Shericka Jackson blazes to World Championships 200m gold

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Jamaica's Shericka Jackson stormed to a 200m victory at the 2022 World Athletics Championships on Thursday evening in Eugene, Oregon.

The 28-year-old Jamaican, who won the 400m bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics, set a new championships record and the second-fastest time in history, winning 200m gold in a sensational 21.45. Shell-Ann Fraser-Pryce took silver with a new season's best time of 21.81, while bronze went to the defending 200m World champion Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith (22.02).

Women's 200m final results

Women's 200m Final - Wind +0.6

1Shericka JACKSONJAM21.45 CR0.144
2Shelly-Ann FRASER-PRYCEJAM21.81 SB0.145
3Dina ASHER-SMITHGBR22.020.125
4Aminatou SEYNINIG22.120.195
5Abby STEINERUSA22.260.200
6Tamara CLARKUSA22.320.197
7Elaine THOMPSON-HERAHJAM22.390.139
8Mujinga KAMBUNDJISUI22.550.113
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