medalist Christian Taylor, and 2016 Olympic medal-winning pole vaulters Sandi Morris and Sam Kendricks highlight the Americans expected to compete. Felix will compete in the 150m, Muhammad will race the 300m hurdles, while Lyles, Taylor, Morris and Kendricks will compete in their signature events. For more information and full entry list, click here.
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