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Jamaica Wins Women’s 4×100 Metres Relay Silver Medal In Daegu

Jamaica’s quartet of Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Kerron Stewart, Sherone Simpson and 200m champion Veronica Campbell-Brown ran a new national record of 41.70 seconds to place second in the women’s 4×100 metres sprint event at the 2011 World Championships in Daegu, South Korea. Complete details below.

1 United States
(Bianca Knight; Allyson Felix; Marshevet Myers; Carmelita Jeter)
USA 41.56 (WL) 0.179
2 Jamaica
(Shelly-Ann Fraser – Pryce; Kerron Stewart; Sherone Simpson; Veronica Campbell-Brown)
JAM 41.70 (NR) 0.207
3 Ukraine
(Olesya Povh; Nataliya Pohrebnyak; Mariya Ryemyen; Hrystyna Stuy)
UKR 42.51 (SB) 0.171
4 Trinidad and Tobago
(Kai Selvon; Kelly-Ann Baptiste; Semoy Hackett; Michelle-Lee Ahye)
TRI 42.58 0.175
5 France
(Myriam Soumaré; Céline Distel; Lina Jacques-Sébastien; Véronique Mang)
FRA 42.70 0.190
6 Russia
(Yulia Gushchina; Natalia Rusakova; Elizabeta Savlinis; Aleksandra Fedoriva)
RUS 42.93 0.169
7 Nigeria
(Gloria Asumnu; Oludamola Osayomi; Agnes Osazuwa; Blessing Okagbare)
NGR 42.93 0.163
8 Brazil
(Ana Claudia Silva; Vanda Gomes; Franciela Krasucki; Rosângela Santos)
BRA 43.10 0.187



Posted: September 4th, 2011 | Filed under: Daegu-2011 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »