While his name was mentioned among athletes involved in the doping scandal that affects Jamaicans, Nesta Carter was called in selection to relieve the withdrawal of Yohan Blake at the Athletics World Championships in Moscow in the 100m. What suddenly bleached him from the doping.
Reigning World Champion in the distance, Blake was forced to draw a line on the world (August 10 to 18) because of an injury.
Nestar Carter is the second best time recorder of the season in 9” 87 (July 13 at a meeting in Madrid) behind Usain Bolt. He joined the Jamaican team of the straight line which is composed of Bolt, Kemar Bailey-Cole and Nick Ashmeade.