October 10, 1988 | William Oscar Johnson
October 03, 1988 | William Oscar Johnson
In late May, Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson traveled to the Caribbean island of St. Kitts to be treated by his doctor, Jamie Astaphan. Ten days before, he had aggravated a pulled left hamstring, an injury that could...
August 29, 1988 | Kenny Moore
January 25, 1988 | Craig Neff
Ben Johnson flew 2,800 miles to win twice in two days and set a world best
December 28, 1987
Sparks flew in the heat of August. Ben Johnson of Canada burned through 100 meters at the World Track & Field Championships in Rome in a world-record 9.83 seconds. At the politically hot Pan Am Games in Indianapolis,...