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Julian Forte finishes sixth in Monaco, says no real cause for concern #glnrDiamondLeague

Published:Friday | July 15, 2016 | 4:13 PM
Julian Forte ... “I have been doing a lot of loading since I came over; been under a lot of heavy training. So no real cause for concern; I think I am just loaded."

Ryon Jones, Gleaner Writer

MONTE CARLO, Monaco:
Julian Forte put his below par performance in the 200m at the Herculis IAAF Diamond League down to the stage where his training is at currently.

He clocked a time of 20.40 to finish sixth.

“I have been doing a lot of loading since I came over; been under a lot of heavy training,” Forte said. “So no real cause for concern; I think I am just loaded.”

The race was won by Panama’s Alonso Edward in 20.10.

France’s Christophe Lemanitre was second in a season best 20.24 while Costa Rica’s Nervy Brenes set a new national record of 20.33 for fourth.