Result: Justin Gatlin storms to Monaco victory

Justin Gatlin of the United States crosses the finishing line during 2014 IAAF Beijing Challenge at National Sports Center on May 21, 2014
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Justin Gatlin wins the men's 200m at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco with a time of 19.68 seconds.

Justin Gatlin has claimed victory in the men's 200m at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco.

The 32-year-old set a time of 19.68 seconds, which makes him the eighth-fastest 200m runner of all time.

Nickel Ashmeade finished second ahead of Christophe Lemaitre, while Tyson Gay, who has just returned from a one-year drugs ban, finished fourth.

Gatlin won the 100m bronze medal during the London 2012 Olympics.

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