James Dasaolu targets improvement

Dasaolu targets improvement
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British sprinter James Dasaolu says that he is hoping to build on his performance at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow.

British sprinter James Dasaolu is hoping to build on his performance at the World Athletics Championships.

The 25-year-old qualified for the final of the men's 100m at the Moscow event, finishing in eighth place with a time of 10.21 seconds.

"Yesterday was the first time I had run out of blocks for three weeks and I was just happy to be in the final," he told BBC Sport.

"This is my first year going under 10 seconds and hopefully I can build on this."

Jamaica's Usain Bolt took the gold medal in the event with a time of 9.77 seconds. America's Justin Gatlin claimed sliver and Bolt's compatriot Nesta Carter bagged bronze.

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