Osaka triple gold medalist Allyson Felix and two-time IAAF Golden League winner Sanya Richards will go head-to-head in the women's 200 and 400 meters at the 2008 Weltklasse Zürich, meet organizers announced Monday. The winner of each event will receive $16,000 in prize money. There will be an additional bonus of 500 grams of gold up for grabs for the athlete that wins both races.
The fifth of six Golden League meets, Weltklasse Zurich will take place on August 29, just five days after the closing ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Beijing.
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