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• USA Wins Golden World Relays Baton

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Having won 7 out of 10 events  team USA was the overall winner at  IAAF/BTC World Relays Championships 2015.  


The only events USA did not win was men's and women's 4x200m and women's 4x100m. Men's 4x200m and women's 4x100m was won by Jamaica, meanwhile women's 4x200m was won by Nigeria.

Team USA scored 63 points to claim World Relays Golden Baton. Jamaica with 46 points repeated its last year's second place finish.

Poland made a major improvement by finishing in third place overall. At last year's World Relays Polish team finished in 9th place. 

Also team Australia improved their position from last year by finishing in fourth place. 

Rank Team Score
1 United StatesUnited States 63.0
2 JamaicaJamaica 46.0
3 PolandPoland 34.0
4 AustraliaAustralia 25.0
5 GermanyGermany 21.0
6 FranceFrance 19.0
7 KenyaKenya 15.0
8 Great Britain & N.I.Great Britain & N.I. 15.0
9 BrazilBrazil 13.0
10 BahamasBahamas 11.0
11 CanadaCanada 11.0
12 NigeriaNigeria 10.0
13 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobago 8.0
14 MexicoMexico 7.0
15 BelgiumBelgium 6.0
15 JapanJapan 6.0
17 Saint Kitts and NevisSaint Kitts and Nevis 6.0
18 CubaCuba 5.0
18 PR of ChinaPR of China 5.0
20 IrelandIreland 4.0
21 Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea 3.0
22 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 3.0
23 BotswanaBotswana 1.0

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