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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce pulls out of another track meet

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

BEIJING, CHINA - AUGUST 29: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica celebrates after crossing the finish line to win gold in the Women’s 4x100 Metres Relay final during day eight of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 29, 2015 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

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Olympic and World 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica pulled out of a track meet for a second straight weekend, with organizers of Saturday’s Diamond League meet in Shanghai saying she has a “small toe injury.”

“She currently gets treatment and expects to be fit on a short notice,” a press release said.

Fraser-Pryce was a late scratch from last Saturday’s Jamaica Invitational in Kingston, with no widespread reports of the reason for that withdrawal.

Fraser-Pryce last raced at the Penn Relays on April 30.

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