Reece Prescod beats Justin Gatlin in Shanghai

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Shericka Jackson, 22.36 seconds, was again solid in the 200m, where she ran third behind the unbelievable Shaunae Miller-Uibo, who posted a meet record and season best of 22.06 with Dafne Schippers taking second place in 22.34. Jamaica's world and Olympic champion Omar McLeod won in his first 110m hurdles race of the year, clocking 13.16 to equal the world lead and finish ahead of Spain's Orlando Ortega with 13.17.

In the final race of the night, British sprinter Reece Prescod was victorious in 10.04 seconds.

Xue Changrui disclosed he didn't expect his 5.71m, he said: "To be honest the result came as a little surprise, I had no confidence before the game".

Olympic gold medalist Brianna McNeal won the women's 100 hurdles in a meet record 12.50.

"Today's competition was good, but I meant to break 20m and it's a pity I didn't manage it", she said.

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Olympic champion Delilah Muhammad won the women's 400 hurdles in 53.77, barely fending off a late charge from Commonwealth champ Janieve Russell, who lost by one hundredth of a second. The native of Medicine Hat, Alta., finished the race in 55.23 seconds.

Defending Diamond League champion and local favourite Gong Lijiao won the women's shot put with a throw of 19.99 metres, securing her fourth Shanghai Diamond League victory. It was his first meet since his injury.

Wycliffe Kinyamal set a personal best in the 800, out-sprinting fellow Kenyan Jonathan Kitilit on the home straight with a time of 1.43.91.

A season's best from Isaac Makwala (44.23) was only good enough for second place as the Botswanan was beaten to the finish line by Steven Gardiner of the Bahamas, who clocked a meeting record of 43.99 in the men's 400m.

Mariya Lasitskene of Russian Federation earned her 38th consecutive win in the women's high jump.

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Andre De Grasse finished well back of the victor in his first men's 100-metre event of the IAAF Diamond League season on Saturday in Shanghai, China.

World record holder of Pole Vault, Lavillenie Renaud of France beat Lisek Piotr and Chinese athlete Xue Changrui with 5.81 meters.

Shubenkov's compatriot Mariya Lasitskene, the double world women's high jump champion, maintained a winning run that goes back to July 2016 as she cleared 1.97m, the best so far this season.

With files from The Canadian Press.

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