No medals added, however Jamaica hunt one other sweep in girls’s 200m 


Jamaica failed so as to add to their medal depend on the half-way stage of the 18th World Athletics Championships inside Hayward Area in Eugene, Oregon on Tuesday.

5 Jamaicans entered finals however none was capable of end on the rostrum.

Jaheel Hyde was the best-placed Jamaican, ending in sixth place with a private greatest 48.03 seconds within the males’s 400m hurdles closing.

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The race was received in a Championships Report 46.29 seconds by the inform Brazilian Alison Dos Santos, with the American pair of Rai Benjamin in a season’s greatest 46.89 seconds taking the silver medal and Trevor Bassitt, with a private greatest 47.39 seconds claiming the bronze medal.

Norway’s Olympic Video games gold medallist and World Report holder Karsten Warholm, just like the Wolmer’s Boys’ College alumnus Hyde, bought caught up in Dos Santos’ torrid early tempo and light within the homestretch regardless of being in second and fourth locations, respectively, with 100m to run.

Within the males’s discus, Fedrick Dacres completed in ninth place with 64.85m, and Traves Smikle was 12th and final with 62.23m.

The occasion was received by Slovenia’s Kristjan Ceh with a Championship Report 71.13m, forward of the Lithuanian pair of Mykolas Alekna with 69.27m and Andrius Gudzius with 67.55m.

Jamaica additionally had two of the 12 contributors within the closing of the ladies’s excessive bounce.

Lamara Distin was ninth after clearing 1.93m, whereas Kimberly Williamson was 11th after clearing 1.89m.

The occasion was received by Australia’s Eleanor Patterson with an Asian Report 2.02m, the identical peak as Ukraine’s Yaroslava Mahuchikh, with Italy’s Elena Vallortigara with a season’s greatest 2.00m.

In the meantime, the three Jamaican medallists from the ladies’s 100m closing superior to Thursday’s closing with very spectacular performances.

Main the best way with the quickest time was Shericka Jackson, who blitzed the primary semi-final with a jaw-dropping 21.67 seconds clocking.

Semi-final two was received by American Tamara Clark in 21.95, simply forward of Nice Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith in a season’s greatest 21.96 seconds, and Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson-Herah with 21.97 seconds, additionally a season’s greatest.

Then within the third and closing semi-final, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce responded to Jackson 21.67 seconds with a season’s greatest 21.82 seconds, main all the best way to win comfortably forward of American primary Abby Steiner in 22.15 seconds.

Jamaica will probably be with none contestant within the males’s equal, as Yohan Blake didn’t face the starter in his semi-final one warmth on account of an damage, whereas Rasheed Dwyer might fare no higher than eighth and final in a pedestrian 20.87 seconds.

However all three girls superior from the 400m hurdles heats to Wednesday’s semi-finals.

Janieve Russell received Warmth Two in 54.52 seconds, Shiann Salmon was second in Warmth 4 in 54.91 seconds, and Rushell Clayton was fourth in Warmth 5 in 54.99 seconds.

Additionally on Wednesday, the semi-finals of the lads’s and girls’s 400m will probably be contested, whereas the lads bow into motion within the 800m heats.

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