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Jamaican Women’s 4x100m Team Set New Championship Record

The Jamaican team in the Women’s 4x100m Final at the World Championships in Moscow not only took gold, but also set a new championship record of 41.29.

Carrie Russell, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Schillonie Calvert and Nickiesha Wilson posed next to their record time on the clock at the Luzhniki Stadium on August 18, 2013.

The team took the title on Day Nine of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013.


1 Jamaica 41.29 CR
2 United States 42.75
3 Great Britain & N.I. 42.87
4 Germany 42.9
5 Russia 42.93 SB
6 Canada 43.28
France DQ R170.7
Brazil DNF

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