Thursday, November 14, 2019

Another gold for JA…women’s sprint relay team delivers in world-leading time

jamaica-gleaner.com

Jamaica captured another gold medal at the IAAF World Athletics Championship in Doha, Qatar, today after the women’s 4×100 metres relay team won the event in a world-leading time.

This is the third gold medal for Jamaica at the championship.

The quartet of Natalliah Whyte, four time 100-metre world champion Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, Joinelle Smith and 400-metre bronze medallist Shericka Jackson came home in 41.44 seconds.

Great Britain finished second in a season’s best time of 41.85 seconds.

The United States took the bronze medal, also in a season’s best time of 42.10 seconds.