US secures place in women’s 4x400 relay final

Friday, August 10, 2012

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US 4x400 women’s team made a statement today clocking 3:22.09 to win Heat 2 of the semi finals.

 The race was a match-up between the two most successful teams in the 4x400m, the US and Russia (3:23:11), with World Indoor champions Great Britain (3:25:05) placing third.

Olympic 400m champion Sanya Richards Ross was rested by the Americans and should compete in the finals.

Rank Lane Team Reac. T Time Record
1 8 United States 0.179 03:22.1
2 3 Russia 0.164 03:23.1 SB Q
3 7 Great Britain 0.182 03:25.0 SB Q
4 5 Czech Republic 0.224 03:26.2

5 6 Poland 0.198 03:30.1

6 1 Ireland 0.157 03:30.5 SB
7 4 Brazil 0.203 03:33.0

8 2 Turkey 0.186 03:34.7




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